CREATING LEADERS.
TOGETHER.

We create bold, self-empowered
leaders through advocacy and
leadership training.

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The WICT New York Chapter brings together professionals from over 100 cable, media and telecommunications companies in the greater New York area for programs and events which create opportunities for leadership development and professional networking.

2019 Theme:

Future Proof Yourself

Congratulations WICT NY 2019 Career Catalyst Award winner Margaret G. Kim!

For more on the award and to see the video tribute to "Peggy" click here. To read Peggy's blog post on what WICT NY means to her, click here.

April 24th-Branding yourself in the digital world 

Join WICT New York and Joanne Tombrakos as she leads us to getting our story straight and in branding ourselves in the digital world. This workshop will help you dig deep with exercises designed to help you tell your story.  Being clear on who you are and what you’ve accomplished will set the ground work for how you present yourself online, on your resume, at work, and in one-on-one conversations. 

May 7th-The Delicate art of Self Promotion

Co-hosted by WICT NY and FreeWheel A Comcast Company 

There are many reasons why you should promote the value you deliver to your department and your company. However, mastering the delicate art of self-promotion isn’t easy. Overdo it and you can get a reputation as a grandstander, but duck the limelight and you miss out on well-deserved recognition. Join us for a discussion about finding the right balance and hear strategies from panelists on how to get the recognition you deserve.

May 16th- American Heart Association's Wall Street Run & Heart Walk

WICT NY is excited to announce that we will be supporting the American Heart Association's Wall Street Run & Heart Walk! We hope you will join us and register for the event, have fun with friends and colleagues and burn some calories for a good cause. Register here!

June 13th-Summer Mixer

IGNITE YOUR SUMMER WITH WICT NY AT OUR FREE SUMMER MIXER

Join fellow WICT NY members on the beautiful YOTEL rooftop terrace for an evening of networking, speed mentoring, food, fun and games. This is an EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS-ONLY event -- make sure to join or renew ASAP to reserve your spot and start future proofing your career. Stay tuned for how to register!

 

Upcoming National Events

May 2-WICT Signature Luncheon

Save the Date as WICT celebrates it's 40th Anniversary at The Plaza Hotel! Click here for info.

Nov 29-30-Betsy Magness Graduate Institute

An exclusive event for BMLI Alumnae November 29-30 in Philadelphia PA. Click here for info.

 

VIRTUAL EVENTS

Want to be part of the action but can’t leave your desk? WICT keeps you connected to learning through online webinars on targeted topics and interactive book clubs.

LEADERSHIP SERIES

WICT gets you up-close and personal with senior industry leaders. Feel inspired for greatness as you learn from and engaging with some of the most dynamic people in our business as they discuss their challenges and triumphs.

MEMBER MIXER

The original way to be social! Strengthen bonds with fellow members and make new connections.

SKILLS FOR SUCCESS WORKSHOPS

Learn the skills you need to more your career forward. Each workshop focuses on a special topic that will build your competencies in leadership, career development, and professional aptitudes.

EXECUTIVE WOMEN’S LUNCHEON

WICT NY’s Premier event is our annual executive luncheon where business leaders discuss pressing issues in our industry, sharing ideas, discussing best practices, and focusing on making an impact.

WONDER WOMEN LUNCHEON

WICT NY hosts this amazing luncheon with Multichannel News which honors amazing women in our industry. It is always an inspiring afternoon of networking and celebrating the accomplishments of the best and brightest women in telecommunications.

LET’S TALK TUESDAYS

These interactive networking events facilitate discussions of special topics. They are a great way for members to learn from senior industry leaders, interact with peers and share experiences.

TECH IT OUT

WICT helps women stay in the know and engaged with everything trending in tech. Members will learn from industry thought leaders and develop a sharper awareness of opportunities in cable technology.

Our Mission

WICT develops women leaders who transform our industry. With over 10,000 members, WICT is the largest and was the first national organization serving women in cable media. As a WICT member you can benefit from highly acclaimed training and development programs offered by the national organization and your local chapter. WICT national offers high profile programs including the Betsy Magness Leadership Institute, Rising Leaders and the annual Leadership Conference. WICT also advocates for women in cable by commissioning original research under the PAR Initiative, which measures and supports the advancement of women in the cable and telecommunications industry.

The WICT New York Chapter brings together professionals from over 100 cable, media and telecommunications companies in the greater New York area for programs and events which create opportunities for leadership development and professional networking. If you’re looking for career advancement, want to expand your network or are new to the industry, WICT NY membership and programs can help:

  • Access to business contacts at all levels that can lead to new opportunities.
  • Network with and learn from industry leaders and peers. You never know where the next great idea will come from.
  • Leadership development seminars, workshops and mentoring programs that fill in the gap from those offered by your company.

Membership is open to women and men at every career level, as well as to students.

The New York chapter’s events and programs give members personal access to business and career thought leaders. Join us at one of our events to start learning all that WICT NY has to offer. We hope to be a part of your career journey.

CONTACT
WICT
NEW YORK

General or Membership information:
info@wictny.org

 

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