NAB Show to Host News Corporation's Chase Carey for Opening Keynote Event

  NAB Show to Host News Corporation's Chase Carey for Opening Keynote Event

2013 NAB Show

Business Wire

WASHINGTON -- November 26, 2012

The National Association of Broadcasters announced today that News Corporation
President and Chief Operating Officer Chase Carey will participate in a
question-and-answer session with NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith during the
2013 NAB Show opening event, sponsored by Blackmagic Design, Monday, April 8
in Las Vegas. The session will also include a "State of the Broadcast
Industry" address by Smith.

Chase Carey (Photo: National Association of Broadcasters)

Chase Carey (Photo: National Association of Broadcasters)

"As a leading executive of one of the world's preeminent media companies,
Chase Carey has valuable insight into today's multi-platform global media
environment," said NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith. "I look forward to our
conversation at the NAB Show and hearing Mr. Carey's vision of what the future
holds for the media business worldwide."

Chase Carey is president and chief operating officer of News Corporation, a
position he has held since July, 2009. In this role, he oversees diversified
global operations spanning five continents, including the production and
distribution of film and television programming; television, satellite and
cable broadcasting; newspaper and book publishing and digital media. He also
sits on the Company's Board of Directors.

Previously, Carey was president and chief executive officer of DIRECTV, Inc.,
where he led the operations and strategic direction of the DIRECTV, Inc.
companies - which include DIRECTV, Inc. in the United States and DIRECTV Latin
America. He was elected to the position in 2003 by the company's Board of
Directors. He also served on The DIRECTV Group Board of Directors.

Prior to joining DIRECTV, Inc., Carey was co-chief operating officer of News
Corporation and chairman and chief executive officer of the Fox Television
Group. He was particularly instrumental in managing the company's operations
and strategy, focusing on its worldwide television business that encompassed
the FOX network, Fox Television Stations, Fox's cable programming group, and
News Corporation's international satellite operations.

About NAB Show

NAB Show, held April 6-11, 2013 in Las Vegas, is the world's largest
electronic media show covering filmed entertainment and the development,
management and delivery of content across all mediums. With more than 90,000
attendees from 151 countries and 1,600+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate
marketplace for digital media and entertainment. From creation to consumption,
across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is home to the
solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and embrace content delivery
to new screens in new ways. Complete details are available at

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About NAB

The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association
for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in
legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and
innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities,
strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age.
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