Townsend to Host NAMIC Vision Awards


The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications announced Wednesday that entertainer and filmmaker Robert Townsend will host its 10th-anniversary NAMIC Vision Awards.

NAMIC’s awards honor cable entities "that have demonstrated a commitment to producing quality multiethnic and cross-cultural original-programming content," the organization said.

The Vision Awards and the NAMIC Creative Summit will be held April 15 and 16 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The theme of this year’s event is, "Embrace Diversity, Embrace Success."