Cable TV Pioneers Select Class of 2019

The Cable Pioneers Present:
2019 Party Gras A New Class, Old Friends, and All that Jazz


New York, NY — Twenty-five members of the cable industry will be inducted into the Cable TV Pioneers Class of 2019 at the upcoming 53rd Annual Cable TV Pioneer Banquet.

This year’s class includes remarkable men and women who currently contribute to the growth and innovation of the industry as well as those who served the business in the past.

The Class of 2019

brian_bane

Brian Bane
Comcast

Sponsored by:
Mark Manning
Larry Stiffelman

dick_beard

Dick Beard
Ervin Construction

Sponsored by:
Tom Jokerst
Tom Gleason

thomas_cloonan

Thomas Cloonan
Arris

Sponsored by:
John Egan
Alex Best

marc_cohen

Marc Cohen
Evolution Digital

Sponsored by:
Steve Ross
Dave Rozelle

john_dicandilo

John DiCandilo
Dycom

Sponsored by:
Mark Dzuban
Wayne Hall

duane_dick

Duane Dick
Sand Cherry Assoc.

Sponsored by:
Char Beales
Rob Stoddard

marty_dominquez

Marty Dominquez
C-SPAN

Sponsored by:
Barbara York
Steve Effros

barry_elson

Barry Elson
Retired

Sponsored by:
Sam Howe
David Van Valkenberg

jim_faust

Jim Faust
Retired

Sponsored by:
Bob Gold
Gordy Halverson

john_fellet

John Fellet
Retired

Sponsored by:
Jim Monroe
Bryan Blow

chris_fenger

Chris Fenger
Patriot Media

Sponsored by:
Lou Borrelli
Ann Carlsen

ralph_galione

Ralph Galione
Hewlett Packard

Sponsored by:
Mark Hess
Ken Klaer

jean_gay

Jean Gay
Commscope

Sponsored by:
June Travis
Gene Swithenbank

sandra_howe

Sandra Howe
Technetix

Sponsored by:
Ron Coppock
Kevin Leddy

ricardo_la_guardia

Ricardo La Guardia
Arris

Sponsored by:
Chris Huffman
Richard Rexroat

gary_lauder

Gary Lauder
Lauder Partners

Sponsored by:
Jim Chiddix
Lindsay Gardner

ed_marchetti

Ed Marchetti
Comcast

Sponsored by:
Tim Cook
Stan Von Feldt

himanshu_parikh

Himanshu Parikh
iOPENC, LLC

Sponsored by:
Michael Harney
Mike Hayashi

catherine_rasenberger

Catherine Rasenberger
Rasenberger Media

Sponsored by:
Joe Schramm
Howard Horowitz

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Joyce Reitano-Salaj
Posthumous

Sponsored by:
Italia Commisso Weinand
Ellen Schned

matt_stanek

Matt Stanek
Charter

Sponsored by:
Bob Stanzione
Mike La Joie

tim_vass

Tim Vaas
Cableserv

Sponsored by:
Bob Greiner III
Bruce Martin

bill_warga

Bill Warga
Liberty Global

Sponsored by:
Tony Werner
Vibha Rustagi

tom_williams

Tom Williams
Shurz Communications

Sponsored by:
Zenita Henderson
Craig Heiting

melinda_witner

Melinda Witmer
Look Left Media

Sponsored by:
Bridget Baker
Patty McCaskill

Members of the Class of 2019 will be inducted at the 53ndAnnual Banquet to be held in New Orleans, LA on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, during the SCTE ISBE Cable-Tec Expo. Details on the upcoming banquet location, tickets, sponsorships and hotel reservations will be published soon at CableTVPioneers.com

 

About the Cable TV Pioneers

The Cable TV Pioneers was founded in 1966 during the NCTA convention in Miami, Fl. The original fledgling group of 21 entrepreneurs has grown to more than 700 men and women over the past 50 years. Photos, articles and video of the 52ndAnniversary celebration, previous banquets, as well as member rosters, are available at the site.

 

Contact:
Jim Faircloth Executive Director, Cable TV Pioneers
(775) 772-8721 | info@cabletvpioneers.com