“Rising Through The Ranks” Open For Submissions


The Radio Advertising Bureau, Broadcast Music, Inc., and the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio Group will present the 12th annual “Rising Through the Ranks” Seminar, August 13-15, at BMI’s Nashville office. Once again, BMI will be offering 20 scholarships, covering the cost of the professional development course for current and emerging female radio managers.

Sessions at this year’s seminar will include, among others:
• Modern Female Manager – Juggling it All
• Managing Up and Down
• Advancement & Getting that Promotion
• Budgeting and Forecasting
• Recruiting, Hiring, and Firing
• Culture… Healthy vs. Toxic?
• Building Your Personal Brand.

Scholarship winners will also hear from leading radio industry executives across various station groups and industry backgrounds. 

”Fostering the development and advancement of emerging female leaders is crucial to the future of the radio industry,” said Denyse Mesnik, president, The Mesnik Group and spokeswoman for the MIW Radio Group.“’Rising Through the Ranks’ is a hallmark event for MIW Radio Group, with a proven track record of nurturing and building relationships amongst up-and-coming female leaders.” 

”BMI has been a proud supporter and partner of the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio Group and the RAB for 12 years now, and we’re thrilled to welcome the Class of 2019 to our Nashville office again in August,” said Dan Spears, vice president, industry relations, BMI. “This is a who’s-who list of the most respected radio executives; the invaluable training provided by these leaders to up-and-coming female executives will provide a bright future for those in attendance.” 

”This is an impressive list of presenters and it continues to grow, which proves that our industry is committed to the advancement of female managers. This is a priceless opportunity for scholarship winners to learn from our industry’s top executives,” said Erica Farber, president and chief executive officer, Radio Advertising Bureau.

Scholarship applications and registration are available HERE and will be accepted through June 5, 2019, 5:00PM CST. Scholarship recipients will be notified of their selection by Wednesday, June 25. Find more information HERE.