AMPIA teamed up with On Screen Manitoba and New Media Manitoba to provide our members with exclusive access to industry executives at the 2015 Banff World Media Festival. Members were offered one-on-one sessions with representatives from Sundance TV, TNT/TBS, A+E Networks, Comedy Central, MTV and more!
AMPIA members also received a discount on registration for the Banff World Media Festival, providing Alberta’s media professionals with insightful and inspiring panel discussions and master classes from leading icons in television and digital media production.
The Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA), On Screen Manitoba and New Media Manitoba are teaming up to offer their members attending the 2015 Banff World Media Festival exclusive access to meet with industry executives for 1-on-1 meetings. Meeting spots will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis with a maximum of two meetings per member.
The following executives are confirmed:
Nicole DeFusco, Head of Alternative Programming / VP, Programming & Development, Sundance TV
David Eilenberg, SVP Unscripted & Business Development, TNT/TBS
Ian Friedman, VP Original Programming and Development, Comedy Central
Meghan Hooper-White, VP Acquisitions for Lifetime, A+E Networks
Rashida Jeeva, General Manager, The Huffington Post
Christopher Keenan, VP Creative & Executive Producer, HIT Entertainment
Hilary Leavitt, Scripted Development Executive, BBC America
Paul Ricci SVP/Head, Programming & Development, MTV
Grant Ross, EVP, Global Creative Development & Format Acquisition, ZodiakMedia
Thomas von Hennet, VP International Co-Production & Documentaries, ProSiebenSat.1 TV Deutschland
In order to request a meeting, please send the list of your top four executives to Catherine Dulude at firstname.lastname@example.org by noon May 26. We will do our best to accommodate your request. Each meeting will be 15 minutes and must be pre-booked.
When: Monday June 8, 2015, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Where: Ivor Petrak Room, Banff Springs Hotel