Hollywood = Tablets - TV - Smartphones

A Special Event at Digital Hollywood

 

Digital Hollywood Fall

Monday, October 20th - Thursday, October 23rd

The Agenda
The Strategic Sessions - Let's Get Started!

Monday, October 20th

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Track I: Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Native Advertising: Digital Advertising Industry Gets Serious About Better Advertising

Tim Waddell, Director of Product Marketing for Advertising Solutions, Adobe

Debbie Menin, Head of Video Business Development, Federated Media

James De Julio, President, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Tongal

Aron Levitz, SVP, Wattpad

Mitchell Reichgut, CEO, Jun Group

John Kottcamp, Chief Marketing Technologist, Moderator

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Track II: Poolside Tent I

The Power of YouTube: Unlocking the Power of Programming, Premium Content and Advertising
Christopher Gebhardt, Executive Vice President, Participant Media/Tag

Larke Paul, Senior Director, Creator Program & Partnerships, Defy Media

Rachel Ball, Manager, Content Partnerships, YouTube

T.J. Marchetti, CMO, AwesomenessTV

Matthew Patrick, Director of Media Strategy, Jammer

Adam Goldstein, Director of Business Development, ZEFR

Jay Baage, Executive Director, Ayzenberg Group, Moderator

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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Track I: Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Broadcasting without Borders: Players in the New Guard of Broadcasting, Branding and Content Networks

Ted Mico, COO/Worldwide, Mirriad

Peter Isacksen, executive producer, Content & Co

Ashley Kaplan, Head of Content, Fullscreen

Oren Katzeff, Head of Programming, Tastemade

Dan Weinstein, President and Founding Partner, Collective Digital Studio (CDS

Steve Alperin, Chief Business Officer, Vocativ

Ann Greenberg, Founder & Chief Tinkerer, Sceneplay, Moderator
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1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Track II: Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Big Data Revolution for Digital Marketing: From TV Networks and Studios to Games and the Scalable Web

Alex Mannella, Partner, PwC

Vincent Bruzzese, CEO, C4 R&D

Richard S Maraschi, Global Solutions Leader, Big Data & Analytics IBM

Gina Casagrande, Evangelist, Content & Conversion, Adobe

Rob Gabel, co-founder and CEO, Tubular Labs

Scott Campbell, Industry Principal, Media, Industry Value Engineering, SAP America Inc., Moderator

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Track III: Poolside Tent II

Big Media & Viral Experiences  - The Creativity Challenge - Social - Mobile – Web – Entertainment Content and Advertising – Aspiring to Greatness

Marcin Janowski, Head of Marketing and Publicity, International Film Trust

Chris Hewish, SVP Digital, DreamWorks

John Montgomery, CEO and Chief Innovation Officer, Threshold Interactive

Kirstin Benson, West Coast Editorial Director WhoSay

Sophie Nicolaou, VP of Marketing and Communications, Main Street Films

Eric Moro, ‎Director of Programming, Entertainment, Wikia

Jennifer Cooper, Director, Industry Strategy, Media, Entertainment, Social & Gaming, Adobe Systems

Sun Jen Yung, Managing Director, Headwaters MB, Moderator
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I - Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

2nd Screen - Social Television – What is Engagement?  The Merger of Content, Social Interaction and the Video Platforms

Brian Marr, Chief Strategy Officer, Smashing Ideas

Judy Johnson, Director of UX & Product Innovation, AWE Division, Bottle Rocket

Margaret Laney, Chief Executive Officer, Blurr (former CMO, AwesomenessTV)

Jody Stark, Global Vice President, Commercial, Piksel

Marc Scarpa, Executive Producer / Director (TWCS Lakers Second Screen, X Factor Digital, Grammy live)

Mark Morris, VP Sales, West, Viggle

Mike Vorhaus, President, Magid Advisors, Moderator
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3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Track II - Poolside Tent I

Social Advertising - Driving Brand Awareness, Boosting Campaign ROI and Direct Response Initiatives

Ashley Heron, Executive Vice President, HYFN

Marc Landsberg, CEO, Social Deviant

Stephanie Shkolnik, Director of Social Media, Digitaria

Marc Karzen, CEO, RelishMIX

Charlie Fiordalis, Managing Director of Digital, Media Storm

‎Rebecca Beacham, Account Director, Beeby Clark+Meyler

Tania Yuki, Founder and CEO, Shareablee, Moderator

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Track III - Poolside Tent II

Cross Platform Content: Branding, Programming and Packaging Producing Quality Content

Ernie Capobianco, CEO, Sq1

Jim Cannella, Director, Marketing & Strategic Alliances, The Recording Academy (The GRAMMYs)

Mike Davis, Chief Operating Officer, Brand Arc

Mike Wallen, EVP Content & Development, Omelet

Jake Katz, Vice President, Audience Insights & Strategy, Revolt TV

Nathan Brown, General Manager of Video, Complex Media

Jennifer Kavanagh, EVP and GM, US, Beamly, Moderator

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Tuesday, October 21st
The SuperSessions

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Over the Top TV - Content and the Consumer Experience - New Technologies as Gateway to the New Hollywood

Michael Alexander, Strategy & Growth Initiatives, IBM Global Telecommunications Industry

Jeffrey Thompson, former GM/SVP Business Development, RNN

Demir Gjokaj, Brand and Partner Development, Magisto

Jason Berger, Head of Development, Kids At Play

Wilson Kriegel, Chief Revenue Officer, PicsArt

Miguel Santos, General Manager, Myx TV

Bernee Strom, CEO and Co-Founder, WebTuner

Bruce Eisen, founder and president, Digital Advisors, Moderator
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Track III: Salon II

Maximizing Content Value - From Video to Entertainment and Information - Metadata, Content Farms, Syndication, Behavioral Search & Subscription

Daren Gill, Product VP, Advanced Search & Recommendations, Rovi

Eric Harrison, President, Nimia

Adam Sexton, General Manager, Baseline

Tyler Winton, Sr. Director, Client Services, Digitalsmiths

Straith Schreder, Director of Brand Marketing, BitTorrent

Tim Mahlman, Co-Founder, Vidible

Art Chang, Founder and CEO, Tipping Point Partners, LLC, Moderator

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10:45 AM - Noon
Track IV: Poolside Tent II

Multi-Screen Universe: TV, Tablets, Broadband, Smartphones and IPTV - Strategies for ConnectedTV Technology & Content

Will Law, Chief Architect of Media, Akamai

Campbell Foster, Director of Product Marketing for Video Solutions, Adobe

David Yates, Director of Service Provider Video Marketing, Cisco

Mike Grushin, Partner, CIO, Omnigon

William Frantz, Business Development Manager, Qualcomm

Jim Long, CEO, Didja

Terry S. Bienstock, CEO, Mobilactive Media, LLC., Moderator
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12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Track III: Poolside Tent I

Original Internet TV - The Cross Platform Explosion

Geoffrey Long, Technical Director & Research Fellow,  USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

David Neyman, Head of Creative Partnerships and Video Content Development, POPSUGAR Studios

Larry Tanz, CEO, Vuguru

Ron Bloom, Chairman, Founder and CEO, BITESIZETV

James (Jimmy) Yaffe, Chief Strategy Officer, Ziff Davis

John P. Roberts, former, EVP Digital Strategy and Branding, Endemol USA, Moderator
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Special Workshop

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Admiralty Room

Track VII: Big Data: Je t’Aime, Moi Non Plus”

Yves Bergquist, Business Development Manager, Ranker, Moderator

Gil Elbaz, Founder and CEO, Factual

Larry Vincent, Chief Branding Officer, UTA Brand Studio

Ravi Iyer, Principal Data Scientist, Ranker

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The ThinkTanks

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - The Director’s Room

Content & _____ Are King: Identifying the value proposition that makes content so valuable.

Steve Bradbury, Chief Operating Officer, Zazoom Media Group
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2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Video Anytime Anywhere: Video Across Platforms - Television, Broadband and Mobile - Understanding the Value Proposition

Jason Henderson, Senior Interactive TV Product Manager, Dish Network

Emil Rensing, Chief Digital Officer, EPIX

JR Grant, VP of Product and Technology, Digital Media, Disney/ABC Television Group

Uday Navile, North America Business Development Leader for Telecom, Media and Entertainment, HCL America

Doug Rosen, Head of Partnerships, TV Everywhere, NBCUniversal

Shahid Khan, Chairman and Chief Strategist, MediaMorph, Inc., Moderator

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Track V: The Admiralty Room

Social, Tablet & SmartPhone Gaming - The Explosive Obsession!

Andrew Schneider, President and Co-founder, Live Gamer

Michael Ritter, SVP Business & Corporate Development, SGN

Jim Czulewicz, Chief Revenue Officer, JumpStart

Brian Selzer, Vice President, Business and Product Development, DAQRI

David Traub, President, unityfor, Moderator
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The ThinkTanks

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - The Director’s Room

“The End Of TV Won't Come From The Internet, It Will Come From Your Mobile Phone”

Frank Chindamo, President & Chief Creative Officer, Fun Little Movies

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Track II: Salon II

Hollywood Rules: Tech is Good, But Content and Brand are Great! Producing on All Platforms

Kesila Childers, Vice President of Digital Media, Bunim/Murray Productions

Matthew Evans, SVP, Digital, Nickelodeon

Katie Lavin, VP, Digital Marketing, Twentieth Century Fox

Sebastien Perioche, Chairman/CEO, Eurocinema

Melanie Reardon, Senior Director of Development, Jupiter Entertainment

Jay Samit, Serial Entrepreneur & Author, Moderator

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Special Event:  Marina Vista Room
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
The TV Summit, Live Webcast from this Room
The Evening Internet TV Screenings, Meet and Greet
 
Digital Hollywood - Day Three
Wednesday, October 22nd 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Track III: Salon III

The Always Connected Consumer - Apps, Devices, Networks - The Social & Entertainment Lifestyle

Kevin Wassong, CEO, LIN Mobile

Brian Burke, CEO, Smashing Ideas

Levi Shapiro, Director, Business Development, Glide

Mike Schneider, VP of Marketing, Skyhook

David B. Williams, CEO, Volectro

Max Fischer, President and CEO, Belinked

Paolo Sigismondi, MBA, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, USC, Moderator
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10:45 AM - Noon
Track III: Poolside Tent I

Over the Top Platforms - TV, iPad - Tablet - SmartPhone - PC - Connecting into the Future

Kim Hurwitz, SVP, Programming, FilmOn.TV Networks, Inc.

Randa Minkarah, Managing Partner, OneAccord DIGITAL, LLC

Nash Parker, Director, Emerging Technology Commercialization, Alcatel-Lucent

Malachi Bierstein, SVP Sales and Marketing, Saffron Digital

Robin Wilson, Director of Business Development, NAGRA

James M. Burger, Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP, Moderator
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12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Track II: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Three Screen Challenge: TV, Mobile & PC: Delivering High Rez Video - High End Audio - Consumer Experience

Chris Cukor, Business Development, LG Silicon Valley Lab

Jim Chase, Chief Evangelist, Silicon Image, Inc.

Mark Turner, Content Relations Dolby Laboratories

Phil Lelyveld, Consultant and Project Lead, Entertainment Technology Center@USC

DTS, speaker to be announced

Dan Cryan, Senior Director, Digital Media and Broadband, HIS, Moderator
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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM - Open to all Attendees

ThinkTank: The Director's Room

Video Delivery Strategies:  Video Performance  - Mobile Performance - Web Performance –Managing Your Content as a Top Tier Player

Brett Mertens, Senior CDN Product Manager, Internap

 

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

ThinkTank A: The Director's Room

Video Acceleration on the Net – Enhancing the Last Mile Delivery

Yoel Zanger, CEO and Founder, Giraffic
 
2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Track II: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Hybrid TV - Delivering the Ultimate TV Experience: Broadcast, Cable, Premium & OTT Content

Mark Jeffery, Sr Director, Technical Strategy - Mediacom
Group Function Technology, Ericsson

Brian Jaquet, Communications Director, Sling Media

Dan Sweeney, Western Division Vice President, The Allant Group

Steve McKay, CEO, Entone

Ajay Dugar, Digital Strategist, Kinected Consulting

Xavier Kochhar, President and CEO, Video Genome Project

David Leibowitz, Managing Partner, CH Potomac, Moderator
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Track IV: Salon III

Content for the New Platforms: Custom Programming and Branded Advertising

Adam Graves, EVP of Client Service, Threshold Interactive

Larry Laboe, President of Production, SXM

Ryan McConville, SVP, Business Development & Partnerships, Kargo

Stacy Wormser, Sales Lead for the West Coast, Stumbleupon

Paul Frank, Executive Vice President, Series Development & Acquisitions, BabyFirst

Anthony Layser, Head of US Content Development, Dailymotion

Greg Letourneau, CEO, Knowlera Media

Bob Gold, Principal, Bob Gold & Associates, Moderator

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Thursday, October 23rd
Drill Down Day at Digital Hollywood
ThinkTank Day - Intensive Sessions
Crowdfunding - Social Media - Video Innovation
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

ThinkTank I: Admiralty Room

Advertising and Micro-Commerce, Games and Game Networks - Mobile, Broadband and Console - Serving Individuals and Communities of Interest

Clark Stacey, co-founder and CEO, WildWorks

Rob Grossberg, CEO, TreSensa

David Schwartz, COO & Cofounder, Voxel

Maura Sparks, founder, KissAppGames

Jamie Ortiz, VP, Marketing and Communications, Sleepy Giant Entertainment

Rizwan Virk, Co-Founder and CEO, Midverse Studios

Dmitri Williams, CEO, Ninja Metrics, Moderator

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ThinkTank II: Plaza Room

Managing the Video Strategy: Distribution Channels, Advertising and Technology

Joe Swift, founder, 7 Stories Up

Josh Lamb, Founder and CEO, Multipop

Paul Jetter, Industry Principal and Lead for Media and Entertainment, Hightail

Markus Almer, Director, VideoRx, Moderator

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ThinkTank III: Ballroom Terrace

Social Engagement - Tracking The Real-Time Social Graph - Content, Communication, Advertising

Mark Calrson, CEO, Simple Feed

Jim Anderson, CEO, SocialFlow

Chuck Fishman, Director, Media, Entertainment and Publishing, Acquia

Eron Zehavi, Chief Rewards Officer, Swagbucks.com

Derek Bowers, VP of Product, MomentFeed

Nancy King, Consultant, NewView Marketing, Moderator

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11:05 AM - 12:20 PM

ThinkTank I: Admiralty Room

Advertising Analytics and Contextual Media: Social Media, Mobile, Search, Video Search and HyperTargeting

Michael Benedek, CEO, Datonics LLC

Jared Lake, Director, Digital Media, Hawthorne Direct

Michael Knapp, co-founder and CEO, OOTU

Tom Bash, Manager, Product Strategy & Operations, Exponential Interactive

Eric Neff, CMO, Stoddard and Partners

Sean Malatesta, CEO, Micasa Multi-Platform TV Network, Moderator

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ThinkTank II - Plaza Room

Marketing Primetime Hollywood Content - Using Twitter, Facebook, Smartphone and Tablets

Jason Klein, CEO & co-founder, ListenFirst Media

James Thomas Sr., President BEM Media Group and The Red Letter Agency PR Firm

Marsha R. Levine, President, A List Entertainment

Jenna Broughton, Customer Relationship Manager, Union Metrics

Kelli Richards, President & CEO, The All Access Group LLC

Mick Darling, CEO, Tomorrowish

Donald A. Jasko, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Economics, Moderator

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ThinkTank III: Ballroom Terrace

Video Innovation! Social Video, Personalized Video, Real-Time Video - Communication and Commerce

Field Garthwaite, CEO, Iris.TV

Bee Ottinger, CEO, SnapCuts

Philip Nelson, Chief Relationship Officer, NewTek, Inc

Alex LeMay, CEO, founder, and executive producer, New Velocity Media

Jon Skogmo, Chief Executive Officer, JukinMedia

Collin Lee, Vice President, Marketing, Influxis

Bill Newell, President, North South Studios LLC, Moderator

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ThinkTank IV: Director’s Room

Managing Social Data: Understanding Interaction, Behavior, Lifestyle, Marketing and Technology

Dan Benyamin, CEO, CitizenNet

Justin Rezvani, CEO and founder, theAmplify

Kerry Edelstein, Owner, Research Narrative

Collin Lee, Director of Marketing, Influxis

Juntae DeLane, Digital Brand Manager, University of Southern California

Dhruv Joshi, Chief Evangelist + Growth Hacker, Social Rockfish, Moderator
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12:50 PM - 2:00 PM

ThinkTank I: Admiralty Room

Twitter, Facebook & Social Media - Transforming Marketing, Transforming the World

Carolyn Fox, Digital Director, National Geographic Society

Lawrence Mak, Senior Manager of Product Marketing, Adobe

Phil Pallen, Brand Strategist

Behnam Karbassi, Founder / CEO, No Mimes Media

Johnny Miller, Founder, Manumatix

Marco Hansell, CEO, twtMob

Adam Mischlich, President & CEO. MOVEMENT Public Relations, Moderator

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ThinkTank II: Director’s Room

The Always Connected Consumer - Apps, Devices, Networks - The Social & Entertainment Lifestyle

Gil Dudkiewicz, Founder and CEO, Startapp

Greg Wester, EVP Business Development, Mobile Posse

Nathan Keating, co-founder, BuildFire

Keith Newman, Managing Partner, Newman Media, Moderator

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ThinkTank III: Ballroom Terrace

The Power of YouTube: Unlocking the Power of Advertising and Programming

Marcelo Camberos, CEO, ipsy

Mike Pusateri, Founder, CEO, Bent Pixels

Juan Bruce, CEO and Co-Founder, Epoxy

Marc Hustvedt, Head of Digital, REACH Agency

Scott Meldrum, Executive Director for Interactive, WONGDOODY

Rob Ciampa, Chief Marketing Officer, Pixability

Adam Pincus, Executive Vice President, Programming & Production, GroupM Entertainment NA, Moderator

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ThinkTank IV: Plaza Room

TV Everywhere: The Content & Commerce Opportunity - From Live Streaming & Video Syndication to Video Ad Insertion

Fuad Hawit, CEO and Founder, Groopie

Gene Pao, VP of Digital Media, Shout Factory

Matt Smith, Chief Evangelist, Anvato

Jason Lopatecki, Chief Strategy Officer, Tube Mogul

Ron Yurman, founder, Spud!, Moderator
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2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

ThinkTank I: Admiralty Room

The Facebook Factor - A Discussion of Facebook and other Social Media Platforms as a Product and Communications Platform

Jeff Semones, President of M80

Dhruv Joshi, President, Social Rockfish

Rebecca Coleman, partner and co-founder, Something Massive

Newton Lee, Editor-in-Chief of ACM Computers in Entertainment

Daniel Bornstein, Vice President of Global Advertising Sales, deviantART

Juston Brommel, Serial Entrepreneur, investor, and Advisor

Dr. Gigi Johnson, Exec. Director, Maremel Institute, Moderator

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ThinkTank II: Plaza Room

Advertising Innovation! Ad Targeting and Hypertargeting, Mobile, Social Networks and Video Ads

Tom Chamberlin, VP, Business Development, FaceCake Marketing Technologies, Inc.

Eugene Lee, co-founder and CEO, ChannelMeter

Daniel Loesch, Head of Business Development, Peel

Stephen Fahlsing, Partner/Solutions Director, mindhard

Eric Dahan, CEO, InstaBrand, Moderator

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ThinkTank III: Director’s Room

Content for the New Platforms: Custom Programming, Product Placement and Branded Advertising

Stephanie Piche', founder and Executive Producer of Mingle Media TV Network

Rick Keppler, president, Keppler Entertainment

Ken Mayer, Chairman and CEO, GTV

Burnes Hollyman, President, GHOST MACHINE TM

Alex McAfee, CEO, Seek Retreat

Allison Dollar, CEO, ITV Alliance, Moderator

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ThinkTank IV: Ballroom Terrace

Intersection of Social and TV: The 2nd Screen Experience - From Social Viewing and Communication to Data Visualization

Colin Hornett, Executive Producer, iPowow

Tim Glomb, VP of Entertainment, Wayin

Sean Malatesta, CEO, Micasa Multi-Platform TV Network

Bill Jensen, American Crime Journalist & Producer, Moderator