6th annual Giants of Broadcasting awards scheduled


The Sixth Annual Giants of Broadcasting Awards Ceremony and Luncheon will take place in New York’s Grand Hyatt Hotel on 9/25, sponsored by the national Library of American Broadcasting, which has among its life missions defining and honoring those individuals who played pivotal roles in creating and advancing the electronic arts. Charles Osgood of CBS Sunday Morning and CBS Radio will be the emcee for the fifth year.

Honorees include Bob Wright, William Shatner, Jerry Lee, Cokie Roberts, Jim Quello, Bill Baker, Lucy Jarvis, and posthumously, Jim McKay, Roger King and Tim Russert.