Austin Entertainment Business Event: Monday, June 3- 7PM-10PM- The W Hotel

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W Austin

200 Lavaca St · Austin, TX

How to find us

We take over all 4 bars on the bottom floor of the W Hotel. If you miss us, you may want to get your eyes checked.

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Find out the secrets to becoming a premiere production company in Texas producing thousands of television productions globally while while winning awards.

You're invited to the Austin Entertainment Business (AEB) June 3rd event with guest speaker David Karabinas who's the CEO/ Co-Founder of Texas Crew Productions in Austin, TX. An Emmy and NAACP Image Award winning producer, David has managed, overseen, budgeted, produced, directed or coordinated literally thousands of television productions around the globe.

LOCATION: The W hotel located at 200 Lavaca St, Austin, TX 78701. Offering discounted $10 valet and happy hour drink specials all night exclusively for AEB attendees.T une up, chill out and plug into the downtown Austin scene at W Austin. From its all-access VIP location in the heart of the “Live Music Capital of the World’s®” 2nd Street District, this pitch-perfect destination showers you with creative energy like few hotels can.

Parking: Austin Entertainment Business guests get a reduced valet parking fee of $10. There is also metered parking nearby.

ABOUT: AEB emphasizes the business of entertainment, streamlines and enhances the entertainment business for content creators, employers and local businesses looking to connect with entertainment pros.

AEB host/ founder: JENNIFER HUTCHINS is a working producer who has been producing hit shows, distributed films & high-profile branded content for over a decade including over 200 episodes of television for CBS, CNN, A&E, Spike, TLC, Syfy, Discovery, Speed, NatGeo, AOL RED and YouTube Originals and is the Co-EP on a new show currently in production for Travel Channel.


7PM-7:45PM- arrivals/ meet and greet for members and their guests. AEB support staff helps with strategic connections.

Kiki Welcomes
High Five with Ross
Insider Advice with Jennifer

8:00-8:30- Guest Speaker w/ Q&A

8:30-9:00PM- 30 second pitch yourself to your peers and employers. Outside of referrals, employers have to go off resumes. They are now invited to see AEB members highlight their special skills. Note: suggest arriving early to sign in as we will only have time for 50 people.

9:00PM-10:00PM- Targeted networking

Who should attend?
- Entertainment Industry Professionals
- Employers
- Local businesses looking to connect with entertainment professionals

What to bring
It's helpful to have a goal in mind and be specific. Don't just say "I'm a writer". Say I'm currently writing a romantic comedy about zombies looking for a script doctor.

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) is now throwing events for members and future members in Austin, TX. If you are a producer, contact [masked] for more information.

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