Judges announced for Realscreen Summit pitch competition

Four judges spanning the non-fiction entertainment industry will be evaluating pitches at the 2011 edition of 'So You Think You Can Pitch?', taking place during the Realscreen Summit on Wednesday, Feb. 2.
November 17, 2010

The judges for the 2011 edition of the Realscreen Summit’s pitch competition, ‘So You Think You Can Pitch?’, have been announced.

Based on a popular game show format, the upcoming session, sponsored by CABLEready, will once again offer five brave producers the chance to pitch their project live to a panel of industry judges. They include: Cori Abraham, SVP development for Oxygen Media; Sharon Levy, EVP of original series for Spike TV; Gary Lico, CEO and president of CABLEready and Robert Sharenow, SVP, non-fiction & alternative programming, A&E Television Networks.

The session takes place Wednesday, Feb. 2nd and promises an invaluable experience for participants as well as great entertainment and learning value for producers and broadcasters in attendance. Prizes include a pass to the 2012 Realscreen Summit, a one-year subscription to CableU, and a Flip Mino HD Camera.

The application deadline is Friday, December 3rd. Click here for the submission form and more details.

About The Author
Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.