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Roland Robinson – SBE National Educator of the Year

Long time SBE Chapter 16 Member, Roland Robinson, CBTE, CBNT, CTO, has been named co-recipient of the 2020 James C. Wulliman SBE Educator of the Year award.  The award recognizes outstanding service and excellence in sharing knowledge through teaching other…

Clay’s Corner – August

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 July started out, early in the morning of the 1st with another Capital Hill media event as the City moved in to clear away what was known as…

Chapter Board Election Results

The Annual Chapter 16 Board Election was held online in July this year with the following members elected to office as follows:   Chairman, Dave Ratener, CPBE, CBNT Vice Chairman, Alex Brewster, CBRE, CBNT Secretary, Caleb Pearl, CTO Treasurer, Michael…

Brooks Named Engineer of the Year

Chapter 16 has selected Michael Brooks, CBRE, as the Chapter Engineer of the Year for 2020. Michael has served on the Chapter Board of Directors and is currently the Chapter Secretary. He is employed at Seattle’s Classic KING FM as…

June Chapter Meeting Report

Steve Moreen of Dielectric was the presenter for the “virtual” Chapter Meeting Wednesday, June 13 Steve talked about Dielectrics work to help broadcasters complete the final repack phase.  Steve also discussed Dielectrics developments in the NextGen TV transition, including a…

May Meeting Report

The May Chapter 16 meeting was held via “Zoom” online.  The meeting began at noon as Chairman Dave Ratener called the meeting to order and a brief business meeting was held. The group then was joined by Nautel’s Jeff Wilson…

SBE Chapter Board Members Wanted

The chapter is currently accepting nominations for all positions for the Chapter 16 Board of Directors. This nomination period will be open through June 15, 2020. As a member of Chapter 16 of The Society of Broadcast Engineers, you may…

Clay’s Corner June

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Here I set, near the end of May, and time to write this column. Six months ago, would you have ever dreamed we would be living in a…

Chapter Board Election 2020

It is time once again to elect the Board of Directors for the 2020 – 2021 year.  The Nominations and Elections Committee has selected the candidates for the election and balloting will be conducted on the web through Election Runner…

2020 Scholarship Applications Open

Every year, Seattle SBE Chapter 16 offers assistance for chapter members wanting to improve their technical skills and further their technical knowledge in the broadcast industry.  The chapter has established the Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship Fund for Broadcast Engineering Education…