Lifetime Leadership Lauded, As Gordon Smith Says Adieu


NEW YORK — What could be Gordon Smith‘s final public appearance as President/CEO of the National Association of Broadcasters was met with a standing ovation and words of praise from the heads of Beasley Media Group and Hearst Television as the former Oregon Senator prepares to enter retirement at years end.

Smith, the NAB’s head since November 2009, received the Radio Ink Lifetime Achievement Award at Forecast 2021, held Tuesday at the Harvard Club.

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