News and Events

Arizona Media Association to induct 5 honorees into Hall of Fame

Our honorees are Kit Atwell, Bruce Cooper, Al Macias, Terri Ouellette, and Floyd Simmons.

FALL 2023 CHANGES: Say hello to the Arizona Media Association + 2024 Board Votes

The Arizona Broadcasters Association and Arizona Newspapers Association are combining operations to form a single Arizona Media Association

Arizona Broadcasters Association rebrands to Arizona Media Association, adds 80 new member groups from print and digital

With these changes, the organization is set to represent more than 300 local media brands from radio, TV, print, and digital.

Biggest billing ad agencies in Arizona: See the AMA’s 2023 list

There are few things more important than building new revenue.

ABA opens “ABIP” inspection window for radio and TV stations

Our ABIP program audits each station to help ensure they stay in FCC compliance.

Coming soon: Arizona Broadcasters Association to rebrand as Arizona Media Association

There’s no other group in Arizona that invests even a fraction of what we all do together to protect local media and the critical role it plays in society.

ABA hires Development Director to launch Arizona Local News Foundation

Maintaining local news and community connection is arguably the most critical role of Arizona broadcasters.

2023 Arizona media study shows shifts in radio, TV, and digital consumption

Newly released data from the Arizona Broadcasters Association shows sizable shifts in how Arizona audiences consume media.

ABA launches new, free on-demand training platform for all Arizona broadcasters

The Ten-Minute Trainer Network is a FREE member service.

What broadcasters saw from DC and AZ government in 2022 + what’s ahead in 2023

There’s good reason to celebrate legislative wins from 2022 and also look ahead to even bigger opportunities.

Free to members: ABA to fund spring career fairs at ASU, UA, NAU

These in-person fairs are the central touchpoint to connect soon-to-graduate students with career opportunities.

Coming to the ABA in 2023: 7 core focus areas and record investment

We are planning a record-breaking $650,000 in investments to help protect and futureproof business.

2023 EAS schedule: Required tests for Arizona

All broadcast radio and TV stations are required to participate in monthly EAS tests.

ABA announces 2023 dues scale for membership

Our goal is to keep dues as low as possible.

ABA Announces 2023 Board of Directors

The ABA exists to be the shared voice of the Arizona broadcasting business, using the scale of more than 225 members to help build business.

Proofing 2022: Where the ABA has invested and what’s coming in 2023

The ABA exists to SUPPORT you. That means using dollars strategically and continually reinventing ourselves.