Joong Won Pyo (THF ’16) Operations Coordinator, Distribution and Business Development at ViacomCBS, has been named the T. Howard Foundation’s 2020 “Rising Star”. The Rising Star recognizes the career achievements of a THF alumnus. Joong will be honored at the at the 2020 THF Diversity Awards Dinner on Wednesday, March 25th at Cipriani Wall Street in New York where he will deliver remarks.
“. . . As a T. Howard alumni, I really want to emphasize friendship. Isn’t it amazing that we can say we have over 100 friends who work in the industry and that they look like us? Have the same passions and dreams as us? . . . keep those friends close . . .” – Joong Won Pyo
Joong was attending Georgetown University when he secured his THF internship with NCTA for the Walter Kaitz Foundation in 2016.