Yes, Black Girl Magic! The former head of BET Networks, #DebraLee has been added to AT&T’s board of directors. The company noticed how amazing she did in the past with network budgets and incorporating fresh, relevant programming into the network.
“Debra’s outstanding leadership, deep expertise and strong track record in the entertainment and media industry will be terrific additions to our board of directors”. This statement was made up the AT&T Chairman and CEO, Randall Stephenson.
Along with increasing the networks budget by 50% in past, she also developed the #Centric network as another outlet for African American movies, shows and music. This isn’t the first board the Lee has served on. She’s also been a part of the #Twitter board, the #Marriott International Inc. board and is currently on the board of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre.
We love hearing stories like this! Congrats #Debra!