Logo and ITVS join Pride of the Ocean

Christopher Willey, Head of East Coast Development and Production for Logo Television, has overseen projects including “The A-List”, “NewNowNext Awards”, “NewNowNext Vote Hosted by Wanda Sykes”, “Be Good Johnny Weir”, “Scandalicious”, “The Big Gay Sketch Show” and “Jeffery & Cole Casserole.”Willey Sommers James Sommers, Senior Vice President of Content for The Independent Television Service (ITVS), oversees the Content Strategy Team, also known as the “greenlight” team, which finalizes all the programming slates and ensures that ITVS’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.

Haven’t booked your cabin yet? It’s not too late, and complimentary upgrades are still available, but not for long. Visit our reservations page or call Geisha Cumberbatch at (866) 432-0050 to see what options are still available.

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