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 […]

Special Panel on Pitching Marks Release of Dave Levy’s New Book

Posted by on Sep 20, 2009 in ASIFA Events | No Comments

Article by Linda Beck. Last night’s qualified pitch panel of Carl Adams (Clambake Animation), Janice Burgess (Nickelodeon), Fran Krause (FranKrause.com), and Amid Amidi (CartoonBrew.com) spoke to a packed amphitheatre.  It looks like quite of few of you are interested in pitching.  Good!  We could use the jobs. If you’re going to do this yourself, the […]

ASIFA-East Presents – Animation Development from Pitch to Production

Posted by on Sep 4, 2009 in ASIFA Events | One Comment

ASIFA-East is back from hiatus!!  Please join us for our first event of the Fall.  A special panel event on animation pitching and development to mark the release of David B. Levy’s new book.  Join us for a lively discussion with panelists Carl W. Adams (co-creator Assy McGee), Amid Amidi (cartoonbrew.com), Janice Burgess (creator of […]

ASIFA-East Seminar on Pitching with Jim Arnoff

Posted by on Dec 13, 2008 in ASIFA Events | 3 Comments

Article  by Dan Meth. Last night, ASIFA East sponsored a highly informative seminar on network animation pitching with Jim Arnoff. To a packed NYU lecture hall, Arnoff shared two decades of acquired experience and wisdom as a entertainment industry packaging agent. The highly energetic Arnoff immediately got the crowd involved by having every singly audience […]

ASIFA-East Presents – Pitching with Conviction: Become a Master

Posted by on Dec 11, 2008 in ASIFA Events | 4 Comments

Dec. 11th, Thursday  7pm ASIFA-East Presents – Pitching with Conviction: Become a Master Join Television Packaging Agent/Certified Career Coach Jim Arnoff in a highly interactive workshop to learn the insider’s tips and tools to pitch yourself and your animation projects with confidence and results. You’ll acquire the skills to break through blocks, gain access to […]