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February 2017 Meeting Notice

Broadcast Future and Repack


Wednesday, February 15th, 2017


6:00PM Refreshments, 6:30 PM Meeting


K-Love Studios, 3333 South Wadsworth Blvd Suite 130D Lakewood, CO 80227 - Conference room on the same floor in the middle of the building


Food Refreshments will be provided, $5 donation suggested


Broadcast Future and Repack


Joe Meleski

ERI's presentation gives an outlook into the preparation of the repack. Starting with your structural system, RF system considerations for TV and Radio and understanding service crews. ERI has been working with broadcasters and SBE groups by sharing our experience from the recent 2009 digital build out.

Speaker Bio: Joe Meleski
Joe is the Vice President of Sales for Electronics Research Inc. located in Chandler, IN and has been with ERI for 22 years. Joe has been directly involved with some of the largest broadcast tower and antenna projects in North America. In the past he served as director of the installations division with responsibilities ranging from hiring and managing 12 to14 broadcast tower and antenna construction crews; and overseeing challenging broadcast installations and project management. He also supported ERI's sales force through design recommendations and turnkey project bids. As well as, working with broadcasters through the 2009 Digital Build out.

Joe has been an associate member of the Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers (AFCCE) since 2008 and has served on the Safety and Education committee for the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE).

Also with Joe will be Shawn Knotts who is the Western Region Account Manager for FM Broadcast Tower and Antenna Systems at Electronics Research, Inc. He graduated from the University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering. Shawn has been with ERI since 2003 and has over 10 years of Project Engineering experience with the company.

Please RSVP so we may provide adequate food and beverage:

Tom Craig
SMPTE Rocky Mountain Section Chairman

Shane Toven, Chairman,
SBE Chapter 48


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