She will speak at a session entitled "The Washington Face-Off" to be held April 12, 2011.
Cooley joined CNET in 1995 and provides commentary that combines the perspectives of consumers, innovators and the financial markets.
The WSIX-FM personality will receive the award during the 2011 NAB Show.
The deadline for all submissions is Oct. 22, 2010.
The partnership brings communication service providers closer to broadcast content creators.
An overview of featured technologies from the 2010 NAB Show.
The 2010 NAB Show had a refreshed feeling this year, and the upbeat attitude was obvious in the exhibit hall and sessions.
New products from the 2010 NAB Show from Arrakis, Audioarts Engineering, Bird Technologies, Burk Technology, Harris, Radio Systems, Sadie, Vorsis, Wide Orbit and more.
Handheld devices are everytwhere, and radio is embracing them for equipment control and access.
The 15 top new products of the 2010 NAB Show as selected by the Pick Hits panel of radio engineers.
New remote control systems have evolved far beyond simple contact closures and status indications.
A new-found focus has been given to offering video in addition to the traditional audio component of radio.
TelepresenceWorld at the NAB Show will feature telepresence and telecollaborative design technology.
Sessions are posted as conference proceedings, in the Online Learning Center, or both.
Mendenhall's paper, titled "Extending Your HD Radio Footprint," was selected from approximately 50 papers presented at the NAB Broadcast Engineering Conference.
Attendance at the 2010 NAB Show was up, spirits were high, and the media industry in general appears to be on an upswing.
HD Radio has become more of a fixture than a question mark, at least on FM.
The technology provides continuous monitoring regardless of the device being turned on or off.
2010 NAB show Photo Blog from Radio magazine
15 products were chosen by the Radio magazine Pick Hits panel.
Since 1987, the NAB Crystal Radio Awards have recognized radio stations for their outstanding year-round commitment to community service.
Attendance is up more than 5,000 from 2009.
In his speech, Smith focused on three issues: the radio performance tax, the National Broadband Plan and retransmission consent rights for broadcasters.
The biggest factor driving this reexamination is, of course, the FCC's January nod to increase FM IBOC digital carriers by as much as 10dB over previous levels.
New products to be seen at the 2010 NAB Show from ATI Group, Audemat, Axia Audio, Broadcast Tools, ERI-Electronics Research, Hosa Technology, JK Audio, Orban, Tieline Technology, VeriCorder Technology, Yellowtec and more.