The WICT Network Announces 2022 Touchstone Partners

Media contact:
Christina Vergara
Tel: 202-827-4794
cvergara@wict.org

For Immediate Release:
6/07/2022

The WICT Network today proudly announced its 2022 Touchstone Partners. The WICT Network’s Strategic Touchstone Partners, a select group of leading organizations, show their year-round commitment to equity and inclusion by supporting our diversity-based professional development programs, original research and advocacy initiatives. This year’s partners include Charter Communications, Comcast NBCUniversal and the Walter Kaitz Foundation.

The WICT Network Announces 2022 Touchstone Partners

Comcast NBCUniversal and Charter Communications Serve as Strategic Touchstone Partners 

Washington, DC – The WICT Network today proudly announced its 2022 Touchstone Partners.

The WICT Network’s Strategic Touchstone Partners, a select group of leading organizations, show their year-round commitment to equity and inclusion by supporting our diversity-based professional development programs, original research and advocacy initiatives. This year’s partners include Charter Communications, Comcast NBCUniversal and the Walter Kaitz Foundation.

The WICT Network’s Catalyst Touchstone Partners serve as key champions of the organization and help us deliver on our mission to help create women leaders who transform the industry. These distinguished companies include Accenture, Altice USA, CommScope, Cox Communications, and Disney & ESPN Media Networks.

The WICT Network’s activities are also made possible through the support of this year’s Inspire Touchstone Partners, including A+E Networks, AMC Networks, Amazon Web Services, Cisco, Paramount, TV One and Warner Bros. Discovery. And as the industry continues to expand internationally, several global companies, including Liberty Global and Warner Bros. Discovery, offer their resources to support The WICT Network’s international chapter endeavors.

“The WICT Network’s corporate partners demonstrate an unwavering commitment to gender equity,” said Maria E. Brennan, CAE, President & CEO. “They understand the business case for workplace diversity and inclusion and utilize The WICT Network’s resources as part of their competitive business strategy.”

Cindy Key, The WICT Network’s AVP, Business Development & Operations, added, “The close collaboration with our Touchstone Partners ensures we provide the highest quality programs and leadership development initiatives to women in media, entertainment and technology at all levels. In exchange, our stakeholders gain access to and receive recognition among our 10,000 members and countless supporters across the globe.”

About The WICT Network

The WICT Network is a nonpartisan organization whose mission is to create women leaders that transform our industry. We do this by providing unparalleled professional development programs, commissioning original gender research, and supporting a B2B network that helps advance women. For more than 40 years, The WICT Network has partnered with media, entertainment and technology companies to help build a more robust pipeline of women leaders. Founded in 1979, and now over 10,000 members strong, The WICT Network is the largest and oldest professional association serving women in media. Charter Communications and Comcast NBCUniversal are The WICT Network’s Strategic Touchstone Partners. Please visit www.wict.org or follow @WICTHQ on Facebook/Instagram/LinkedIn/Twitter for more information.

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