THE CABLE CENTER NAMES CABLE HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2013
DENVER - The Cable Center today announced that six industry leaders have been elected to The Cable Hall of Fame Class of 2013. The six honorees will be inducted during the annual Cable Hall of Fame Celebration, held in conjunction with The Cable Show 2013, June 10-12, 2013, in Washington, DC.
The new honorees are:
* John M. Egan, Chairman, Evolution Digital
* James P. Mooney, Principal and Managing Partner, JLM Partners
* Timothy P. Neher, Partner, Pilot House Associates, LLC
* Richard Parsons, Senior Advisor, Providence Equity LLC
* Josh Sapan, President and CEO, AMC Networks
* Amy Tykeson, President and CEO, BendBroadband
Each honoree was chosen based on their significant achievements and contributions to the cable industry. The 2013 Cable Hall of Fame selection committee was chaired by Jerald L. Kent, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Suddenlink Communications, and Chairman of The Cable Center's Board of Directors. Since 1998, 96 men and women have been inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame.
"We are thrilled to honor these six cable visionaries," said Kent. "The Cable Hall of Fame class of 2013 is a distinct group of industry veterans who have helped to shape and build cable into the thriving and innovative industry it is today."
"Congratulations to the Cable Hall of Fame Class of 2013," said Larry Satkowiak, President and CEO of The Cable Center. "These six individuals have been at the forefront of the cable industry's development, and we look forward to honoring them at the 2013 Cable Hall of Fame Celebration during The Cable Show."
The 16th annual Cable Hall of Fame Celebration will be held on Monday, June 10, 2013 at The Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC. For more information on the Cable Hall of Fame celebration, visit www.cablehalloffame.com, or call 303-871-7473.
About The Cable Center
Based in Denver, Colorado, The Cable Center is a nonprofit organization serving the cable telecommunications industry. The Cable Center is the home of the Cable Hall of Fame, recognizing individuals for their outstanding contributions to the industry, and of the Barco Library, the world's largest collection of cable-related information and resources. Please visit www.cablecenter.org for more information.