The National Association of Television Programming Executives -- in association with Broadcasting & Cable
, Multichannel News
-- will be handing out the first annual "Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards" to recognize excellence, leadership and passion in TV programming.
The awards will be presented at a reception Jan. 19 at Las Vegas’ Venetian hotel during NATPE’s annual convention.
The executive editorial staff of the three publications, along with NATPE members, will nominate candidates. NATPE’s executive committee will select the winners. Nominations should be submitted to NATPE’s Web site (www.natpe.org
) by Oct. 30.