FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 30, 2022
Cable Center Welcomes Six Industry Trailblazers to Cable Hall of Fame Class of 2022
Celebration Returns to New York City on September 15
DENVER, CO, March 30, 2022 – Six industry innovators who have changed the world of media and entertainment are set to be honored at the 25th annual Cable Hall of Fame celebration. The 2022 Cable Hall of Fame red carpet event will return to the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City on September 15.
The honorees, selected for their groundbreaking leadership and entrepreneurship in the connectivity, content, and media industry, are:
- Patricia Jo Boyers – President/CEO & Co-Founder, BOYCOM Cablevision, Inc.; Chairman of the Board of Directors, ACA Connects
- Kevin Casey – President, Northeast Division of Comcast Cable
- Chris Lammers – COO Emeritus and Senior Executive Advisor, CableLabs
- Tina Perry – President, OWN TV Network & OTT Streaming
- John C. Porter II – CEO, Telenet Group Holding
- The Honorable Michael K. Powell – President & CEO, NCTA-The Internet & Television Association; Former Chairman of the FCC
Since 1998, 147 luminaries have been inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame.
“Our 2022 Cable Hall of Fame class represents the ‘best of the best’ of our industry. Each of these trailblazers has worked to shape the cable and video entertainment industry through their leadership and pioneering ideas,” said Michael Willner, president and CEO of Penthera Partners and chairman of The Cable Center’s Board of Directors. “We are also thrilled to welcome everyone back to the red carpet for our Cable Hall of Fame celebration this fall in New York.”
“The entrepreneurial spirit and dedication shown by this year’s inductees has had an immeasurable impact on our industry throughout the world. We can’t wait to gather in person again and honor them at our celebration at the Ziegfeld Ballroom on September 15,” said Diane Christman, president and CEO, The Cable Center.
The 25th annual Cable Hall of Fame returns to the Ziegfeld Ballroom on September 15, 2022.
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 leaders in connectivity, content, and media who have made a lasting contribution to the advancement of the industry. The official Cable Hall of Fame hashtag is #CableHOF.
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