David Schreff is Founder/CEO of Bedare Sports & Entertainment, a Connecticut based global sports, social/mobile media, entertainment, marketing tech, smart wearables, consumer products licensing and content design firm. Bedare guides clients, investors and partners through social/mobile media distribution, marketing tech placement, venue marketing, optimizing corporate sponsorship revenue and developing patent and other IP licensing platforms. Bedare expertise also includes monetizing water quality remediation services, renewable energy tech products, extended shelf life food package technology, and anti-microbial safety technology).
Matthew Jordan Smith is an iconic American fashion & beauty photographer. His commercial clients include Olay, Pantene and Revlon. His celebrity subjects include Oprah Winfrey, Zendaya, Danial Day-Lewis, Halle Berry, Jennifer Connelly, Martha Stewart, Aretha Franklin, Samuel L. Jackson and more.
Steve Solotis founder and President of the Latin American Training Center (LATC), www.latamtrainingcenter.com a regional media training and consulting center in Rio de Janeiro, specialized in creative training programs for audiovisual content producers in Latin America and Spain. LATC is affiliated with CILECT, the International Association of Film and Television Schools, and maintains formal agreements with: IFTA-Los Angeles (Independent Film and Television Alliance) Foundation, NALIP-Los Angeles (National Assn. of Latino Independent Producers), IFP-NY (Independent Feature Project), The Incentives Office - Los Angeles, and EGEDA-Madrid (Entidad de Gestión de los Derechos de los Productores).
Odette Springer is an independent film producer and classically trained composer/lyricist. She started playing piano at the age of three and began writing songs at the age of thirteen. She has been published by Bourne Co., United Artists, EMI and has recordings on Capitol and Prelude Records, a number of which hit on the Pop and R&B charts. As Vice-President of Worldwide Music for Concorde/New Horizons Pictures, she supervised music and negotiated contracts with composers and songwriters for over 50 films and served as the liaison between directors, producers and the company management.
Stuart Volkow is a strategic consultant, project manager, business analyst and development expert including with regard to film, television and Internet production services. Stuart's career spans digital media, TV and Feature Film production. He produced and product-managed interactive and video programs for a division of the educational publisher ABC CLIO (www.abc-clio.com) (Intellimation) in Santa Barbara CA. He co-produced the 50th Anniversary United Nations multi-media encyclopedia for Frankfurt Balkind Interactive. After graduating from the prestigious American Film Institute (AFI), he worked in feature film development and production at Phoenix Pictures Inc. under Chairman Mike Medavoy.
Douglas Warner is the President of Warner Artist Management. He brings over 20 years of experience representing talent and launching the careers of many A-list Hollywood celebrities. Warner empowers his vast relationship resources and looks to emerging markets and trends in order to advise and direct his clients for the best possible advantage in the fluid entertainment and media marketplace.
Barbara Weller, is a Partner in Broad Think, a branding company in Los Angeles, and is a proven media/communications specialist who has launched new publications and created television and video programs. Simultaneously, she has run her own consulting firm specializing in content and product development and affinity marketing. She successfully created and launched new "affinity" clubs, membership publications, direct mail campaigns, merchandise catalogues; directed quantitative research projects and branding programs; and consulted on database marketing projects.