Organizations honored at The Kaitz Dinner stand out for their exemplary work in supporting inclusion and encouraging opportunity for members of minority communities in the business arena.
At the 2016 Kaitz Dinner, we’ll again honor a special organization whose drive and commitment are inspirations for everyone. And our newest honoree will be in good company. Take a look at the list below of organizations and individuals who have received one of the two signature awards from The Walter Kaitz Foundation.
Here’s the list of previous honorees::
Diversity Champion: Univision Communications Inc.
Diversity Champion: BET Networks
Diversity Advocate: FCC Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn
Diversity Champion: Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
Diversity Advocate: League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)
Diversity Champion: Cox Communications, Inc.
Diversity Advocate: Healthy MEdia: Commission for Positive Images of Women and Girls
Diversity Champion: Time Warner Cable
Diversity Advocate: Rey Ramsey, One Economy
Diversity Champion: Discovery Communications Inc.
Diversity Advocate: U.S. Rep. Doris O. Matsui (D-CA)
Diversity Champion: Comcast Corporation and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Diversity Champion: Bright House Networks and Scripps Networks
Diversity Advocate: U.S. Rep. Joe Baca (D-CA)
Diversity Champion: ESPN
Diversity Advocate: U.S. Rep. Edolphus “Ed” Towns (D-NY)
Diversity Champion: MTV Networks
Diversity Advocate: U.S. Rep. Hilda L. Solis (D-CA)
Diversity Champions: Glenn A. Britt, Time Warner Cable; James A. Hatcher, Cox Communications Inc.; and Sherryl D. Love, Cox Communications, Inc.
Diversity Advocate : U. S. Rep. Melvin L. Watt (D-NC)
Dinner Honoree: Spencer Kaitz, Founder, Walter Kaitz Foundation
Dinner Honoree: Decker Anstrom, Landmark Communications
Dinner Honoree: Brian L. Roberts, Comcast Corporation
Dinner Honoree: John J. Rigas, Adelphia Communications, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: William J. Bresnan, Bresnan Communications, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: Charles F. Dolan, Cablevision Systems Corp.
Dinner Honoree: James O. Robbins, Cox Communications, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: Robert L. Johnson, BET Holdings, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: John W. Goddard, Viacom Cable, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: Gerald M. Levin, Time Warner Cable
Dinner Honoree: Amos B. Hostetter Jr., Continental Cablevision, Inc.
Dinner Honorees: Walter Kaitz Fellows
Dinner Honoree: Sydney Topol, Scientific-Atlanta, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: Ralph J. Roberts, Comcast Corporation
Dinner Honoree: J. Richard Munro, Time Warner, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: Ralph M. Baruch, Viacom International
Dinner Honoree: R.E. “Ted” Turner, Turner Broadcasting
Dinner Honoree: Bill Daniels, Daniels & Associates
Dinner Honoree: Bob and Betsy Magness, Tele-Communications, Inc.
Dinner Honoree: Thomas Wheeler, National Cable Television Association