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.”

For more information on the celebration, visit, or call 720-502-7513.

About The Cable Center
Based in Denver, Colorado, The Cable Center is a nonprofit organization serving the media and telecommunications industry. The Cable Center is the home of the Cable Hall of Fame, recognizing individuals for their outstanding contributions to the industry, of the Barco Library, the world’s largest collection of cable-related information and resources, as well as the Community of Innovators initiative that focus on industry innovation. Visit us at, and for more information.

About The Cable Hall of Fame Celebration
The industry's best networking event, the Cable Hall of Fame honors those in media who have made a lasting contribution to the advancement of the industry. The official Cable Hall of Fame hashtag is #cablehof. For more information, visit or call 720-502-7513.