Award-Winning Performer Billy Porter to Receive 2019 NAB Show New York Impact Award

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Thursday, October 17 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM


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Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award-winning actor, singer, director, composer, and playwright Billy Porter will receive the NAB Show New York Impact Award on Thursday, October 17. NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith will present the award.


The NAB Show New York Impact Award honors the most innovative leaders in media and entertainment for their impact and influence on the overall industry, as well as in the city of New York. Porter will be acknowledged for his decades of success as an entertainer and his break-through performances.


Billy Porter
Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award-Winning
Actor, Singer, Director, Composer, and Playwright
Gordon H. Smith
President and CEO
National Association of Broadcasters
Elizabeth  Wagmeister
Senior Correspondent (Interviewer)