John Jacobs Jr. Selected as 2017 Elmo Ellis Spirit Award Winner

The Georgia Broadcasters Hall of Fame will honor the late John Jacobs Jr., founder of Access WDUN and former Brenau trustee, with the 2017 Elmo Ellis Spirit Award at the 11th Annual Georgia Radio Hall of Fame Celebration on Saturday, Oct. 21, at the Strand Theater in Marietta, Georgia.

The award was established in memory of Elmo Ellis, a well-known WSB Radio and Television writer and producer. Each year, a Georgia radio professional who has demonstrated special leadership is selected for the award by the board of directors and the Ellis family.

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