The award recognizes the emerging business leaders that represent NAMIC's commitment to increasing multi-ethnic diversity in the communications industry. The winners were selected by NAMIC and editors from Multichannel News.
Winners were announced Thursday morning in conjunction with NCTA's Cable Show in Las Vegas.
In addition to the Next Generation Leader Awards, Syncom's Managing General Partners, Terry Jones and Herbert Wilkins, Sr. were honored with the Stanley B. Thomas Lifetime Achievement Award for embodying the vision and purpose of NAMIC over their long and distinguished careers.
The 2007 Next Generation Leader Award Recipients are:
Vice President, Operations Support
VP, Strategic Alliances
Time Warner Cable-Northeast Ohio Division
EVP, Strategy & Business Operations
VH1 and CMT: Country Music Television
VP/GM, Radio & Newspaper
The Weather Channel
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
VP, Business Development
Senior Director, STB Development
Time Warner Cable