Roz began his career in radio in 1984 at CBS’s WYNF/WSUN and was their Director of Technical Operations until the station was acquired by Cox Radio in 1993.
While at Cox he chaired several internal committees including Broadcast - IT Security, Automation Standardization, RF Safety Policy, and Broadcast Data Transmission.
He presently serves as the technical representative for CMG in the BTC, NABRTC, the Nielsen Technical Advisory Committee and NRSC. He was awarded CMG’s “Engineer of the Year” twice.
He has chaired the IEEE-BTS Symposium and has served on the ADCOM.
For the NAB he has delivered several papers and chaired sessions at the NAB. He presently serves as co-chair of the NABRTC and chaired the HD Time Alignment group which developed a Best Practice Document that was adopted by the NRSC. Presently, he chairs the Next Generation Architecture committee that is focused on modernization of the Radio broadcast architecture.
He has served as a board member of the national SBE, chaired the finance committee, the nominations committee and served on the executive officers committee. He has been the SBE-Tampa Chapter 39 as Chair, Co-Chair, Secretary and is presently the Treasurer. He was awarded “Engineer of the Year” in 2015 at the SBE national level.
He has written articles on technology for Radio magazine and was awarded the “Best Technical Article of the Year” for a paper written after the hurricane season of 2004 titled “Disaster Planning Put to Good Use” and was recently awarded the Radio World Excellence in Engineering award for 2021-2022.
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