Overview: The Annual NYWICI Matrix Awards

Gloria Steinem at Matrix 2016


Monday, April 23rd, 2018

View the 2018 honorees and read our recap of the 2017 Awards.

Every year since 1970, NYWICI has awarded outstanding women in communications the prestigious Matrix Award. The long list of past winners reads like a who's who of exceptional women in the fields of advertising, books, broadcasting, film, magazines, new media, newspapers and public relations and is a true reflection of achievements by women in communications.

Past winners have included Bernadette Peters, Geena Davis, Joan Didion, Amy Tan, Toni Morrison, Christiane Amanpour, Barbara Walters, Arianna Huffington, Meryl Streep, Annie Leibovitz, Anna Wintour, Gloria Steinem, Helen Thomas, Anna Quindlen and Cindy Adams to name just a few.

The 2017 Matrix Awards was held on April 24, 2017, at the Sheraton New York Times Square. Read a recap of the event, view pictures (copyright Maryanne Russell) and visit the Matrix Archives page for more info on previous years' ceremonies.


Photo: Copyright Maryanne Russell