David Levine to be Keynote Speaker
We are thrilled to announce that David Levine, Co-Head of Drama for HBO Programming, will be a Media Summit featured speaker at Friday’s keynote luncheon! David Levine is responsible for overseeing the development and production of successful original drama series. He was named to his position in June 2016. Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Drama.
Levine currently oversees JJ Abrams/Jonah Nolan’s Westworld, the Emmy®-winning True Detective, Cinemax’s Peabody Award®-winning The Knick, and oversaw Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning Game of Thrones as well as Emmy® and Golden Globe® winner True Blood. He is also working on a number of new projects including Alan Ball’s new series and Gillian Flynn/Marti Noxon’s Sharp Objects.
Levine started off at HBO as a consultant in 2009, and was named director of HBO Entertainment, now HBO Programming, that same year. In 2011, he was promoted to vice president of HBO Entertainment. Before HBO, he was vice president of Development and Production at Mandalay Entertainment, and served as a producer for Fuse Entertainment where he developed and co-produced the pilot for USA’s smash hit Burn Notice. He previously also had stints as an executive in features at Zucker/Netter Productions, Out of the Blue Entertainment, Conrad Pictures, and Cinergi Entertainment. Levine holds a B.S. in Radio/Television/Film from Northwestern University.
As we prepare for yet another great Media Summit, we are thrilled to have people like David Levine on board! We are excited for another year full of remarkable panels, workshops and countless networking opportunities for our members and the community. Our Media Summit is a truly engaging experience that opens doors for Latino content creators everywhere, and we are always thrilled to collaborate with so many talented individuals in the industry.