The Latest News from WICT

  • WICT Announces 2019 Top Companies for Women to Work

    Since 2003, the WICT PAR Initiative has recognized leading operators and programmers for their strong gender diversity and inclusion efforts. This year, Comcast Corporation ranked #1 for operators, and ESPN achieved #1 for programmers, with the top-five companies identified herein. WICT will salute the honorees at the 2020 WICT Signature Luncheon, which will take place at the Plaza Hotel New York on April 30.

  • WICT Announces Betsy Magness Leadership Institute Classes 40 and 41

    BMLI is recognized by the industry as the premier leadership development program for executive women in the cable media industry. This year, WICT celebrates 25 years of the BMLI program, which in May 2019 recognized its 1,000th graduate.

  • WICT Announces Artists Panel Featuring Stars of IFC’s Baroness von Sketch Show, Meredith MacNeill and Jennifer Whalen, at WICT Touchstones Luncheon

    We are excited to share that a highlight of this year’s Touchstone Luncheon will be an artists panel with the co-creators and stars of IFC’s award-winning Baroness von Sketch Show, Meredith MacNeill and Jennifer Whalen. In addition, WICT Global Board Member Georgia Juvelis, EVP & Co-Head, Corporate Communications, AMC Networks, will serve as the 2019 Touchstones Luncheon Honorary Chair.

  • WICT Announces Laurel Lawson Fellowship

    Applicants for the Laurel Lawson Fellowship must be a person with a disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act and currently working within the cable telecommunications industry. The recipient will be selected based on their ability to impart how the WICT Leadership Conference will help them gain new management and leadership skills to enhance their business acumen.

  • WICT Announces Honorees for 2019 « Woman of the Year » and « Woman to Watch »

    Honorees will receive their awards during the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on Monday, September 16, at the New York Marriott Marquis, in conjunction with the annual WICT Leadership Conference, as part of Cable’s Diversity Week. AMC Networks returns as the exclusive Premier Sponsor of the Touchstones Luncheon.