Vicangelo Bulluck To Oversee Alliance For Women In Media Foundation Gracie Awards Gala
February 22, 2016 at 1:22 PM (PT)
VICANGELO BULLUCK has beennamed executive producer of the LLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA FOUNDATION's 41st annual GRACIE AWARDS GALA, MAY 24th at the BEVERLY WILSHIRE HOTEL in BEVERLY HILLS, CA.
Commented AWMP board member, GRACIES Co-Chair and YING CEO KARLA BALLARD WILLIAMS: “There’s something about a woman in her forties. The GRACIES will be unapologetically diverse, loud, personal, funny, emotional and inspiring. We will showcase many brilliant women leaders in media and are thrilled to have VIC’s bold and creative approach to shine a light on their great work.”
Added BULLUCK, who executive produced the NAACP IMAGE AWARDS for 10 years: “In a time where the media industry as a whole is under pressure to recognize the depth of talent among women in the industry, I am honored to be part of an awards program whose sole focus is celebrating individual achievement and programming by, for and about women.”
BULLUCK is credited with taking the show live in network prime time on FOX and NBC. “The most important part to me is that the ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA FOUNDATION goes beyond the awards show and creates educational and networking programs to equip women in media for success.”
BULLUCK opened the HOLLYWOOD bureau office of the national NAACP and was its first executive director. He also served as the Managing Director of Outreach and Special Events for the ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS AND SCIENCES. BULLUCK was recently announced as an Executive Producer for the 2016 DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION.
Said DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS SVP Global Operations and AWMF Chair KRISTEN WELCH: “The ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA FOUNDATION is honored to have VIC producing the GRACIE AWARDS GALA. We are convinced that the experience he brings will create the perfect gala celebration to acknowledge outstanding women in media at THE GRACIES.”
THE GRACIE AWARDS, established in 1975, recognize individual achievement and outstanding programming by, for and about women. For more information, go to www.thegracies.org.