Tykeson, Roberts earn NCTA’s Vanguard Award
The two execs will be recognized at The Cable Show ’07  May 7-9 in Las Vegas.
This year’s recipient of the Young Leadership Award will be Alicin Reidy-Williamson, senior vice president – corporate responsibility & public affairs, MTV Networks. The recipient of the Cable Operations Management Award is John Bickham, president – cable & communications, Cablevision Systems.
Philip Kent, chairman & CEO, Turner Broadcasting Systems, will receive the Programmers Award. The Science & Technology Award will be bestowed on Chris Bowick, senior vice president and chief technology officer, Cox Communications.
The Government & Community Relations Award will be given to Libby O’Connell, senior vice president – corporate outreach, A&E Television Networks. Patricia Gottesman, executive vice president, digital marketing & commerce, Cablevision Systems Corporation, will get the Marketing Award. The Associates & Affiliates Award will be given to Cathy Wilson, founder/president/publisher, Broadband Library.