Local chapters of Cable Positive, Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing (CTAM) and National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) will square off in a test of cable knowledge during The Cable Center‘s inaugural Cable Center Showdown, a trivia challenge to be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 10, during Cable Days.
In game-show format, teams of four from each local cable organization will battle against each other for a $1,000 cash prize for their respective group, as well as bragging rights to the coveted Cable Center Showdown trophy. All questions for the event will be derived from The Cable Center’s Barco Library and will include a mix of cable history and trivia. Each of the teams will also name an honorary coach to help them in their quest to be the tournament champion. The event will be emceed by Jim Honiotes, vice president at Lynch Cable Resources.