Events

2017 The Women’s Room @ NAB

The Women’s Room @NAB Show
April 24, 2017
8 – 9 am
Westgate Hotel

The National Association of Broadcasters annual conference in Las Vegas is one of the highlights of the year for many media industry professionals.

The AWM Women’s Room will feature a light, healthy breakfast, networking and education in discussion with leaders in the industry!

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Panel Discussion

Media Minefield: Women Navigating Technology in Daily Operations

Today’s media environment is undergoing radical change – from advertising sales to content delivery.  For most media executives, across all functions, technology is now a critical aspect of the daily job, as companies leverage new ways to engage consumers, deliver new services, or collaborate for greater impact.  How does one stay abreast of the changing technology landscape and options while accomplishing daily business objectives?  This esteemed panel of women executives across the media sales, operations, engineering, and IT functions will share how they leverage technology for success, as friend—not foe.

Panel:

Shannon Burke, Senior Vice President, Sales, Traffic & Research Systems | Univision Communications Inc.

Susan George, Vice President, Sales | US Telco & Emerging Markets | ARRIS

Vicky Gregorian, Senior Vice President, Domestic Distribution | MGM Television

Christine Travaglini, President | Christal Radio & Katz Partnerships

Moderator, Sarah Foss, Chief Product Officer, Advertising Management Systems | Imagine Communications

Host Committee

The Host Committee is an elite group of individuals recognized for supporting AWM and the development of women at The AWM Women’s Room.

 

Anne Cowan

Chief Communications Officer, CTAM

Anne Cowan

Chief Communications Officer, CTAM

Sarah Foss

Chief Product Officer Advertising Management Systems, Imagine Communications

Sarah Foss

Chief Product Officer Advertising Management Systems, Imagine Communications

Susie Hedrick

SVP Sales, WideOrbit

Susie Hedrick

SVP Sales, WideOrbit

Jinny Laderer

Co-Founder and President, vCreative

Jinny Laderer

Co-Founder and President, vCreative

Maria Laing-Smith

VP of Business Development, Mr. Master

Maria Laing-Smith

VP of Business Development, Mr. Master

Christine Travaglini

President Christal Radio/KRG Partnerships

Christine Travaglini

President Christal Radio/KRG Partnerships

Kathy Kirby

Partner, Wiley Rein; Co-Chair, Telecom, Media & Technology Practice

Kathy Kirby

Partner, Wiley Rein; Co-Chair, Telecom, Media & Technology Practice

Shayna Sharpe

CEO, Regional Reps Corp.

Shayna Sharpe

CEO, Regional Reps Corp.

Michelle Duke

Vice President, NAB Education Foundation

Michelle Duke

Vice President, NAB Education Foundation

Presenting Sponsor

Panel Sponsor