Cable Hall of Fame Celebration 2019
Induction into the Cable Hall of Fame is one of the industry’s highest and most exclusive honors. Honorees are chosen based on their outstanding dedication to and impact on the cable industry and are selected by a committee of industry peers and leaders.
During Cable Hall of Fame we also present the Bresnan Award conferred annually on one person from within the cable industry who throughout their career has demonstrated deep and genuine commitment to ethics in business.
The Cable Center has announced the members of its Cable Hall of Fame class of 2019. The honorees will be inducted during the 22nd annual Cable Hall of Fame celebration, held on May 2, 2019, at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City.
The honorees are:
The honorees were chosen based on their leadership, entrepreneurship and innovation in media. Since 1998, 133 leaders have been inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame.
“The 2019 Cable Hall of Fame class represents leaders from some of the industry’s most innovative and groundbreaking companies and includes our first cable TV network, MTV. As a cultural icon whose impact on music and cable is unrivaled, it will be our pleasure to honor MTV’s founding creators,” said Michael Willner, president and CEO of Penthera Partners and chairman of The Cable Center’s Board of Directors. “The red carpet will shine bright for this year’s Cable Hall of Fame celebration at the extraordinary Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York.”
“The members of this year’s Cable Hall of Fame class have all had an immeasurable impact on the cable industry. We are thrilled to be returning to the Ziegfeld Ballroom and New York City for the Cable Hall of Fame celebration and are looking forward to recognizing all of our new honorees on May 2,” said Jana Henthorn, president and CEO, The Cable Center.
We are excited to announce that Don Lemon, anchor of "CNN Tonight,” will emcee the 22nd Annual Cable Hall of Fame celebration.
The 22nd annual Cable Hall of Fame returns to the Ziegfeld Ballroom on May 2, 2019. The Ziegfeld Ballroom is home to the Cable Hall of Fame through at least 2020.
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