DC - Women in Cable
Telecommunications (WICT) announced today that it will begin accepting
registrations for its 2014 Leadership Conference starting Wednesday, February
conference will take place at the New York Marriott Marquis on September 15-16.
Conference registration includes attendance at the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on
September 15. During the luncheon, WICT will recognize the Woman of the Year and
Woman to Watch.
WICT will also celebrate the 20th Anniversary of its Betsy Magness Leadership
Institute during the conference.
The WICT Leadership
Conference marks the beginning of the cable industry's Diversity
Week, which also includes the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in
Communications (NAMIC) conference and the annual fundraising dinner of The
Walter Kaitz Foundation. All three groups will celebrate and promote the
critical role diversity and inclusion plays in the cable telecommunications
industry recognizes the value and influence of diverse voices coming together,
and we are pleased to join our partner organizations once again for Diversity
Week in New York," said Christina Vergara,
WICT's Vice President of Education & Program Development. "The WICT
Leadership Conference provides an opportunity for our members and their
colleagues in cable media to strengthen their skills and build strong
Leadership Conference is the preeminent leadership and professional development
opportunity for cable professionals at all levels of their career journeys.
Through inspiring keynote speakers and innovative workshops covering a variety
of topics, as well as interfacing with industry colleagues, each attendee will
be immersed in leadership activities designed to help impact their career and
their company's bottom line.
More information about the 2014 WICT
Leadership Conference and details concerning registration and accommodations may
be found online at www.wictconference.org
proudly recognizes Comcast|NBCUniversal
as the Platinum Sponsor of the 2014 WICT Leadership Conference, as well as
Networks/EPIX (Gold Sponsor); Turner Broadcasting System,
Inc. (Silver Sponsor); Suddenlink
Communications (Bronze Sponsor); and HBO (Champion
WICT also gratefully acknowledges AMC Networks as the
Premier Sponsor of the 2014 WICT Touchstones Luncheon.
years, Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) has partnered with cable and
telecommunications leaders to provide professional development programs,
research and services that help advance women in cable media. With nearly 10,000
members, WICT is the oldest and largest professional association serving women
in the cable and telecommunications industry. Comcast|NBCUniversal,
Cable, Turner Broadcasting System,
Inc. and Suddenlink Communications
are WICT's Strategic Touchstone Partners. Please visit www.wict.org
or follow @WICT
on Twitter for more information.
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