Romm’s commitment to employees can be seen in the existence of on-site primary care facilities in four major Discovery offices. No matter the size of the office where the company has a presence, she works tirelessly to ensure employees feel supported. “Being a really good listener,” she says, is vital to productive mentoring.

 

Where are the biggest growth areas for women in cable?

Digital and technology present great growth opportunities. Both are still somewhat underrepresented with women.

 

What’s the most important aspect of mentoring?

Being a really good listener

 

What/who inspires you at work? What/who inspires you outside the office?

Really smart people are inspiring at work and really good friends are inspiring outside of the office.

 

Best trick for maintaining the personal-professional life balance?

Know what your priorities are and “try” to stay organized.

 

 Your favorite trick for unwinding?

A trip to the beach.

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