|For Immediate Release
October 19, 2011
photo of Jim Daly
Manassas, VA – The NRB Convention will feature a presentation by Jim Daly, president of Focus on the Family, during the Saturday General Session at NRB 2012 in Nashville, TN, on Saturday, February 18th.
NRB President & CEO Dr. Frank Wright commented, “I am excited about hearing what Jim has to say to us. His passion for embracing the Christian faith is a wonderful encouragement to so many.”
Jim Daly is president of Focus on the Family and host of its National Radio Hall of Fame-honored daily broadcast, heard by more than 2.9 million listeners a week on more than 1,000 radio stations across the U.S.
Daly assumed the presidency of Focus on the Family in 2005 after 16 years with the ministry. He started his career in 1989 as an assistant to the president, where his primary duty was fostering relationships with supporters. In 1997 he was promoted to vice president of the International Division following five years as field director for Asia, Africa and Australia.
Daly earned additional responsibilities in 2003 when he was named group vice president, charged with directing the strategic path of the organization. In 2004, he was appointed chief operating officer, the role he held until he was hand-picked by Focus on the Family founder Dr. James Dobson to be the ministry's president.
Daly has received numerous humanitarian awards and has appeared on such television programs as Larry King Live, America Live with Megyn Kelly and ABC World News Tonight. He has been featured in Newsweek and USA Today and is a regular panelist for The Washington Post/Newsweek blog, "On Faith," alongside leading academics and theologians.
TThe National Religious Broadcasters (NRB) is a non-partisan, international association of Christian communicators whose member organizations represent millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. Our mission is to advance biblical truth; to promote media excellence; and to defend free speech. In addition to promoting standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability, NRB provides networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for its members. Learn more at www.nrb.org.
About The NRB Convention
The annual Convention & Exposition is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The dynamic Exposition consists of nearly 300 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their ministries. NRB 2012 is being held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 18-21, 2012. For registration and other Convention information go to: www.nrbconvention.org
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