Advisory Board Members
EVP, Unscripted Content
NBCUniversal Television and Streaming
As Executive Vice President, Unscripted Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming, Rod Aissa oversees all unscripted lifestyle and documentary programming across NBCU’s broadcast, cable and streaming platforms: NBC, Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, Universal Kids, USA Network and Peacock. He reports to Susan Rovner, Chairman, Entertainment Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming.
Executive Managing Director, Distribution
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Agent, Alternative TV
Creative Artists Agency
Katie Maloney is an Alternative Television Agent at leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Maloney works in the New York office and represents many of the world’s leading talent, producers, and production companies, including All3Media, Radical Media, Fremantle, Truly Original, NY Post, Edgeline Films, and Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos’ Milojo Productions, among...more
CEO & Founder
Plimsoll Productions Ltd
Grant Mansfield is the Chief Executive and Founder of Plimsoll Productions.
Since launching three years ago, the company has produced over 40 series for both domestic and international networks. The company’s credits include the groundbreaking 50-hour order for Camp Zambia (Love Nature, Smithsonian, Blue Ant International), Life at the Extreme with...more
Global President, Magnolia Network
Warner Bros. Discovery
Allison Page, Global President, Magnolia Network and DTC, leads Warner Bros. Discovery’s joint-venture with Fixer Upper’s Chip and Joanna Gaines. In this role, Page is responsible for growing and overseeing all operations for the venture—managing teams based in Knoxville, New York, Austin and Waco, Texas.
Under Page’s leadership, Magnolia Network launched...more
Speaking on: KEYNOTE CONVERSATION WITH CHIP & JOANNA GAINES
Co-Founder and Executive Producer
Magilla Entertainment, LLC
Laura Palumbo Johnson is co-founder and executive producer at Magilla Entertainment, one of the unscripted industry’s biggest suppliers of reality and nonfiction television content. She oversees all financial and operational aspects of the business as well as production, facilities and business strategy.
Magilla is home to a diverse portfolio of series,...more
VP, Original Content, Unscripted
Noah Pollack is Tubi’s newly appointed Vice President Original Content, Unscripted - launching and overseeing a robust slate of docs, series and specials for the Fox owned streamer. Prior to joining Tubi, Pollack founded and ran MAP Media, a media consulting business which provided key insights and learnings for numerous...more
Founder & Director
Award-winning filmmaker Dawn Porter has emerged in the entertainment industry as a leader in the art of storytelling; directing and producing critically acclaimed projects that have impacted generations of people from all walks of life.
In 2021, Porter directed and executive produced the Apple TV+ mental health documentary series...more
Speaking on: THE PROGNOSIS FOR PREMIUM DOCS
Off the Fence
Bo’s professional journey started in the UK with BA degrees in media production, finance and distribution, then to Rome for an MBA in film and on to London for a job in content sales for factual specialist TVF International and prolific UK producer Optomen. For the next 15 years his...more
EVP, Head of Programming
Amy Winter is Executive Vice President, Head of Programming, Lifetime. In this role, Winter oversees the development, creation and execution of all programming (movies, scripted and unscripted) for both Lifetime and LMN® networks. A multiplatform brand and content strategist, Winter has experience guiding cable networks to new heights: lifting ratings, reenergizing...more
Speaking on: SURVIVORS AND THRIVERS
Executive Producer & President
Jin Woo Hwang is co-Founder, Executive Producer and President of Something Special, Korea’s first ever Format Production Agency. He is an award-winning global Format expert, producing more than 40 primetime television shows; developing 112 original Formats at CJ ENM and has been a production consultant in 22 territories. Jin Woo...more
Speaking on: FORMAT FOCUS: IT’S ALL ABOUT IP