EconCeleb Conference: July 23, Los Angeles
Wednesday, July 23, 2008 from 12:30 PM to 11:00 PM (PDT)
REFUND POLICY: Substitutions will gladly be accepted at any time. Cancellations received by July 10 , 2008 will receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued after July 10, 2008. All substitutions and cancellations must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
Conference Title: "EconCeleb: The Economics of Celebrity Content Online"
The date: July 23, 2008.
The venue: Roosevelt Hotel, Hollwyood, CA
Time: Registration - 12:30PM. Seminar - 1:00 - 6:00 PM
Celebrity is a booming marketplace and all of this just adds up to good business for an array of old media and new media entrepreneurs. What drives the economics of celebrity content, supply or demand? What are the challenges of monetizing it? Who is creating, producing, and distributing the content? Where are investors seeing opportunities in this new mass and who is capturing the most buzzworthy M&A opportunities to be the biggest and best in the space.
More details at the EconCeleb site .
-- Nick Denton, Founder & Publisher, Gawker Media
-- Bonnie Fuller, Former EVP & Chief Editorial Director, American Media, Inc.
-- Karin Gilford, VP & GM, Yahoo! Entertainment
-- Tyler Goldman, CEO, Buzznet
-- Charlie Koones, Board Member, ContentNext Media; former President & Publisher, Variety & Reed Business Entertainment Group
-- Harvey Levin, Managing Editor, TMZ.com; Host & Executive Producer, TMZ
-- Mattias Miksche, Co-Founder & CEO, Stardoll
-- Craig Peters, VP, Media and Footage, Getty Images
-- Brian Sugar, CEO/Publisher, PopSugar
-- Frank Griffin, Owner, Bauer-Griffi