Contributor Pro-File: Bob Newberry
Apr 1, 2009 8:00 AM
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This month: Bob Newberry, Field Report - Intrinsic Net Studio Hawk
Market Engineering Manager
Clear Channel Radio Birmingham/Tuscaloosa, AL
After six-years in the Navy servicing radar, Newberry began his broadcasting career in 1975 in Brunswick, GA, and bootstrapped himself into chief engineer positions at stations from Mobile, AL, to Louisville, KY. A five-year detour at Martin-Marietta Aerospace started in 1985. He returned to radio in 1990 and is now market engineering manager for Clear Channel Radio in the Birmingham/Tuscaloosa Alabama market.
Several versions of the Hawk and now the Studio Hawk have been an indispensible safety net for our operations in Birmingham and Tuscaloosa for several years now. I feel comfortable enough to "disengage" from constant monitoring knowing the Studio Hawk will alert me the minute any one of our stations has an audio problem....