Just like the drum; which has echoed from Mother Africa's soil to US cotton field. Communication has been expressed through the music and dance of our ancestors. It is the mission of IBBA to acknowledge and honor our responsibility to speak truth into the world.

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IBBA SUMMER MEETING IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 52ND MEDGAR EVERS HOMECOMING CELEBRATION

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The IBBA International Black Broadcasters Association celebrating black music and increasing African American ownership in Radio and Television. IBBA Executive Director Rob Neal and the entire board welcomes you to IBBA events June 12,13,14 in Jackson Mississippi. It,s The IBBA Summer Meeting and Broadcast Panel in conjunction with The 52nd Annual Medgar Evers Homecoming Celebration honoring the man who gave his life to help so many Mr. Medgar Wiley Evers at  The Hilton Hotel on County Line Jackson, Mississippi . Starting with the 52nd Medgar Evers Homecoming Banquet Friday June 12th, 7pm Keynote Speaker Miss Mississippi Jasmine Murray, Special entertainment actor and the other half of the Blues Brothers Mr. Dan Aykroyd and Blues legend Mr. Bobby Rush. It,s official Saturday June 13th at 1:30pm The IBBA will roast Mr. Charles Evers and Mr. Hiram Eastland nephew of the late Senator James Eastland, Mr. Tony Gray President of Gray Communications Chicago will Moderate the IBBA Broadcast panel

ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION

The IBBA understands clearly the importance of African Americans in Broadcasting. Our purpose is to bring about unity and understanding between television and radio owners and professionals; to help inspire and encourage young people who are our future broadcasters and to provide scholarships to assist in their education. The IBBA’s principle objective is to promote ownership, employment, education, and equality for minority broadcasters in America & abroad. For more information about IBBA go to www.ibbainc.com. or  601-545-7854
Schedule of Events
FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2015
     52nd Medgar Evers Homecoming Banquet
SATURDAY, JUNE 13, 2015
  1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.       IBBA Icon Awards Luncheon/Roast
  4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.       IBBA Broadcast/Music Panel
                                          Moderator, Mr. Tony Gray
   7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.      IBBA Artist Showcase
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THE IBBA FALL CONVENTION AND VOTER ID PANEL WAS HELD FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21,2012 HAY-ADAMS HOTEL WASHINGTON, DC

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The 13th Annual International Black Broadcasters Association Fall Conference and Icon Awards Reception was held September 20-23, 2012 at The Historic Hay-Adams Hotel, located in  Washington, DC.  It kick off  Congressional Black Caucus weekend.  It was three days of powerful information with program directors, music directors, record executives, and broadcasting professionals at all levels of the industry from radio and television.  June 7th, 2014 was extremely exciting for the IBBA at The Hilton Hotel in Jackson, Mississippi, we were honored to have actor Dan Aykroyd not only attend the IBBA conference but perform one of his big Blues Brothers hits ” Soul Man “.   We hope  you had a great time see you next year.
Sincerely,
Rob Neal
Executive Director
International Black Broadcasters Association, Inc
ROBNEALWQID@GMAIL.COM
IBBA OFFICE-601-545-7854
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ACTOR DAN AYKROYD AT IBBA JUNE 8, 2014 JACKSON, MS

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