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Austin Entertainment Business Event: Thursday, September 5th, 7PM-10PM- The W Hotel

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Guest speaker to be announced.

LOCATION

The W hotel located at 200 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701. Offering discounted $10 valet and happy hour drink specials all night exclusively for AEB attendees.T une up, chill out and plug into the downtown Austin scene at W Austin. From its all-access VIP location in the heart of the “Live Music Capital of the World’s®” 2nd Street District, this pitch-perfect destination showers you with creative energy like few hotels can.

Parking

Austin Entertainment Business guests get a reduced valet parking fee of $10. There is also metered parking nearby.

ABOUT US

AEB emphasizes the business of entertainment, streamlines and enhances the entertainment business for content creators, employers and local businesses looking to connect with entertainment pros.

AEB host/ founder: JENNIFER HUTCHINS is a working producer who has been producing hit shows, distributed films & high-profile branded content for over a decade including over 200 episodes of television for CBS, CNN, A&E, Spike, TLC, Syfy, Discovery, Speed, NatGeo, AOL RED and YouTube Originals and is the Co-EP on a new show currently in production for Travel Channel.

SCHEDULE

7PM-7:45PM- arrivals/ meet and greet for members and their guests. AEB support staff helps with strategic connections.

7:45PM-8:00PM
Kiki Welcomes
High Five with Ross
Insider Advice with Jennifer

8:00-8:30- Guest Speaker w/ Q&A

8:30-9:00PM- 30 second pitch yourself to your peers and employers. Outside of referrals, employers have to go off resumes. They are now invited to see AEB members highlight their special skills. Note: suggest arriving early to sign in as we will only have time for 50 people.

9:00PM-10:00PM- Targeted networking

Who should attend?
- Entertainment Industry Professionals
- Employers
- Local businesses looking to connect with entertainment professionals

What to bring
It's helpful to have a goal in mind and be specific. Don't just say "I'm a writer". Say I'm currently writing a romantic comedy about zombies looking for a script doctor.

Other:
The Producers Guild of America (PGA) is now throwing events for members and future members in Austin, TX. If you are a producer, contact [masked] for more information.