The winners of the 2017 Radio Ink Radio Wayne Awards were announced at the Radio Show in Austin, Thursday, with Mary Quass, CEO of NRG Media, taking the prize for America’s Best Broadcaster. Radio Ink Publisher Deborah Parenti presented the awards at the Advertiser Breakfast, continuing a long-standing annual tradition.
The awards are named in honor of “Radio Wayne” Cornils, a successful small-market broadcaster who also served as EVP at the RAB and SVP/Radio for the NAB.
These awards are presented to the radio superstars whose hard work, dedication, and creativity make the industry work, every single day. Here are all the winners. Congratulations!
Minneapolis-St Paul, MN
Cox Media Group
Tampa-St. Petersburg/Clearwater, FL
Local Sales Manager
River Radio Ministries
Stu Olds National Sales Manager
Boston, MA & Hartford/New Britain, CT
Director of Sales/General Sales Manager
Wausau/Stevens Point, WI
America’s Best Broadcaster
Cedar Rapids, IA