WICT Announces Return to In-Person Events with Signature • Touchstones Luncheon in New York

Event to be held Wednesday, October 20 at New York Marriott Marquis; WICT’s Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch Awards to be Presented

Washington, DC – Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) today proudly announced its return to in-person events with the Signature • Touchstones Luncheon in New York. The live debut event will take place Wednesday, October 20 at the New York Marriott Marquis. Among the esteemed honors to be presented will be WICT’s Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch awards.

WICT gratefully acknowledges the Premier Luncheon Sponsor, Comcast NBCUniversal, Ruby Sponsor, Charter Communications and Champion Sponsors, Accenture, AMC Networks and WarnerMedia.

“WICT is thrilled to resume live, in-person events with the recognition and celebration of the outstanding achievements of our industry leaders through WICT’s Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch awards,” said Maria E. Brennan, CAE, WICT President & CEO. “Now more than ever, businesses and leaders recognize the tremendous attributes women bring to their work cultures and bottom line, and we look forward to applauding these exemplary role models in-person alongside our ever-growing WICT network.”

For more information on the Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch criteria, or to submit nominations, visit the WICT website. The deadline for nominations is Friday, July 16, at 5:00 pm (Eastern).

Though the Signature • Touchstones Luncheon will be held in-person, WICT continues to follow the WHO, CDC and local authorities for health and safety guidance.

About WICT Global
WICT 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, WICT has partnered with media and technology companies to help build a more robust pipeline of women leaders. Founded in 1979, and now over 10,000 members strong, WICT is the largest and oldest professional association serving women in media. Charter Communications and Comcast NBCUniversal are WICT’s Strategic Touchstone Partners. Please visit www.wict.org or follow @WICTHQ on Facebook/Instagram/LinkedIn/Twitter for more information.

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