Second Annual Triangle AWRT Fall Premiere was a rousing success!
Raleigh, NC August 15, 2001 - A record crowd joined
local broadcasters and cable providers at NCSU's McKimmon
Center on Wednesday, August 15th, as they rolled out their
fall programming. Shannon Vickery, host of WUNC-TV's "North
Carolina Now", served as the evening's emcee. Participating
stations included PAX, Time Warner Cable Adcast, WKFT, WLFL,
WNCN, WRAL, WRAZ, and WRDC. The Triangle Chapter would like
to additionally recognize the following companies and individuals
for providing donations and services to make this event successful:
Barry Perry - Best Video Productions, Inc.
Pepsi Bottling Ventures
Mutual Distributing Co.
Harris Wholesaler Co.
James Farmer - WRAZ-TV (Engineer)
Doug Peedin - happy birthday dad images
Gil Decker - Capitol Broadcasting Co. (Greenery)
Valerie Ward - Local Television on Satellite (Committee co-chair)
Cheri Varnadoe - Time Warner Cable Adcast (Committee co-chair)
Decorations included "larger than life" Gracie
Awards, which honor programming created by women, for
women or about women.