2007 NAB Marconi Radio Award Winners Announced

September 28, 2007



Charlotte, NC - Sep 27, 2007 - Winners of the 2007 National Association of Broadcasters Marconi Radio Awards were announced Sept. 27 at the annual NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner. Established in 1989 and named after inventor and Nobel Prize winner Guglielmo Marconi, the NAB Marconi Radio Awards recognize radio's outstanding personalities and stations in 21 categories. An independent task force of broadcasters selected the finalists and ballots were sent to members of the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Selection Academy in August. The ballots were tabulated by an independent accounting firm.

This year's NAB Marconi Radio Award recipients are:

Legendary Station
WWL-AM New Orleans, LA
AC Station of the Year
WBEB-FM Philadelphia, PA
 
Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year
Sean Hannity, ABC Radio Networks
CHR Station of the Year
WVAQ-FM Morgantown, WV
 
Major Market Station of the Year
WGN-AM Chicago, IL
Country Station of the Year
WIVK-FM Knoxville, TN
 
Large Market Station of the Year
KSTP-FM Minneapolis, MN
News/Talk Station of the Year
WWL-AM New Orleans, LA
 
Medium Market Station of the Year
WWL-AM New Orleans, LA
Oldies Station of the Year
WWSW-FM Pittsburgh, PA
 
Small Market Station of the Year
WAXX-FM Eau Claire, WI
Religious Station of the Year
KLTY-FM Dallas, TX
 
Major Market Personality of the Year
Big Boy, KPWR-FM Burbank, CA
Rock Station of the Year
WMMR-FM Philadelphia, PA
 
Large Market Personality of the Year
Chuck Collier, WGAR-FM Cleveland, OH
Spanish Station of the Year
KLVE-FM Los Angeles, CA
 
Medium Market Personality of the Year
Van & Bonnie, WHO-AM Des Moines, IA
Sports Station of the Year
KTCK-AM Dallas, TX
 
Small Market Personality of the Year
Mike McNamara, KNOX-AM Grand Forks, ND
Urban Station of the Year
WHUR-FM Washington, DC
 
Spanish Format Personality of the Year
Rafael Pulido, WOJO-FM Chicago, IL

The NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner and Show was hosted by talk radio personality Glenn Beck of Premiere Radio Networks. The show also featured a performance by Collective Soul.



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