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Get to Know Sarkes Tarzian’s Geoff Vargo

Geoff Vargo’s first job broadcasting job was as a part-time DJ. Now, he is a man with many titles: Executive Vice President of Sarkes Tarzian, Inc. (ST), President Radio Group, President and General Manager of WGCL-AM and WTTS-FM and member of the Sarkes Tarzian Board of Directors. His primary responsibilities are managing the day-to-day operations … Continued

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Veteran Indiana Broadcasters Jack Rinehart, Joe McConnell, Ken Speck, and Steve Starnes to be Inducted into Indiana Broadcast Pioneers Richard M. Fairbanks Hall of Fame

Carmel, Ind. – July 31, 2017 – Four Hoosier broadcasting legends are being inducted into the Indiana Broadcast Pioneers Richard M. Fairbanks Hall of Fame this November.   The Indiana Broadcasters Association today announced the 2017 class which includes sportscaster Joe McConnell, TV reporter Jack Rinehart, radio personality Ken Speck, and TV videographer Steve Starnes. “This … Continued

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IBA Sponsors Indiana Engineers Interested in Ohio Broadcast & Multimedia Technology Conference

The Indiana Broadcasters Association is offering 30 scholarships to Hoosier broadcast engineers to attend the Ohio Broadcast & Multimedia Technology Conference, previously the Ohio Broadcast Engineering Conference, on Tuesday, September 19th at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The full-day learning experience will feature educational tracks for radio and television broadcast engineers, a track for IT professionals, and … Continued

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Oct 7

IBA October 7 Career Fair

Saturday, October 7, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Indiana television and radio stations employ more than 48,000 Hoosiers and stations across the state have the opportunity to help launch careers of a new generation of broadcasters. Date, Time, and Location The Indiana Broadcasters Association is hosting its annual Spring Career Fair on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at … Continued

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pioneer-logoLearn more about the Indiana Broadcast Pioneers. Organized in 1979, it is dedicated to offering opportunities for fellowship, education, public service, and the preservation of broadcast history. Ongoing projects include a quarterly newsletter, this website, the Richard M. Fairbanks Indiana Broadcast Hall of Fame, an exhibit at the Indiana State Museum, and occasional public programs featuring retired broadcasters.

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