As 2000 draws to a close, thoughts turn to what the year ahead will hold for the non-fiction market. More factual entertainment programs? Fewer mergers? Nine industry insiders weigh in with their predictions for 2001 and their own personal wish lists.
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.