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2017 DIVERSE WOMEN IN MEDIA FORUM HIGHLIGHTS
Take a look at the highlights from the exclusive event that brought together women of diverse backgrounds to hear from thought provoking sessions and connect with a network of women to advance in their careers.
Fierce Women Empowerment Conversation Panel
Moderated by Ana Flores (Founder + CEO, #WeAllGrow Latina Network) and included speakers, Jaina Lee Ortiz, (Actress, Grey's Anatomy, Rosewood, The After), Veronica Falcon (Actress, Queen of the South, Room 104), Aimee Garcia (Actress, Dexter, Lucifer, El Chicano), Sujata Day (Actress, Insecure / Director, Cowboy and Indian), and Gaby Natale, (Executive Producer and Host, SuperLatina)
"It starts with your support system, when your girlfriends succeed, you succeed" - Jaina Lee Ortiz
Buyers & Producers Panel
Moderated by Veronica Villafane (Publisher of Media Moves, Contributor to Forbes) and included speakers Beatriz Acevedo (President and founding partner of mitú), Xan Aranda (producer of Room 104), Margie Moreno (Head of Spanish Originals at Youtube Red), and Brittany Little (Director of Drama Programming and Development at Fox)
On how female executives fight for diversity: "we need to make sure we're being as brave as possible" - Brittany Little
Missing: Diverse Women in Factual
This presentation featured new opportunities for content makers presented by PBS with Pamela A. Aguilar (Senior Director of Programming and Development, PBS) and Jada P. Leng (Director, Content and Business Strategy, PBS).
Meet and Greet Sessions & Networking Mixer
Attendees took part in an open mixer to connect and network with other empowering women. Additionally, The Forum paired select mentees with experienced professionals for mentorship sessions.
We are grateful to NALIP’s board of directors, committee members, speakers, staff, crew and volunteers who helped make this event a success. Thank you again to our sponsors for supporting our mission to propel a more inclusive landscape in media.
Thank you to our 2017 Diverse Women in Media Forum Sponsors
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