San Fran SBE Announces 2018 Dick Park Award Recipient

Dick Parks recognized with his namesake award
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The San Francisco chapter of the Society of Broadcast Engineers recently honored member Dane Ericksen with one of its highest honors — the Dick Parks Award. He was recognized at their 2018 holiday party.

Bill Ruck, left, presents Dane Ericksen with the beloved "Golden Dud," symbolic of the Dick Parks Award.

Bill Ruck, left, presents Dick Parks with the "Golden Dud" in recognition — symbolizing his namesake award, also known as the San Francisco SBE's engineer of the year award. 

The Dick Parks Award honors longtime SBE member Dick Parks. Ironically, in 1987 Ericksen was one of the presenters of the award, which recognizes excellence in broadcast engineering and service and was founded in 1978.