Gold & Silver Circles 2018-12-13T11:54:31+00:00

Gold & Silver Circles

Watch the archived Live Stream from the Ceremony held on December 1, 2018.

The National Capital Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS-NCCB) Gold & Silver Circles are societies honoring individuals who have made significant contributions to the broadcast or cable industry either in a performing, creative, technical, or administrative role.

The Gold Circle honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the broadcast or cable industry for 50 years or more.

The Silver Circle honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the broadcast or cable industry for 25 years or more.

2018 Silver Circle Honorees

The 2018 honorees joined an impressive group of industry professionals who have helped shape the broadcast industry and continue to influence its future.  These leaders have inspired excellence and innovation in every communications discipline.  Devoting a quarter-century or more to the broadcast industry, these remarkable media professionals have made significant contributions to the National Capital Chesapeake Bay community.  With the induction of the 2018 honorees, the Silver Circle totals 245 and the Gold Circle totals 21.

The 2018 Silver Circle Honorees are:

Bill Bell NBC Sports Washington Executive Producer, Live Events
J. Michael English Maryland Public TV Managing Director, Content
Chris Gordon WRC Reporter
Barbara Hamm Lee WHRO Public Media Executive Producer/Host
Andrea Roane WUSA9 (retired) Anchor (retired)

Click here to review our Honoree Biographies! Printable Press Release.

Gold & Silver Circle Ceremony 

The Gold & Silver Circle Ceremony was held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at the University of Maryland, 7801 Alumni Drive, College Park, Maryland 20742.

View the Photo Gallery to see and order pictures from the Ceremony.

Thanks to our Circle Patron!