Vice President of Engineering & CTO, Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc.
Mike Cooney is responsible for the general supervision and oversight of all engineering and technology matters relating to the Company’s stations. In addition, he is integrally involved with the Company’s HD radio initiative.
Mr. Cooney serves as Chairman of the National Association of Broadcasters Radio Technical Committee. In addition, he is a member of the NAB Automotive Digital Dashboard “DASH” Committee and the Technical Committee for the Broadcast Traffic Consortium (BTC).
A radio veteran with over two decades of corporate engineering management experience, Mr. Cooney is a past radio representative for the NAB FastRoads Committee and has participated on the Broadcast Engineering Conference Committee. In addition, he has presented at numerous National Association of Broadcaster conferences.
In 2016, Mr. Cooney was the recipient of the “Excellence in Engineering“ award from Radio World Magazine, a respected industry publication.
Recognized as a certified engineer by the Society of Broadcast Engineers (CBRE), he is an FCC First Class license holder and is a certified electronic technician.