In recognition and celebration of the diversity within the cable industry, we will be highlighting some of CableFAX’s 2012 Most Influential Minorities and their responses to a series of questions on mentoring, job skills and diversity. For the CableFAX 2012 Diversity issue in its entirety go here.
Chairman, A+E Networks
Opportunities for young women: “I meet with young people all the time, and my advice is always the same: Work hard, and you will shine. I started out at the bottom—answering phones and copying scripts. My success came from hard work and a willingness to learn every aspect of this business.”
Juggling busy days: “Try to focus on what is most important and put that on the top of your ‘to do’ list. I think technology has made staying connected all the time easier. iPhones and iPads keep us in contact.”
YES’s Blue Jays-Yankees telecast Feb 28 marked its second-most-viewed spring training telecast ever at 200,000 viewers, according to Nielsen. It is surpassed only by its March 2018 Mets-Yankees telecast with 242,000 total viewers.
Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.