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Feb 02, 2016, 17:13 ET
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NAMIC Announces 2016 Elected Chapter Officers

 NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) today announced its roster of 2016 Chapter Officers.  Elected by their...

Jan 25, 2016, 11:28 ET
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National Association For Multi-ethnicity In Communications Announces 2015 Top Companies For People Of Color

 The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced the 2015 Top Companies for People of Color. ...

Nov 24, 2015, 12:37 ET
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NAMIC Announces Newly Elected Board Directors

NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) today announced the addition of five Directors to its Board. The elected...

Oct 07, 2015, 14:42 ET
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NAMIC Announces Roster For Class XV Of Its Executive Leadership Development Program

 NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications), today announced the roster for Class XV of its Executive Leadership...

Sep 29, 2015, 12:40 ET

National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications and Women in Cable Telecommunications Announce Highlights of Joint Industry Diversity Survey

The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) and Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) today announced highlights of...

Sep 24, 2015, 17:19 ET

NAMIC And WICT To Present Joint Town Hall On Diversity To Address The Results Of Combined Employment Survey

 The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) and Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) today announced the...

Sep 24, 2015, 09:14 ET
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NAMIC Announces Winners Of The 2015 Excellence In Multicultural Marketing Awards

 NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) today announced the winners of its Excellence in Multicultural Marketing...

Sep 18, 2015, 15:14 ET
Renowned filmmaker, Spike Lee to deliver keynote address at the 29th Annual NAMIC Conference on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

Academy® Award Nominated Filmmaker Spike Lee Announced As Keynoter For The 29th Annual NAMIC Conference

NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) today announced that Academy Award-nominated filmmaker, Spike Lee has joined the...

Sep 15, 2015, 11:11 ET
Rita Tuzon, executive vice president and general counsel for Fox Networks Group to serve as Honorary Co-Chair for the 29th Annual NAMIC Conference.

Rita Tuzon To Serve As Honorary Co-Chair For The 29th Annual NAMIC Conference

 Rita Tuzon, executive vice president and general counsel for Fox Networks Group, has been named honorary co-chair for the 29th Annual NAMIC...

Sep 01, 2015, 11:17 ET
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Dinesh C. Jain Named Honorary Co-Chair For The 29th Annual NAMIC Conference

Dinesh (Dinni) C. Jain, chief operating officer, Time Warner Cable, has been named honorary co-chair for the 29th Annual NAMIC Conference. ...

Aug 13, 2015, 14:32 ET
Legendary television writer-producer-director, Norman Lear announced as special guest speaker for the 29th Annual NAMIC Conference. Held as part of the cable industry's Diversity Week, the 29th Annual NAMIC Conference is scheduled for September 29-30, 2015 in New York City.

NAMIC Announces Television Icon Norman Lear As Special Guest Speaker For The 2015 L. Patrick Mellon Mentorship Program Luncheon Presented As Part Of The 29th Annual NAMIC Conference

 The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced that television industry icon Norman Lear will...

Jul 23, 2015, 10:45 ET
Pictured: James L. Anderson, senior vice president of communications for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Anderson is a newly elected member of The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications Board of Directors.

The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications Announces The Election Of Turner Broadcasting System Executive James L. Anderson To Its Board of Directors

The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced the election of James L. Anderson, senior vice president of...

May 21, 2015, 16:43 ET
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NAMIC Announces Call For Entries For The 2015 Excellence In Multicultural Marketing Awards

The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) is now accepting entries for the 2015 NAMIC Excellence in Multicultural...

May 20, 2015, 12:40 ET
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ESPN, Lifetime, OWN And Showtime Top Winners Of NAMIC Vision Awards Honoring Achievements In Original Programming Diversity

The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) today announced the winners of the 2015 NAMIC Vision Awards.  Presented...

Apr 29, 2015, 16:43 ET

Carlos Calderon, Jomari Goyso y Lourdes Stephen, conductores de "Sal y Pimienta" de Univision Network, serán los anfitriones del Desayuno de Entrega de Premios Anual de NAMIC 2015

Carlos Calderon, Jomari Goyso y Lourdes Stephen, conductores de "Sal y Pimienta" de Univision Network, el show que agrega sal y pimienta a los...

Apr 29, 2015, 11:53 ET
(Pictured L-R) -- Jomari Goyso, Lourdes Stephen and Carlos Calderon, co-hosts of Univision Network's "Sal y Pimienta" (Salt and Pepper), the show that adds salt and pepper to the hottest show business headlines, will host the 2015 NAMIC Annual Awards Breakfast. Presented by the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), the event is scheduled for Thursday, May 7, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. CDT at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois as part of INTX: The Internet & Television Expo.

Carlos Calderon, Jomari Goyso & Lourdes Stephen, Co-Hosts Of Univision Network's "Sal y Pimienta" (Salt and Pepper) To Host The 2015 NAMIC Annual Awards Breakfast

Carlos Calderon, Jomari Goyso and Lourdes Stephen, co-hosts of Univision Network's "Sal y Pimienta" (Salt and Pepper), the show that adds salt and...

Apr 16, 2015, 17:46 ET
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NAMIC Announces BET Networks, Suddenlink, Turner Broadcasting And Univision Communications Executives As Recipients Of The 2015 Next Generation Leaders Awards

 NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications), today announced winners of the 2015 Next Generation Leaders Awards. ...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:38 ET
The late ESPN anchor, Stuart Scott to be posthumously awarded the 2015 Mickey Leland Humanitarian Achievement Award by the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications. The award will be presented at the NAMIC Annual Awards Breakfast scheduled for May 7, 2015 in Chicago. The NAMIC Annual Awards Breakfast is held annually in conjunction with INTX: The Internet and Television Expo.

NAMIC To Present The 2015 Mickey Leland Humanitarian Achievement Award Posthumously To The Late ESPN Anchor, Stuart Scott

 The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) has named the late ESPN anchor, Stuart Scott, the recipient of...

Apr 08, 2015, 13:34 ET
Official logo for the 2015 NAMIC Vision Awards presented by the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications in partnership with NAMIC - Southern California. The NAMIC Vision Awards honors television networks and other creators of original content for their achievements in producing multiethnic and multicultural programming.

Nominations Announced For The 21st Annual NAMIC Vision Awards

The National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) has announced the 2015 NAMIC Vision Awards nominees.  Now in its 21st...

Feb 26, 2015, 12:46 ET
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Michelle L. Rice To Chair NAMIC Board Of Directors

 Michelle L. Rice, executive vice president of Affiliate Sales and Marketing at TV One has been named chair of the National Association for...