WICT chapter to mete out annual honors
The Rocky Mountain Chapter of Women in Cable & Telecommunications (WICT) will honor six cable execs at the organization's annual Walk of Fame Gala in May.
Top honors will go to Leslie Grayson, group vice president of operations for Time Warner Cable 's National Division; and Cathy Kilstrom, senior vice president of customer care for Comcast Cable 's West Division.
They will both receive the organization's Woman of the Year award, and be inducted into the WICT RM Walk of Fame. Past inductees include Colleen Abdoulah, Ann Carlsen, Charlotte Field, Michelle Sie-Whitten, June Travis, Ruth Warren, Mary White, and Linda Williams.
Ron Cooper, president and COO of Adelphia Communications, will be awarded the organization's Mentor of the Year, which recognizes him for his ongoing commitment to mentoring, coaching and developing others.
Rebecca Lim, the senior director of advanced services for Starz Entertainment Group, will be awarded The Woman in Technology Award.
WICT RM will also bestow the Woman to Watch Award on two individuals: Maria Arias, vice president of law and government affairs at Adelphia; and Wendy Farley, senior director of government affairs for Comcast's Colorado operations.
WICT RM will formally dole out the awards at its annual gala, set for May 18 at the Hyatt Regency Tech Center in Denver.