Welcome!

News Feed Item

NAMIC Announces 2014 Elected Chapter Officers

Newly Elected Leaders Convened In Miami February 6-7 For Strategic Planning Forum

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), a leading 501(c)(6) trade association educating, advocating and empowering for diversity within the communications industry today announced its roster of 2014 Chapter Officers.  Elected by their peers newly elected and incumbent officers began serving one-year terms as of January 1, 2014.

NAMIC logo.

Newly elected officers representing NAMIC's 16 nationwide chapters convened in Miami on February 6-7, 2014 to participate in strategy sessions focused on team building, membership development and branding recognition for 2014.   

Alicin Williamson, interim head of NAMIC and principal, The Raben Group Commented: "NAMIC National is pleased to work with this talented group of leaders.  Our chapters are integral to NAMIC's success and play an important role in serving our membership and sponsoring companies in local markets nationwide."  

A complete list of the 2014 NAMIC Chapter Officers follows:

NAMIC – ATLANTA: President - William B. Cossey Jr., Executive Director, Supply Chain Integration, Cox Communications, Inc.; Vice President - Alana Moton-Leverette, Sr. Director, Distribution Solutions, The Weather Channel; Treasurer - Joyclan Sumpter, Director, Distribution Operations, The Weather Channel Companies; Secretary - Joyclan Sumpter, Director, Distribution Operations, The Weather Channel Companies.

NAMIC – CAROLINAS: President - Monica Moore, Regional Manager, Commercial Business Intelligence and Applications, Time Warner Cable; Vice President - Tunza Wallace, Knowledge Management Coordinator, Customer Experience Team, Time Warner Cable Business Class; Treasurer - Kellee Evans, Sales Coordinator, Carolinas MDU/HOA, Time Warner Cable; Secretary - Danine Prakash, MBA, PMP, Facilitator, Customer Care, Time Warner Cable Business Class.

NAMIC – CHICAGO: President - Stephen Thomas, Vice President, City of Chicago, Comcast; Vice President - Anthony Robinson, Executive Care Manager, Comcast Corporation, Treasurer - TJ Imam, Financial Analyst, Capital-Chicago Region, Comcast; Secretary - Nancy Robles, Care Manager, Comcast.

NAMIC – DENVER: President - Julio Cardiel, Senior Director, National Video Distribution Operations, Comcast; Secretary - Gainey McCoy, Manager, National Video Operations Change& Asset Management, Comcast. 

NAMIC – HOUSTON: President - Willie Pippen III, Direct Sales Manager II, Charter Communications.

NAMIC – MID-ATLANTIC: President - Joelle Patience, Vice President, Creative Director, BrandBravo Creative; Vice President - Kash Kabaria, Sr. Manager, National Systems Infrastructure, Time Warner Cable; Treasurer - Jason Rademacher, Special Counsel, Cooley, LLC; Secretary - Tselane Robertson, Manager- Cox Business Referral Program, Cox Communications.

NAMIC – MINNESOTA: President - Todd Gatzke, Manager, Technical Operations, Comcast;  Vice President - Gregory Salvatore, Manager, Employee Communications, Comcast; Treasurer - Noelle Goetz, Business Operations, Comcast; Secretary - Jandra Birr, Administrative Assistant II, Comcast.

NAMIC – NEW YORK: President - Anthony Gallegos, Manager, National Accounts, NBC Universal; Vice President - Nicole Granston, Senior Manager, Showtime Networks, Inc.; Secretary - Krystle Douglas, Manager, HR and Talent Management, BET Networks.

NAMIC – PHILADELPHIA: President - Yasmine Ndassa, Sr. Director, Organizational Effectiveness, Comcast; Shawn Houston, Principal Analyst, Comcast; Treasurer - Amanee Scott-Stephan, Supervisor, Federal Tax, Comcast; Secretary - Aisha Riley, Receptionist,  Comcast.

NAMIC – SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA: President - Tiffany Griffith, Account Manager, Showtime Networks, Inc.; Vice President - Ken Maxey, Director, Government Affairs, Comcast; Treasurer - Joshua Simes, Director Field Operations, Comcast Cable Corporation; Secretary - Dolores Lopez, Director HR, Comcast Cable Corporation.

NAMIC – SOUTH FLORIDA:  President - Michael HoShue, Sales Manager, Business Services, Comcast; Vice President - Dianne Bissoon, VP Television & Entertainment, LIME.

NAMIC – SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: President - Raquel Williams, Director, Distribution, Crown Media Family Networks; Vice President - Monique Kelley, Senior Account Manager, Strategic Partnerships, Warner Bros.; Treasurer - Esther Weinberg, CEO, MindLight Group; Secretary - Judith Florido, Marketing Coordinator, NUVOtv.

NAMIC – TENNESSEE: President - Sarah Gaffney, Manager, Public Affairs, Country Music Television (CMT); Vice President - Ryan Rowland, Sr. Designer, CMT; Treasurer - Charlotte Coffer, Manager, Event Marketing, Scripps Networks Interactive; Secretary - Tasha Delaney, Quality Assurance Analyst, Scripps Networks Interactive.

NAMIC – WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA: President - Dietrich Delaney, Customer Account Executive, Comcast.

For more information on NAMIC and the trade association's programs and initiatives visit http://www.namic.com or contact NAMIC National at 212-594-5985.

ABOUT NAMIC
NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) is the premier organization focusing on multi-ethnic diversity in the communications industry. Founded in 1980 as a non-profit trade association, today NAMIC comprises 2,200 professionals belonging to a network of 16 chapters nationwide. Through initiatives that focus on education, advocacy and empowerment, NAMIC champions equity and inclusion in the workforce, with special attention given to ensuring that the leadership cadres of our nation's communications industry giants reflect the multi-ethnic richness of the populations they serve. For more information, please visit www.namic.com and stay connected to NAMIC on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060705/NYW092LOGO

SOURCE NAMIC

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
Using new techniques of information modeling, indexing, and processing, new cloud-based systems can support cloud-based workloads previously not possible for high-throughput insurance, banking, and case-based applications. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, John Newton, CTO, Founder and Chairman of Alfresco, described how to scale cloud-based content management repositories to store, manage, and retrieve billions of documents and related information with fast and linear scalability. He addres...
DevOps at Cloud Expo – being held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA – announces that its Call for Papers is open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's largest enterprises – and delivering real results. Am...
Aspose.Total for .NET is the most complete package of all file format APIs for .NET as offered by Aspose. It empowers developers to create, edit, render, print and convert between a wide range of popular document formats within any .NET, C#, ASP.NET and VB.NET applications. Aspose compiles all .NET APIs on a daily basis to ensure that it contains the most up to date versions of each of Aspose .NET APIs. If a new .NET API or a new version of existing APIs is released during the subscription peri...
SYS-CON Events announced today that LeaseWeb USA, a cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. LeaseWeb is one of the world's largest hosting brands. The company helps customers define, develop and deploy IT infrastructure tailored to their exact business needs, by combining various kinds cloud solutions.
As companies gain momentum, the need to maintain high quality products can outstrip their development team’s bandwidth for QA. Building out a large QA team (whether in-house or outsourced) can slow down development and significantly increases costs. This eBook takes QA profiles from 5 companies who successfully scaled up production without building a large QA team and includes: What to consider when choosing CI/CD tools How culture and communication can make or break implementation
Adding public cloud resources to an existing application can be a daunting process. The tools that you currently use to manage the software and hardware outside the cloud aren’t always the best tools to efficiently grow into the cloud. All of the major configuration management tools have cloud orchestration plugins that can be leveraged, but there are also cloud-native tools that can dramatically improve the efficiency of managing your application lifecycle. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, ...
The best-practices for building IoT applications with Go Code that attendees can use to build their own IoT applications. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Indraneel Mitra, Senior Solutions Architect & Technology Evangelist at Cognizant, provided valuable information and resources for both novice and experienced developers on how to get started with IoT and Golang in a day. He also provided information on how to use Intel Arduino Kit, Go Robotics API and AWS IoT stack to build an application tha...
Whether your IoT service is connecting cars, homes, appliances, wearable, cameras or other devices, one question hangs in the balance – how do you actually make money from this service? The ability to turn your IoT service into profit requires the ability to create a monetization strategy that is flexible, scalable and working for you in real-time. It must be a transparent, smoothly implemented strategy that all stakeholders – from customers to the board – will be able to understand and comprehe...
It’s 2016: buildings are smart, connected and the IoT is fundamentally altering how control and operating systems work and speak to each other. Platforms across the enterprise are networked via inexpensive sensors to collect massive amounts of data for analytics, information management, and insights that can be used to continuously improve operations. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Brian Chemel, Co-Founder and CTO of Digital Lumens, will explore: The benefits sensor-networked systems bring to ...
"Tintri was started in 2008 with the express purpose of building a storage appliance that is ideal for virtualized environments. We support a lot of different hypervisor platforms from VMware to OpenStack to Hyper-V," explained Dan Florea, Director of Product Management at Tintri, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Identity is in everything and customers are looking to their providers to ensure the security of their identities, transactions and data. With the increased reliance on cloud-based services, service providers must build security and trust into their offerings, adding value to customers and improving the user experience. Making identity, security and privacy easy for customers provides a unique advantage over the competition.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Venafi, the Immune System for the Internet™ and the leading provider of Next Generation Trust Protection, will exhibit at @DevOpsSummit at 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Venafi is the Immune System for the Internet™ that protects the foundation of all cybersecurity – cryptographic keys and digital certificates – so they can’t be misused by bad guys in attacks...
SaaS companies can greatly expand revenue potential by pushing beyond their own borders. The challenge is how to do this without degrading service quality. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Adam Rogers, Managing Director at Anexia, discussed how IaaS providers with a global presence and both virtual and dedicated infrastructure can help companies expand their service footprint with low “go-to-market” costs.
Security, data privacy, reliability and regulatory compliance are critical factors when evaluating whether to move business applications from in-house client hosted environments to a cloud platform. In her session at 18th Cloud Expo, Vandana Viswanathan, Associate Director at Cognizant, In this session, will provide an orientation to the five stages required to implement a cloud hosted solution validation strategy.
Is your aging software platform suffering from technical debt while the market changes and demands new solutions at a faster clip? It’s a bold move, but you might consider walking away from your core platform and starting fresh. ReadyTalk did exactly that. In his General Session at 19th Cloud Expo, Michael Chambliss, Head of Engineering at ReadyTalk, will discuss why and how ReadyTalk diverted from healthy revenue and over a decade of audio conferencing product development to start an innovati...