Each year since 1959, NAB has presented the Engineering Achievement Award to an individual for their outstanding accomplishments in the broadcast industry.
The National Association of Broadcasters announced that television technology innovator Robert Seidel of CBS and radio engineer Jeff Littlejohn of Clear Channel Media have been named the 2014 recipients of the NAB Engineering Achievement Awards. The recipients will be honoured at the NAB Show Technology Luncheon on 9 April in Las Vegas.
Jeff Littlejohn, as executive vice president, Engineering and Systems Integration, oversees all technical aspects of Clear Channel’s Media & Entertainment division. In his twenty-plus years in radio engineering, he has been a leader in technical improvements for broadcast radio and active on many industry committees. Littlejohn has led innovative projects such as the Total Traffic + Weather Network and Clear Channel’s Engineering Coop and Market Engineering Management Development programme.