Raymond Smith

Mr. Smith, a Grenadian, was recognized for his service to the establishment of the CBU in 1970, and steering the Union in its early years. Mr. Smith, who was the long-standing Chief Engineer of the Windward Islands Broadcasting Service, also was hailed for innovations in broadcast engineering, including devising a new form of studio sound-proofing using natural material, which was adopted by broadcast operations as far away as the Pacific Islands.