CMA Presents “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Pitching with Linda Simensky”

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in Industry Events | One Comment
CMA Presents “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Pitching with Linda Simensky”

By Jose Maldonado On Saturday April 27th, the Children’s Media Association presented “The Do’s and Don’t’s of Pitching with Linda Simensky” whose career has spanned three major networks, beginning with Nickelodeon where she launched NickToons, then Cartoon Network where she oversaw “Powerpuff Girls”, “Dexter’s Laboratory”, and a myriad of other shows.  As current Vice President […]

The Animated Films of Karen Aqua

Posted by on Oct 12, 2011 in Feature Articles | One Comment
The Animated Films of Karen Aqua

ASIFA-East paid tribute last night to animation great Karen Aqua, who passed away this past May. ASIFA-East Board Member Deb Solomon coordinated the event and the films were introduced by Karen’s husband, Ken Field, PBS’s Linda Simensky, and Oscar winner Frank Mouris – like everyone in the audience, all fans of Aqua’s work. Karen’s films […]

ASIFA-East Panel Discussion on the State of NY Animation Industry

Posted by on Apr 24, 2009 in ASIFA Events | 4 Comments

Article written by Katie Cropper. On Wednesday April 22, ASIFA-East held a panel discussion about the current state of the New York Animation industry. Moderated by the lovely Linda Beck, the main contributors were Steven Conner, Howard Beckerman, David Levy, David Wachtenheim, and, via email, Linda Simensky. All of which are pretty heavy names in […]