WICT to Honor PBS Mitchell


Chicago-Women in Cable & Telecommunications announced Wednesday that PBS president Pat Mitchell will receive its "Woman of the Year Accolade" for 2000.

Actress Jane Fonda is scheduled to present the award at WICT's 19th annual Accolades Breakfast, set for May 9 in New Orleans.

Other WICT accolades will be presented to U S West chairman Solomon Trujillo, Rainbow Media Holdings Inc. president Josh Sapan, Carlsen Resources Inc. executive vice president Kate Hampford and ESPN Classic vice president Mark Shapiro.