Serving West Virginia Broadcasting for over 65 years

The West Virginia Broadcasters Association has been representing and serving West Virginia radio and television stations since 1946. We are a member-driven trade association that provides unequaled service and value to stations throughout the state. The WVBA provides the latest news and information affecting the broadcasting industry. Serving as a catalyst on national and state issues in matters affecting our industry, the association works year-round building close working relationships with our state and federal legislators.

In addition, the WVBA provides an everyday package of direct support services while keeping dues affordable for stations in every market size. The WVBA provides high-quality seminars, convention speakers, and nationally known sales speakers to its membership.

Members have access to specialized expertise in broadcast law applications, an alternate inspection program, employee recruitment assistance and many more benefits that directly improve the station's bottom line. Email alerts, quarterly newsletters, and a dynamic web site keep members informed.

We want you to be a part of our association and an active participant in the future of broadcasting in West Virginia.

Industry News
NAB Labs Invests in Online Engagement Platform
8/31/2015 12:00:00 AM 
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) today announced that its technology division, NAB Labs, has participated in a Series Seed financing of Antenna (, a startup technology company that has built and launched an online engagement platform that enables users to react to and interact with mobile and web content, and whose equity round of financing was led by IDEA Fund Partners.  View More...
Steven Tyler to be Featured in 2015 Radio Show 'Music and Mimosas' Event
8/31/2015 12:00:00 AM 
The 2015 Radio Show will feature Steven Tyler, the iconic songwriter and prolific voice of the best-selling American rock band Aerosmith, in a one-on-one interview with Premiere Networks country music radio hosts Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase during the previously announced “Music and Mimosas” send-off event on Friday, October 2 at 9:00 a.m. The Radio Show, produced by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), takes place September 30 – October 2 in Atlanta. View More...
Broadcasters Launch Fund to Support Two Broadcast Journalists Slain in Roanoke
8/28/2015 12:00:00 AM 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Broadcast trade organizations joined forces today to launch the “Alison & Adam Memorial Fund” to support families of the victims of the Roanoke TV shooting.

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NAB Statement on Shooting Deaths of Roanoke TV Reporter, Cameraman
8/26/2015 12:00:00 AM 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the shooting deaths of WDBJ-TV Roanoke's Alison Parker and Adam Ward this morning, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:

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Pillsbury Hosts 2015 Radio Show Session Charting Radio's Economic Future
8/20/2015 12:00:00 AM 
Leading industry executives will provide insight on the topics affecting radio finances and what businesses should consider for the future during “Pillsbury’s Financing the Future of Radio,” Wednesday, September 30 from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. during the 2015 Radio Show. The Radio Show, produced by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), takes place September 30 – October 2 in Atlanta.  View More...
Wheeler to Talk Tech at CES
11/25/2013 2:43:59 PM 
All commissioners are lined up for annual Consumer Electronics Association... View More...
E! Renews Trio of Series
11/25/2013 1:30:00 PM 
Reality shows Total Divas, Eric & Jessie and talk show Hello Ross to get second... View More...
FilmOn Seeks Illinois Court Ruling that Service Is OK
11/25/2013 1:11:40 PM 
Responds to copyright violation notice from noncommercial... View More...
A&E Renews 'Longmire' for Third Season
11/25/2013 12:52:13 PM 
Western is network's top drama series with total... View More...
Gealy Named Sinclair Group Manager
11/25/2013 11:49:57 AM 
Former Acme principal with oversight of stations in Washington, Raleigh,... View More...

Sept 30 – Oct 2  NAB Radio Show, Atlanta Ga 

Oct 8-10  NAB Small Market Television Exchange, Austin Tx

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Thursday, July 02, 2015

Results Radio Parkersburg

We boarded the Valley Gem in Marietta for a fundraiser to benefit the WVU Children’s Hospital. The station raised over $1800 with entertainment, dinner and a live auction.  This is just one small side promotion we do leading up to a big Radiothon we have for WVU Childrens hospital in mid-fall.

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Thursday, July 02, 2015

V100 is Going to the Dogs!

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Thursday, July 02, 2015

Wheeling Feeling Chili Cook Off

WTRF is a proud Contributor. This event raises money for the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley and this year we raised $9050.50 which was their largest to date.

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