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Digital Production Buzz — June 26, 2014

  • Update on the Supreme Court’s Aereo Decision
  • Simplify On-Set Monitoring with Wireless Gear
  • Running a Creative Business
  • The Challenges of “Creative Storage”

GUESTS: Jonathan Handel, Jim Jachetta, Sean Mullen, and Philip Hodgetts

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Join Larry Jordan and co-host Michael Horton as they talk with:

Jonathan Handel, OfCounsel, Troy Gould

Jonathan Handel, OfCounsel at Troy Gould in Los Angeles, joins us with an update on the Supreme Court’s Aereo decision. This has a significant impact on independent producers as well as broadcasters. Jonathan explains what was decided, and why we need to know.

Jim Jachetta, CEO, VidOvation

Jim Jachetta is the Founder and CEO of VidOvation. VidOvation specializes in gear for video and data communication systems for broadcast television, sports, corporate and government markets. Recently, they’ve been working with the NHL to deliver wireless video in a production environment. This week, Jim explains how they did it.

Sean Mullen, CEO & Lead Creative, Rampant Design Tools

Sean Mullen, the CEO of Rampant Design Tools, is a creative powerhouse. He also runs a business. This week, we talk with him about how he balances the two. It’s a discussion of left-brain vs. right-brain.


Philip Hodgetts
, President, Intelligent Assistance

Earlier this week, Philip Hodgetts, the CEO of Intelligent Assistance, moderated a panel entitled, “Making the Cut: Storage Challenges and Opportunities in Post Production” at the Creative Storage Conference in Burbank. Storage is even more critical for media creators than the computers we use. So, we want to talk with Philip about what they talked about and what he learned.

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