BROWN NAMED BAYLISS ROASTEE
Pacific Grove, CA - October 14, 2004 - Jefferson-Pilot's Clarke Brown, the 2004
recipient of the NAB National Radio Award, will be the "dis" honored
guest at the 19th Annual Bayliss Radio Roast to be held March 16, 2005,
at the Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. Mark your calendar now to
attend one of the radio industry's most prestigious events --- bankers,
brokers, radio group heads and rep firms together on one night for fun
and fundraising to benefit the Bayliss Radio Scholarship program!
is president of Jefferson-Pilot Communication's Radio Division, in which capacity
he oversees stations in Miami, Charlotte, San Diego, Denver, and Atlanta. Mr. Brown
has been with Jefferson-Pilot for 37 years, starting at WQZI AM/FM Atlanta as an
account executive in 1967. In 1983, Brown was named Assistant Vice President of
the station. In 1985, he became General Manager of KSON AM/FM, a new Jefferson-Pilot
station in San Diego. That station quickly became profitable, and Mr. Brown was put
in charge of the company's Denver stations. In 1990, Brown returned to Atlanta to
revive WQZI AM/FM. He was named to his current position in 1991.
A graduate of the University of Missouri and Atlanta Law School, Mr. Brown
serves on the Radio Advisory Board of the Associated Press, the board of the
National Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the Radio Advertising Bureau. Currently
the chairman of the Radio Operators Caucus, he has also served as president of the
Atlanta Broadcasters Advertisers Club and as chairman of the 2002 NAB Radio
Show Steering Committee.
Cocktails and dinner precede the evening's festivities at the Bayliss Radio
Roast. For advertising or sponsorship opportunities, or to request an invitation,
please contact The John Bayliss Broadcast Foundation at (831) 655-5229
or by e-mail: email@example.com.