The San Francisco/Northern California Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences was chartered in 1961.  It is dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of television and the promotion of creative leadership for artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry. It recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy® Award.

Markets Covered

Our members come from all areas of the industry and include the following markets:

  1. San Francisco Bay Area (DMA 8)
  2. Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto (DMA 20)
  3. Fresno-Visalia (DMA 54)
  4. Honolulu, HI (DMA 66)
  5. Reno, NV (DMA 105)
  6. Monterey-Salinas (DMA 125)
  7. Chico-Redding (DMA 132)
  8. Eureka (DMA 195)
  9. U.S. Territory of Guam.

We are the only professional association representing television professionals from all disciplines of the industry, serving as the common meeting ground for those individuals dedicated to advancing the arts and science of television. Join us and make a solid investment in yourself, your career and your industry. And, because you get great savings along with your membership, it’s a real value, too! Join Here


A look back at 70 years of broadcasting (click to watch video)

Click to view additional exhibits on KPIX 5 website



13 – Board of Governors Meeting 10 am, Conference Call
18 – National Student Production Awards (webcast from Emerson College)
20 – Gold & Silver Circle Induction Luncheon, Park Central Hotel, SF
20 – Off Camera, copy deadline


10 – Board of Governors Meeting 9:45 am, TBA
20 – Off Camera, copy deadline


1 – 48th Northern California Area Emmy® Awards CALL FOR ENTRIES open
8 – Board of Governors Meeting 10 am, Conference Call
20 – Off Camera, copy deadline