​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​May 5, 2015
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL


Meghan Markle, star of USA Network's original drama, Suits, will host the Luncheon.


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Meghan Markle


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/LifetimeStop Breast Cancer for Life campaign

ComcastInternet Essentials



Juniper Networks/Juniper Networks Foundation FundNot for Sale Reinvent Program

Suddenlink CommunicationsSuddenlink Family First

​To read more about the Signature Accolade H​onorees, 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 NetworksMidcontinent Communications
​Al Jazeera America

NetCracker Technology

​AMC NetworksNeustar, Inc.
​Bright House NetworksREVOLT
​Charter CommunicationsScripps Networks Interactive
​Comcast NBCUniversal​​Showtime Networks Inc.
​Cox CommunicationsStarz Entertainment
​Crown Media Family NetworksSuddenlink Communications​
Discovery CommunicationsTime Warner Cable
Disney and ESPN Media NetworksTurner Broadcasting System, Inc.​
​EricssonTV One


Univision Communications
Juniper Networks​​Viacom Media Networks
​​Liberty Global

 Photos from the 2014 WICT Signature Luncheon


WICT gratefully acknowledges the sponsors
of the 2015 Signature Luncheon


Premier Sponsor



Champion Sponsors








WICT recognizes our 2015 Touchstone Partners