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February 17, 2014

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GEB America to Receive 2014 NRB Award for Best Television
Public Service Announcement for  ORU Faculty Series

 

Manassas, VA – GEB America  will receive the 2014 NRB Media Award for Best Television Public Service Announcement for ORU Faculty Series on Tuesday, February 25, at the NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN.

The NRB Best Television Public Service Announcement Award is presented to an organization that produces a PSA that is designed to educate and inform the general public about a free public service that is offered by a Christian non-profit organization. The award recipient represents the best in technical quality and creativity, and presents a compelling message about a public service.

Oral Roberts University is a world-renowned Christian university located in Tulsa, OK. Founded in 1963, ORU serves students from 50 states and more than 70 countries, representing more than 40 denominations. ORU offers more than 60 undergraduate majors, 13 master’s programs, and two doctoral degrees, plus NCAA Division I athletics. ORU owns the Christian television network GEB America, which was built on Chancellor Oral Roberts’ vision. The network reaches more than 21.7 million households, providing content to help them live well spirit, mind, and body. GEB America can be viewed on DirecTV Channel 363, Tulsa TV-53, KUGB TV in Houston, Trinidad and Tobago, SkyAngel, and www.gebamerica.com.

About NRB
The 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 International Christian Media Convention
The annual NRB International Christian Media Convention is the largest nationally and internationally recognized event dedicated solely to assist those in the field of Christian communications. The dynamic Exposition consists of around 200 companies and is an active marketplace for those seeking tools and services to expand their organizations. NRB 2014 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 22-25, 2014. For more information, go to www.nrbconvention.org.

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