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WOMEN'S ROLE IN MEDIA WILL BE EXAMINED AT UPCOMING NAB CONFERENCE

WASHINGTON, – The and American in and (AWRT) are partnering to host a think for executive-level women in . The group will examine strategies for advancing more women into the top ranks of the industry. Commissioner Deborah Taylor Tate will attend, and invitations will be extended to senior-level female . The event, titled “New Directions: Women in , the Path to Success,” will take place March 13 at NAB headquarters in Washington.

“This is an excellent opportunity for educators and female media executives to come together and discuss the vital role that women play in media,” said NAB President and CEO David K. Rehr. “The idea was spearheaded by FCC Commissioner Deborah Taylor Tate, and we are proud to co-host the event with AWRT.”

“Our goal should be to promote diversity at all levels of media: in the boardrooms and the control rooms alike,” said FCC Commissioner Deborah Taylor Tate. “We need to see more women in who are making decisions, making deals, and truly making history.”