Posts Tagged "NAMIC Philadelphia"

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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Master Teacher Series : The Future of the Internet

Master Teacher Series : The Future of the Internet

Topic: The Future of the Internet Master Teacher: Marcien Jenckes, EVP, Consumer Services, Comcast Cable Date: July 15, 2014 Location: Comcast Center, 45 KL, 11:30a – 1p Price: Free Lunch will be served Marcien Jenckes serves as Executive Vice President, Consumer Services for Comcast Cable. Under his leadership, the best viewing experience and entertainment choices have become available anytime, anywhere…

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4th Annual Executive Speed Mentoring Event

4th Annual Executive Speed Mentoring Event

Thank you for attending the 4th Annual Executive Speed Mentoring event! For the 4th year in a row, NAMIC Philadelphia hosted a unique opportunity to spend valuable one-on-one time with senior executives in our industry! These leaders made themselves available to talk with anyone interested in meeting with them. Check out who attended this year’s event: Beth Arnholt,VP, Integrated Talent…

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The Future of Television

The Future of Television

Why was US TV advertising revenue $75B while US digital video ad revenue was only $4B in 2013, after 8 years of YouTube in the marketplace? Does it matter that the TV ecosystem added $7B to revenue in 2013, more than 3x higher than digital video advertising’s growth of about $2B? What’s different about TV that enables growth at all,…

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LinkedIn Helps NAMIC Philadelphia Members Control… Enhance…and Build Their Personal Brand

LinkedIn Helps NAMIC Philadelphia Members Control… Enhance…and Build Their Personal Brand

Just a quick read could really help you enhance your profile. Read more on how to enhance your profile straight from the experts! New and familiar faces, laughter, and anticipation filled the room for the first event of the year for NAMIC Philadelphia.  For this sold out event, attendees from all over the Philadelphia area came together from different points…

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Remembering E. Steven Collins

Remembering E. Steven Collins

It is with the deepest of sorrows that I share with you the passing of one of our chapter advisors, E. Steven Collins. E. was the Director of Marketing for Radio One Philadelphia and strong supporter of NAMIC Philadelphia. Since joining our Board of Advisors earlier this year, he helped the chapter make significant strides towards our goal to reach…

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NAMIC Philadelphia Awards Scholarships to Three College Interns

NAMIC Philadelphia Awards Scholarships to Three College Interns

For the second year, NAMIC Philadelphia awarded more than $3,000 in scholarships to talented and deserving college students. The application process included submitting a resume, a letter of recommendation and an essay on “How has social media impacted the way businesses operate?” From an impressive pool of applicants, the follow three students were selected: 1st place: Cierra Ray, Rutgers University,…

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NAMIC Philadelphia at the Barnes

NAMIC Philadelphia at the Barnes

On Friday, June 21, NAMIC Philadelphia collaborated with Radio One, Inc. to celebrate Black Music Month at the Barnes Museum. After gathering in the atrium to enjoy live jazz music and connect with other members, participants headed downstairs to the museum’s Comcast Auditorium to attend a panel discussion about the cultural impact of black music. Panelists Dyana Williams, Carol Riddick,…

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Faces of NAMIC Philadelphia : Saleem Shaik

Faces of NAMIC Philadelphia : Saleem Shaik

Meet Saleem Shaik My roots: I was born in India and came to the United States in 2002. My day job: I am part of the Comcast Systems Engineering Team supporting our internal HR Self Services application. My job is to create/build solutions for a great employee experience. My fantasy job: I would probably be doing something similar to what…

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