Here are the winners for the Touchstones of Leadership Awards for the WICT Washington DC/Baltimore Chapter’s Powerbrokers’ Breakfast, which will take place October 16, 2014.
Awards are presented to women executives who have made a difference and a positive contribution in the cable and telecommunications industry through leadership, vision and dedication.
Geraldine B. Laybourne Fearless Award – Be fearless and confident in your convictions as you take risks and bring others along. 2014 winner: Jane Quilter, Vice President Operations, BET
Glenn Britt Emerging Leader Award – For demonstrating rising leadership in the cable community and a strong commitment to all WICT Touchstones, in word and deed. 2014 winner: Debby Cole, Senior Director Phone Operations, Time Warner Cable
Inspire Award – Inspire, and others will follow. 2014 winner: Victoria Lowell, Executive Vice President Marketing, Animal Planet & TLC
Communicate Award – Communicate with passion and poise, in writing and in-person. 2014 winner: Aimee Metrick, Vice President Public Relations, Comcast
Connect Award – Connect to your peers, your industry, and everything around you. 2014 winner: Heather James, Senior Manager Human Resources, Time Warner Cable
Public Service Award – 2014 winner: The Hon. Susan Nessm, Senior Fellow, SAIS Center for Transatlantic Relations and Former Commissioner, FCC