NEW YORK, NY (April 15, 2014) — The fourth annual Women of NY event, part of Broadcasting & Cable’s Keynotes and Cocktail Series, will take place on Thursday, April 24, from 2:00–5:00 pm at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. Designed to serve the women of the television business community, Women of New York is an off-the-record cocktail and networking event with the most accomplished women in TV, media, and entertainment. This year’s event features exclusive Q&As with Meredith Vieira, Host & Executive Producer of The Meredith Vieira Show, and Martina Navratilova, Analyst at Tennis Channel.
Other featured participants include Nomi Bergman, President, Bright House Networks; Mindy Borman, Executive Producer, The Dr. Oz Show; Shari Cohen, Executive Director, Investments, GroupM; Marjorie Kaplan, Group President, TLC and Animal Planet; Jo Ann Ross, President, Network Sales, CBS Television Network; Lia Silkworth, Executive VP, Managing Director, Tapestry, a division of SMG Multicultural; and Cyma Zarghami, President, Nickelodeon Networks Group.
The sessions will be moderated by Melissa Grego, Editor-in-Chief, Broadcasting & Cable, and Kelly Wallace, Digital Correspondent and Editor-at-Large, CNN Digital.
In addition to the stellar lineup of speakers, there is an all-new audience participation exercise with an opportunity to win a gift basket from event sponsor Boots, a maker of beauty products, and a chance to win two tickets to the US Open, compliments of Tennis Channel. Transportation Partner Uber is also providing discounted car travel to and from the event, which is conveniently located next to Grand Central Station.
Women of NY provides a unique opportunity for media professionals — both women and men — to network in an intimate, off-the-record setting and gain valuable insight from some of the most powerful women in media.
For more information, including the full agenda and more details about the giveaways, visit http://bcwomenofny.com.
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