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September 7, 2017

ANNUAL NAMIC CONFERENCE UPDATES

  
Nefertiti "Neffy" Anderson, digital correspondent, video producer, and social media strategist will be interviewing  Jessica Santana, entrepreneur, technologist, writer, philanthropist and co-founder of New York On Tech (NYOT)  during the L. Patrick Mellon Mentorship Program Luncheon on Tuesday, September 26. 

NYOT is  an organization that creates pathways for underrepresented students into degrees and careers in tech. Neffy Anderson is the host of The Path Less Traveled Series Live, an inspiring interview style web series spotlighting millennial entrepreneurs.  Join these two dynamic moguls in a streaming session to discuss entrepreneurship, mentorship and The Path Less Traveled that got them where they are today. 

 

Full conference registration, individual day passes and group registration discounts for the 31st Annual NAMIC Conference are available by visiting namic.com/events

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As a reminder, if you're a non-member and attend a local NAMIC event, you can join on the spot and receive up to 10% off your NAMIC membership! Feel free to inquire at your next event. Please also see below for upcoming event registration and program deadlines:
 
 
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In This Issue

CHAPTER HAPPENINGS

NAMIC-Virginia got a shout-out from Revolt TV.  Check out the star-studded video here.


LATEST DIVERSITY NEWS

Variety
Khanna left MGM Television in late 2015 after the Lion acquired Mark Burnett's One Three Media and installed Burnett as TV chief. Before her four-year run at MGM, where she helped launch FX's "Fargo" and History's "Vikings," she spent three years as president of global networks for NBCUniversal's international networks wing.

Huffington Post
"Five years ago, we committed to the players that total player compensation would reach $50 million at the U.S. Open, and we are honoring that commitment," US Tennis Association (USTA) president, Katrina Adams, told MarketWatch.
Business Insider
The two companies have come together to debut Univision Aprender con Rosetta Stone, a new language learning program to help the Hispanic audience gain English-language proficiency. Conversely, those looking to gain proficiency in Spanish will also be able to benefit from the co-branded program.
INDUSTRY NEWS

Multichannel News
The Cable Center has introduced the Community of Innovators, a new program to be piloted in Denver that aims to "connect cable's trailblazers and top executives" with a new wave of leaders who will help define the industry's future."
MULTICULTURAL MARKETING

HispanicAd
Blacks and Hispanics remain less likely than whites to own a traditional computer or have high-speed internet at home, according to a Pew Research Center survey conducted in fall 2016. But mobile devices are playing important roles in helping to bridge these differences.
PR Newswire
NESCAFÉ® CLÁSICO™ hosted a social experiment where they dared people at bus stops all across downtown Miami to break their routine, board a bus and see what happens next. The world's #1 coffee brand, NESCAFÉ, took those that dared to take a chance with an unexpected trip to a resort for an unforgettable day including a surprise meeting with the international superstar, Ricky Martin, who partnered with NESCAFÉ CLÁSICO on the social experiment.

PROGRAMMING

Broadcasting & Cable
Cine Mexicano, the country's top-rated Spanish-language movie network featuring commercial-free programming that includes Mexican rancheras, comedies, and action films, presents Septiembre Avasallador, a whole month loaded with bold and exciting original productions - El Diputado, Mercado Negro and La Revolución.
MOVERS AND SHAKERS

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