Surviving Television: Career, Networking, and Personal Financial Planning

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June 07, 2022

About The Event

Governors Keiren Fisher & Hollann Sobers, Tony Carey & Keith Raskin, along with the Production Executives and Producers Peer Group Executive Committees, invite members to:

Surviving Television: Career, Networking, and Personal Financial Planning

This virtual discussion will cover many topics for beginners and associate members, including:
● Career Planning - how to make your resume stand out. Know your exit before you enter.
● Networking - how to look for a new job while at your current job. How to make a move from unscripted to scripted, freelance to staff.
● Financial planning - how to survive between projects and plan for unemployment.

Special Guest Speakers:*

  • Tiffanie Young Lofton, Senior Vice President of Production, Rock Shrimp Productions and Founder of "Young in The Arts," a program that guides the next generation of creative minds on how to survive financially and improve their chances of getting that next job in this complex new world of Television.


  • Lisa Barbato, Director, HR Business Partner, Content, Netflix
  • Kayla Kilby, Manager, Production Management, Original Series, Netflix
  • Alan Reback, CPA, Business Manager, and Production Accountant
  • Nikki Wood, Producer

Hosted by:

  • Jeff Atlas, Executive Producer and Founder, Backhand Productions

*Subject to availability. Additional speakers TBD.

Academy Members: Click here to RSVP.

Reminder: Peer group events like this one accept registrations on a first-come, first-served basis. If the event reaches capacity, members who register will be placed on the Waiting List. As space opens up, members on the Waiting List may be promoted to a registration up to 24 hours before the event. For more information, check Frequently Asked Questions.

Produced By

This event is presented and hosted
by the Television Academy.

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June 07, 2022
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5:00 pm PDT



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