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Next Gen Execs – Next Gen Ideas

Real-Time Reality Social media plays a big role in the marketing equation, providing awareness and discovery for a series. Unscripted shows are taking this social engagement to the next level, allowing ...
May 6, 2014

Real-Time Reality

Social media plays a big role in the marketing equation, providing awareness and discovery for a series. Unscripted shows are taking this social engagement to the next level, allowing audiences to get in on the action of their favorite series in real-time. Does the international success of formats such as Rising Star point towards a trend on the rise? Here, we’ll explore the innovative trends and technologies impacting unscripted programming by both driving increased engagement and inspiring fresh ideas within the genre.

 


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Shira Lazar – Co-Founder, Host and Executive Producer, What’s Trending
Eli Holzman – President, All3Media America
Brant Pinvidic – President, Eyeworks USA
Jesse Redniss – Chief Strategy Officer, Spredfast
Alon Shtruzman – CEO, Keshet International

Raised on Reality: Next Gen Talk Unscripted

For the first time, individuals who were raised on reality programming are entering the industry as executives and shaping the present and immediate future of unscripted. As television networks and online platforms clamor for new ideas and the next big thing, how do these “Next Gen” execs want to change the formula and shake up the status quo?


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Chachi Senior – CEO, Ardaban
Monica Austin – SVP Business & Brand Development, Shine America
Oliver Bogner – Executive Producer, Bogner Entertainment
Charlie Ebersol – President, The Company
Tom Leach – President, Founder, Media RED
Geno McDermott – CEO, Blackfin
Jack Osbourne – Executive Producer, Schweet Entertainment

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About The Author
Managing editor with realscreen publication, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Darah is an award-winning journalist who has spent over two decades covering a wide range of issues from real estate and urban development to immigration, politics and human rights, primarily with The Vancouver Sun. Prior to joining realscreen, she was editor of Stream Daily, realscreen's sister publication covering the dynamic global digital video industry. She also served a stint as a war reporter in Afghanistan for television and print, and was a national business blogger with Yahoo Canada.

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