Posts on Aug 2017

Leader Series with EVP Sandy Ashendorf

The DISH Women’s Network Leader Series continues with Sandy Ashendorf is Executive Vice President for Content Distribution at EPIX. Reporting directly to President and CEO Mark Greenberg and based in New York, Ms. Ashendorf leads the network’s distribution partnerships across all platforms. Prior to EPIX, she was most recently EVP, Distribution at BBC Worldwide America where she managed all domestic affiliate sales and marketing initiatives for the company’s U.S. assets, resulting in substantial subscriber gains for BBC America and BBC World News.

Previously, she spent over seventeen years at Viacom, ultimately becoming EVP Affiliate Sales and Marketing for MTV Networks. During her tenure, Sandy managed the sales groups responsible for distribution across satellite, telco and wireless and was responsible for legal and strategic issues affecting distribution. She has also acted as a consultant to several media companies and began her career as a Corporate Associate with the law firm of Rubin Baum Levin Constant & Friedman.

Sandy is a graduate of New York University and Cardozo Law School. She sits on the Board of Directors of the T. Howard Foundation and Women’s Project Theater.

When: Wed, September 6, 2017, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MDT

Where: Mt. Elbert Conference Room… Read more and comment

DWN Excel Training – PM

We encounter Excel spreadsheets daily, but are you getting the most out of this useful tool?

Partnering with the CFO Training Committee, this intermediate Excel training will focus on PivotTables, which allows users to extract useful information from a large, detailed data set. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn to create, format, and manipulate Pivot Tables with useful, real-life examples.

This interactive takes place in Training Room 6 which has computers.

If you have a laptop, please register for the AM session and bring your laptop!

When: Thu, August 31, 2017, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM MDT

Where: DISH Meridian – Training Room 6

 

DWN Excel Training – AM

We encounter Excel spreadsheets daily, but are you getting the most out of this useful tool?

Partnering with the CFO Training Committee, this intermediate Excel training will focus on PivotTables, which allows users to extract useful information from a large, detailed data set. In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn to create, format, and manipulate Pivot Tables with useful, real-life examples.

Please bring your laptops for this interactive training!

When: Thu, August 31, 2017, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM MDT

Where: DISH Meridian – Pikes Peak

 

Leader Series: VP Janet Gipson

THIS EVENT HAS PASSED

Join us for our continuation of the DISH Women’s Network Leader Series! We are thrilled to host DISH Exec Janet Gipson. Janet is VP of DISH Technologies Sales and Marketing. In this capacity, Ms. Gipson is responsible for consumer grand marketing as well as sales relating to various direct-to-consumer and B2B products. Ms. Gipson has been with DISH since 2000, first working with the DISH Network Business Solutions before moving into business development, where she held titles of Senior Program Manager and Director, a role that she presided over for eight years. In 2013, Ms. Gipson began heading the Sales and Marketing team, starting with the title of Senior Director before being promoted to Vice President shortly thereafter. Prior to joining DISH, Ms. Gipson worked in engineering roles for the United States Army and Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia. Ms. Gipson holds and MBA from the College of William and Mary and Bachelor of Science degrees for mechanical engineering and mathematics from the Georgia Institute of Technology and Spelman College, respectively.

Date: Wed, August 9, 2017, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Location: Mt. Elbert Conference Room