2018 Panelists & Executives

STEVEN ADAMS

Head of Management & Partner
Buffalo 8

SASHA ALPERT

Executive Vice President Development
Bunim-Murray

ASHLEY AUSTIN

ALG Brands

JENNA BOND

Writers Guild of America

MARK BURTON

CEO
Wonder Worldwide

JOHN CARLE

Senior Vice President of Talent
Studio 71

LYNETTE COLL

Manager, Content Development & Acquisition SingularDTV

LIZ DECESARE

Authentic Talent Management

KELLY EDWARDS

VP of Talent Development
HBO

KATE FISHER

Producer
Speed of Joy Productions

KATY GARRITY

Producer
National Geographic

JUSTINE GIANNINO

IFC TV

TIFFANY L. GRAY

Extra Credit Studios

JEREMY HUGHES

President
Elevate Pictures

KATE IMEL

Adaptive Studios

LUKE KELLY-CLYNE

Head of Development
Big Breakfast

EBEN KOSTBAR

President
Sawhorse Productions

DANI FAITH LEONARD

Big Vision Empty Wallet

JOSHUA MCGUIRE

Literary Manager

Partner Underground

CARLO MOSS

CCO
Extra Credit Studios

ALISON NORRINGTON

storycentral

ARBI PEDROSSIAN

Creative Executive
Fox Digital

STEVE PETERS

No Mimes Media

CHAD ROBINNSON

CPA

KPM Principal

DEB SAVO

Development & Programming
TruTV

LINDSAY SCOLA

Sr. Director Talent & PR
The Television Academy

SHAYNA SHERWOOD

Duro / Sherwood Casting

CAITLIN TAYLOR

Brillstein-Grey

MATT VALENTINAS

Sennott Williams & Rogers

BREVEN WARREN

Senior Manager, Partner Experience
SingularDTV

THOM WOODLEY

Executive Creative Director
Electus/CollegeHumor

REBECCA AGBE

VP Programming & Acquisitions
Sony Crackle

JACLYN AMOR

Director, Producer, Writer

LISA BAYLIN

iThentic

PAUL BURKE

Exstoria

MISHA CALVERT

Show Creator
Director, Writer, Actress

ALEX CIRILLO

Big Vision Empty Wallet

MARK COPE

COO
Extra Credit Productions

LIZA DOMNITZ

Senior Programmer
Tribeca

TIMOTHY EGAN

NVU Co-Director

IWOW NATAS - National Chair,

Sponsorships & Partnerships

KAITLYN FLYNN

ICM Partners

BRUCE GERSH

Executive VP and President of People, Entertainment Weekly, People en Español, and Head of Four M Studios

JEFF GOMEZ

Starlight Runner

TRACI GRAZIANI

Justice Studios

CATHLEEN IHASZ

Raptor Films

VINCA JARRETT

Entertainment Lawyer
President of FilmPro Finance

JASON KLORFEIN

Gersh Agency

JACOB KRUEGER

Jacob Krueger Studio

ERAN LOBEL

CEO

Element Productions

MICHAEL MONELLO

Campfire

SARAH MURPHY-KATZ

ABC Entertainment

MONA PANCHAL

VP of Digital
Topic/First Look Media

EDEN PERRY

Adaptive Studios

BRAD POWELL

Fixer Pictures

ELAINE ROGERS

Sennott Williams & Rogers
The Kneerim & Williams Agency

ADAM SCHWARTZ

It's a Southern Thing

DOM SEGATTI

Revry

JEREMY STEIN

Sr. VP Scripted Content
Studio71

ZEKE THOMAS

Mindjam Media

ADRIANO VALENTINI

Adaptive Studios

JENNIFER WARREN

Head of Original Content
Forward Content

JESSE ALBERT

National Board Member, PGA
Former Sr. Agent, ICM
Adjunct Professor, USC

MICHELE ARTEAGA

Director of Acquisitions & Programming
Starz

JONATHAN BERGMAN

Netflix

CAITLIN BURNS

Producer

KHARA CAMPBELL

Director, Producer, Writer

HEATHER COCHRAN

CFO & EVP, Business Operations
The Television Academy

ALIA DANIELS

Revry

NOAM DROMI

President
Legion of Creatives

LAURA FISCHER

CEO
Powderkeg Media

ADAM FRATTO

Reel One Entertainment

PETER GETHERS

Random House Studios

KATE GRADY

Producer

KEVIN HERRERA

CEO
The Machine

NICOLE IHASZ

Raptor Films

ASHKAN KARBASFROOSHAN

CEO

WatchMojo

RICHARD KORSON

Creator/Showrunner, The Who Was Show, Great Minds with Dan Harmon, Producer, The Daily Show

SANDRA LEHNER

Supergirls

JULIET LOPEZ

Writer, Producer, Actress

SOFIA MONROE

CEO
Daymaker Productions

PATRICIA NELSON, ESQ.

Entertainment Attorney

GARY PEARL

Executive Producer

Jane the Virgin

DAVID PERSON

IFC TV

SHANNON RIGGS

Documentarian

MIKE ROTMAN

Writer, Producer
 

LAURA SCHWARTZ

Director of Development
New Form

KATHRYN SHEHADE

NBC Boston
Executive Producer, 

This is New England

LYDIA STORIE

Muse

SUZANNE TURCOTTE

Corporate Attorney

NICK VENEROSO

Head of Production
Group Nine Media/Jash

DAVID WEDGE

Writer

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