Newsletter / Notes
Meeting commenced at 6:34 pm.
Motion to approve last meeting minutes as stated - accepted.
Frequency report - No activity reported
- Opening Balance - $4994.32
- Disbursements - $ 0.00
- Income - $413.63
- Closing Balance (as of 2/6/2018) - $5407.95
- Membership - New/transfer SBE-42 member: Abraham Suarez.
- Certification - No activity
- EAS Report - The FCC recently adopted a new Blue Alert code. The code will be used for
warnings about imminent danger to law enforcement authorities. The FCC’s Order has been
published, and has provided a one year timeframe for new equipment, or upgrades to
existing equipment, to be rolled out. Broadcasters will need to implement these new EAS
codes and prepare to use them by 1/18/2019.
Old Business - SBE-42 elected officers for 2018 have been elected as follow:
Chairman- Randy Woods-WPOZ
Vice Chairman- Jim Kauffman-Cox/WFTV
Treasurer- Jeff Juniet-WFTV
Secretary- Dave Palmeira-WVEN-TV
New Business -
1- Motion to approve new webmaster for SBE-42 accepted. He is Nathan Strack - WFTV
2- SBE-53, of South Florida, is holding a Ennes Workshop in Miami Gardens. Event is
scheduled for March 2, 2018. Information for this very informative event can be obtained at:
Meeting adjourned at 6:45 pm.
Tonight’s technology presentation provided by:
Presented by: John Lynch, from Broadcast Supply Worldwide, and Alex Bonello of Insoft, LLC.
Topic: Migration from “Digital Radio” to “Visual Radio”. HDV Mixer System as a viable solution.