Category: Chapter News

Chapter Christmas Party Goes Online!

The Annual SBE Chapter 16 Christmas Party scheduled for December 12, has been cancelled due to the COVID19 pandemic. The event has been held for the last few years at Ivar’s Salmon house on Lake Union, but Ivar’s has closed…

November Virtual Luncheon Report

The SBE Chapter 16 Virtual Luncheon was held at noon on Wednesday, November 11.  Fifteen members and guests attended the Zoom event. The program presenter was Jenn Liang-Chaboud, Market Development Specialist at Shure Corporation.  Jenn talked headset and lapel microphones…

October Virtual Luncheon Report

The SBE Chapter 16 October Virtual Luncheon was held on Wednesday, the 8th.  Our presenters were Ben Nemser and Danny Ritts of Nemal Electronics.  There were 11 members and guest logged into the Zoom virtual event. Chapter Chairman Dave Ratener…

September Meeting Report

There were 16 members and friends joining the virtual SBE Chapter 16 luncheon held on September 9. Presenter Doug Ferber, VP of Sales at Tieline, was joined by Tieline Codec Expert Jacob Daniluck in a discussion of the latest Tieline…

Engineer of the Year Presentation

Michael Brooks, CBRE, was named as Chapter 16 Engineer of the Year for 2020 early this summer. The chapter normally presents the EOY award plaque at the Annual Chapter Picnic in July.  Because of COVID19 the picnic was cancelled for…

In Memoriam – Pat O’Day

Long time KJR disc jockey and broadcast entrepreneur Pat O’Day passed away at his home on the San Juan Islands August 4. He not only was one of Seattle’s most popular DJ’s in his day, but he was a station…

September Chapter Meeting

Doug Ferber, VP of Sales at Tieline will be one of the presenters at our September Chapter Meeting online on September 9 at noon. Doug will be joined by Tieline Codec Expert Jacob Daniluck as they discuss among other topics,…

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…

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…