Select RAB2009 sessions to stream on


RAB will provide conference highlights of select sessions, interviews, keynotes and more to the Radio community who are unable to attend RAB2009 or attendees who missed a select event. With the help of AMS Interactive, the sessions and interviews will be available on starting today at 3:00 PM and will run on a convenient schedule throughout the duration of the conference.

The anticipated interviews will include many advertisers and presenters at the sales and marketing conference.

The RAB is showcasing the “working” conference’s depth and diversity of programming this year, and making it accessible to visitors of for a limited time so they can listen to content from top advertisers, learn the latest in digital efforts and hear how innovation will take Radio in new directions.

Daily Broadcasts:

Monday, March 16:

“Creating Digital Expertise The Easy Way”
Moderator: Eric Ronning, President of Sales, TargetSpot, New York – Panelists: Bill Rose, SVP/Marketing, Arbitron Webcast Services, New York; Paul Krasinski, EVP, AndoMedia, Boston; Michael Spitalnik, Regional Sales Manager, Dynamic Logic, New York.
Broadcasted from: 3:15 – 4:30 PM

“Advertiser Spotlight: MillerCoors”
Moderator: Weezie Kramer, Regional President, Entercom, Chicago, IL – Panelist: Dockery Clark, EVP/Sports & Event Marketing for Miller Coors, Chicago; Kim Luegers, Emerging Media Director, Draft FCB, Chicago.
Broadcasted from: 4:30 – 5:45 PM

“The Restaurant Industry: Navigating Through a Challenging Consumer and Economic Environment in 2009”
Moderator: Bobby Smith, Assistant Program Director, WOMX/WOCL Radio, Orlando – Panelists: Tom Calato, Owner/Operator, Firehouse Subs, Jacksonville; Monique Yeager, Marketing Director, Sonny’s BBQ Franchise, Orlando; Karen Soots, Director Media Services, Outback Steakhouse, Tampa.
Broadcasted from: 5:45 – 7:00 PM

Tuesday, March 17:

“Welcome” – Jeff Haley, President/CEO, RAB and “Keynote: Innovation: Inspired People & Ideas of Impact” – Andy Stefanovich, Sr. Partner of Prophet and Founder of Play.
Broadcasted from: 3:15 – 4:30 PM

“Automotive: Navigating the Curves”
Moderator: Tammy Greenberg, SVP/Business Development, RAB, New York – Panelists: Daniel G. Fletcher, President, Velocity Marketing, Los Angeles and Kandi Kirkland, VP/Management Supervisor-Florida, Velocity Marketing, Tampa, FL.
Broadcasted from: 4:30 – 5:45 PM

“AT&T: What the Communications Giant wants from Radio”
Moderator: Michael Weiss, President/Sales, CBS Radio – Panelists: Chris Schembri, VP/Media Services, AT&T, Dallas; Julia Plourde, Director of Local Media, AT&T; Kim Vasey, Sr. Partner/Director of Radio, mediaedge:cia, New York.
Broadcasted from: 5:45 – 7:00 PM

Wednesday, March 18:

“Coca Cola Unbottled: An Inside Look at the World’s Largest Beverage Company’s Advertising and Media Strategies”
Moderator: Jeff Haley, President/CEO, RAB; – Panelists: Annis Lyles, VP/Media & Interactive, Coca Cola North America; Heidi Fleischer, Global Account Director, Coca-Cola Company; Cindy Ulvenes, Sr. Customer Market Manager, Coca Cola North America; Michael Cantrell, Account Executive, Coca Cola Enterprises; Sabrina Tandon, Sr. Brand Manager, Vault, Coca-Cola Company.
Broadcasted from: 12:15 – 1:15 PM

“Creativity Heard Here”
Presenters: Kelly O’Keefe & Elizabeth Talerman, O’Keefe Brands
Broadcasted from: 1:15 – 2:30 PM

“Advertiser Keynote: Connecting with Advertisers and their Consumers” – Cathy Coughlin, Senior Executive VP and Global Marketing Officer, AT&T
Broadcasted from: 2:45 – 4:00 PM