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

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.

2021 Theme:

Branding Yourself

As WICT members we are CATALYSTS for change, we are FEARLESS and always INSPIRING others. We know that in addition to caring for yourselves during this challenging time, you are caring for your colleagues, partners, children and parents and we wish all of you continued safety and good health.  

While all WICT NY in-person events are temporarily on hold, we are working to provide you with additional opportunities to future-proof yourself and nurture your career. Stay tuned here for upcoming virtual events and webinars.


Click here to check out our compiled list of COVID-19 resources to help you navigate during this time.

Upcoming Chapter Events

February 16th: Let's Talk Tuesday-Maximizing Your Brand in the New Year

Join peers and industry leaders for WICT NY’s first Let’s Talk Tuesday of 2021! Janel Abrahami, industry professional and career coach will lead the event with opening remarks to jump start our breakout session conversations. We’ll discuss and learn strategies that will help you create and maintain authentic connections while using social media to build your professional brand. For more info and to register click here.

February 26th: On-Brand Instagram Series

“On-Brand” is a NEW monthly Instagram series where industry leaders answer simple “On-Brand” questions to inspire our community to grow and achieve their own career goals. This month we will hear from Ali Levitan, Chief Growth Officer at Kindred and creator of the BOSS LinkedIn series. Please head to @WICTNY INSTAGRAM  on Feb 26 at 5pm to check it out!

Apply now for WICT NY'S 2021 Coaching and Mentoring programs! Application deadline extended to February 12.


The MENTORING CIRCLE is created for members with five years or less experience in the industry.  Approximately 12 mentees will be selected to participate in the group sessions.  Sessions focus on expanding your professional network and learning career-building skills. Click here for more info. 

PRIME ACCESS offers one-on-one expert advice and development tools from industry innovators.  We are looking for dynamic, engaged self-starters with 8-10 years’ work experience in the cable/telecommunications industry. This program features tailored mentor/mentee pairings and curated workshops to level up your skills as you prepare for the next step in your career. Click here for more info

COACHING CATALYST provides one-on-one executive coaching services for VP level and up in the cable industry. This competitive program is designed to identify and develop key strengths and growth opportunities to unlock the potential for optimal career achievements and elevated leadership. All coaches are accredited and demonstrated expertise in executive development. Click here for more info

Stay Tuned Here for Upcoming 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.
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.
The original way to be social! Strengthen bonds with fellow members and make new connections.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.


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