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(ALL) Media Management Industry Hangout with Charles Schreger
March 22, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Streaming Revolution — Netflix and Everyone Else.
How are the film and television industries, at last, trying to catch up with Netflix, the ultimate media disruptor, twenty years after it first began mailing out DVDs in red envelopes and grew into the most influential media company of the 21st century.
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ABOUT CHARLES SCHREGER:
Charles Schreger is the former president of HBO Enterprises, where from 1990 – 2019 he was responsible for the domestic and international distribution of original programming produced by HBO and was a member of the senior management team. He also served as Executive Vice President and special assistant to the CEO.
Before joining HBO, Schreger served in a number of executive positions in the film and television industries. With Columbia Pictures, he was the Senior Vice President of film acquisitions and also president and founder of Triumph Films, a joint venture between Columbia Pictures and Gaumont. Triumph distributed foreign language and American independent films in the United States.
Before segueing into the entertainment industry, Schreger was a reporter for the Chicago and Los Angeles bureaus of Variety and a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times.
Schreger holds a BA degree from Brandeis University and an MS degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He has taught journalism at USC and is an adjunct professor at NYU Stern and a visiting professor at the American University in Dubai.
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