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.

WICT designated one honoree each from a Programmer and Operator. The honorees were 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.

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


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.

WICT designated one honoree from each of the company categories: Programmer, Operator and Industry Supplier. The honorees were 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.

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