SCTE Hands Out Awards


The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers named its “SCTE Member of the Year 2005” and “Gold and Silver SCTE Safety Award” winners Wednesday.

Arris/Telewire Supply regional vice president Bob Foote was named Member of the Year.

Foote is the region 12 director on the SCTE board of directors, covering Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. He has been an SCTE member since 1989.

He is also chairman of the SCTE Membership Committee and serves on the selection committee to review options for a new Association Management System.

The SCTE also handed out a total of 99 Gold and Silver SCTE Safety Awards, sponsored by General Fiber Communications Inc.

A total of 67 Gold Awards were distributed among Cox Communications Inc. (38), Charter Communications Inc. (16), Comcast Cable Communications Inc. (12) and Seren Innovations Inc. (1).

And 32 Silver Awards were earned by Comcast (14), Charter (9), Cox (8) and Seren (1).