2012 SPONSORS

WIFI Sponsor

www.bittorrent.com

BitTorrent creates advanced, innovative technologies to efficiently deliver large files across the Internet. Through an orchestrated ecosystem of software, devices and content, the company is dedicated to simplifying the digital lifestyle.

BitTorrent’s two main products today include the original BitTorrent software and the tiny-but-mighty µTorrent, which combined boast over 100+ million users. BitTorrent is based in San Francisco, California.


Sponsors

http://www.cesweb.org/Entertainment-Matters.aspx

Entertainment Matters is an International CES program developed to help entertainment professionals navigate the largest, most influential technology show in the world, through exhibits, keynotes and panels as well as events critical to the Hollywood community.

In 2012, Entertainment Matters at CES (EM) attracted more than 32,000 content and entertainment professionals, with 29 percent of those attendees holding C-level,VP and other executive titles. As an entertainment professional, EM is your connection to lucrative partnerships and groundbreaking innovations at the world’s most influential technology event.


www.oakwood.com

Founded in 1960, Oakwood pioneered the temporary housing industry and remains the world’s leading provider of furnished and serviced corporate apartments and residences. With over 25,000 locations throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and the Asia Pacific region, Oakwood offers a full spectrum of housing solutions and accommodations to meet the needs of businesses and individuals.

Oakwood specializes in providing custom housing solutions to your program’s need, whether it’s global mobility and relocation housing, intern program housing, corporate executive housing, or training program lodging. Beyond just accommodations, however, Oakwood adds bottom-line value to the business operations of our clients by providing additional services, such as online outsourced housing procurement through our proprietary EPIC portal, 24/7 customer service through our Worldwide Sales & Service Center (WSSC), housekeeping services, corporate housing consulting services, and more.


Media Sponsor

http://www.sagaftra.org/

SAG-AFTRA represents more than 160,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists and other media professionals. SAG-AFTRA members are the faces and voices that entertain and inform America and the world. With national offices in Los Angeles and New York and local offices nationwide, SAG-AFTRA members work together to secure the strongest protections for media artists into the 21st century and beyond. Visit SAG-AFTRA online at SAGAFTRA.org.


www.anderson.ucla.edu/x45719.xml

The Center for Management of Enterprise in Media, Entertainment, & Sports (MEMES) at UCLA Anderson School of Management focuses on the accelerating changes driving these industries. As the preeminent organization for thought leadership in media, entertainment and sports, the Center for MEMES brings together distinguished professionals, students, and researchers to explore new ideas on how companies and executives can manage and thrive in the face of transforming business models. With a unique offering of courses, leading research, industry events and elite network, the Center for MEMES examines the increasingly complex entertainment sectors and convergence with new forms of media.


www.wif.org

Women In Film is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping women achieve their highest potential within the global entertainment, communications and media industries and to preserving the legacy of women within those industries.

Founded in 1973, Women In Film and its Women In Film Foundation provide for members an extensive network of contacts, educational programs, scholarships, film finishing funds and grants, access to employment opportunities, mentorships and numerous practical services in support of this mission.


www.socialradius.com

SocialRadius is a full-service social media marketing agency, serving clients in a variety of industries worldwide. The agency is focused on thought leadership content creation and syndication, social media outreach and strategy. Recognizing that all client needs are different, and that one size and flavor of social media solution definitely does not fit all scenarios, SocialRadius crafts unique, dedicated solutions to each client’s individual requirements. These solutions can include blog creation and optimization; social media outreach and promotion; lead generation using social media; physical and virtual event marketing to engage top bloggers; Twitter and social network strategy, marketing and execution; and viral video strategy, creation and outreach.


www.productionhub.com

ProductionHUB, Inc. (www.prohub.com) is an online marketplace for broadcast TV, motion picture, pro video, live event, corporate & digital media production. ProHUB connects media & entertainment professionals with those seeking industry products & services. Since 1998, this vertical B2B has grown to become the world’s largest and most active production community search site, attracting more than 4 million searches annually.


www.thenextweb.com

Founded in 2008, The Next Web is one of the world’s largest online publications that delivers an international perspective on the latest news about Internet technology, business and culture. With an active, influential audience consisting of more than 7.2 million monthly visits and 9.5 million monthly page views, The Next Web continues to expand its global presence on its website with the addition of new channels and content partnerships, as well as through events in North America and Europe.


www.filmanthropology.com

 

 

 

 


www.tagstrategic.com

TAG Strategic leverages its collective experience and expertise to accelerate business opportunities for the digital entertainment, technology and mobile industries. Visit us at www.tagstrategic.com.

 

 


www.cinestory.org

Founded in 1995, CineStory is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. It is dedicated to nurturing new screenwriting talent through its annual screenwriting contest, retreat, and fellowship. These programs are aimed at writers with a high level of craft who are ready to enter the industry.

CineStory is based in Los Angeles with a retreat center in Idyllwild, California, but the contest and retreat are open to international screenwriters.


www.allianceofwomendirectors.org

Alliance of Women Directors is the only organization solely dedicated to education, support and advocacy for women directors in the entertainment industry. Each member has achieved professional status by having directed at least one long or short-form narrative film, television program, documentary, commercial or new media program that has been recognized by the creative community.


www.fusicology.com

Fusicology.com is a multifaceted website media entity, promoting progressive music culture through event listings and relevant content. Fusicology as a whole provides a national hub reaching trend setting multicultural urbanites. Our site and newsletter specialize in providing relevant information for early adopters that include the musically forward.

Since 2003, Fusicology has sustained long lasting relationships with an extensive list of record labels, recording artists, event promoters, venues, and lifestyle brands. In addition we offer our clients special event production services that include concept to completion as well as an array of online/offline marketing campaign creation and execution.