Bernie Su to speak at SF Web Fest!

Bernie Su is a multi-talented writer, director, and interactive storyteller. He is the showrunner and executive producer of “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries” an adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, an interactive series that spawned 60 million views and won the first Primetime Emmy Award for a YouTube distributed series. “The LBD” grew into a multi-platform franchise with a novelization published by Simon & Schuster making “The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet” a book based on the series based on a...

Producer David DiVona to speak on distribution panel

David DiVona is one of the founding members behind Proven Entertainment. He has worked as a producer on a wide variety of programs including The Last Adventure, Tattoo Turnaround and Forever Family. DiVona has a high standard for quality and maintains a reputation as being on the cutting edge of the ever evolving media world. DiVona has been working with his partner, multiple Emmy Award winning producer of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition since...

Conrad L Ricketts, Producer at Proven Entertainment

Conrad will join SF Web Fest as a member of our distribution market forum. He represents Proven Entertainment, a development company designed to pitch and sell your show. Conrad is a multiple Emmy Award Winning producer. He has worked on a wide range of  projects including Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Fear Factor, Sons of the Fallen and Tattoo...

Welcoming Plenary Speaker, WILL KEENAN, Endemol Beyond USA

Will Keenan was named President of Endemol Beyond USA, the digital division of Endemol Shine North America, in November 2013. Keenan oversees Endemol Beyond USA’s premium channel networks, whose content is available across more than 20 platforms including YouTube, Yahoo, AOL, Roku, TiVo, DailyMotion and Amazon Fire TV. The premium channel network has quickly established itself, becoming one of the top 10 most-nominated digital networks at the 2014 Streamy Awards with seven total nominations, the most of any debut digital network, and most recently, receiving eight 2015 AVA Digital Awards for its original...

Dolby Institute Director Glenn Kiser to present at SF Web Fest

We are excited to announce Glenn Kiser, Director of the Dolby Institute will be hosting a workshop on “Creative Sound Design For Web Content”.  Glenn started the Dolby Institute to help artists use technology to create the most powerful partnership of sound and visuals possible. “The idea is to reach out to young film directors and educate them to use pictures and sound in a creative way to tell a story.”...