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LEIGH BRECHEEN

Partner
Brecheen, Feldman, Breimer, Silver & Thompson, LLP

Leigh represents top writers, directors, and actors as well as leading television production companies, talent management organizations, and multimedia companies.


MATT CHERNISS

Head of Development
Apple, Inc.

 

 

 

 


STEPHEN J. DAVIS

Stephen J. Davis was Executive Vice President and Chief Content Officer for Hasbro, Inc. He was responsible for aligning Hasbro’s storytelling with the transformative work of its teams to bring play to life around the world, including producing content and developing consumer products strategies that activate Hasbro’s brands across multiple platforms.


ANDY FRIENDLY

President
Andy Friendly Productions

Andy Friendly is an Emmy-nominated producer, writer, director, and programming executive who has worked with television legends Tom Snyder, Tim Russert, Richard Pryor, Whoopi Goldberg, Dan Rather, and dozens more. His latest production, “Liberation Heroes: The Last Eyewitnesses”, aired on Discovery in May 2019.


KELLY GOODE

Vice President, Current Programming
Warner Bros. Television

Kelly Goode is Vice-President, Current Programming at Warner Bros. Television, where she serves as a creative executive on broadcast, pay cable, and streaming scripted series produced by the studio.


GARY MARENZI

Founder/CEO
Marenzi & Associates

Gary Marenzi is the founder and CEO of Marenzi & Associates, which provides strategic management advice and implementation for the media and entertainment industry.


IAN MOFFITT

Commercial Director for Factual
BBC Studios Production

Ian is Commercial Director for Factual in BBC Studios Production in London, overseeing commercial activity across the Natural History Unit, Science Unit, and the Documentaries Unit. He has been involved with the HRTS in various capacities for over 10 years.

 

 

 


JOHN MORAYNISS

President
JDM Media

 

 

 

 

 


GARY NEWMAN

Executive Partner
Attention Capital

Gary Newman, until March 2019, oversaw Fox Television Group, a consortium of media and content creation companies, which included broadcast network Fox Broadcasting Company (FBC); broadcast and cable production studios 20th Century Fox Television (TCFTV) and Fox 21 Television Studios; licensing division Fox Consumer Products; and syndication supplier of off-network programming, Twentieth Television.


ERIC SCHRIER

President, Disney Television Studios & Business Operations
Disney General Entertainment

Eric Schrier is President of FX Entertainment, overseeing all original entertainment under the FX brand, including FX Productions, business affairs, production, finance and creative.