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Erica Farber signs RAB contract extension

ORLANDO – She is fondly remembered for her 12 years at Interep, his 17 years as a publisher of the now defunct industry Radio & Records and as the 25-year-old general manager of WXLO “99x” in New York for RKO General in the late 1970s.

For the past decade, Erica Farber was Chairman and CEO of Radio Publicity Bureau (RAB). It is a role that she will keep for a few more years.

Farber and the RAB executive committee have agreed to a contract extension that will keep her at the helm of the association until April 2024.

Farber joined the RAB in January 2012 as Executive Vice President and assumed her current position a few months later.

The announcement comes after the spring RAB board meeting held last week in central Florida; WideOrbit sponsored the event.

At the meeting, held March 2-3, the RAB Executive Committee also re-established and activated several new committees, including committees focused on Bylaws, Nominations, Finance, Strategy, Investment , events, network, multicultural and the “National Radio Talent System”. ”

The committees are overseen by the RAB Board of Directors with input from RAB’s senior management and are intended to help the organization manage its day-to-day business, while planning ahead for the future and the benefit of the community. radio industry.

The Spring Affair also saw State networks Southeast and Midwest Region Partner Caroline Fisher to succeed david martin to the board of directors.