Announcing the Massachusetts Broadcasters
Hall of Fame Class of 2019!

Nine major figures in radio and television will be inducted into the Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame at our annual Induction and Awards Luncheon on Friday, September 27, at the Boston Marriott Quincy Hotel.

They are:

Marjorie Arons-Barron, the retired long-time former WCVB-TV, Boston, Director of Editorials

WCVB’s founding General Manager, the late Robert Bennett

WBZ-TV Boston meteorologist Barry Burbank

Boston TV38’s former “Movie Loft” host Dana Hersey

Boston 7News former political reporter/commentator Andy Hiller

WBZ Boston Radio sports reporter Jonny Miller

Lisa Mullins, the voice of All Things Considered on NPR’s Boston affiliate, WBUR Radio

Springfield’s WWLP-TV retired General Manager Bill Pepin

Richard Chase, retired from WBZ-TV after 40 years as a news photographer. Chase will be honored with the Hall of Fame’s Pioneer Award, which is presented to individuals or organizations who fundamentally contributed to broadcasting.


Our 2019 fundraising auction was a huge success!!! We want to thank our many item donors and bidders for their wonderful support.

NEXT UP is the Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame annual Induction and Awards Luncheon on Friday, September 27, 2019. Save the date, please! The names of those to be inducted into the Hall of Fame “Class of 2019” will be announced in early or mid-summer.