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Press Release: Scott and Julie De Vos To Receive the 2023 CRB Presidents Award

(Nashville, Tennessee – June 20, 2023) - The Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc. (CRB) is thrilled to announce Scott and Julie De Vos of De Lux Productions as the recipients of the prestigious 2023 CRB President's Award.

2023 marked the 26th year that Scott and Julie have been the driving force behind the scenes, spearheading and managing production across the multitude of live music events over three days during the Country Radio Seminar.

CRB/CRS Board President Kurt Johnson comments, If you’ve been to CRS, you have enjoyed the work of Scott and Julie. For many years, they’ve produced New Faces, the label luncheons…all our live music events. Now it’s time to put Scott and Julie in the spotlight. Joins us and raise a toast to two great people who make CRS go!”

The CRB President's Award is bestowed upon individuals who have demonstrated exceptional dedication and played a vital role in shaping the success of the Country Radio Seminar and its mission to advance the country radio format. Previous recipients of this esteemed award include industry luminaries such as John Esposito, Beverlee Brannigan, Sarah Trahern, Mike Dungan, Charlie Morgan, Bob Kingsley, Joe Galante, and Erica Farber, among others.

The presentation of the CRB President's Award will take place during the 2023 Country Radio Hall of Fame event, scheduled to be held on July 10 at the Virgin Hotel Nashville. This highly anticipated occasion will honor six exceptional radio professionals, including four distinguished off-air broadcasters - Pam Green, Charlie Morgan, Wade Jessen, and John Willyard, as well as two outstanding on-air personalities, Trish Biondo and Dollar Bill Wilson.

For more information about the Country Radio Hall of Fame and a list of past inductees, please visit the official website at To stay up to date with the latest news and developments, please visit and follow CRS on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. For inquiries and further information, kindly contact the CRB/CRS at 615-327-4487.


About Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc®: Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc® is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1969 with the objective of fostering collaboration between radio broadcasters worldwide and the Country Music Industry to ensure vitality and promote growth in the Country Radio format.

About Country Radio Seminar: Country Radio Seminar is an annual convention that serves as a platform for education, idea exchange, and business practices in the Country music industry, with a specific focus on topics relevant to Country radio. The most recent edition, CRS 2022, was successfully held at the Omni Nashville Hotel from February 23 to 25, 2022. The upcoming CRS 2023 is scheduled to take place from March 13 to 15, 2023.


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