NAMIC's First 30 Years

Winslow, George
September 2010
Multichannel News;9/13/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 34, p16
The article reports on the accomplishments of the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) as the organization marks its 30th anniversary. It discusses the networking and educational opportunities offered by NAMIC, which was founded in 1980 as the National Association of Minorities in Cable. Also mentioned are the members of NAMIC's advisory board, including Josh Sapan of Rainbow Media Holdings and Patrick Esser of Cox Communications.


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