NASHVILLE, TN (CelebrityAccess) The Country Radio Broadcasters announced that Country Music Association CEO Sarah Trahern has been named as the recipient for the 2020 CRB Presidents Award.
Trahern will be presented with the award during CRS Honors, which will serve as the kick-off event for CRS 2021: The Virtual Experience on February 16th.
Trahern stepped into the role of CEO of the CMA in 2014 and oversees the organizations television properties, including CMA Fest, CMA Country Christmas, and the annual CMA Awards. She also oversees the live side of the CMA Fest, one of the worlds largest music festivals and also serves as president of the CMA Foundation.
Sarah is the epitome of this award. Her selfless and tireless work on behalf of artists, songwriters, labels, managers, touring professionals, and Country Radio, and her steadfast support of CRB and Country Radio Seminar make her a highly deserving honoree. I am blessed to call her colleague, confidant and friend. And all of us in Country are blessed to have her as a true leader in our genre, said CRB/CRS Board President, Kurt Johnson.
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