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Hall of Fame

The Hubbard Family
Broadcast Pioneers
KOB-TV 4
2017
Gary Sevier
On Air Personality
Noalmark Broadcasting
2016
Ira Gordon
On Air Personality
Hutton Broadcasting
2016
Mike Langner
NMBA Engineer/State EAS Chair
2016
Tom Joles
TV News Anchor
KOB-TV 4
2015
Duane Ryan
Teacher/Station Manager
KENW-TV/FM
2015
George Gonzales
Spanish-language Radio Pioneer
KSWV-FM
2015
TJ Trout
On Air Personality
KZRR-FM, 94 Rock
2015
Judith Jenkins
Radio News Anchor
770 KKOB-AM
2014
Allen Lumeyer
Owner/General Manager
Radio of Las Cruces
2014
Milt McConnell
General Manager
Citadel Broadcasting
2014
Dr. Barry Ramo
Health Reporter
KOAT-TV 7
2013
Bob Gold
Broadcaster/Lobbyist
2013
Donald "Doc" Elder
OnAir Personality
KSEL-FM
2012
Frank Haley
On Air Personality
KKIM-AM
2012
Larry Barker
Investigative Reporter
KRQE-TV 13
2012
Paul Starr
General Manager
Noalmark Broadcasting, Hobbs
2011
Gene Mortensen
Radio Announcer/Voice of the Hilltoppers
KRSN-AM
2010
Art Schreiber
Station Manager
KKOB-AM
2010
John and Betty King
Owners/Managers
KBIM-AM/FM and KBIM-TV
2009
Mike Roberts
On Air Personality/"Voice of the Lobos"
KKOB-AM
2008
"Blackie" Gonzales
Spanish-Language Television Pioneer
Son Broadcasting
2008
Ed Gomez
Spanish-language Radio Pioneer
KABQ-AM
2007
KOB-AM
Legendary New Mexico Radio Station
KOB-AM
2007
Bobby Box
OnAir Personality
KABG-FM, Big Oldies
2006
The Hebenstreit Family
Television Pioneers
KGGM-TV
2006
Sammy Chioda
Station Manager
Millennium Media
2005
Action 7 News Team
Mary Lynn Roper, Jim Boggio, Johnny Morris, Howard Morgan
KOAT-TV
2005
Max Sklower
Station Manager
KOAT-TV
2004
Hewell Jones
Owner/Manager
KTQM-FM/KWKA-AM
2004
Dick Knipfing
TV News Anchor
KRQE-TV
2003
Ernie Mills
Political Reporter
Dateline New Mexico
2003
Dave Button
Owner/OnAir Personality
KSVP-AM/KTZA-FM
2002
Ken Kendrick
Owner/Manager
KENN-AM/KRWN-FM
2002
Dave Herman
Station Manager
KOB-TV
2002
Bettie Cleveland
Station Manager
KOBF-TV
2001
Jim Roper
Owner/Manager
KRTN-AM/KRTN-FM
2001
Jim Gober
Owner/Manager
KNDN-AM/KWYK-FM
2001
Dorothy Smith
Traffic Manager
KOB-TV
2001
Jerry Danzinger
General Manager
KOB-TV
2001

excellence in broadcasting awards, 2018

Past Winners

NMBA invites our members to submit their best work from the past year* for consideration in the 2018 NMBA Excellence in Broadcasting Awards.

Call for entries deadline is Friday, April 13, 2018 by 5pm. Stations will be invoiced for their entries at $35/per entry. Payment MUST be received by May 1 to be considered for the competition. Log in now and start uploading your entries!

Last year’s Stations of the Year:

Small Radio Market KSEL-FM, Rooney Moon Broadcasting in Portales
Medium Radio Market KSMX-FM, Rooney Moon Broadcasting in Clovis
Large Radio Market KGRT-FM, Adams Radio Group in Las Cruces
Metro Radio Market KQTM The Team in Albuquerque
Television Market KOB-TV 4 Hubbard Broadcasting in Albuquerque

Click here for a full list of last year’s winners.