Broussard Named President Of Alliance For Women In Media
March 26, 2010 at 4:49 AM (PT)
The ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA (formerly known as AMERICAN WOMEN IN RADIO AND TELEVISION) has named WYNDHAM HOTEL GROUP VP, Communications CARY J. BROUSSARD as President, effective APRIL 5th. BROUSSARD, a former AWRT Foundation Honorary Trustee, has served on the boards of WOMEN IMPACTING PUBLIC POLICY (WIPP), the WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP EXCHANGE, and several other academic and non-profit boards; she also served as VP/Marketing and Brand Management at MEETINGS PROFESSIONALS INTERNATIONAL and as Deputy Press Secretary for then-Senate Majority Leader HOWARD BAKER (R-TN).
"As the first President of our newly-named alliance, CARY brings a keen appreciation of the organization's groundbreaking achievements and brand equity together with a clear vision that will help to further leverage and accelerate the power of all women in media," said Chair SYLVIA STROBEL. "CARY is a huge talent who has been at the front lines of fueling organizational relevance and market position, which will complement our intent to create global connections and exciting new relationships."
"The members, affiliates and trustees of this organization have been at the forefront of advancing women in the work force," said BROUSSARD. "I am hugely motivated by what lies ahead for the ever-expanding media landscape, the dynamic role of women and the power and influence they bring."