1250 Broadway, 27th Floor New York, NY 10001


CUP to Host Inaugural Media and Entertainment Dinner




Senior Level Media & Entertainment Executives are invited to join us for an evening of fine dining, conversation and networking on Tuesday, November 10, 2009.


The Bowery Hotel

335 Bowery  
New York, NY 10003

Cocktails: 6:00 p.m.


Dinner and Program: 7:00 p.m.


Event Sponsors (In Formation)

BET Networks, Platinum Sponsor

Interactive One, Gold Sponsor


Digital Roundtable Panelists

David Eun - Vice President, YouTube content, Google

Smokey Fontaine - Chief Content Officer, Interactive One

Camille Hackney - SVP Brand Partnerships & Commercial Licensing, Atlantic Records

Tanya Van Court - SVP and General Manager, NOGGIN, ParentsConnect and NickJr.com

Denmark West - President, Digital Media BET Networks

Omar Wasow - Co-Founder, BlackPlanet.com (Moderator)


Honorary Dinner Chairs

Michelle Ebanks, President, Essence Communications

Debra Lee, Chairman & CEO, BET Networks

Andrea Wong, President & CEO, Lifetime Networks


Host Committee

Vickee Jordan Adams, Hill & Knowlton

Aziz Gueye Adetimirin, The Network Journal

Crystal McCrary Anthony

Sherrese Clarke, CIT Group

Lisa E. Davis, Frankfurt, Kurnit, Klein & Selz

David Eun, Google
Angelique Francis

Mark Garner, A&E Television Networks

Camille Hackney, Atlantic Records

Christy Haubegger, Creative Artists Agency

Doug Holloway

Cheryl Joyner, Ticket.TV

Sheila Marmon, UrbanAdserve 

Keija Minor, Uptown Magazine

Pam Pickens, UrbanAdserve

Janet Rollé, BET Networks

Adaora Udoji

Courtney Williams, Interactive One

Steven Wolfe


For further details, please contact Ashleigh Gibson at agibson@nycup.org or 212-233-8950.