Zamir Ahmed, NAB Director, Media Relations, has been promoted to VP, Media Relations. Ahmed joined NAB in February 2011 as Manager, Media Relations, following a two-year stint as Deputy Press Secretary for the House Committee on Small Business. He began his career in Washington as an intern in the office of Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) in 2008. Ahmed was promoted to Senior Manager, NAB Media Relations in July 2014, and Director, Media Relations in July 2016. He will report to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton.
“We’re pleased to reward Zamir for his loyalty to NAB, his intellect and strong work ethic, and his excellent writing skills,” said Wharton. “He’s a terrific asset to our organization and to free and local broadcasting.”