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Congratulations to the National Urban League’s 2015 Women of Power Awardees!

August 6, 2015

Tweet AT&T’s Charlene Lake, Hip Hop Legend MC Lyte, among NUL “Women of Power” Honorees Pictured (from left to right): CBS News Correspondent Michelle Miller; NUL Board Chair Michael Neidorff; AT&T’s Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Chief Sustainability; and NUL President and CEO Marc Morial. Last week, the National Urban League held its annual conference, […]

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MMTC Adopts ‘Santana Resolution’ to Encourage Mobile Video Use to Document Important Events

July 15, 2015

Tweet WASHINGTON, DC 7/15/15 — The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) today will announce the adoption of the Santana Resolution, in honor of Feidin Santana, encouraging MMTC members to become proficient in using mobile video to document public events, including voter protection and encounters with law enforcement. MMTC President Emeritus David Honig will […]

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#MMTC15 Highlight: Access to Capital Awards Reception Featuring ‘Kingonomics’ Creator Rodney Sampson, Producer Debra Martin Chase, and More!

July 14, 2015

Tweet On July 16th, from 5:45 pm to 8:00 pm, MMTC presents its closing Access to Capital Awards Reception, where MMTC will present its highest awards to those who have made exceptional contributions to diversity and inclusion in the media and telecom industries. – DON’T MISS IT! ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS TODAY AT 6:00PM! – Hall of Fame […]

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#MMTC15 Panel Highlight: A Conversation with a Media Mogul, Featuring Award-Winning Producer Debra Martin Chase

July 13, 2015

Tweet On July 16th, from 4:45 pm to 5:45 pm, MMTC presents “A Conversation with a Media Mogul: Accessing Capital and Reversing Stereotypes of People of Color.” MMTC’s dynamic President and CEO Kim Keenan goes one-on-one with entertainment industry icon Debra Martin Chase, a former lawyer who broke the Hollywood glass ceiling to become the first […]

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MMTC Conference Panel Highlight: Social Justice Connection Reception and Book Signing with Eric Broyles

July 11, 2015

Tweet On July 15th, from 5:45 pm to 8:00 pm, MMTC will hold its “Social Justice Connection Reception and Book Signing” at the close of Day 1 of the 13th Annual Access to Capital and Telecom Policy Conference. In light of the social injustices and civil unrest that have torn the nation apart in recent months – including the slayings of […]

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MMTC Conference Panel Highlight: Kids Who Code Features FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel and Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s Antonio Tijerino

July 11, 2015

Tweet On July 16th, from 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm, tech leaders and advocates will discuss the importance of investing in the STEM pipeline for students of color by providing educational and entrepreneurial opportunities during the panel “Kids Who Code: Investing in the Pipeline to Create the Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow” at MMTC’s Access to Capital […]

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Calling All Entrepreneurs! Join Our #MMTC15 Digital Entrepreneurs and Emerging Companies Startup Workshop Next Week!

July 10, 2015

Tweet MMTC and a team of legal, finance, and startup experts with experience in the latest media, telecom, and technology issues convene a one-stop workshop on how to build a company from start to finish! Wednesday, July 15th | 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM Workshop Session 1: Let’s Get Lean: Overview of the Lean Startup Concept Workshop Session 2: From […]

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FCC Commissioners and Chairs, Congress Members, Media, and Telecom Leaders, Entrepreneurs, Media Moguls, and Investors Highlight #MMTC15

July 10, 2015

Tweet WASHINGTON, DC, 7/10/2015 – On July 15th and 16th, the Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) will hold its 13th Access to Capital and Telecom Policy Conference, “Get Connected: Capital, Careers, Community.” Get Connected will convene hundreds of media, telecom, and tech industry experts, policymakers, innovators, entrepreneurs, and investors to highlight the most […]

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MMTC COMMENDS TELEVISION NETWORKS FOR REFUSING TO AIR ‘MISS UNIVERSE’

July 6, 2015

Tweet WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 6, 2015): The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC), the nation’s leading advocate for diversity and inclusion in the media and telecom industries, commends Univision and NBC Universal for severing ties with business magnate Donald Trump and refusing to air his “Miss Universe” pageant. MMTC President and CEO Kim Keenan […]

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REGISTER NOW for MMTC’s 13th Annual Access to Capital and Telecom Policy Conference: Get Connected!

June 3, 2015

Tweet   Please visit and bookmark our conference page for information on the latest speakers, agenda, and on how to officially become a sponsor and supporter of the conference! Register for the Conference here. A full list of confirmed speakers is available here. A full agenda is available here. A complete sponsorship package is available here.   To register as Press, please contact […]

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