CBS News’ Norah O’Donnell will cohost the 2016 B&C Hall of Fame on Oct. 18.
O’Donnell cohosts CBS This Morning and is also a contributor to 60 Minutes and fill-in anchor for CBS Evening News.
Honorees for the 26th annual edition include: Robert Kraft, founder, chairman and CEO of The Kraft Group and owner of the New England Patriots, who will receive the Chairman's Award; Monica Gadsby, CEO, Latin America, Publicis One; The CW President Mark Pedowitz; Peter Liguori, CEO and president of Tribune Media; Deborah Norville, anchor of Inside Edition, CBS Syndication; Kevin Reilly, president, TBS and TNT and chief creative officer, Turner Entertainment; Stuart Sucherman, chairman, Sucherman Group; Michael Powell, president and CEO, National Cable & Telecommunications Association; Jay Sures, managing director, United Talent Agency; Jeff Wachtel, chief content officer, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment and president, Universal Cable Productions & Wilshire Studios; Keith Turner, president, advertising sales & marketing, Univision Communications Inc.; and Turner’s Inside the NBA.
The honorees will be feted Oct. 18 at New York’s Waldorf Astoria.
A portion of the net proceeds go to the Broadcasters Foundation of America and The Paley Center for Media.