2015 is the year of ‘localism’ for broadcasters

Never in human history have there been so many choices for entertainment.  In 2015, consumers will face an unprecedented number of options when it comes to how they spend their time.  Want to listen to music?  There’s broadcast radio, internet radio, podcasts, CDs, vinyl(!),... Read More.

Another Granite Mikes in the books

The New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters held its annual Granite Mikes Annual Meeting and Awards event this October and by all accounts it was a great night.  Celebrating 60 years as an organization the event took on a ‘50’s’ theme which included the invitations,... Read More.

Cromwell Group President Bud Walters on NextRadio

 A letter from The Cromwell Group founder and President Bud Walters regarding NextRadio: "A portable radio in every pocket…Until now this has never before been possible. I believe that local “over the air” radio has a very bright future if broadcasters offer programming that is unique... Read More.

Joint Management Seminar a Success

Earlier this month the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters, along with the Massachusetts Broadcasters Association, held the first-ever joint seminar aimed at strengthening management skills among their members.  Survey results suggest that the most... Read More.

New face to the National Guard NCSA campaign

Recently, Staff Sergeant Carolina Compton was assigned to the position of Marketing NCO (non-commissioned officer) for the New Hampshire Army National Guard, replacing Sergeant First Class Mathew Lovgren.  Among other duties, the Marketing NCO is our main contact in the state for our NH... Read More.

Advertising tax deductibility challenge looms in 2014

A new issue has been added to the now standard mix of issues facing New Hampshire’s broadcasters.  The “usual suspects” are still present; retransmission consent, the television spectrum auction  and reallocation (which has been delayed until 2015) and radio’s performance tax. Congressman Dave Camp (R-Mich.)... Read More.