Sarah Shellhammer

Sarah Shellhammer is the 2020 (to be awarded in 2021) Vincent T. Wasilewski “IBA Broadcaster of the Year” and will be recognized Monday, October 25th as part of the Chairman’s Dinner. Arrive by 6:30 for the President’s Reception, hosted by IBA’s Dennis Lyle. Sarah, owner and general manager of Morgan County Media in Jacksonville, Illinois, […]

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Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler was recognized by the IBA Board of Directors as the 2019 Vincent T. Wasilewski “Broadcaster of the Year” during IBA2019. Having recently sold his station to Quincy Media, Wheeler along with his wife and business partner Bonnie, were celebrated by dozens of WSIL employees for this honor. Steve Wheeler began his broadcast career […]

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Dana Withers

Dana Withers, president of Illinois-based Withers Broadcasting and Dana Communications was named Illinois Broadcasters Association’s 2018 “IBA/Vincent T. Wasilewski Broadcaster of the Year.”  Withers, a past Chairman (and current trustee) of the Illinois Broadcasters Association, began her career in broadcasting upon graduation from Colorado Mesa University. Soon after she founded Dana Communications Corporation. In addition […]

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Larry Wert

Wert Receives Vincent T. Wasilewski “Broadcaster of the Year” Award Larry Wert, President of Broadcast Media for Tribune Media, was named the 32nd recipient of the Broadcaster of the Year Award on June 8, 2017.  Wert is shown in photo with Elizabeth (Beth) Neuhoff, President & CEO, Neuhoff Communications, and the 2016 IBA Broadcaster of […]

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Elizabeth (Beth) Neuhoff

The Illinois Broadcasters Association (IBA) honored Elizabeth (Beth) Russell Neuhoff, CEO of Neuhoff Communications, as its 2016 “Vincent T. Wasilewski Broadcaster of the Year.” Well known in both Illinois and national broadcast circles, Ms. Neuhoff, is CEO of Neuhoff Communications, a privately held broadcast and digital media company with a focus on Midwestern markets including Bloomington-Normal, […]

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