'Jeopardy!' host to appear alongside longtime Executive Producer Harry Friedman at PromaxBDA Station Summit, June 27 in Las Vegas

LOS ANGELES – May 30, 2018 Alex Trebek, who this fall begins hosting his 35th season of 'Jeopardy!,' America’s Favorite Quiz Show®, will be the keynote speaker at PromaxBDA Station Summit, the association for the global entertainment marketing industry announced today. Trebek is set to take the Station Summit main stage at 8 a.m. PT Wednesday, June 27, at the Mirage Events Center in Las Vegas.

The one-hour event will cover Trebek’s five-decade career in broadcasting, from his start at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation through his years hosting more than a dozen game shows in the 1970s and 80s, including his tenure as ‘Jeopardy!’ host. The session will be moderated by Harry Friedman, Executive Producer of 'Jeopardy!,' and will include a Question-and-Answer session with PromaxBDA Station Summit attendees.

"It's an honor to host two broadcasting icons — Alex Trebek and Harry Friedman — on our Station Summit main stage," said Steve Kazanjian, President and CEO, PromaxBDA. "As members working in local markets confront a rapidly evolving industry, we look forward to hearing insights from two people who have excelled at entertaining and engaging audiences for decades."

PromaxBDA Station Summit is a yearly conference created exclusively for television station marketing and promotion professionals. This year’s Station Summit will take place from June 25-29 at the Mirage Resort in Las Vegas. For more information visit: promax.tv/station

For more information:
Max Follmer, PromaxBDA | 312.883.2775 (mobile) | max@promaxbda.org

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PromaxBDA is the global association for the entertainment marketing industry, representing thousands of people who create, market, and distribute content in media. PromaxBDA members create the biggest brands in entertainment, celebrate excellence, and support the next generation of industry talent.