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MEDIA CFO focuses on the finance, strategy, business affairs, and legal side of the global media & entertainment industry. The guests on the podcast range from veteran studio executives to new, disruptive market entrants. MEDIA CFO takes a look under the hood of the global entertainment industry and talks to the unsung heroes: dealmakers, lawyers, entrepreneurs, financiers, service providers, bankers, investors, and agents.

MEDIA CFO focuses on the finance, strategy, business affairs, and legal side of the global media & entertainment industry. The guests on the podcast range from veteran studio executives to new, disruptive market entrants. MEDIA CFO takes a look under the hood of the global entertainment industry and talks to the unsung heroes: dealmakers, lawyers, entrepreneurs, financiers, service providers, bankers, investors, and agents.
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United States

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MEDIA CFO focuses on the finance, strategy, business affairs, and legal side of the global media & entertainment industry. The guests on the podcast range from veteran studio executives to new, disruptive market entrants. MEDIA CFO takes a look under the hood of the global entertainment industry and talks to the unsung heroes: dealmakers, lawyers, entrepreneurs, financiers, service providers, bankers, investors, and agents.

Twitter:

@themediacfo

Language:

English

Contact:

+442033844454


Episodes

Sky Moore of Greenberg Glusker: Becoming the prime tax attorney in the media & entertainment industry

6/12/2019
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the media and entertainment industry is a reputation and expertise he has built over the last 30 years. Sky literally wrote the handbook on tax in media & entertainment as his landmark Treatise is used as a training book by the IRS for their entertainment group. Sky got his law degrees from UCLA and beside his legal practice Sky is a successful author with his landmark book suitably entitled “The Biz”. He is a frequent lecturer, contributor, and speaker as well as a fixture on all major top...

Duration:00:32:38

Roland Wieshofer: Successfully leveraging CFO skills and expertise in entertainment ventures [Special Double Episode 2/2]

6/5/2019
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We sat down with veteran entertainment CFO Roland Wieshofer, for a double episode special. Roland started his career as supervising accountant and built a deep finance and accounting expertise in film and digital. Roland was instrumental in modelling and building one of the first streaming ventures as well as the financial management of some of the most successful film production companies. Roland Wieshofer has built his career in finance and accounting over the last three decades, serving...

Duration:00:50:08

Roland Wieshofer: Building an expertise as entertainment CFO [Special Double Episode 1/2]

5/28/2019
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We sat down with veteran entertainment CFO Roland Wieshofer, for a double episode special. Roland started his career as supervising accountant and built a deep finance and accounting expertise in film and digital. Roland was instrumental in modelling and building one of the first streaming ventures as well as the financial management of some of the most successful film production companies. Roland Wieshofer has built his career in finance and accounting over the last three decades, serving...

Duration:00:45:58

Marie-Josée Corbeil of Banque National du Canada: Going from lawyer to producer to media banker

5/22/2019
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We sat down with Marie-Josée Corbeil of National Bank of Canada, or rather Banque National du Canada to talk about how she started her career as an attorney and representing talent and productions. She became a pioneer in Canadian entertainment law before transitioning to producer and ultimately banker. Marie-Josée joined a law firm after getting her law degree and specialized in entertainment law before pursuing her passion for production and joining a production outfit as Head of Legal...

Duration:00:31:55

Lindsay Conner of Manatt: Brokering some of the biggest deals in Hollywood and driving US-China film and business relations

5/15/2019
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We sat down with Manatt partner Lindsay Conner, who has always been a bridge between capital, studios, and producers. Lindsay was instrumental in brokering, negotiating, and closing some of the most prolific US-China film deals in recent history as well as the first series deals on Netflix. Lindsay Conner is a partner of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, where he is also co-chair of the firm’s media, entertainment, and digital practice. He studied at UCLA, Occidental College, and Harvard and since...

Duration:00:56:47

Guirec van Slingelandt of Volterra Group: From hustling talent agent to entrepreneur building a group of media companies

5/8/2019
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We sat down with Volterra Group partner Guirec van Slingelandt to talk about getting started as a talent agent, making the shift to media entrepreneur and how to stay effective and efficient building five companies with two partners. Guirec van Slingelandt is a partner in Amsterdam based Volterra Group. Guirec started his career as talent agent and over the years, together with his business partners Daniel Koefoed and Anne-Paul Houwen, built a group of media companies ranging from talent...

Duration:01:10:54

Philipp Hoffmann of Rushlake Media: Launching VOD venture Kino on Demand and the new rules of film distribution

5/1/2019
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We sat down with Rushlake Media founder Philipp Hoffman to talk about the new rules of VOD, the future of film distribution, and release windowing. Philipp Hoffmann is the Founder and CEO of Cologne based Rushlake Media, a specialized distributor and film sales company that has recently branched out into Video on Demand by creating its own platform. Philipp started his career 15 years ago in film sales and worked his way up through brokering distribution deals. Besides becoming a...

Duration:00:35:17

Robbert Aarts of Fintage House: Building an entertainment finance powerhouse

4/21/2019
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We sat down with Fintage House co-CEO Robbert Aarts to talk about Fintage House’s role in the global film, television, and music industry, how he got started, and his winning philosophy as an entrepreneur in the media & entertainment industry. Robert is Co-CEO of Fintage House, one of the largest collection account management firms in the world. Robbert worked as a lawyer, and later as banker at ABN Amro MeesPierson. He joined his now co-CEO Niels Teves 20 years ago and helped build the...

Duration:00:46:03