CTAM Reveals Winners of Rainmaker, TAMI Awards


The Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing announced the names of 11 executives who will be honored for their efforts to make the industry grow.

Rainmaker Awards are given to association members who support CTAM's primary growth goals. This year's honorees will be Gary Dusa, director of sales development for Insight Communications; Ellen East, vice president of communications and public affairs for Cox Communications; Robert Faught, senior VP, retail sales for Comcast; Andre Martineau, senior director of business solutions for Advance/Newhouse Communications; Stacy Melle, VP of marketing, NBC Universal Digital Distribution; and David Pugliese, VP, product marketing, Cox.

The TAMI Award is given to executives in recognition of exceptional volunteer service and leadership to the organization. This year's honorees will be Daniel Fischer, president, Solve It Group; Shawn Gannon, VP, national affiliate marketing, Playboy Entertainment; Jo Holz, VP, news research, NBC U; Laura Masse, executive VP, marketing, Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movie Channel; and Domenic Vivolo, senior VP, marketing and sales, Astral Television Networks.

The awards will be presented at the CTAM Summit in Washington, D.C., July 24 and 25. The deadline for discounted registration is Friday.