Schedule

15 MINUTES WITH A POWER BROKER (presented with the participation of the Independent Production Fund)

Saturday, July 28
1000 - 1700 (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Location: HYATT REGENCY - SYMPHONIE ROOMS, LEVEL 5
Address: 1255 Rue Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC H5B 1E5

THIS IS ONE OF OUR MOST POPULAR EVENTS AT COMEDYPRO!

*PLEASE NOTE that meeting spots are limited and need to be booked in advance on a first-come, first-served basis. Additional information about the program will be sent after pass purchase. You will also receive an e-mail during the week of July 9-13 to advise you of when and how to schedule your meetings with top executives.*

The purchase of an Industry, Industry PLUS, or Express Pass includes access to our 15 Minutes with a Power Broker program, which is presented with the participation of the Independent Production Fund.

JFL ComedyPRO Delegates can sign up for up to three, one-on-one private meetings with the comedy industry’s leading digital, web and TV executives. Each meeting lasts 15 minutes and provides unprecedented access to development, production and programming professionals.

Confirmed Power Brokers include:

Above Average
Nathan Kloke (Head of Production)

Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
Louis Calabro (Vice President, Programming)

Amazon Studios
Gina Kwon (Co-Head of Comedy/Half-Hour TV)

Audible
Millicent Jefferson (Supervising Producer)
Jim Colgan (Executive Producer)

Bell Media
Kevin Barton (Program Director, SnackableTV)
Sarah Fowlie (Director, Comedy Original Programming)
Chris Kelley (Production Executive, Comedy)
Mike McShane (Director, Business and Partnerships)
Justin Stockman (Vice-President, Pay and OTT Services)
Sarah Weaver (Director of Programming, Specialty Channels)

CBS Television Studios
Alec Botnick (SVP Comedy Development)

FOX Broadcasting Company
Samata Narra (Senior Vice President, Comedy Development and Programming)
Jonathan Gabay (Senior Vice President, Comedy Development and Programming

HBO
Ada Chiaghana (Director, Half Hour Programming)

Hulu
Billy Rosenberg (Director and Head of Comedy Originals)

IFP
Amy Dotson (Deputy Director & Head of Programming

Just For Laughs
Reaghan Gittin (Director, Digital Business Development)
– Blake Gregory (Producer and Business Development Manager)

Mitú
Gina Reyes (Vice President, Scripted Development)

NBC Entertainment
David Sleven (Vice President, Comedy Development)

Powderkeg
Kesila Childers (Vice President, Development)
Laura Fischer (CEO)

Project 10 Productions Inc.
Andrew Barnsley (President and Executive Producer)

Pygmy Wolf Productions.
K.P. Anderson (President/CEO)

Stoopid Buddy Stoodios
Spencer Griffin (Creative Executive)

TBS
Colin Davis (Senior Director, Original Programming)
Ashley Golden (Director, Original Programming

Tubefilter
Drew Baldwin (Founder and CEO)

Warner Brothers Animation
Peter Girardi (Executive Vice President, Blue Ribbon Content and Alternative Programming)

YouTube Originals
Ben Relles (Head  of Unscripted Comedy)

+ additional Power Brokers to be added soon!

Access: For INDUSTRY and EXPRESS pass holders only