Jacobs Concludes Going For The Gold Campaign
Southfield, MI - Mar 16, 2009 - After a week of gathering and posting digital photos of gold and platinum album awards from stations all over the United States, the Jacobs Media Going For The Gold campaign has concluded. More than 2,600 digital pictures have been posted to Jacobs Media's Going For The Gold website, culled from more than 200 radio stations, representing 40 of the 50 states, plus the District of Columbia.
The campaign's organizer forwarded the images to the NAB. Both groups are pleased with the response and the message they want to send to Congress. The campaign was designed to demonstrate radio's role in promoting music and artists. Its genesis came from Emmis St. Louis Market Manager John Beck. NRG's Chuck DuCoty and Mary Quass asked Jacobs Media to lead the campaign.
The more than 75 Web pages filled with gold and platinum albums is a digital collection of thank-yous from the record industry, underscoring radio's historic support and contributions to music and artists.
Acceptable Use Policy blog comments powered by Disqus
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Today in Radio History
The history of radio broadcasting extends beyond the work of a few famous inventors.
EAS Information More on EAS
The feed provides feeds for all US states and territories.
Need a calendar for your computer desktop? Use one of ours.
Information from manufacturers and associations about industry news, products, technology and business announcements.
This high-visibility and high-traffic area got the full acoustic treatment.
Browse Back Issues[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Also in the May Issue
- Remote Access and Site Connectivity: Wireless
- Standards of FM Allocation and Interference
- Side by Side: Mic Processors
- Field Report: Deva Broadcast DB4004
- Field Report: APT WorldCast Systems Horizon NextGen
- New Products
- 20 Years of Radio magazine: May 1994