Press Releases

Alliance for Community Media Executive Director Sylvia Strobel Speaks at PhillyCAM Grand Opening

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) celebrates the grand opening of PhillyCAM at its new facility. ACM Executive Director, Sylvia Strobel, provided remarks and commended PhillyCAM in its role as a national leader of digital media and its involvement with the Philadelphia Youth Media Collaborative.

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Alliance for Community Media Issues Hometown Media Awards Call for Entries

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) has issued its call for entries for the Hometown Media Awards. Previously named the Hometown Video Awards, the name change to Hometown Media Awards reflects the wider array of media being used by Public, Educational, and Governmental (PEG) access cable television channels.

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Alliance for Community Media Congratulates New FCC Chief of Staff Zachary Katz

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) congratulates Zachary Katz on his appointment as Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chief of Staff. Katz succeeds Eddie Lazarus who will be leaving the Commission at the end of January.

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Alliance for Community Media Applauds Opponents of AT&T Merger

Yesterday, AT&T announced that it had ended its bid to buy T-Mobile. The Alliance for Community Media’s (ACM), Executive Director Sylvia Strobel made the following statement.

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Alliance For Community Media Thanks FCC Commissioner Copps For Support

The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) wishes to thank Commissioner Michael Copps for his dedication and public service to the citizens of this country. On behalf of the public, educational and governmental cable channels and community media centers, the ACM is grateful for his support in preserving local voices.

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Alliance for Community Media Criticizes Albuquerque RFP Process

The National Board of Directors for the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) issued a rebuke in its board meeting last week against the City of Albuquerque for its failure to conduct due diligence and fair dealing in its review of access television proposals. The ACM also demanded that the city rescind its offer to uPublic, withdraw its request for proposal, and extend its agreement with Quote…Unquote for the indefinite future.

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Alliance for Community Media to Conduct Public Policy Training

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Nancy Lu
703-556-7175
nlu@allcommunitymedia.org
ALLIANCE FOR COMMUNITY MEDIA
TO CONDUCT PUBLIC POLICY TRAINING
Community Media Members and Supporters Gather October 11, 2011, in Washington, DC

(McLean, VA, October 6, 2011) – The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) will present its 2011 Public Policy Training October 11, 2011 at the New America Foundation in Washington, DC. ()

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Alliance for Community Media Elects Karla Saldana as EO Chair of the National Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Nancy Lu
703-556-7175
nlu@allcommunitymedia.org
 

ALLIANCE FOR COMMUNITY MEDIA
ELECTS KARLA SALDAÑA AS EO CHAIR
OF THE NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Saldaña Named Chair of Equal Opportunity Committee
 
 
(McLean, VA, August 24, 2011) – The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) is pleased to announce that Karla Saldaña was elected to serve in the capacity of ()

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