Marshall Fields, Viamedia’s Corporate Trainer, Was Recognized for His Outstanding Contribution to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Cable Industry
New York City – September 18, 2023 – Viamedia, the leading fully-integrated independent cross-media local advertising company, announced that long-time Viamedia employee, Executive Committee Member and Corporate Trainer Marshall Fields was selected as a 2023 Cablefax Diversity List honoree. This prestigious recognition highlights Fields' significant contributions to advancing diversity and inclusion within Viamedia and the broader industry.
The annual Diversity List by Cablefax celebrates the industry's individuals who make significant efforts to push boundaries, initiate meaningful conversations, and emphasize growth within the DEI arena. As Corporate Trainer, Fields plays a crucial role at Viamedia, enhancing employee and leadership engagement communications and fostering a collaborative work culture.
"Inclusion is the intentional gardening for growth, understanding that our organization is the soil, words are water, and being seen is the sun. Embracing our diverse root systems is essential to create harmony within the work ecosystem," said Marshall Fields. "Being recognized by Cablefax is not just an honor for me but a reflection of Viamedia's commitment to fostering an inclusive environment."
"Marshall's selection for the Cablefax Diversity List fills our entire Viamedia family with immense pride," said Becky Jones, Chief Marketing and People Officer at Viamedia. "His relentless dedication to championing diversity, equity, and inclusion is evident within our company, the broader industry and the community. His entrepreneurial spirit, combined with his deep-rooted commitment to fostering positive change, has elevated Viamedia's culture and set a gold standard for the entire sector. We are fortunate to have such a trailblazer on our team, and we eagerly anticipate the even greater strides he will make in the coming years."
Viamedia is the largest independent champion for service providers in the nation, and does not have competing service offerings with any of its clients. The company places over 1 million ads a day in more than 130 zones in 28 states across 60+ markets nationwide, aggregating all forms of TV audiences and providing a single point of sale to more than 6,000 local, regional, and national advertisers. It provides a comprehensive portfolio of audience and impression-based local video cross-media advertising solutions that bridge the gap between linear TV and digital programmatic advertising.
Viamedia’s patented, cloud based QTT® platform utilizes a proprietary technology stack and is designed to enable ad campaigns to be more efficient and easier to execute, by utilizing rich data to deliver targeted, dynamic ads to consumers via linear television.
Viamedia offers a complementary suite of impression-based digital products for streaming, mobile, display, email, search, social and more. Headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky, the company’s success is built on its people, processes and proprietary software.
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