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The Power of Urban Radio Forum and NABOB again partner for annual conference

(September 9, 2015) The NABOB 39th Annual Fall Broadcast Management Conference and 15th Power of Urban Radio Forum will take place October 7-8, 2015 at the Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd St NW, Washington, DC.

"This promises to be the most impactful Power of Urban Radio Forum yet. We bring together a powerful lineup of national leading advertisers, media agencies, broadcast owners and executives for an event referred to as best in class," Sherman Kizart, Director and Founder of Kizart Media Partners said,

AARP SVP/Multicultural Marketing Edna Kane-Williams will deliver the luncheon keynote. There will also be a special guest appearance by Executive Producer Judy Smith of the ABC-TV drama, Scandal.

The National Marketing Executives Panel will be led by One Solution Pres. Detvio Samuels. The distinguished group will include marketing execs from McDonald’s USA, AARP, Toyota USA, Tracfone and Wells Fargo. They will discuss the strategic importance of the African-American consumer market to the success of their companies as well as the tactical importance of Urban Radio.

Senior executives from Media Vest USA, OMD-USA and Optimedia will discuss the future of media planning and placement as it relates to the worlds leading advertising and marketing trends impacting Urban Radio.

Radio Advertising Bureau President/CEO Erica Farber will lead discussions on current and future advertising and the marketing trends impacting Urban Radio.

Co-Chairmen of the event are WHUR G.M. Jim Watkins, CBS Radio/Washington SVP/Market Manager Steve Swenson and Radio One Regional SVP Jeff Wilson

To register go to, or click here. You can for more info at 202-463-8970, or contact Sherman Kizart at 312-421-4803, or

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