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Breakfast with Sharon Fanto
Moderated by Nneka Chiazor

Please join us for a great morning with our keynote speaker Sharon Fanto, moderated by Nneka Chiazor. She will share her perspective and experiences regarding leadership, women’s advocacy, and insights from her personal and professional journey.

With a 25-year track record of success in leading multi-platform media sales management and leadership, Sharon Fanto serves as Group Vice President for Cox Media in Atlanta, GA.

A proven innovative and strategic thinker driving bottom line growth, Fanto came to Cox Media in October 2012, after serving for nine years as General Sales Manager of Cox Media Group’s (CMG) KICU TV36 in San Francisco, California. Her commitment to early adoption of new technologies resulted in a multi-platform community station initiative instrumental in building key market relationships and contributed to positioning the station as a leader in dynamic advertising.

Fanto holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Mass Communications and Advertising from Boston University and a Masters of Business Administration from the College of William & Mary. Applying her leadership skills as a volunteer, Fanto has served on several Boards of Directors including Bay Area STAR (Society of Television Advertising and Radio).

Event Details
Annual WICT Virginia Signature Breakfast
(hosted during the 2019 Virginia Cable Summit)

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
8:45 am to 10:15 am

The Williamsburg Lodge
310 S. England Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185

$85 registration fee
(members and non-members)
To register, click here.



Past Events

Thursday, March 14, 2019: Financial Fitness with Michelle Singletary

“Do you want to learn how to be more financially savvy? Let award-winning financial columnist Michelle Singletary share her top tips and tricks with you! On March 14, we will be gathering in Washington D.C. for a day filled with financial advice and networking, topped off with a delicious lunch for our guests. This event welcomes women and men from all professions. Don’t miss your opportunity to develop yourself both personally and professionally! Seats are limited. Topics include: Budgeting, managing debt, saving and investing for the future, why investing is important, kids and money, and avoiding estate planning mistakes.”

Tuesday, December 11, 2018: Healthy Leader Fair

“Explore various aspects of being a healthy leader, booth by booth at the Healthy Leader Fair. Event includes: Fitness education, cooking demonstrations, essential oils, professional headshots, a presentation from a productivity coach, and more!”

Thursday, August 23, 2018: The Power of Executive Presence

“Are you ready for the next phase of your career? Are you missing the key skills to being promotable? J.D. Myers II will guide us through the power of executive presence. ‘During our career, often the answers to these questions are tied to your Executive Presence.”