Category: Chapter News

October Meeting

The Monthly Chapter Luncheon will be held at the KIRO-TV studios in Seattle at noon, Wednesday, October 9. John Price, retired broadcast engineer and veteran chapter member, will be leading the October Luncheon with a presentation called “The 4th Network,…

RF101 Series Webinar

Ryan Phillips, Chapter 16 Program Chairman, will be hosting a weekly Educational Webinar covering the RF101 Series, an introduction of RF fundamentals needed to successfully monitor a broadcast facility. Schedule: RF101 Broadcast Terrestrial Transmission Systems MODULE 1: October 22, 2019…

September Luncheon Report

The September Chapter Luncheon featured a video conference with audio guru Bob Orban.  Orban products have been considered the benchmark for audio processing in the radio and television industry.  The interactive session included a discussion of the latest Orban products…

Educator Plaque Presentation

SBE Chapter 16 member Roland Robinson was presented with a plaque honoring for be selected as the Chapter Educator for 2019 by Chairman Jon Kasprick. Roland was unable to attend the Chapter picnic in August. Roland is an instructor of…

Waveguide National Award

SBE Seattle Chapter 16’s website “The Waveguide” ( www.sbe16.org ) has been selected by SBE National as the 2019 Best Chapter Communication of the Year. The award will be made at the SBE National Awards Reception and Dinner on October 16…

The Grand Chapter Picnic

Forty-two Seattle Chapter 16 members gathered at the historic and picturesque KIRO-AM on Vashon Island for their annual summer picnic Saturday, July 13. The picnic menu included the traditional hot dogs and cheeseburgers with all the trimmings.  The food was…

Chapter Election Results Announced

The annual SBE Chapter 16 board election was held last month and the 2019-2020 officers have been announced. Dave Ratener has been elected as the new Chairman, with Ryan Phillips Vice Chairman, Caleb Pearl Secretary, Mike Brooks Treasurer, Jon Kasprick…

Robinson named Chapter Educator of the Year

Seattle SBE Chapter 16 member, Roland Robinson, CBTE, CBT, CTO, has named as the Chapter Educator of the Year.  Roland will be recognized for the award at the Annual Chapter 16 Picnic, July 13. Roland is an Instructor of classes…

Alex Brewster – Chapter Engineer of the Year

The SBE Seattle Chapter 16 Board of Directors has selected Alex Brewster, CBRE, CBNT as the Chapter Engineer of the Year. Alex is currently Assistant Chief Engineer at Entercom, Seattle.  His duties include engineering support for FM stations KKWF, KNDD,…

June Luncheon Report

The June Chapter 16Luncheon featured Paul Kriegler, US Sales Manager of the Telos Alliance.  The June 13 luncheon included a tour of the Telos Demo van filled with the latest Telos audio Gear. At the luncheon, Paul demonstrated the Omnia…