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NAMIC Women and Retirement: Evaluating Your Financial Wellness Event Recap

NAMIC Women and Retirement: Evaluating Your Financial Wellness Event Recap

The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) Philadelphia Chapter hosted their first Financial Series of the year on May 11th. Women and Retirement: Evaluating Your Financial Wellness was hosted by NAMIC’s partner, 1847Financial. We had a great turnout for the event with a packed room full of women and a few men. Current Vice President, Dwayne Bien-Aime kicked the event…

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Destination Executive Level: Are your Brand, Image and Appearance Ready?

The National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) Philadelphia Chapter hosted the first of three parts of their Professional Development Series on April 26th. Destination Executive Level: Are Your Brand Image and Appearance Ready was led by Barbara Gee, Owner, and CEO of PositiveLee for You. Barbara Gee, a previous President of NAMIC Philadelphia and former Vice President of Digital Sales…

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Reception

  NAMIC Philadelphia presents Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Reception May 23rd, 2016 5:30 – 7:00 PM Asian Arts Initiative 1219 Vine Street Appetizers and drinks will be served. Guest speakers and other details forthcoming. Registration is now closed. Event recap: NAMIC Philadelphia continues to bring together professionals while highlighting how our diversity positively impacts our industry. During May 23rd…

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2016 Common Cents

2016 Common Cents

NAMIC Philadelphia presents Common Cents: The Financial Basics A three part financial literacy series with 1847Financial. The Financial Basics will cover an overview of: Cash flow analysis Protection program Debt management Retirement considerations College Planning Estate Planning Upcoming workshops to add to your calendar: Common Cents Part 3: College Planning November 21, 2016 12 PM – 1:30 PM Comcast Center,…

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12th Annual Paragon Awards

12th Annual Paragon Awards

The National Association of Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC) Philadelphia Chapter hosted its signature event of the year, the 12th Annual Paragon Awards, to honor three remarkable individuals on November 12, 2015, for their dedication and commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion in the communications industry. Paragon Industry Award William J.T. Strahan Executive Vice President, Human Resources, Comcast Cable Paragon Trailblazer…

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President’s Message

President’s Message

NAMIC Philadelphia Members, Advisors, Sponsors and Supporters, It’s hard to believe summer is over and fall has arrived. For NAMIC Philadelphia it’s been a year of firsts and steadfast favorites. This year we held our first LGBT Mixer in June celebrating LGBT Pride Month. This event took an ever bigger meaning with the landmark ruling upholding same-sex marriage by the US Supreme…

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THANKS FOR ATTENDING: Speaker Series: Nina Vaca

THANKS FOR ATTENDING: Speaker Series: Nina Vaca

The Philadelphia Chapters of WICT and NAMIC partnered together for our latest Speaker Series, featuring Nina Vaca, CEO – Pinnacle Group. Entrepreneurship / Lean-In Story / Work-Life Integration Thursday, September 10, 2015 Top of the Tower Observatory Room 1717 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 5:30 – 7:30PM Click here to view photos from the event.

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THANKS FOR ATTENDING: 5th Annual Executive Speed Mentoring

THANKS FOR ATTENDING: 5th Annual Executive Speed Mentoring

NAMIC’s 5th Annual Executive Speed Mentoring was Tuesday, September 1 at the Comcast Center. Ever wonder how some of the most successful Executives get to where they are today? The Executive Speed Mentoring event was the chance to ask them how they did it. Thank you to the executives that participated: Amy Stipandic, SVP, Business Process Management, Comcast April Carty-Sipp, VP, Director of…

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10th President of the NAMIC Philadelphia Chapter

Greetings NAMIC Philadelphia Members, Board of Advisors and Sponsors, I humbly accept the opportunity to serve as the 10th President of the NAMIC Philadelphia Chapter.  I’d like to acknowledge and congratulate Yasmine and her team for their numerous accomplishments and their efforts in transforming NAMIC Philadelphia into what we have today.  Through her leadership we have been named chapter of…

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THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING: 11th Annual NAMIC Philadelphia Paragon Awards

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING: 11th Annual NAMIC Philadelphia Paragon Awards

11th Annual NAMIC Philadelphia Paragon Awards Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 Reception: 5:30 pm Program: 6:30 pm The Four Seasons Philadelphia We honored the following inspiring leaders for their commitment to promoting diversity & inclusion in the communications industry: David L. Cohen Executive Vice President, Comcast Corporation Paragon Industry Award Anzio Williams Vice President of News, NBC10 Telemundo62 Paragon Trailblazer Award Hernán Guaracao…

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EMMA BOWEN SPOTLIGHT | VOL. II

EMMA BOWEN SPOTLIGHT | VOL. II

This week’s featured Emma Bowen interns are Dionne Higginbotham, Amber Wright and Cierra Ray. Read more about them below!   Q. Tell us more about your current internship. A. I am currently interning in the Community Investment department under Ky’a Jackson. My work is centered on the Comcast Digital Connectors and Internet Essentials programs. This summer, I co-chaired Comcast Cares…

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Emma Bowen Spotlight | Vol. I

Emma Bowen Spotlight | Vol. I

This week’s featured Emma Bowen interns are Ayanna Bell and Kayode Oduwaiye. Read more about them below!   Q. Tell us more about your current internship. A. This is my fourth summer interning at Comcast.  I am interning with the Consumer Services and Strategy Development team in the Human Resources Department under Cassandra Moore. My team is responsible for improving…

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The Future of Television

The Future of Television

People. Knowledge. Power. Last month I learned firsthand how NAMIC puts its slogan into action at my first NAMIC event, “The Future of Television.”  I eagerly arrived to find the room jam packed with Comcasters. I was greeted by a smiling Yasmine Ndassa, President of the Philadelphia NAMIC Chapter. “I’m so excited! Let me introduce you to Laura,” she said…

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Thanks for Attending the 2014 Annual Executive Speed Mentoring Workshop

Thanks for Attending the 2014 Annual Executive Speed Mentoring Workshop

On Tuesday, April 22, NAMIC-Philadelphia hosted its fourth annual Executive Speed Mentoring Workshop, which provided attendees with a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with some of the brightest and most successful executives in our field to discuss career pathing and planning, leadership development, and tips for fulfilling their professional goals. The event was kicked off with a brief introduction from…

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