2015 Cable Communicators Institute
The Association of Cable Communicators, in cooperation with the Syracuse University S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, held ACC’s 2015 Cable Communications Institute in New York City at Syracuse University’s Lubin House, September 16-18, 2015.
The Cable Communications Institute is a high-level, intense learning experience designed for mid level communications executives who would like to move their knowledge and careers to the next stage.
Pictured is the Cable Communications Institute Class of 2015
Front row (l-r)
Maria Russell, Professor of Public Relations, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University
Christina Yeotsas, Corporate Communications Coordinator, Crown Media Family Networks
Francois Claude, External Communications Analyst, Charter Communications
Second row (l-r)
Emily In, PR/Communications Coordinator, Mediacom Communications
Kati Stratos, Manager, Government Affairs, Comcast
Third row (l-r)
Carrie Kreiswirth, Associate Director, Communications, ESPN, Inc.
Ana Livia Coelho, Senior Publicist, ESPN, Inc.
Bernadette Simpao, Vice President, Corporate Communications, AMC Networks Inc.
Fourth row (l-r)
Kerri Tortorella, Director, Corporate Communications, Cablevision Systems Corporation
Nikia Redhead, Manager, Public Relations, Time Warner Cable Local News
Fifth row (l-r
Lyndsey Grubbs, Publicity Assistant, Discovery Communications
Allie Bodack, Publicist, Turner Ad Sales, Turner Broadcasting
Brian Weber, Director of Corporate Communications, Bright House Networks
Sixth row (l-r)
Janet Meahan, Manager Media Relations, Cablevision Systems Corporation
Claire Shirley, Communications Coordinator, Discovery Communications
Whitney Moose, Director, Operational Communications, Time Warner Cable
Francesca Duffy, Senior Writer, National Cable & Telecommunications Association
Seventh row (l-r)
Rob Melstein, Director, Social Media, Charter Communications
Keith Edwards, Director, Internal Business Communications, Cox Communications
David Deliman, Director, Public Affairs, Cox Southeast Region
Mead Rust, Director, Corporate Communications, A + E Networks
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Pictured above is the class of the 2011 ACC Communications Institute.
First row (l-r): Christina Scripps, Manager Publicity, Discovery Communications; Allison Bennett, Director of Corporate Communications & Media Relations, Hallmark Channel & Hallmark Movie Channel; Ivonne Rabassa-Maldonado, Marketing Manager, Rainbow Media
Second row (l-r): Kristie Chong, Senior Publicist, Digital Media, ESPN, Inc.; Jennifer Marburg, Director, Communications, Discovery Communications
Third row (l-r): Tara DeGeorges, Online Content Manager, Time Warner Cable; Melany Stroupe, Director of Public Relations, Cable One; Heather Nessler, Senior Manager, Communications, Charter Communications; Allison Watters, Director of Media Relations, Consumer Services, Cablevision Systems Corporation
Fourth row (l-r): Ed Patterson, Director Public Relations, Cox Communications; Joe Durkin, Sr. Director Corporate Communications, Bright House Networks; Gary Davis, Gary B. Davis Communications