Category: Chapter News

January Luncheon Announcement

The January Chapter Luncheon will be held on January 9 at noon at the KIRO-TV Studios in Seattle.  Mark Thompson of Blackmagic will be onsite with the Blackmagic Design mobile demonstration van.  You will be able to see first-hand the…

September Luncheon Report

Eddy Vanderkerken, Director of Sales for Radio Frequency Systems was the presenter for out September Chapter Luncheon.  He covered several contemporary topics including the broadcast television spectrum repacking program.  RFS is a global designer and manufacturer of total-package solutions for…

Chapter Election Results

The voting is in with a new slate of officers for Seattle SBE Chapter 16.  Thank you to those chapter members that took time to submit their ballot in this year’s election.  We are looking forward to the new board…

September Luncheon

Our September Luncheon speaker will be Eddy Vandekerken, Director of Sales for Radio Frequency Systems. His presentation will give insight into how antenna design influences radiation patterns, how the design and manufacturing of antennas and RF filters has evolved, and the…

Picnic 2018 Report

There were over 40 members and guests attending this years Annual Chapter Picnic at the historic KIRO-AM transmitter site on Vashon Island.  This year’s picnic included the traditional hamburgers and hotdogs and potato salad.  The food was prepared by Mike…

Website gets National Award

Seattle Chapter 16 was awarded the “The Best Chapter Communications Award” at the SBE National Meeting in Boston October 3. The award recognizes the chapter that produces the best locally published newsletter providing up-to-date and relevant information about the industry…

October Luncheon Announcement

The October 10 Chapter Luncheon will feature a tour in pictures of the transmitters installed on the One World Trade Center in New York.  Our guest presenter will be Don Backus, Account Manager for Rohde and Schwarz (RSA) Radio Transmitters. …

SBE Election 2018

Ryan Phillips, Chapter Election Committee – It’s time for the SBE Chapter 16 Board Officers election. Nominations are now being accepted for the board positions of Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, and two Board Directors. Consider nominating those in our…

May Luncheon Report

There were 31 members and guests attending the Chapter Luncheon at Federal Way Round Table Pizza May 16.  The emphasis of the Luncheon was to provide an opportunity for broadcast students to interact with the students attend.  The event provided…

Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship

  SBE Chapter 16 is proud to offer for the 4th year in a row the SBE Chapter 16 Arne Skoog Memorial Scholarship.  With last year’s expansion to include more states in the northwest, the scholarship was given to SBE…