Touchstones Luncheon


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The WICT Touchstones Luncheon showcases the value of diversity and recognizes women who are paving the way for tomorrow’s generation of leaders. Among the honors to be presented are the 2019 Woman of the Year and Woman to Watch awards, WICT’s highest individual accolades. The Touchstones Luncheon boasts a sold-out crowd of more than 1,100 professionals. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this special event.

Just Announced:

Touchstones Luncheon to Feature Artists Panel with Stars of IFC’s Baroness von Sketch Show,
Meredith MacNeill and Jennifer Whalen

Georgia Juvelis, EVP & Co-Head, Corporate Communications,  AMC Networks, to serve as Honorary Chair

Pictured above, l-r: AMC’s Georgia Juvelis, Honorary Chair of the Touchstones Luncheon; Meredith MacNeill and Jennifer Whalen from the Baroness von Sketch Show.

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. Read the full announcement here.

And meet this year’s outstanding Women of the Year and Women to Watch honorees:

Woman of the Year – Operator
Lee Schroeder, EVP, Government & Community Affairs and Chief Diversity Officer
Altice USA

Woman of the Year – Programmer
Jennifer Caserta, Chief Transformation & People Officer
AMC Networks

Woman to Watch – Operator
Susan Anable, VP, Public Affairs, Southwest Region
Cox Communications

Woman to Watch – Programmer
Meeka Bondy, SVP, Legal Affairs

Woman to Watch – Technology
Zenita Henderson, VP, Marketing & Business Development

Learn more about each of this year’s honorees here.

In addition, limited WICT Leadership Conference sponsorship opportunities are available. Please contact WICT’s Business Development team. We look forward to hearing from you!

Cindy Key | | 202-827-4780
Lesa Faris | | 202-827-4779

Thank you to our generous table sponsors

AMC Networks – Premier Sponsor
A+E Networks HBO
Accenture Jenner & Block
Altice USA Midco
Amazon Web Services NCTA
Charter Communications Red Hat
Cognizant Speakeasy Inc.
Comcast NBCUniversal Starz
CommScope Tone Networks
Cox Communications TV One
Crown Media Family Networks Univision
Discovery Inc. WarnerMedia
Disney & ESPN Media Networks