Zoe Kazan and Carey Mulligan from IFC Films' upcoming film Wildlife
to Speak at WICT Touchstones Luncheon
IFC Films' Lisa Schwartz to Serve as Honorary Chair
We are pleased to announce WICT's special guests at the 2018 WICT Touchstones Luncheon, IFC Films' Wildlife Writer and Executive Producer Zoe Kazan, and Lead Actress in Wildlife, Carey Mulligan. They will be joined onstage by Luncheon Honorary Chair and WICT global board member, Lisa Schwartz, Co-President of IFC Films & Sundance Selects, who will facilitate an engaging and intimate Touchstones Talk with the two Hollywood stars.
The luncheon takes place Monday, October 15, at the New York Marriott Marquis, where we will feature the 2018 Women of the Year and Women to Watch honorees -- a focal point of the WICT Leadership Conference and Diversity Week. AMC Networks serves as the Premier Sponsor of the Touchstones Luncheon.
Join us at the New York Marriott Marquis on Monday, October 15, 2018, when we will honor the following women for their outstanding contributions to the industry.
WICT Announces Honorees for
2018 "Woman of the Year" and "Woman to Watch"
Woman of the Year – Operator
Italia Commisso Weinand, EVP, Programming and Human Resources
Mediacom Communications Corporation
Woman of the Year – Programmer
Mary Campbell, Chief Merchandising & Interactive Officer
Qurate Retail Group
Woman to Watch – Operator
Kristine Faulkner, SVP, General Manager, Cox Home Security & Smart Home
Woman to Watch – Programmer
Izabella Wiley, General Manager, A+E Networks Poland & CEE
Woman to Watch – Technology
Leslie Miles, VP, Corporate Programs & Indirect Procurement
Click here to view photos and bios of each of this year's honorees. Honorees will receive their awards during the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on Monday, October 15, at the New York Marriott Marquis, in conjunction with the annual WICT Leadership Conference, as part of Cable's Diversity Week. AMC Networks returns as the exclusive Premier Sponsor of the Touchstones Luncheon.
Don't miss your chance to be a part of this special event. Click here to reserve your tickets or table
and join the growing list of supporters!
|AMC Networks - Premier Sponsor||Liberty Global|
|A+E Networks||Mediacom Communications|
|Charter Communications||Qurate Retail Group|
|Comcast NBCUniversal||Speakeasy, Inc.|
|Cox Communications||Splunk |
|Crown Media Family Networks||STARZ|
|Discovery, Inc. ||TV One|
|Disney & ESPN Media Networks||Univision|
|Fox Networks Group||Viacom|
The WICT Touchstones Luncheon will take place at the
Marriott Marquis in New York, NY.