BRIDGEWATER, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--iconectiv, an authoritative partner of the global communications industry connecting more than two billion people every day, today announced that Tara Flynn Condon, director of product marketing for the company’s Information Solutions business, has been named to the 2018 Rising Leaders Program by Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT).
WICT’s Rising Leaders Program is a competitive program that recognizes industry professionals at the manager and director level who have demonstrated leadership potential within their companies. Those selected will participate in a weeklong immersion program that prepares them to undertake increased leadership responsibilities when they return to the workplace. The program is comprised of leadership analysis and leadership skill development. Participants also create and manage their own personalized leadership development plans.
“We have worked diligently to help advance and recognize leaders like Tara, who have shown tremendous growth and progression through their professional accomplishments with a strong commitment to their companies and the industry,” said Joanna Dees, WICT vice president, Educational Programs. “We are pleased to have her join our program and believe she will benefit considerably working alongside several other emerging leaders.”
As director of product marketing at iconectiv, Condon is responsible for the firm’s product go-to-market strategy and market research and analysis function for its Information Solutions business. This includes analyzing customer and market trends and challenges as well as identifying ways to apply iconectiv technologies to new markets and drive revenue while streamlining business operations. With more than 20 years of experience in the technology and software industry, Condon has held roles in corporate development, marketing and communications for both start-ups and large, publicly-traded organizations. Prior to iconectiv, Condon was at API Technologies Corp., a global defense and aerospace technology company.
“I thank WICT for the opportunity to gather with other industry experts where we can empower one another and grow as leaders,” Condon said. “I am confident that this program will also benefit iconectiv’s mission to nurture leaders and deliver market-leading solutions to the communications industry.”
In addition to being selected for the highly-regarded Rising Leaders Program that gathers 180 industry professionals, Condon was one of eight recipients to be awarded a scholarship by WICT to attend the program.
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WICT's mission is to create women leaders who transform our industry. We do this by providing unparalleled professional development programs, commissioning original gender research, and supporting a B2B network that helps advance women. For nearly 40 years, WICT has partnered with cable and technology companies to help build a more robust pipeline of women leaders. Founded in 1979, and now over 10,000 members strong, WICT is the largest and oldest professional association serving women in cable media. Comcast NBCUniversal and Charter Communications are WICT's Strategic Touchstone Partners. Please visit www.wict.org or follow @WICT on Twitter for more information.
At iconectiv, we envision a world without boundaries, where the ability to access and exchange information is simple, secure and seamless. As the authoritative partner of the communications industry for more than 30 years, our market-leading solutions enable the interconnection of networks, devices, and applications for more than two billion people every day. Working closely with private, government and non-governmental organizations, iconectiv has intimate knowledge of the intricacies and complexities of creating, operating and securing the telecommunications infrastructure for service providers, governments and enterprises. iconectiv provides network and operations management, numbering, registry, messaging and fraud and identity solutions to more than 1,200 customers globally. A US-based company, Telcordia Technologies, does business as iconectiv. For more information, visit www.iconectiv.com.