MEET THE BUYER 2016 SCREEN FOREVER CONFERENCE, MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA
The invaluable Partnership Event invites leading executives from significant media platforms and channels to outline their programming priorities, production schedules and target audiences, and to articulate how Australian producers may best facilitate collaborations. Screen Producers Australia is delighted to confirm the 24 Network Executives, including representatives from all seven major Australian networks – ABC Television, Network Ten, Nine Network, Seven Network, Foxtel, SBS Television and STAN – who will participate in Meet The Buyer and link up with Australian producers.
“This is a rare and invaluable opportunity for Australian producers and creators of screen content to understand the key programming needs of all the major media platforms in Australia. We are delighted to have 24 key representatives join us for Meet The Buyer at SCREEN FOREVER 2016, facilitating successful productions between future partners,” said Matthew Deaner, CEO, Screen Producers Australia.
The representatives confirmed for Meet the Buyer include the following executives:
Sam Riley Head of Scripted Production
Mandy Chang Head of Arts
Steve Bibb Head of Factual
Jon Casimir Head of Entertainment
Rick Kalowski Head of Comedy
Hannah Barnes General Manager, LifeStyle Group
Carly Heaton Drama Development Executive
Jim Buchan General Manager, Factual
Elissa McKeand Development Producer
Rick Maier Head of Drama
Paul Leadon Head of Comedy
Liz Baldwin General Manager, Digital
Azar Marashian Head of Acquisitions, Development Manager
Adrian Swift Head of Content, Production and Development
Jo Rooney Co-Head of Drama
Andy Ryan Co-Head of Drama
Marshall Heald Director, Television and Online Content
Sue Masters Head of Scripted
John Godfrey Head of Unscripted
Tanya Denning-Orman NITV Channel Manager
Joseph Maxwell Head of Documentaries
Angus Ross Director of Programming
Stevie K. Murray Executive Producer, Light Entertainment
Nick Forward Chief Content Officer
The Meet The Buyer sessions at SCREEN FOREVER 2016 are produced by Lou Porter (Production Executive, TV Entertainment, ABC Television) and will be moderated by Caroline Spencer, Director of Development, FremantleMedia Australia.
Meet the Buyer is a Partnership Event at the 2016 SCREEN Forever Conference, 15-17 November.
15 to 17 November 2016. Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne Australia.
Registrations now open at www.screenforever.org.au
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