Woman of the Year & Woman to Watch

WICT 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 honorees will be recognized in-person at the Signature • Touchstones Luncheon on Wednesday, October 20 in New York. The live debut event will showcase the value of gender diversity and inclusion while recognizing women who are paving the way for tomorrow’s generation of leaders. Click here for more information about this one-of-a-kind celebratory event.


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.

WICT will designate one honoree each from a Programmer and Operator.

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

Click here to submit a nomination

The nomination deadline is Friday, July 16.


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 transform her organization;
  • Serves as a catalyst to help advance others at her organization;
  • 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.

WICT will designate one honoree from each of the company categories: Programmer, Operator and Industry Supplier.

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

Click here to submit a nomination

The nomination deadline is Friday, July 16.

2019 Woman of the Year Honorees

Lee Schroeder
Woman of the Year - Operator

Lee Schroeder

EVP, Government & Community Affairs & Chief Diversity Officer Altice USA

Jennifer Caserta
Woman of the Year - Programmer

Jennifer Caserta

Chief Transformation and People Officer AMC Networks

2019 Woman to Watch Honorees

Susan Anable
Woman to Watch - Operator

Susan Anable

VP, Public Affairs, Southwest Region Cox Communications

Meeka Bondy
Woman to Watch - Programmer

Meeka Bondy

SVP, Legal Affairs HBO