Christopher Willey, Head of East Coast Development and Production for Logo Television, has overseen projects including â€œThe A-Listâ€, â€œNewNowNext Awardsâ€, “NewNowNext Vote Hosted by Wanda Sykes”, â€œBe Good Johnny Weirâ€, â€œScandaliciousâ€, â€œThe Big Gay Sketch Showâ€ and â€œJeffery & Cole Casserole.â€ James Sommers, Senior Vice President of Content for The Independent Television Service (ITVS), oversees the Content Strategy Team, also known as the â€œgreenlightâ€ team, which finalizes all the programming slates and ensures that ITVSâ€™s content portfolio achieves its mission of diversity and innovation. ITVS funds and presents award-winning documentaries and dramas on public television, innovative new media projects on the Web and the weekly series Independent Lens on PBS.
Chris and Jim provide a rare insight into the inner workings of both the for-profit cable television and the non-profit public television sectors of the media industry. Help us welcome Chris and Jim as we set sail from Seattle to Alaska on August 18th and don’t miss Chris Willey’s panel discussion on the future of LGBT Media during the cruise.
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