Awards & Recognition

Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch

For nearly 40 years, WICT has worked diligently to help advance women in the cable industry. One of the ways we do this is by shining a spotlight on some of cable’s most influential women.

The 2018 Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch honorees were celebrated at the 2018 WICT Touchstones Luncheon on October 15, during the WICT Leadership Conference.

Woman of the Year is WICT’s highest individual accolade bestowed on individuals who embody WICT’s mission to develop women leaders who transform the industry. Honorees have achieved top industry top status and show great resolve to help others along their path.

The Woman to Watch distinction recognizes leaders who show tremendous growth and progression through their professional accomplishments with a strong commitment to their companies and the industry at large.

 

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