The Taste of NAB 2010 Road Show
is open to any one interested in new technology.
An open invitation is extended to all radio, television, post production and cable technical
personnel. Admission is FREE!
Tampa, FL
Our 9th year

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

4045 N. Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL 33607

Michael A. Galik, CBTE, CBNT
Chairman, SBE Chapter 39
7622 Bald Cypress Place
Tampa, FL 33614
mgalik (at)
(813) 880-8181


Lunch: 11:30 AM
SBE meeting: Noon
The Taste of NAB to follow

Note: Running time will be about 3 hours. Had you gone to NAB, you'd have spent 3 days or more. Please plan to spend the whole 3 hours with us - it will be worth it!

You must be present to win the local door prizes at the end of the presentation.

A business card is required.
(If you don't have one, we'll supply a blank you can fill out.)

The logo above is a link to the Chapter website

Refreshment for this even are provided by:



Door Prizes

260 Cedar Hill Street - Marlborough, MA 01752 USAA
(508) 573-5100

Continuum Complete was Won by:


Bill Brown

Chief Engineer

Brown Engineering & Consulting



The Swiss Army Knife of Visual Effects by
Boris FX
1355 Armour Blvd.
Mundelain, IL 60060
The $50.00 gift certificate that may be used toward the purchase of any thing Clark Wire & Cable sells was Won by:


Robert Skidmore

Maintenance Engineer

WFTS-TV   ABC Action News HD


  Caig Laboratories Inc.

is providing a sampling of the variety of their products/technologies and that was Won by:

 Philip R. Scott
VP Engineering
PRS Engineering Inc
45514 15th West - Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 733-5070

DL Creations

The $100.00 gift certificate that may be used toward most any website work was Won by:

Michael Galik

Chief Engineer

WTTA-TV   MyTV Tampa Bay


3565 Nashua Drive. Mississauga, ON  L4V 1R1
(866) DSC-LABS  or (905) 673-3211
DSC Labs
The $100 gift certificate may be used toward the purchase of any thing DSC Labs sell was Won by:



David Bjelland

IS Manager

WFTS-TV   ABC Action News HD


products available through distributors all over the world.
This LED Flashlight from ESE was won by:


John Collinson

Chief Engineer

HSN/Ventana Television

This software was won by:


Jim Lange

IS/RF/Studio Engineer

WFTS-TV   ABC Action News HD



Reveal is providing a copy of their muvee software worth $79.95.
Video editing without the fuss.
Muvee software lets you instantly create "professional looking" home movies from photos & videos. Add your photos and video, choose your music, and select from any one of the 10 pre-included styles. muvee Reveal creates personalized, automatically edited home movies that are synced to your music. You can direct upload to Facebook and YouTube, you can share your home movies easily with friends and family. Even burn to DVD.
3 Barker Ave. - 5th Floor
White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 761-1100

Door prizes from:
The Society of Motion
Picture & Television Engineers

SMPTE - Mug:

Ralph Beaver

Broadcast Engineer

Media Alert

SMPTE - Mug:

Hal Kneller, CPBE DRB

Market Development Manager


SMPTE - Business card holder:

Michael Smith


Command Corporation

More Door prizes from:
The Society of Motion
Picture & Television Engineers


SMPTE - Digital Video Course:

Jeff Crews, CBT

Chief Engineer

Hall Communications, Inc. 4 Radio Stations

SMPTE - T-Shirt:

Jack Winter

Director of Broadcast Operations & Engineering

WFTS-TV   ABC Action News HD

SMPTE - T-Shirt:

Warren Schmidt

Asst. Chief Engineer

WTTA-TV   MyTV Tampa Bay

SMPTE - Hat:

Robert L. Foxworth

Computer Network Engineer

Self employed

(941) 966-1356
The 15% discount on any custom desktop computer configuration from
TU.BE. Computers
was won by:


Larry Stephen, CTS

Broadcast Systems Engineer

Professional Communications Systems

2010 E. Lohman Ave. Ste. 2
Las Cruces, NM 88001
(575) 522-0003
a $500.00 gift certificate was awarded to be used toward the purchase of any VidCad software.  It was won by:


Jake Tremper

IT Engineer

Brown Engineering & Consulting

Attendance at this presentation had to be 30 or more for this door prize to be awarded.
This original artwork for the Indian Head Test Pattern provided by Chuck Pharis was won by:


Tim Curry

MIS Engineer

WTTA-TV   MyTV Tampa Bay

100 Housel Avenue
Lyndonville, NY 14098
(585) 765-1155

is offering an Automotive GPS System to one person if the attendance at this presentation was 30 or more.
Automotive GPS System
was won by:


Ernesto J. Camareno

Broadcast Engineer

Broadcast Designs

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