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Archive for December, 2012

It’s About Time – State of Broadcast 2012 luncheon recap

On November 28, 2012, a packed house gathered inside the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza for the inaugural event of the 2012-13 HRTS Newsmaker Luncheon series, the State of Broadcast.

HRTS Member Profile: Dick Lippin

Dick Lippin is Chairman and Chief Executive of The Lippin Group, an international public relations and marketing organization with offices in Los Angeles, New York and London.  I recently had a chance to interview Dick to discuss carrier pigeons, Wall Street and motivation.

JHRTS News & Updates: November 2012

JHRTS had another eventful, fun month! We had one of our best panels to date and an awesome mixer to boot! We also sadly said our goodbyes to Mel Pangkey (former Co-President of JHRTS) as she decided to take some time to travel the world and welcomed current Board Member, Alyson Beckman as our new […]

Happy Holidays from HRTS!

On behalf of all of us at HRTS, may your holidays be happy and your new year a safe and prosperous one! (And don’t forget our Digital panel next week, and mark your calendars for Bob Iger on January 23rd! ) See you at the next luncheon! Dave Ferrara

Welcome New Members Nov 2012

We take this opportunity to welcome the following new members to HRTS. Should you have any questions about your benefits as a member, please email us at or call 818-789-1182.

What is the Hollywood Radio & Television Society?

Since 1947 the HRTS has been the entertainment industry's premier information and networking forum. HRTS events are the only place where leading executives from across the industry gather under one roof, multiple times a year to discuss issues relevant to the ongoing success of our business. HRTS Members and our industry partners represent the best and the brightest in town. Is your company ready to join the ranks of HRTS? There are many ways for individuals and companies to get more involved. To find out how, call (818) 789-1182 or email

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