Woman of the Year & Woman to Watch

The WICT Network is proud to shine a spotlight on some of the industry’s most accomplished and influential professionals. The Women of the Year and Women to Watch will be recognized at the Touchstones Luncheon, Monday, October 10, in New York. Held inside of our multi-day Leadership Conference, the Touchstones Luncheon showcases the value of diversity and recognizes women who are paving the way for tomorrow’s generation of leaders.

You can learn more about the awards and submit a nomination below. The nomination deadline is Friday, July 15, 2022.

Woman of the Year

Woman to Watch

The Woman of the Year Award is bestowed on a woman who has made significant contributions throughout her career to her company and the overall industry. She is a proven leader and asset who shows great resolve to help others along their path. The WICT Network will select one honoree from a programmer and an operator.


Attributes:

  • Strong and articulate communicator who can rally others into action;

  • Serves as a catalyst to advance the industry and its people;

  • Inspires others through words and deeds;

  • Listens to and connects with her peers;

  • Leads fearlessly with a sense of purpose and vision.

The Woman to Watch Award honors a woman who shows tremendous success and promise through her professional accomplishments. She demonstrates exemplary leadership skills in her company and a strong dedication to the industry. The WICT Network will select one honoree from a programmer, an operator and a technology company.


Attributes:

  • Contributes significantly to her organization;

  • Serves as a catalyst to help advance others within her company;

  • Serves as a role model and mentor to colleagues and others;

  • Listens to and connects with her peers;

  • Leads authentically with a commitment to her values.

2021 Women of the Year

Noopur Davis
Woman of the Year – Operator

Noopur Davis

Executive Vice President, Chief Information Security and Product Privacy Officer Comcast Corporation and Comcast Cable

Nancy Daniels
Woman of the Year – Programmer

Nancy Daniels

Chief Brand Officer Discovery & Factual

2021 Women to Watch

Sharon Peters
Woman to Watch – Operator

Sharon Peters

SVP, Marketing Charter Communications

Stephanie Yates
Woman to Watch – Programmer

Stephanie Yates

SVP, Research and Insights AMC Networks

Reshma Patil Bijoor
Woman to Watch – Technology

Reshma Patil Bijoor

Managing Director, Communications and Media Strategy Accenture