MIAMI, Sept. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- V-me Media Inc. is pleased to announce that Victor X. Cerda, our SVP of Corporate Strategy has been named to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment.
"I am pleased to see the Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment get up and running," FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said in a release announcing the Committee members. "All Americans should have the opportunity to participate in the communications marketplace, no matter their race, gender, religion, ethnicity, or sexual orientation. I hope this committee will help our agency take important steps towards increasing diversity throughout the communications industry and bringing digital opportunity to all Americans."
The primary agenda of the ACDDE's first meeting will be to introduce the members of the Committee, set out initial assignments, and begin the selection process for working group membership. The ACDDE will also begin discussing its mission to provide recommendations to the FCC on how to empower and accelerate the entry of small businesses, including those owned by women and minorities, into the media, digital news and information, and audio and video programming industries, including as owners, suppliers, and employees, as well as recommendations on how to ensure that disadvantaged communities are not denied the wide range of opportunities made possible by next-generation networks.
"I am honored to have been selected by the FCC to support this very important diversity initiative," Victor Cerda said. "I look forward to working with the FCC in empowering disadvantaged communities and minority businesses looking to enter the media industry," Victor Cerda said.
The ACDDE will hold its first meeting on Monday, September 25, 2017.
Additional information about the ACDDE is available at: https://www.fcc.gov/advisory-committee-diversity-and-digital-empowerment
About Vme Media
V-me Media Inc. (pronounced veh-meh), is a family of three television networks; including Vme TV, Vme Kids and Primo TV, which provide quality programming for Hispanic families. Vme Media selects programming which is engaging, empowering, educational and entertaining with a contemporary mix of original productions, exclusive premieres, acquisitions and popular children's programs specially adapted for U.S. Hispanic families. To learn more about Vme Media and their networks, visit www.vmetv.com, or www.vmekids.com or www.primotv.com.
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