Press Releases 2021

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 24, 2021

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720-502-7532


Cable Center Reschedules 2020 Cable Hall of Fame
to October 20, 2021 in New York City


DENVER – The Cable Center announced today that it has rescheduled its 23rd annual Cable Hall of Fame celebration from April 29, 2021, to October 20, 2021 at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City.

The Cable Hall of Fame event will honor seven leaders who are changing the world of cable media and video entertainment, including: 

  • Bridget Baker, CEO, Baker Media Inc. 
  • Jim Blackley, Former EVP, IT and Engineering, Charter Communications
  • Cathy Hughes, founder and chairwoman, Urban One, and Alfred C. Liggins III, CEO, Urban One; chairman and CEO, TV One
  • Jeff Marcus, Cable Pioneer
  • Dave Watson, president and CEO, Comcast Cable
  • Jeff Zucker, chairman, WarnerMedia News & Sports and President, CNN Worldwide

The Bresnan Ethics in Business Award will also be presented to Ted Turner, Environmentalist and Philanthropist, during the Cable Hall of Fame celebration.

If unable to gather in-person on October 20, The Cable Center will host a lively and engaging virtual celebration.

The Cable Center is still confirming its plans for 2021 honorees.

For more information on the celebration and to secure sponsorships, visit www.cablehalloffame.com, or call 720-502-7513.

 

 

About The Cable Center
The Cable Center is an educational nonprofit serving the connectivity industry that advances future innovation by helping organizations develop connectivity innovators from within. Through our Intrapreneurship Academy, we enable companies to drive business growth by channeling the entrepreneurial drive of their greatest source of inspiration – their people. Our programs, expertise, and opportunity instill the leadership of our industry’s original innovators to empower a new generation of bold thinkers. Based in Denver, Colorado, The Cable Center is also the home of the Cable Hall of Fame, recognizing individuals for their outstanding contributions to the industry’s progress; and the Barco Library, the world’s largest collection of cable-related information and resources. Visit www.cablecenter.org 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 www.cablehalloffame.com or call 720-502-7513.