NAMIC Confab Turns 20
- Behind the Employee Curve on Diversity. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;9/11/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 36, p12
This article focuses on the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications' two-day conference and annual Walter Kaitz Foundation fundraising dinner to be held in New York City this week. The cable television industry's efforts to increase the diversity of its workforce will be the...
- Preparing for Battle. Becker, Anne // Broadcasting & Cable;3/28/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 13, p18
Focuses on threats experienced by the cable industry in preparation for the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) National Show in San Francisco, California from April 3 to 5, 2005. Estimated number of attendees of the show; Highlights of the convention.
- Beach Blanket Wisdom. Gibbons, Kent // Multichannel News;11/17/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 46, p52
Presents information on the ninth edition of Positively Cable, an annual event staged by the Denver chapter of Cable Positive in Colorado. Topics discussed in the event; Implications for cable users.
- Avoiding a Diversity Weak Future. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;9/29/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 38, p62
The article contends that the cable television sector continues to offer support to diversity through the NAMIC Conference and the Walter Kaitz Foundation dinner. According to the author, the two organizations have highlighted the issue of diversity in cable via congresses, seminars, dinners,...
- NCTA BRIEFS. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;5/3/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 20, p13
Discusses the highlights of the annual meeting of the National Cable Television Association in April 2004. Partnership of Silver Pictures and Orchid Ventures for the 24-hour television network called Scream which will feature horror, suspense and thriller-oriented entertainment; Bravo's purchase...
- Diversity. // CableFAX Daily;10/3/2005, Vol. 16 Issue 191, p1
Reports on the first diversity luncheon held by the National Association of Minorities in Cable. Highlights of the event.
- Danger: Gap Ahead. Mundy, Alicia // Cable World (10427228);9/15/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 34, p18
Criticizes the approach to diversity of the cable television industry in the U.S. including diversity proponents, the William Kaitz Foundation and the National Association for Minorities in Communications (NAMIC). Problems that minorities face in the cable industry; Failure of NAMIC to promote...
- Streamlining the Workforce Watch. Mosley, Benita Fitzgerald; Johnson, Kathy // Multichannel News;5/5/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p31
The article reports on the surveys "PAR Initiative" by the Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) and "Multi-Ethnic Employment in Telecommunications" by the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) in the U.S. It states that these surveys help cable companies attract...
- A Toast to Kaitz. // Television Week;9/15/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 37, p8
Praises the 20th Annual Walter Kaitz Foundation dinner in September 2003, a fund-raising dinner held by the U.S. cable television industry to promote diversity in the workplace. Discussion on the foundation's objectives; Brief history of its establishment; Controversy surrounding the leadership...