MSNBC's Alex Wagner To Kick Off WICT's Leadership ConferenceEvent Leads Off Cable's Diversity Week On Oct. 7 9/26/2013 7:18 PM Eastern
Women in Cable & Telecommunications (WICT) said Thursday it had snagged MSNBC's Alex Wagner (NOW With Alex Wagner) to open its 2013 annual conference in New York Oct. 7.
Wagner will share the show-opening duties with Comcast executive vice president David Cohen, who will talk about policies to promote diversity and inclusion.
The WICT Leadership Conference, at the New York Marriott Marquis hotel, is being held in association with Cable Diversity Week.
The WICT event is the traditional kick-off to the week long recognition of the importance of diversity to the telecommunications industry.