May 5, 201511:30 am - 1:30 pm
Meghan Markle, star of USA Network's original drama, Suits, will host the Luncheon.
Meghan Markle, who plays Rachel Zane on Suits, is a graduate of Northwestern University's prestigious theater program. She is best known for her work in television, with notable recurring and guest starring roles on Fringe, Without a Trace, CSI: NY, CSI: Miami, The League, and several others. Her feature film credits include Get Him to the Greek, Remember Me, and, A Lot Like Love. Most recently, Markle appeared in the film Horrible Bosses. In addition to her extensive work in television and film, Markle was recently named UN Advocate for Women's Political Participation and Leadership.
This year, WICT will once again honor cable's standout community service initiatives with its Signature Accolades at the 2015 WICT Signature Luncheon. The 2015 honorees represent international, national and regional programs that positively impact women.
2015 Signature Accolade Honorees
Liberty Global/Virgin Media - Closing the Gender Gap: "Think, Act, Report - Mending the Gap."
A+E Networks/Lifetime - Stop Breast Cancer for Life campaign
Comcast - Internet Essentials
Juniper Networks/Juniper Networks Foundation Fund - Not for Sale Reinvent Program
Suddenlink Communications - Suddenlink Family First
To read more about the Signature Accolade Honorees, click here.
The WICT Signature Luncheon will be held from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm on Tuesday, May 5, at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, in conjunction with INTX: The Internet & Television Expo. The Luncheon is the premier industry event where distinguished leaders come together in support of women in the cable industry.
Premium table space is limited, so reserve your table today! Please contact Lesa Faris at 202-827-4779 in WICT's Business Development department with any questions.
These leading organizations have reserved VIP tables showing their support. Join them!
|A+E Networks||Midcontinent Communications|
|Al Jazeera America|
|AMC Networks||Neustar, Inc.|
|Bright House Networks||REVOLT|
|Charter Communications||Scripps Networks Interactive|
|Comcast NBCUniversal||Showtime Networks Inc.|
|Cox Communications||Starz Entertainment|
|Crown Media Family Networks||Suddenlink Communications|
|Discovery Communications||Time Warner Cable|
|Disney and ESPN Media Networks||Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.|
|Juniper Networks||Viacom Media Networks|