|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 14, 2005
|Contact: Steve Jones
Michelle Butler Promoted to Director, Membership Programs & Development
Washington, DC - Michelle Butler, Manager, Membership Services for the Cable Television Public Affairs Association (CTPAA), has been promoted to Director, Membership Programs & Development for the association, CTPAA said today.
"Michelle has distinguished herself by significantly enhancing the Beacon Awards program in addition to other membership services, most notably the creation of the Best Practices area of the CTPAA Web site," said Steve Jones, executive director, CTPAA. "This promotion recognizes her contributions to CTPAA's efforts to serve its members and increase the profile of cable public affairs professionals in the industry."
Butler, who joined CTPAA in 2001, manages the annual Beacon Awards program, the association's annual industry wide recognition program for excellence in cable television public affairs, and helps to coordinate the association's other membership services and development. She reports to Steve Jones, executive director.
Prior to joining CTPAA, Butler served as public affairs coordinator for Time Warner Cable in Austin, Texas.
CTPAA is the only national, professional organization specifically addressing the issues, needs and interests of the cable industry's public affairs professionals. Its mission is to develop and promote public affairs excellence to help achieve industry, corporate and social goals. A strong advocate of the public affairs professional's participation in all aspects of corporate decision-making processes, CTPAA works to enhance each member's status and influence through skill building and professional development. For more information on CTPAA, go to www.ctpaa.org.