Los Angeles Network Night

Sunday, January 15, 2017
4:00–5:00 p.m. ~ ICUnity Mix & Mingle
5:00–7:30 p.m. ~ Network Nights
The Garland
4222 Vineland Avenue
North Hollywood, CA 91602
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Deans and Faculty Who Attended


Karl Paulnack, Dean, School of Music
Jack Powers, Associate Professor of Media Arts, Sciences, and Studies
Bryan Roberts, Associate Dean, Park School of Communications
Stephen Tropiano, Director and Associate Professor, Los Angeles Program
Vincent Wang, Dean, School of H&S

 

Ambassadors

Network Night ambassadors were stationed around the room to welcome participants interested in learning more about the ambassadors' careers or particular fields. Ambassadors also helped participants connect with each other and assisted them with getting conversations started.

Farida Abdul-Wahab ’11
Scriptwriter and Producer
Self-Employed
www.linkedin.com/in/fabdulwahab

Kat Kirsch Alford ’04
PR Management Supervisor
Team One
www.linkedin.com/in/katkirsch

Andrew Baritz ’15
Manager, Digital Assets and Distribution   
Multicom Entertainment Group
www.linkedin.com/in/andrew-baritz-80827687

Sarah Casolaro ’08
Director’s Assistant
Abominable Pictures
www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-casolaro-8b038028

Patrick Garney ’01
Senior Director of Production, Live Action
Nickelodeon
www.linkedin.com/in/patrick-garney-1408871

Carl Hansen '99
Director of Production
Fox Sports Original Programming
www.linkedin.com/in/carlhansen

Dan Heffner ’78
Producer/Owner
Serendipity Productions, Inc.
www.linkedin.com/in/dan-heffner-38aa682 

John Horan ’14
Associate Producer
You Can Do Better
www.linkedin.com/in/johoran 

Sabrina Knight ’16
Growth Hacker
Forge Apollo
www.linkedin.com/in/sabrinaaknight

Steve Kurland '87
Financial Advisor, The Johnson Prince Group
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner, & Smith, Inc.
www.linkedin.com/in/stevekurland

Xander Lott ’07
Supervising Sound Editor
Wildfire Sonic Magic
www.linkedin.com/in/alexander-lott-87768635

Jenn Magrann ’13
Post Production Coordinator
Nickelodeon
www.linkedin.com/in/jennifermagrann  

Juan Agustin Marquez ’04
3x Emmy winning filmmaker
The Last Colony / Té Para Tres Studios
www.linkedin.com/in/juan-agustin-marquez-a25575ab

Erik Olsen ’98
Film/TV Producer
Apocalyptic Entertainment

Dave Palmer ’91
Co-Executive Producer
Nick Jr.'s Wallykazam! and Shimmer and Shine, Nickelodeon
www.linkedin.com/in/dave-palmer-2939995

Sam Patton ’12
Production Accountant
Echo Parked Productions, LLC

Heather Porter ’01
Line Producer
Freelance
www.linkedin.com/in/heathermporter

Rick Scott ’87
President/Owner
Great Scott P.R.oductions
www.linkedin.com/in/rick-scott-aa51911

Rick Shaw ’77
Writer/Director/Producer/Theater Owner
Secret Rose Theater
www.linkedin.com/in/rick-shaw-4859b34

Zach Szukala ’02
Executive Creative Director
A Hundred Years
www.linkedin.com/in/zachszukala

David Thalberg ’87
President
Stryker-Munley Group-LA/BrandStand
www.linkedin.com/in/davidthalberg

Zavier Williams ’91
Speech Language Pathologist
Rowland Unified School District/ Empire Speech and Language Services
www.linkedin.com/in/zavier-lord-williams-94b14ab


If you have any questions about the Los Angeles Network Night, please contact Gretchen Van Valen, M.M. '93, associate director of alumni relations, at gvanvalen@ithaca.edu.