Call For Entries Announced For 2014 Multicultural TV Leadership Awards


Sep 23, 2013, 06:00 ET from Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Multicultural TV Leadership Awards. This event will be presented for the second year by leading television industry publications Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News, during the Multicultural TV Summit on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the Grand Hyatt New York. These awards recognize noteworthy business executives who have contributed to the sustainability and growth of multicultural TV. Multicultural TV is defined as any video that is intended for an audience of a specific ethnicity, nationality, region, gender, religious affiliation or LGBT lifestyle.

Entries are to be submitted online, within 10 different categories, now through Friday, November 1, 2013, at Please refer the "Awards" tab for entry rules and a statement of eligibility.

Nominees will be rated individually by a group of independent judges in association with the publisher, senior editors and event producer. All scoring is confidential in order to maintain the impartiality and integrity of the awards. 

The awards will be presented to the winners of each category during the luncheon ceremony at the Grand Hyatt New York, from 12:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 during the Multicultural TV Summit. This date coincides with the birth date of American civil rights legend Rosa Parks. The Multicultural TV Summit opens for registration at 8:00 a.m. To register, please visit

"We have received many requests to repeat this awards event from those within the multicultural television and advertising industries," said Louis Hillelson, Vice President and Group Publisher of Broadcasting & Cable and Multichannel News. "It is a privilege to honor those individuals who have made a real difference in this growing business segment."

For speaking opportunities at the Multicultural TV Summit, contact Joe Schramm at 212-983-0219 or

For registration information, please visit or contact Jennifer Ware at 917-281-4718 or

For sponsorship information, contact Jason Greenblatt at 917-281-4726 or

The event has been created and is produced by the Schramm Marketing Group, a marketing and event production company based in New York.

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