Jerry Lee, the legendary independent owner of WBEB-FM Philadelphia, will receive the NAB National Radio Award on 9/28, during the Radio Luncheon at The NAB Radio Show in Charlotte.
Lee has served several stints on the NAB Radio Board during his four decades in radio broadcasting. Following his tenure as president of Broadcast Pioneers, Lee became an active member of several organizations, including the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters (PAB) and Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), and was head of the Research Committee for the Radio Advertising Effectiveness Lab (RAEL). Lee is also the founder of the Broadcast Industry Council to Improve American Productivity and received two Private Sector Initiative Awards from former Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.