Press Releases 2017

Press Releases 2017

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November 6, 2017
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Statement Regarding The 2018 Cable Hall of Fame

DENVER – The Cable Center announced today that Jarl Mohn, CEO of NPR, has declined the invitation to join the 2018 Cable Hall of Fame class to focus all of his efforts on NPR. It was previously announced on October 31 that he would be one of the upcoming honorees.

“We understand and support Mr. Mohn’s decision regarding his nomination,” said Jana L. Henthorn, president and CEO of The Cable Center. “We are looking forward to the celebration, which will be held on April 4, for the first time in New York City at the Ziegfeld Ballroom.”

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October 31, 2017
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Cable Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Named

DENVER – The Cable Center announced today the members of its Cable Hall of Fame class of 2018. The newly selected luminaries will be inducted during the 21st annual Cable Hall of Fame celebration, held on April 4, in New York City at the Ziegfeld Ballroom.

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Sept 6, 2017
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The Cable Center Launches Community of Innovators to Advance Cable Industry’s Entrepreneurial Legacy

-New program will connect industry trailblazers with emerging leaders to further innovation-

DENVER – The Cable Center announced today that it is launching the Community of Innovators, a new program designed to advance the entrepreneurial legacy on which the cable industry was built. The program, which will be piloted in Denver, aims to connect cable’s trailblazers and top executives with the next generation of leaders who will help define the industry’s future.

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August 7, 2017
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The Cable Center Names NYC Home to 2018 Cable Hall of Fame

Celebration to be held April 4, 2018

DENVER – The Cable Center announced today that the 2018 Cable Hall of Fame celebration will be held April 4, in New York City at the Ziegfeld Ballroom. This will be the first time the event is held in the Big Apple.

Once an entertainment venue for Cablevision and currently under renovation, the Ziegfeld Ballroom will open this fall in the former Ziegfeld Theater building. The Ziegfeld hosted Hollywood's top blockbuster movie premieres for decades, earning acclaim as one of the most celebrated venues in the world.

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Cable Center Names Frank M. Drendel 2017 Bresnan Ethics In Business Award Recipient

To Be Honored During Cable Hall of Fame Celebration Held at the Grand Hyatt Washington


DENVER (Jan. 4, 2017) – The Cable Center announced today that Frank M. Drendel, chair of the board and founder of CommScope, Inc., has been named the 2017 Bresnan Ethics in Business Award recipient. The award honors the late William J. Bresnan, founder and chairman of Bresnan Communications and longtime chairman of the board of The Cable Center. Drendel will be presented the industry accolade at the 20th annual Cable Hall of Fame celebration, April 26 at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C.

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NBC News’ Andrea Mitchell To Emcee Cable Hall of Fame Ceremony

Andrea Mitchell 2017DENVER, April 11, 2017 – The Cable Center announced that Andrea Mitchell, NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent and host of MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” will emcee the 20th annual Cable Hall of Fame. The Cable Center will host the Cable Hall of Fame celebration Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, D.C.

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The Cable Center Names 2017 Cable Hall of Fame Honorary Committee

DENVER, March 13, 2017 – The Cable Center announced today the members of its 2017 Cable Hall of Fame Honorary Committee. The 20th annual Cable Hall of Fame will be held April 26, 2017, at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington, DC. The committee members will serve as the official ambassadors for the Cable Hall of Fame celebration. The committee is chaired by Michael Willner, president and CEO, Penthera Partners, Inc.