Seated Luncheon & Program
Ceremony to Celebrate The Best In Multicultural TV Content:
Presentation of The 2019 NAMIC Vision Awards
The NAMIC Vision Awards salute original programming for linear and digital platforms that is reflective of the depth and breadth of the lives, spirit and contributions of people of color.
A. Shuanise Washington
President & CEO
Award Presentation - Multicultural Voice Award
Presented to Kim Fields
An Interview with Kim Fields
Kim Fields, Actress, "The Facts of Life," "Living Single," and "Living the Dream"
Reality TV Star, "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" and "Dancing With The Stars."
R. Thomas Umstead
Featured Luncheon Conversation: As Seen On TV: Why Diversity and Respect Matter
This intimate, moderated lunchtime conversation sets the tone for today’s one-of-a-kind conference on the business of TV and video for Multicultural audience segments. It features on-air news and TV talk show talent as well as leading TV and video executives. They will discuss timely topics like gender balance, fair and respectful on-screen representation, treatment of controversial topics like LGBT equality, immigration, language preference, or sex and age discrimination in the entertainment industry workplace.
Managing Partner & President
Schramm Marketing Group
Owner, President & CEO
Bayou City Broadcasting LLC
Weekend Anchor and Reporter
Fox 5 NY
Founder & CEO, Diya TV
President & CEO, Major Market Broadcasting