ST. PAUL, Minn., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet Broadcasting Systems, Inc. (IB), the leading provider of digital publishing technology and services for media companies, announced today that its Vice President of News and Content, Scott Libin, has been appointed to the Radio Television Digital News Association's (RTDNA) Board of Directors. Libin will represent RTDNA's regions 4 and 5, encompassing eight states in the Midwest.
RTDNA, founded in 1946, is the world's largest professional organization exclusively serving the field of electronic news. With more than 3,000 members, RTDNA represents practitioners, educators and students in radio, television and digital news. It is dedicated to encouraging excellence in electronic journalism.
"It's an honor to be appointed," said Libin. "I have benefited for many years from my RTDNA membership. Digital News is literally RTDNA's middle name, and digital news is central to Internet Broadcasting. In fact, we like to say news is in our DNA. I'm excited to bring to the Board the digital perspective I've gained running IB's newsroom, in addition to what I learned in my many years as a television news director."
Libin has three decades of experience as a journalist, including jobs on camera and behind the scenes. He has been news director at three television stations, including KSTP and WCCO in the Twin Cities, and was a faculty member at The Poynter Institute for seven years. Libin has led IB's newsroom since 2011.About Internet Broadcasting Aiming to transform how broadcast media leaders engage and interact with their audiences, Internet Broadcasting offers scalable publishing solutions that power digital growth and strengthen consumer relationships. Internet Broadcasting solutions include an innovative SaaS-based web publishing platform, original and syndicated content, and the IB Digital Agency, one of the largest digital advertising agencies. Internet Broadcasting has had a long-term focus on serving local television companies with award-winning websites and services. Leading media companies such as Hearst Television, Turner Broadcasting, and The Washington Post Company's Post-Newsweek Stations group are clients. Founded in 1996, Internet Broadcasting is headquartered in St. Paul, Minn. For more information, visit www.ibsys.com. Contact: Tom CampoCampo Communications, LLC(212) 590-2464 firstname.lastname@example.org SOURCE Internet Broadcasting