SBE Chapter 42 Newsletter

Meeting Minutes / Notes
January 4, 2018


Newsletter / Notes

Meeting commenced at 6:35 pm.

Motion to approve last meeting minutes as stated - accepted.

Frequency report - Information was passed along to our group via e-mail regarding numerous local events for frequency coordination. Major events include:

Diamond Resorts – Windermere, FL
 1/09/18 thru 1-14-18: Diamond Resorts Invitational Golf Tournament

Camping World Stadium – Orlando, FL
 1/27/18 thru 1/28/18: NFL ProBowl

Daytona International Speedway
 2/10/18: Equipment Test Day
 2/11/18: Advance Auto Parts Clash
 2/15/18: Can Am Duels
 2/16/18: Truck Race
 2/17/18: Xfinity Race
 2/18/18: Daytona 500


Any concerns regarding these events should be forwarded to Lou Mueller. (loumueller@wedoradio.com)

Treasury Report:

  • Opening Balance - $5207.95
  • Disbursements - $0.00
  • Income - $0.00
  • Closing Balance (as of 12/31/17) - $5207.95

Committee Reports:
  • Membership - No activity
  • Certification - No activity
  • EAS Report - FAB EAS 2018 schedule was released, as detailed on the Florida Association of Broadcasters website: http://fab.org/eas-test-schedule/


Old Business - No activity

New Business -

1- It is time again to elect officers for our chapter, therefore a motion was accepted to appoint a committee to proceed with the appointment to fill these positions.
2- General discussion regarding the need to update our website was discussed. Topic discussion included obtaining assistance from a group member to take over the administration of content management as well as sponsorships.

Meeting adjourned at 6:50 pm.

Presentation

Tonight’s technology presentation provided by:

Don Backus, Account Manager – Rohde & Schwarz

Topic: Total Cost of Ownership – TV and radio broadcast transmission systems