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#100PITCHES (HOW TO PERFECT YOUR PITCH) - BOOK RELEASE, WORKSHOP, & PANEL D...

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Entertainment Industry Pitch Event

Book-Release, Workshop & Panel Discussion

Power Networking for Content Creators

ATTEND THIS BOOK RELEASE, WORKSHOP, INDUSTRY PANEL & Q&A - NETWORKING MIXER!



PANELISTS TO INCLUDE:

ALPHONZO WESSON - Writer, Director, Producer

Has won twenty-four Emmy awards. He has directed the national television shows that include, The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Bobbi Kristina and The Houston’s On Our Own, Oprah and Gayles Big Adventure, Making the Band with Diddy, The Real World, I Married a Baller and many more. He currently has Four screen plays in Development.

ERICKA L. MAULDIN - Producer, Owner of Edit Talent Group & Chicks that Pitch

Has provided services to major television networks and companies including Big Fish Entertainment, Bravo, Endemol, Sinclair Broadcasting Group, Food Network, FOX, 51 Minds, and more for nearly 20 Years. The owner of Edit Talent Group, a media production staffing agency that services the television, film, and the media production industry. She also owns Chicks that Pitch which provides television distribution options for original content worldwide!

TYRA MARTIN - Segment Producer, WGN

A veteran in TV for over 18 years, Tyra writes and produces for several of WGN prodgrams, including the award winning and fan favorite WGN Morning News. Shes a member of the film junket press, traveling regulary for entertainment interviews. Tyra is producer of People to People, a community affairs program.Additionally she books guests for WGN's Morning News show.

GYLLIAN CARTER - TV Producer

She began in daytime talk on Dr. Phil and The Tyra Banks Shows. Gyllian won her first Emmy Award for producing Cristina’s Court. She produced the first series on OWN Network; “Extreme Clutter!" and Oprah’s Life Class, and she helped launch Iyanla's, Fix My Life. In addition to all that, she helped produce Viacom’s two biggest awards shows; MTV Movie Awards and MTV Video Music Awards.

And more guest to announce for the panel and in attendance!



Join founder of The Pitch 101 and author of #100Pitches: Mistakes I've Made So You Don't Have To, Squeaky Moore, for her book release, workshop, and networking event.

Squeaky Moore went on a journey to pitch #100 times, and with her unique gift of teaching, she will teach all she has learned about pitching content to help you reach your next level of pitching. Her mission is to teach content creators how to pitch content to networks, studios, talent, and investors and to bridge the gap between content creators and the green-lighter, so more diverse stories can be heard. In short, she wants to get everyone in the same room!

Join Squeaky and an Industry Panel for an evening of learning, mixing, mingling, and relationship building.

You should participate in this event if you want to:

  • Learn how to pitch your content to networks, studios, production companies, investors, or celebrity talent

  • Connect to and build relationships with decision makers and industry experts

  • Connect with likeminded individuals

  • Learn secrets to getting pitch meetings

WORKSHOP KEY LEARNINGS:

  • Common pitching mistakes

  • Pitching materials

  • Creating pitch materials

  • Researching your target

  • Getting in the door

BOOK RELEASE & BOOTCAMP, INDUSTRY EVENT TO INCLUDE:

  • A pitching workshop

  • Access to high-ranking entertainment industry development executives

  • Opportunity to meet industry insiders who you can begin building relationships with

  • A networking reception meet & greet

  • A chance to shift your career in the right direction

AGENDA:

6pm - Mix & Mingle

6:30pm - Workshop

7:30pm - Panel Discussion

8:30pm - Networking

REGISTER NOW CHICAGO!!



STAY TUNED IN FOR MORE INFO: TOUR CITIES, DATES and SPEAKERS TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON!)

NYC - June 13th, 2017 (Nickelodeon, TV One, FUBU TV, and more)

ATLANTA - August 1st, 2017 (ASPIRE TV, OverStreet Productions, and more)

CHICAGO - September 26th, 2017

LOS ANGELES - October 10th, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO - October 11th, 2017

DALLAS- November 13th, 2017 (This date may change due to HARVEY)

HOUSTON - November 14th, 2017 (This date may change due to HARVEY)

WASHINGTON D.C - Stay Tuned

CHARLOTTE - Stay Tuned


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