Category: Odds and Ends

Looking Forward – June 2024

  Brian Walker, Chapter Chairman – Well, it was bound to happen at some point.  The SBE website (www.sbe.org) is down.  Chris S. is busy working with SBE’s web host to get the site back up.  If you go to…

June 2024 Chapter Luncheon Announcement

    The June Chapter luncheon will feature Marie Summers and Jonathan Wallace of Broadcast Software International (BSI). It will take place on June 11 at Round Table Pizza in Federal Way. They will discuss how BSI leverages its 20…

The May 2024 Chapter Luncheon Report

Jason Eshuis from Key Code Media and David DeBuhr from Sony Electronics presented at our May 14 luncheon at the Federal Way Round Table Pizza on the topic “The Architects of Virtualized Media Production.” They discussed the technical evolution of…

From the Chair – May

It appears that Spring has Sprung, and while access to the FM and TV sites is getting much easier, access to the AM sites can be a battle because of all the flora coming to life.  I don’t know about…

March Luncheon Report

Our March Chapter Luncheon speaker was Brad Fisher, the Vice President of Sales at Revelux LED Video.  The luncheon was held on Tuesday, March 12 at the studios of Classic KING FM in downtown Seattle. Brad discussed recent developments in…

February Luncheon Report

Our guest presenter for the February SBE Chapter 16 luncheon was Gary Luhrman, Sales and Marketing Manager at Inovonics.  Gary introduced tje 677 Triple Tuner EAS Monitor Receiver at our chapter luncheon meeting at the Federal Way Round Table Pizza…

Chapter 16 Christmas Party

Jim Dalke, Editor – SBE Chapter 16’s annual grand Christmas party was held on December 16 at Ivar’s Salmon House on Seattle’s Lake Union. It was a festive and enjoyable event! The evening started with a “Happy Hour” hosted by…

November Chapter Luncheon Report

Our November Luncheon presenter was Chris Crump, Senior Sales Director for Comrex Corporation.  Chris discussed and showed some of the latest Comrex technology for connecting broadcasters with their audiences.  Chris demonstrated some of the latest IP codecs, solutions, and technology.…

Important Alert from Sage Alerting Systems!

By Jim Dalke, Waveguide Editor – Sage Alerting Systems has announced that they continue to work on the Rev96 update. Sage says they have informed the FCC that the update has taken longer to produce than we had anticipated and…

Clay’s (Last) Corner November 2023

  Clay Freinwald, a long-time member of the Society of Broadcast Engineers (member number 714) and Seattle Chapter 16, has announced his retirement from writing Clay’s Corner.  Clay began writing his column in 1986 on his Apple 2E, saved it…