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PGA East Event - 2011 NON-FICTION JOB FORUM
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5/10/2011
When: Tuesday, May 10
6:30pm
Where: MPE Penthouse
432 West 45th St.
New York, New York  10036
United States


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The PGA East Employment Committee invites you to...

THE PGA EAST 2011

NON-FICTION JOB FORUM

Tuesday, May 10

MPE Penthouse 
432 West 45th St. 
Btwn 9th & 10th Ave. 

6:30pm SHARP - Registration 
7:00pm - 9:00pm - Speed Interviewing! 
Event will start promptly with or without you! 
If you are late you will not be able to participate
PGA Members Only

Refreshments will be served 

Do you work in unscripted production? Are you ready to meet your next potential employer? Then mark your calendar: the PGA EAST NON-FICTION JOB FORUM will take place on Tuesday, May 10, 2011. 

It's a fantastic opportunity to meet those who are hiring Producers, APs, Post Supervisors, Production Managers, and Coordinators, plus network with fellow PGA members, all in an informal and fun environment. 

Here's how it works: "Speed-interviewing!" It's like speed-dating, but you're courting your next big employer. The panelists rotate to tables of 5 participants and spend 10 minutes with each group, hearing from each person individually. It's a rare opportunity to pitch yourself to top executives in the field. You'll surely leave a lasting impression: execs leave with a binder full of resumes to draw on. Past job forums have landed several members jobs -- some within weeks of the forum, some months later. 

These are meetings with some of the biggest production employers in the city that might otherwise take you weeks or months to set up. 

Representatives from top East Coast networks and production companies across all non-fiction genres and media platforms (spanning TV, long-form docs, and the web) will take part. The following are already confirmed: 

CNN’s "In America” Unit
HealthiNation
Notional
Peacock Productions
Radical Media
Sharp Entertainment
WeTV
"The Wendy Williams Show”
"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire”
WNET


More companies will be added soon, for a total of over ten companies!

If you would like to help organize or work at the event or join the Employment Committee, please contact Co-Chair Robin Berla at rberla@nyc.rr.com.


RESERVATION INSTRUCTIONS 
To reserve your seat at the table, follow this two step process: 

1) Register online
2) AND send a refundable check for $40 to:

Producers Guild of America East 
100 Ave. of the Americas, Room 1240 
New York, NY 10013 

This check is a placeholder; it will be returned to you when you sign in for the forum, or if you cancel at least 24 hours prior to the event. If you don't cancel in time and don't show up, the check will not be returned. 

WE MUST RECEIVE YOUR $40 CHECK IN ORDER TO HOLD YOUR PLACE AT THE EVENT.

Confirmations will be made on a first-come first-served basis from when checks are received.
This invitation is non-transferable.
To cancel or change your reservation, please email pga-ny@producersguild.org. Cancellations must be received at least 24 hours prior to the event.

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