Category: Chapter News

SBE Chapter 16 Members Honored at National Meeting

Jim Dalke CPBE, Editor – Two SBE Chapter 16 members were honored at the annual SBE Membership Meeting and Awards Presentation webcast September 23.  The program was held online this year after in-person events had to be cancelled because of…

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,…

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…

Chapter Christmas Party Goes Online!

Our Annual SBE Chapter 16 Christmas Party has been transformed into a grand online affair with more great gifts and prizes than ever. The party will be a Zoom event scheduled for Saturday, December 12, at 6:30pm. If you would…

October Virtual Luncheon

  The SBE Chapter 16 October Virtual Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, the 8th at noon.  Our presenters will be Ben Nemser and Danny Ritts of Nemal Electronics.  The presentation will include an overview of applications for fiber optics…

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…