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Wednesday, November 19 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
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Session Description: Entertainment that Compels Social Change: At Participant Media, we break the entertainment mold by creating content that both engages audiences and drives them to take action. Our Social Action team zeroes in on unmet needs related to global issues and uses storytelling as a key vehicle in executing impact campaigns. Get the inside scoop on our unique business model, how we develop strategy and measure impact across campaigns for our films, TV programs and digital arm, TakePart.


Eva Bloomfield

Manager of Social Action, Campaigns and Programming, Pivot TV, Participant Media

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Wednesday November 19, 2014 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Participant Media 331 Foothill Rd, Beverly Hills, CA, 90210
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  • Company Description Participant is a global entertainment company founded in 2004 by Jeff Skoll to focus on feature film, television, publishing and digital content that inspires social change. Participant’s more than 55 films include Good Night, and Good Luck, Syriana, An Inconvenient Truth, Food, Inc., Waiting for ‘Superman’, The Help, Contagion and Lincoln. Participant, uniquely, launches impact campaigns that bring together government entities, foundations, schools, and others to raise awareness and drive people to take action on issues from each film or television show. Pivot, the company’s television network, is available in 45 million homes, serving passionate Millennials (18-34) with a diverse slate of talent and a mix of original series, acquired programming, films and documentaries. Participant’s digital network, TakePart, is a leading source of socially relevant news, opinion, entertainment and information about ways to get involved with the issues that shape our lives.
  • Area Beverly Hills/WeHo/Hollywood

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