For Immediate Release
February 10, 2010

Robert McFarland





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Manassas, VA – WYLL’s Sandy Rios will receive the prestigious NRB Air Personality of the Year Award (Talk Format) during the February 27th Radio Reception at the NRB Convention & Exposition.

“Sandy Rios takes today’s political events and news stories and points us to discussions of God and morality,” said NRB President & CEO Dr. Frank Wright.  “As a result, her program becomes an intersection of faith and public discourse and serves as a potent evangelism outreach in the Chicagoland area.”

The Sandy Rios Show covers news and politics in a fast-paced format.  Sandy interviews newsmakers of the day, provides commentary, and engages listeners on national and international events.  Most of all, Sandy brings people a biblical perspective on the news to her audience. 

The NRB Air Personality of the Year Award (Talk Format) is presented to a personality who is compelling, relevant, informative, personable, and entertaining, while demonstrating an authentic Christian faith in their on-air announcing.

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 2010 is being held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, TN, February 27 – March 2, 2010. For registration and other Convention information go to:

About NRB
The National Religious Broadcasters Association (NRB) is the preeminent association of Christian communicators working to keep the doors of electronic media open for the spread of the Gospel, which promotes standards of excellence, integrity, and accountability. NRB provides networking, educational, ministry, and fellowship opportunities for its members. NRB is a non-partisan international association of Christian communicators, representing millions of listeners, viewers, and readers. 
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