The Alfred H. Grebe Award

Alfred H. Grebe obtained a commercial radio license at age 15 and founded the Grebe Radio Company in 1914. The company later became the Grebe Radio and Television Company, which also operated several radio stations, including WCBS that is still broadcasting in New York City. Established in 1994, the Alfred H. Grebe Award recognizes significant achievements of excellence in the engineering and manufacturing of radio equipment.



1994 – Frank A. Gunther
2001 – Amar G. Bose, Sc D
2002 – Gilbert R. Houck
2005 – Jerry B. Minter
2007 – Louis J. Meyer P.E.
2009 – Larry Conlee
2012 – Charles J. Soulliard
2015 – Dr. Nathan Cohen

Upcoming Events
7:30 am 2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
Nov 17 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
At this year’s Technical Symposium in Pittsburgh we have an exciting lineup of presenters.  In keeping with our Saturday tour of KDKA, the first broadcast radio station in the nation, a number of presentations will[...]
5:30 pm 2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
Nov 17 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
For more information, and to register, please click here. Cocktail Reception: 5:30 – 7:00 pm Banquet: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dress is black tie optional. Men can choose to wear a tuxedo or a[...]
9:00 am KDKA Tour
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
RCA is planning an extensive tour of radio station KDKA, the first commercial radio station in the U.S.!  The tour will commence on Saturday November 18th at 9:00 AM and end at 1:00 PM. Everyone attending[...]