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 Award
Executive Director, Multicultural Consumer Services, Comcast Cable
Paragon Legacy Award
Mark Allan Segal
Publisher, Philadelphia Gay News and President, National Gay Newspaper Guild
NBC10 Reporter Harry Hairston hosted this year’s awards ceremony and David L. Cohen, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, Comcast Corporation, provided brief remarks and personally congratulated each honoree. As the honorees received their awards, they were presented with a personalized tribute video, highlighting their incredible work.
NAMIC Philadelphia is one of NAMIC’s 16 chapters designed to educate, advocate, and empower multi-ethnic diversity in the communications industry. NAMIC was founded more than thirty years ago to develop a diverse talent pipeline of next-generation communications professionals.
Congratulations to the NAMIC Philadelphia Paragon Award honorees.