Cable Hall of Fame: 2019 Inductees Shine Bright in NYC
Oh, what a night! On May 2 we celebrated our 22nd annual Cable Hall of Fame at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in NYC. The glitterati of the cable industry gathered to honor our newest inductees: Leslie Ellis, president of Ellis Edits, Inc.; Phil Kent, former chairman and CEO, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.; Kyle McSlarrow, SVP of customer experience at Comcast; Steve Miron, CEO of Advance/Newhouse; MTV’s founding creators; and Susan Swain and Rob Kennedy, president and co-CEOs, C-SPAN. Cox Communications’ former CEO, the late Jim Robbins,was the recipient of the distinguished Bresnan Ethics in Business Award. Thank you to all who attended, sponsored, and celebrated with us; your support continues to help make our Cable Hall of Fame tradition and celebration possible. We are thrilled to welcome our new inductees into the Hall of Fame and already can’t wait ‘til next year’s big party—April 30, 2020, here we come! ICYMI: Check out all the incredible photos from the event here! Photos by Roey Yohai Studios
Seen at Cable Hall of Fame
Photos by Roey Yohai Studios
IA Class 5 Lands in Denver: Intrapreneurs are Now Ready for Take Off!
Last week we kicked off Class 5 of the Intrapreneurship Academy at The Cable Center and now they are off and running with their innovation projects. We toasted to their success during our signature IA Kickoff Cocktail Reception with our local cable industry friends and colleagues, including IA alumni, Innovation Laureates, and Cable Center Ambassadors. Our Class 5 intrapreneurs are: Dustin Chryst and Brett Schwarz of CableONE (Sparklight); Alan Cloutier of C-SPAN; Matt Maraist of ACA Connects; Kelly Blair, Bernard Drai, Chris Dura, Zach Jensen, Mark Langseth, Danielle Miller, Hardik Thakkar,and Susan Turner, of Charter Communications; Alisha Ludwick of Newsy; Adam Eng, Philip McMahon,and Vig Sampath of Comcast; Mike Sobotor of Mediacom Communications; and Brendan Wilson of Cox Communications. Cheers, Class 5!
WICT Rocky Mountain Walk of Fame: Congratulations to all the Honorees, Including our own Leader to Watch and Young Woman to Watch!
The Cable Center is delighted to have not one, but TWO honorees in the 2019 WICT Rocky Mountain Walk of Fame! Janice Silver, vice president of marketing and programs and director of IA at The Cable Center, is one of this year’s Leaders to Watch, and Monsi Vasquez, The Cable Center’s longtime student intern, earned the Young Woman to Watch award. Congratulations to everyone! Photos by T5 Photography