Woman of the Year & Woman to Watch

Woman of the Year

The Woman of the Year Award is bestowed on a woman who has made increasingly significant contributions throughout her career to her company and the cable industry. She embodies WICT’s Touchstones of Leadership, and is at the top of her game. She also shows great resolve to help others along their career path.

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.

Please note: Current members of the WICT Global Board of Directors are ineligible for this award.

WICT will designate one honoree each from a Programmer and Operator. The honorees will be celebrated at the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on Monday, September 16, 2019 during the WICT Leadership Conference at the New York Marriott Marquis, held in conjunction with cable’s Diversity Week.

Click here to submit a Woman of the Year nomination


Woman to Watch

The Woman to Watch Award is bestowed on a woman who shows tremendous promise for transforming the industry through her professional accomplishments. She has already demonstrated exemplary leadership skills, as well as a strong dedication to the industry and her organization.

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.

Please note: Current members of the WICT Global Board of Directors are ineligible for this award.

WICT will designate one honoree from each of the company categories: Programmer, Operator and Industry Supplier. The honorees will be celebrated at the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on Monday, September 16, 2019 during the WICT Leadership Conference at the New York Marriott Marquis, held in conjunction with cable’s Diversity Week.

Click here to submit a Woman to Watch nomination

2018 Woman of the Year Honorees

Italia Commisso Weinand
Woman of the Year - Operator

Italia Commisso Weinand

EVP, Programming & Human Resources Mediacom Communications Corp

Mary Campbell
Woman of the Year - Programmer

Mary Campbell

Chief Merchandising & Interactive Officer Qurate Retail Group

2018 Woman to Watch Honorees

Kristine Faulkner
Woman to Watch - Operator

Kristine Faulkner

Vice President-Product Development and Management, Cox Business Services Cox Communications Inc.

Izabella Wiley
Woman to Watch - Programmer

Izabella Wiley

General Manager, Poland + CEE A+E Networks

Leslie Miles
Woman to Watch - Technology

Leslie Miles

VP, Program Management & Strategy ARRIS