Station to Station

Calling for Nominations for Station GM, News Director, Multiplatform Broadcaster, Station Group of Year

The deadline for nominations for B&C's yearly honors is Nov. 9 10/09/2015 12:45:00 PM

Autumn is a time for pumpkin dishes, colorful leaves and B&C to ask for nominations for the 2015 Station GM, News Director, Multiplatform Broadcaster and Station Group of the Year.

Send nominations to BNCLETTERS@NBMEDIA.COM. Please include specific examples of how your candidates stood out and thrived in 2015, the particular category and daytime contact info. The deadline is Friday, Nov. 9 at noon ET

B&C honors stations general managers in markets 1-25, 26-50 and 51 and up. The awards for 2015 Station GM of the Year go to those who have “demonstrated exemplary innovation, fearless leadership and flawless execution in a fascinating—and challenging—time in the television industry.”

B&C will award the one station or executive that has led the charge across platforms, including mobile TV, streaming and social media, as the 2015 Multiplatform Broadcaster of the Year.

For 2015 News Director of the Year, B&C is looking for a field general who, amid this fragmented media landscape, has “directed the troops to create comprehensive, timely content with the most relevance to their market.”

The 2015 Station Group of the Year honor goes to “one outstanding group of local television stations whose leading reportage, ratings, financial results and strategic moves demonstrated its exceptional accomplishments in taking on dynamic market trends.”

The honorees will be featured in the Dec. 21 issue of Broadcasting & Cable.