An evening with Natalie Spiro, TEDx Speaker and CEO, Drum Café North America
FREE Membership Meeting and Mixer
Starting 6:30pm, Tuesday, May 7th at Centrl Office in Downtown LA
(Yes, we WILL be drumming!)
We're excited to announce that TEDx Speaker, Natalie Spiro and her team from Drum Café North America will lead us in an uplifting, team building drumming session at our next event at CENTRL OFFICE in downtown Los Angeles.
Plus say 'cheese' and take advantage of a headshot photo session with a professional guest photographer, Jodye Alcon Photography. This upbeat member mingle comes complete with fun drumming, refreshments and an opportunity to network with industry pros.
*Suggested $20 donation for mini headshot session. Includes .jpg file for online use. Reserve your slot when you RSVP.
Plus all attendees will receive a complimentary day pass to CENTRL OFFICE, the brand new workspace in Little Tokyo.
Join AWM SoCal at Digital Hollywood for Two Great Panels Empowering Women!
"Women in the Industry: Developing Film, Television & OTT About Women - A Golden Age in Hollywood and Indie Production"
Starting at 3:50pm, May 22, Track II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173 at the SKirball Cultural Center in LA
Join us as we hear from professionals in the industry developing film, television & OTT (by or about women) followed by a power panel on diversity and inclusion designed to, both, elevate women in the workplace and help identify new diverse talent in this movement for positive change.
Wendy Sweetmore, Executive Producer, Dreamtime Entertainment (former Senior Exec. MGM/Mark Burnett Productions)
Laverne McKinnon, Executive Producer, Netflix comedy series, Girlboss Studios USA
Amber Raspberry Mayo, founder, WYD
Tara August, Vice President of Talent Relations and Special Projects, Turner Sports
Marina Grasic, Co-Managing Partner, Oakhurst Entertainment
Denise Muyco, co-founder and CEO, StratusCore, Moderato
Diversity & Inclusion
Elevating the Workspace & Identifying New Talent in this Movement for Positive Change
Starting at 5:30pm, May 22, Track II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173 at the SKirball Cultural Center in LA
Join us as we hear from a power panel on diversity and inclusion designed to, both, elevate women in the workplace and help identify new diverse talent in this movement for positive change.
Jeanette DePatie, MODERATOR: Award Winning Media Producer (PGA) and author for “The Fat Chick”. Bio
Dan Halperin, Owner, Producer/Director - Epiphany Pictures & Co-Chair PGA Diversity and Inclusion Committee. Bio
Sahar Andrade, MBBch Diversity, Leadership Success Coach TEDtalk speaker. Bio
Kristena D. Hatcher, HR Executive focusing on Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) at leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Bio
Dr. Michael V. Nguyen, Cross-cultural psychologist with expertise in the areas of diversity and inclusion (D&I), cultural change, and organizational development. Bio
Jay Francis, Disney Television Animation. Bio
Tery Lopez, Director of Inclusion and Equity at the Writers Guild of America West. Bio
Jennifer Lenze, Expert On-Hand - Lenze Lawyers. Bio
Arlene Krantz, Author, speaker, mentor, business coach. Bio
Exceptional Minds, Honored Guests. Bio