Honor Roll

Class of 2016

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

ESPN

 

Nicole Buie

Vice President of Marketing

Cox Media

 

Megan Clarken

President, Product Leadership

Nielsen

 

Karen Grinthal

Senior Vice President, National Ad Sales

Scripps Networks Interactive

 

Cynthia Hook

Senior Vice President, General Auditor and Global Risk Officer

Comcast Corporation

 

Holly Jacobs

Executive Vice President, U.S. Reality and Syndicated Programming

Sony Pictures Television

 

Pamela Kaufman

Chief Marketing Officer and President, Consumer Products

Nickelodeon

 

Arlene Manos

President, National Advertising Sales

AMC Networks Inc

 

Stephanie McMahon

Chief Brand Officer

WWE

 

Jill Ratner

Executive Vice President, Litigation

Fox Group

 

Michelle Rice

Executive Vice President, Content Distribution and Marketing

TV One

 

Savalle Sims

Executive Vice President, Deputy General Counsel

Discovery Communications

 

Ellen Stone

Executive Vice President, Marketing

Bravo and Oxygen Media

 

Class of 2015

Lynn Charytan

SVP of Legal Regulatory Afairs, Senior Deputy General Counsel

Comcast Corp.

 

Katy Ferguson

EVP Managing Partner Entertainment

Horizon Media

 

Jennifer Hightower

SVP Law and Policy, General Counsel

Cox Communications

 

Sandra Howe

SVP Global Marketing

Arris

 

Susette Hsiung

EVP Network Production, Management and Operations

Disney Channel

 

Sandra Kapell

EVP Human Resources Administration

Cablevision Systems

 

Judi Lopez

SVP Affiliate Distribution Marketing

NUVOtv and Fuse

 

Sarah Madigan

EVP Content Distribution

Univision Communications

 

Melissa Maxfield

SVP of Federal Government Affairs

Comcast Corp.

 

Courteney Monroe

CEO

National Geographic Channels U.S.

 

Tina Pidgeon

General Counsel Compliance Officer, SVP of Government Affairs

General Communication Inc.

 

Jane Rice

SVP Distribution

A+E Networks

 

Claudia Teran

EVP Deputy General Counsel Fox Networks Group

Fox Sports

 

 

Class of 2014

Sarah Barnett

President

SundanceTV

 

Jennifer Chun 

Senior VP, Content Acquisition

Time Warner Cable

 

Patricia Fili-krushel 

Chairman

NBCUniversal News Group

 

Tara Maitra 

Senior VP, General Manager

Content and Media Sales, TiVo

 

Kimberly Maki,

Corporate VP, Communications

Bright House Networks

 

Jodi Markley

Senior VP, Operations

ESPN

 

Janet Nova

Executive VP and Deputy Group  General Counsel

21st Century Fox

 

Brenda Freeman

Chief Marketing Officer, Animation, Young Adults and Kids’ Media

Turner Broadcasting System

 

Jessica Rodriguez 

Executive VP,  Program Scheduling&Promotions

Univision Communications

 

Lisa Rosenblum 

Executive VP, Government and Public Affairs

Cablevision Systems

 

Kathryn Zachem 

Senior VP, Regulatory

Comcast

 

Class of 2013

Jamia Bigalow 

Senior VP, Distribution Marketing

Fox Networks

 

Denise Denson 

Executive VP, Content Distribution And Marketing

Viacom Media Networks

 

Viviane Eisenberg 

Senior VP & Chief Counsel Programming, Global Marketing & Global Licensing

HBO

 

Irene Esteves

Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer

Time Warner Cable

 

Tamara Franklin 

Senior VP, Affiliate Strategy & Business Development

Scripps Networks Interactive

 

Jacqueline Hernandez 

Chief Operating Officer

Telemundo Media

 

Ava Jordhamo 

President  New York

Zenith

 

Nancy Kanter

SVP, Original Programming and GM

Disney Junior Worldwide

 

Marjorie Kaplan 

President and GM, Animal Planet/ President

Science & Velocity Networks

 

Cathy Kilstrom

Senior VP, Customer Care

Comcast Cable West Division

 

Kim Norris

Executive VP, Emerging Businesses & Data Analytics

Cablevision Media Sales

 

Donna Speciale 

President

Turner Entertainment & Young Adults Ad Sales

 

Class of 2012

Jennifer Ball

Senior VP, Affiliate Marketing and Distribution

Univision Communications

 

Sherry Brennan

Senior VP, Distribution Strategy and Development

Fox Networks

 

Jodi Brenner

Senior VP, Business and Legal Affairs, TV Networks Distribution

NBCUniversal

 

Karen Dougherty Buchholz

VP of Administration

Comcast

 

Marissa Freeman

Senior VP of Brand Strategy and Marketing Communications

Time Warner Cable

 

Rebecca Glashow

Senior VP, Digital Media Distribution

Discovery Communications

 

Kellie Grutko

VP of Marketing

Comcast Spotlight

 

Rhonda Holt

Senior VP of Media Platform Technologies and Operations

Turner Broadcasting System

 

Lori Lebas

Senior VP of Strategy And Business Operations

ESPN

 

Mary Meduski

Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer

Suddenlink Communications

 

Gemma Toner

Senior VP of Marketing and Business Development

Cablevision Systems

 

Michelle Vicary

Executive VP of Programming

Crown Media Networks

 

Class of 2011

Lori Conkling

Executive VP, Distribution, National Accounts, Field Sales & Canada

A&E Television Networks

 

Kimberly Edmunds

Senior VP, Customer Operations

Cox Communications

 

Stephanie Gibbons

Executive VP, Marketing and On-Air Promotions

FX

 

Mindy Grossman

CEO and Director

HSN

 

Jadz Janucik

Senior VP, Association Affairs

NCTA

 

Grace Killelea

Senior VP, Talent

Comcast

 

Michelle Kim

Group VP and Chief Counsel, Programming

Time Warner Cable

 

Christina Miller

Senior VP, Turner Sports Strategy/ Marketing/Programming and Cartoon Network Enterprises

Turner Broadcasting System

 

Stephanie Mitchko

VP, Interactive Platform

Cablevision Systems

 

Lisa Schwartz

Executive VP, Distribution and Business Development

IFC Entertainment

 

Diane Tryneski

Senior VP, Broadcast, Studio Operations and Engineering

HBO

 

Class of 2010

Jennifer Caserta

Executive Vice President and General Manager

IFC

 

Jennifer Dangar

Senior VP, Domestic Distribution

Discovery Communications

 

Kristine Faulkner

VP, Product Development and Management

Cox Communications

 

Melani Griffith

Senior VP, Programming and Video Services

Insight Communications

 

Cathy Hetzel

President, Advanced Media and Information

Rentrak

 

Pearlena Igbokwe

Senior VP, Original Programming

Showtime

 

Diana Kerekes

VP, Video Content

Comcast

 

Kathleen Mayo

Executive VP, Consumer Operations

Cablevision Systems

 

Sue Naegle

President

HBO Entertainment

 

Tonia O’connor

Executive VP, Distribution, Sales and Marketing

Univision

 

Gail Mackinnon

Executive VP and Chief Government Relations Officer

Time Warner Cable

 

Rita Tuzon

Executive VP and General Counsel

Fox Networks Group

 

Class of 2009

Peggy Ballard

Senior Director, Worldwide Service Provider Marketing

Cisco Systems

 

Alina Falcon

Executive VP and Operating Manager

Univision

 

Jennifer Gaiski

Senior VP, Content Acquisition

Comcast

 

Joan Gillman

Executive VP and President of Media Sales

Time Warner Cable

 

Kate Juergens

Executive VP of Original Programming and Development

ABC Family

 

Vicki Lins

Chief Marketing Officer

Canoe Ventures

 

Gwen Marcus

Executive VP and General Counsel

Showtime Networks

 

Patricia Mccaskill

Senior VP of Programming

Suddenlink Communications

 

Eileen O’neill

President and General Manager

TLC

 

Kathy Payne

VP of Programming

Cox Communications

 

Diane Robina

President, FearNet

Comcast Programming Group

 

Class of 2008

Janice Arouh

Senior VP, Network Distribution And Service

Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movie Channel

 

Susan Bunda

Executive VP, Content and Strategy

CNN Worldwide

 

Jackie De Crinis

Senior VP of Original Scripted Series Programming

USA Network

 

Charlotte Field

Senior VP, Testing and Operations

Comcast

 

Rosa Gatti

Senior VP, Corporate Communications and Outreach

ESPN

 

Brown Johnson

Executive VP and Executive Creative Director; Preschool General Manager

Nickelodeon; Noggin

 

Amy Tykeson

President and CEO

BendBroadband

 

Sandy Wax

President

PBS Kids Sprout

 

Mary White

President, Central Division

Charter Communications

 

Melinda Witmer

Executive VP and Chief Programming Officer

Time Warner Cable

 

Class of 2007

Colleen Abdoulah

President

WideOpenWest

 

Cathy Avgiris

Senior VP and General Manager

Comcast Voice Services

 

Debby Beece

President of Programming and Marketing

Oxygen Media

 

Frances Berwick

Executive VP of Programming and Production

Bravo Network

 

Nancy Dubuc

Executive VP and General Manager

The History Channel

 

Michele Ganeless

Executive VP and General Mahager

Comedy Central

 

Jill Luckett

Senior VP of Program Network Policy

NCTA

 

Linda Mcmahon

CEO

World Wrestling Entertainment

 

Marilyn O’connell

Senior VP of Video Solutions

Verizon Communications

 

Eloise Schmitz

Senior VP of Strategic Planning

Charter Communications

 

 

Class of 2006

Shari Anne Brill

VP and Director, Programming

Carat USA

 

Louise Henry Bryson

President, Distribution and Affiliate Sales Development;  Executive VP and General Manager

Lifetime Entertainment Services; Lifetime Movie Network

 

Christine Driessen

Executive VP and CFO

ESPN

 

Patricia Gottesman

Executive VP, Product Management and Marketing

Cablevision Systems

 

Sue Ann Hamilton

Executive VP, Programming

Charter Communications

 

Carol Hevey

Executive VP, Operations

Time Warner Cable Carolinas Region

 

Kim Martin

Executive VP and General Manager

WE tv

 

Lori Mcfarling

Senior VP, Distribution

Discovery Communications

 

Christina Norman

President

MTV

 

Rebecca Scilingo

VP, Integration and Deployment

Comcast

 

Suzanne Scott

Network Executive Producer

Fox News

 

Cathy Weeden

VP and General Manager

Sunshine Network

 

Class of 2005

Nomi Bergman

Executive VP, Strategy and Development

Advance/Newhouse Communications

 

Deborah Blackwell

Senior VP and General Manager

SoapNet

 

Stephanie Campbell

Executive VP, Programming

DirecTV

 

Lauren Corrao

Senior VP, Original Programming and Head of Development

Comedy Central

 

Jill Greenthal

Senior Managing Director, Corporate Advisory Services

The Blackstone Group

 

Lisa Gersh

Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder

Oxygen Media

 

Michele James

Chief Talent Scout and Co-Founder

James and Co.

 

Suzanne Keenan

Senior VP, Customer Service

Comcast

 

Stacey Lynn Koerner

Executive VP and Director of Global Research and Planning

Viacom

 

Harriet Novet

VP

Time Warner Cable Of New York and New Jersey

 

Susan Swain

Executive VP and Co-Chief Operating Officer

C-SPAN

 

Meredith Wagner

Executive VP, Public Affairs and Corporate Communications

Lifetime Television

 

Pandit Wright

Senior Executive VP, Human Resources And Administration

Discovery Communications

 

Linda Yaccarino

Executive VP and General Manager

Turner Entertainment Sales and Marketing

 

Lauren Zalaznick

President

Bravo and Trio, NBCUniversal Cable

 

Class of 2004

Jenny Alonzo

NAMIC President/ VP, Creative Services and Production

Lifetime Television

 

Bridget Baker

Senior VP, Cable Distribution

NBC Cable

 

Italia Commisso Weinand

Senior VP, Programming, Human Resources

Mediacom Communications

 

Lynne Costantini

VP, Programming

Time Warner Cable

 

Lee Ann Daly

Senior VP Marketing

ESPN

 

Kristin Dolan

Senior VP, Digital Product Management

Cablevision Systems

 

Ellen East

VP, Communications and Investor Relations

Cox Communications

 

Betsy Frank

Executive VP, Research And Planning

MTV Networks

 

Andrea Greenberg

President, Distribution

Rainbow Sports Networks

 

Dena Kaplan

Senior VP, Marketing

GSN

 

Lynn Picard

Executive VP and General Manager

Lifetime Television

 

Jessica Reif Cohen

First VP, Senior Media and Entertainment Research Analyst

Merrill Lynch

 

Debora Wilson

Chief Operating Officer

The Weather Channel And The Weather Channel Interactive

 

Class of 2003

Amy Banse

VP, Programming Investments

Comcast

 

Mary-Ellis Bunim

Executive Producer and Co-Founder

Bunim/Murray Productions

 

Mae Douglas

Senior VP and Chief People Officer

Cox Communications

 

Danielle Gelber

VP, Original Programming

Showtime Networks

 

Pamela Euler Halling

Senior VP, Marketing and Programming

Insight Communications

 

Kathy Johnson

Executive VP

NAMIC

 

Laureen Ong

President

National Geographic Channel

 

Ellen Schned

Senior VP, National Accounts And Affiliate Marketing

Court TV

 

Linda Simensky

Senior VP, Original Animation

Cartoon Network

 

Carolyn Strauss

Executive VP, Original Programming

HBO

 

Susan Whiting

President and CEO

Nielsen Media’Research

 

Cyma Zarghami

Executive VP and General Manager

Nickelodeon

 

Class of 2002

Nicole Browning

President, Affiliate Sales and Marketing

MTV Networks

 

Jill Campbell

Operations VP

Cox Communications

 

Sherita Caesar

VP and General Manager, Subscriber Network Services

Scientific Atlanta

 

Miranda Curtis

President

Liberty Media International

 

Susan Marshall

Senior VP

AT&T Broadband

 

Chris Moseley

Executive VP, Worldwide Marketing

Crown Media Holdings

 

Sheila Nevins

Executive VP, Original Programming

HBO

 

Abbe Raven

General Manager and Executive VP

The History Channel

 

Pamela Thomas-Graham

President and CEO

CNBC

 

Barbara York

Senior Industry Affairs VP And Chief Administrative Officer

NCTA

 

Class of 2001

Char Beales

President/CEO

Cable &Telecommunications Association for Marketing

 

Mary Pat Blake

Senior VP, Marketing

Charter Communications

 

Ann Carlsen

Founder and Chairman

Carlsen Resources

 

Kathleen Dore

President

Bravo Networks

 

Judy Girard

Senior VP and General Manager

Food Network

 

Yvette Gordon

Interactive Technologies Director

SeaChange International

 

Bonnie Hammer

Executive VP and General Manager

Sci Fi Channel

 

Kim Kelly

Executive VP, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Insight Communications

 

Debra Lee

President and Chief Operating Officer

Black Entertainment Television

 

Ann Montgomery

Senior Vice President, Operations

Adelphia Communications

 

Dawn Tarnofsky-Ostri

Executive Vice President

Enters Lifetime Television

 

Class of 2000

Maggie Bellville

Executive Operations VP

Cox Communications

 

Carole Black

President and CEO

Lifetime Television

 

Christie Hefner

Chairman and CEO

Playboy Enterprises

 

Mindy Herman

President and CEO

In Demand LLC

 

Judith Mchale

President and Chief Operating Officer

Discovery Communications

 

Rosemarie Nye

Cable Communications VP

Lucent Technologies

 

Pat Thompson

Senior Vice President

Daniels and Associates

 

Maggie Wilderotter

President and CEO

Wink Communications

 

Pam Mckissick

1-10 President and Chief Operating 0 TV Guide Networks; Senior Vice President and General Managerlucy

Sneak Prevue

 

Brooke Johnson-Delta

Executive VP and General Manal Original Films, Drama, Performir VP

A&E Network

 

Class of 1999

Jan Peters / Julie Berg

President and CEO; Executive VI Chief Marketing Officer

Senior s MediaOne Group

 

Betty Cohen

President

Cartoon Network

 

Deborah Lathen

Cable Services Bureau Chief

Federal Communications Comm

 

Geraldine Laybourne

Chairman

Oxygen Media

 

Margaret Loesch

President and CEO

Odyssey Network

 

Kate Mcenroe

President

American Movie Classics, AMC Networks

 

Judy Mcgrath

President

MTV Networks

 

Susan Packard

Chief Operating Officer

Home & Garden Television

 

Fran Shea

Acting President

El Networks

 

Anne Sweeney

President

Disney/ABC Cable Networks