CABLE 2001 NEWS UPDATE: VANGUARD AWARD NOMINATION DEADLINE NEARSNCTA also to Provide First-Ever Conference Center at Cable 2001
<b>Washington, D.C.- </b>The Vanguard Awards, the cable industry's highest honor, will be presented on Wednesday, June 13, 2001 at a special luncheon during NCTA's 50th Annual Convention and International Exposition, June 10 - 13, 2001 in Chicago, Illinois. Nominations for the Awards are due to the Awards Committee on or before Friday, March 30, 2001.<br /><br />Award winners are nominated by the NCTA membership and selected by an Awards Committee comprised of members from the NCTA Board of Directors as well as former Award winners.<br /><br />For more information, please contact the NCTA Industry Affairs Department: (202) 775-3669.<br /><br />
<center><b><i>First-Ever Conference Center </i></b></center><br /><br />To help facilitate sealing that important deal, NCTA will offer a suite of full service meeting rooms for private corporate functions during Cable 2001. The Cable 2001 Conference Center will be available to NCTA members and exhibiting companies.<br /><br />Conference Center rooms will be conveniently located on the first level of the convention center. Rooms will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 10 through Wednesday, June 13, 2001 and may be reserved for a minimum of one hour up to a maximum of four hours on any day.<br /><br />Contact Melinda Yium in Convention Headquarters for further information: (202) 775-3606.<br /><br />Additional, up-to-the-minute Cable 2001 information, including convention schedule and registration materials, is available via the official web site (www.cable2001.com); from the Cable 2001 Fax on Demand Hotline (732/544-2514); or from the NCTA's Department of Industry Affairs (202/775-3669).<br /><br />
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David Beckwith, NCTA, 202/775-3629Eric Thomas, The Fratelli Group, 202/822-9491
The Vanguard Awards, the cable industry's highest honor, will be presented on Wednesday, June 13, 2001 at a special luncheon during NCTA's 50th Annual Convention and International Exposition, June 10 - 13, 2001 in Chicago, Illinois.