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Å“Barry Mayo and Hundley Batts Ticketed for Urban Knights Hall of Fame 

 src=American Urban Radio Networks () will sponsor its eighth annual Urban Knight Awards at the RAB 2009 Radio Sales, Management Leadership Conference, March 16th-18th at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orland o, Florida. The honors will be presented at the Urban Knight Awards reception on Monday, March 16, 2009 from 6 p.m.-7 p.m.

The Urban Knight Awards were initiated by American Urban Radio Networks in 2002 to honor the valiant efforts those in Urban Radio sales who have carried the banner improving marketing/sales to the Urban consumer marketplace.

Å“I could not think of two finer radio soldiers to go into the Urban Knights ,  said Jerry Lopes, AURN President of Program Operations and Affiliations. Å“, currently President of the Radio Division at Radio-One, has done all one could do in radio and succeeded at every level. Hundley Batts, Co-Owner of WEUP AM & FM, along with his team, recently celebrated 50 years of dedicated service to the Huntsville, Alabama community.  Mayo and Batts head the 2009 Urban Knights honorees, which also include: