Continuing a legacy of commitment to women in front of and behind the camera, A+E Networks® expands its Women in Global Entertainment initiative in partnership with the National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE).

The Women in Global Entertainment: Power Profile at Virtual NATPE 2021 features a conversation with Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts with A+E Networks’ Lifetime’s Executive Vice President and Head of Programming, Amy Winter. The virtual event will be held on Friday, January 22 at 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. EST.

“A+E Networks’ is honored to partner with Robin Roberts and NATPE on the A+E Networks Women in Global Entertainment Power Profile,” said Melissa Madden, SVP, International Marketing, A+E Networks. “We are thrilled with the repeated success of our Women in Global Entertainment initiatives, which continue to earn respect as valuable forums to amplify and celebrate women in the entertainment industry around the world.”

Robin Roberts
Robin Roberts. Courtesy of ABC News.

“At NATPE we are proud of our history of honoring executive women in Global Entertainment and have expanded their leadership on our Board of Directors,” said JP Bommel, President, and CEO, NATPE. “We are thrilled to work with A+E Networks on their initiative during NAPTE. We are honored and privileged that Robin Roberts and Amy Winter have agreed to lend their voices to this important conversation.”

Robin Roberts is a multiple award-winning TV personality, journalist, and producer, who reaches millions of American viewers five days a week as co-anchor of Good Morning America. She will join Lifetime Executive Vice President and Head of Programming Amy Winter for an intimate conversation about her prolific career, her experiences working as a woman of color in the media business, and her partnership with A+E Networks as executive producer of the groundbreaking Robin Roberts Presents movies and documentaries; delving into what these stories mean to her, the process in bringing them to life and upcoming projects.