“CONCRETE TOOLS THAT I WISH I’D HAD EARLY IN MY CAREER”

THE #GALSNGEAR LEADERSHIP SERIES

Our most recent Women’s Leadership Summit is over, but you can still bring #GALSNGEAR leadership content to the emerging leaders in your organization in the media, entertainment and tech industry. Level up your team’s leadership skills, power up their inspiration, and connect with a community of like-minded women in media and entertainment. Whether you or your team members are transitioning into a managerial role, or have been a long-time company leader, this is a unique opportunity to focus on your personalized career journey and develop life-long connections across our industry.  We offer a series of customized workshops, panels and intimate discussion opportunities with industry leaders on topics including:

-Leadership Styles

-Leadership Brand

-Negotiation Skills

-Financial Fitness

-Health & Wellness

Get ready to power up your leadership journey! Contact us at galsngear@gmail.com for more information.

At-A-Glance Schedule from our Recent Las Vegas Event:


9:00 am – 10:00 am

Power Up Your Day with A Tik Tok Tale: Entertainment That Connects


10:00 am – 10:30 am

Coffee | Networking sponsored by Blackmagic Design


10:30 am – Noon

Launch Your Leadership Journey with Ellyn McKay, Founder, CEO


Noon – 1:00 pm

Connect Break | Box Lunches Sponsored by MediaKind

Self-Care for Yourself and Your Team: What Leaders Need to Know


1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Build Authority, Platform and Power with Eva Jannotta, Principal, Medusa Media Group


2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Connect Break | Professional Headshots sponsored by Platform Communications


3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Industry Experts Panel: Media & Entertainment Trends & Strategies


4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Power Up Your Leadership Journey: Next Steps


6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Celebrate! Mixer (Offsite Location, RSVP required)

WHAT’S NEXT?

SEE YOU IN NEW YORK THIS FALL!

WHEN: Wednesday, October 19-Thursday, October 20

WHERE: Javits Center, 429 11th Ave, New York, NY 10001

WHAT: Networking Events and Panels TBD

OUR SESSION WITH MARVEL & NVIDIA AT NABSHOW

REMOTE WORKFLOW WILL NEVER BE THE SAME

What past participants say:

“#GALSNGEAR has helped me learn to be the kind of leader I want to be.” 

“I appreciate the honesty and authentic participation.”  

“Such a nurturing experience.”  

“#GALSNGEAR offers a real sense of community.”  

“Eye-opening.”  

“Concrete tools that I wish I’d had earlier in my career.”

2022 WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SUMMIT SPEAKERS

Alicia Pritchett

President & Founding Board Member | Women in Streaming Media

Danilda Martinez

Producer | Datzi Media &  Professor | PBAU

DeShuna Elisa Spencer

Founder & CEO | kweliTV

Dina Ibrahim, PhD

Executive Director | CSU Entertainment Alliance

Ellyn McKay

Founder | CEO Vision

Eva Jannotta

Principal | Medusa Media Group

Ginger Hudson

Senior Director, Video Operations | Edgecast

Janice Gin

News Director | KITV (ABC) Honolulu

Jendra Jardigan

  Director of Photography |

ICG Local 600

Katie Fellion

Senior Vice President, Business Development | Light Iron

Kimberly Skyrme

Producer, Director & Casting Director-CSA | Kimberly Skyrme Creative

Lauralea Otis

Manager of Production Technology | MARVEL Studios

Sepi Motamedi

Global Broadcast Industry Marketing Lead | NVIDIA

PAST EVENTS

Career Pivot Panel – Spring 2021

At the Post Production Online Conference, filmmaker Judy Hallet, TV travel expert Darley Newman, and multi-cultural producer Adrena Ifill discussed how they pivoted careers to focus on new areas of interest. The lively session was moderated by #GALSNGEAR Founder Amy DeLouise. Watch it here:

NAB AMPLIFY – Spring 2021

Livestreamed and available free on demand, this discussion centered around the future of streaming media and the impact on content creators. Featuring Peggy Dau, Co-Founder of Women in Streaming Media and hosted by Amy DeLouise, Founder of #GALSNGEAR.

TECH TALKS 2020

We Did It! First-Ever Remote #GALSNGEAR Tech Talks Panel During Online NAB SHOW EXPRESS

Even though NAB SHOW Las Vegas 2020 was cancelled, #GALSNGEAR brought top experts in production, post-production and distribution together to talk tech.   Special thanks to our partners at Broadcast Beat for making this complex, multi-stream, multi-time-zone switch happen. And we appreciate the support of the team at the National Association of Broadcasters for ensuring that women’s voices are part of tech discussions during this conference, whether in person or online.

Co-Hosts:
Amy DeLouise, Founder, #GALSNGEAR
Adryenn Ashley, CEO, Loly.io

Part 1: Innovative Storytelling Tools and Tech
In this segment of #GALSNGEAR on NAB Show Express, we took a look at new tools for storytellers, workflow for accessibility, and overcoming the challenges of remote production. Guests: Sophia Yu, Pre-Visualization Specialist, The Third Floor; Lara Cawsey, Business Development Manager, The Third Floor; Carol Alynn Payne, Imaging Specialist, Netflix; Nicki Sun, Host/Producer, TechNicki Speaking; Carla Prates, Workflow Strategist, Digital Anarchy

Part 2: Telling Global Stories for Audience Anywhere
Today’s audiences want to tap into content anywhere. These experts help us look at today’s digital platforms, business models and distribution, and how they have transformed to engage global audiences anywhere. Guests: Ana Lockwood, Head of Global Sales, Telstra Broadcast Service; Mary Kay Evans, Vice President, Marketing, Verizon Media; Christa Babcock, Director of Strategic Initiatives, The Switch