Jazz 91.9 WCLK was honored with a total of four 2017 GABBY awards presented by the Georgia Association of Broadcasters. WCLK scored two 2017 GABBY Awards for excellence in broadcasting for: Community Service and Best Use of Digital Platform – Social Media; and, two 2017 GABBY Merit Awards for: Best Station Produced PSA and Best Use of Digital Platform – Website. Jazz 91.9 WCLK was selected as an awards finalist from a pool of more than 520 entries comprised of radio and television stations across the state of Georgia. WCLK Interim Program Director, Marquis Lofton, was presented the honors at the 55th Annual Gabby Awards at the Jekyll Island Convention Center.
“To be recognized for the tremendous impact WCLK makes to radio broadcasting and its community of radio listeners is extremely rewarding,” says, Wendy Williams, general manager, Jazz 91.9 WCLK. “We strive every day to provide Jazz, information and community engagement that is uplifting and meaningful.”
The Georgia Association of Broadcasters is the trade association that represents the interests of Georgia's over-the-air radio and television licensees who reach more than 95 percent of Georgia's population every week.