Broadcasters Foundation Nabs Williams, Bergeron for Awards

Vanessa Williams of ABC’s “Ugly Betty” will perform at the 2008 Broadcasters Foundation of America Golden Mike Award Gala in honor of Anne Sweeney, co-chair of Disney Media Networks and president of the Disney-ABC Television Group.

Tom Bergeron, host of ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars” and “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” will be master of ceremonies at the event, Feb. 25 at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York. The black-tie gala raises money for The Broadcasters Foundation of America.

Tickets for the 2008 Golden Mike Awards are available by contacting Broadcasters Foundation of America President Gordon Hastings at (203) 862-8577, or via e-mail at

(Radio World)