Next-level innovation for remote production and post-production
October 1, 2020 - 11:00 am EST

Don’t let physical distance and poor connectivity disrupt your creative process. Learn how these industry innovators are changing the remote production game.

Hannah ShellswellHannah Shellswell
Moderator

Brandon CooperBrandon Cooper
President
First Mile Technologies

Brian GallagherBrian Gallagher
President
Pitch 5 Productions

“Share a terabyte of video by lunchtime.” That’s the aspiration of panelist, Brandon Cooper, President of First Mile Technologies. Join him, alongside President of Pitch 5 Productions, Brian Gallagher, as they share their passion for transforming the status quo in production and post-production collaboration workflows. They will share examples of how they are leveraging the power of multiple network connections and Dejero technology to create efficiencies on set to ensure high-quality production can continue—unaffected by challenges caused by physical distance or poor network connectivity.

About the speakers:

Hannah ShellswellHannah Shellswell is a broadcast journalist and presenter who also leads an award-winning creative communications and media agency based in Jersey in the UK. Hannah is in her element when she is in a studio interviewing people. Over the course of her career she has interviewed Prime Ministers, numerous business leaders and celebrities, but she loves nothing more than talking to people in the industry about the industry that she is so passionate about.

Brandon CooperBrandon Cooper has spent much of the last twenty years finding solutions to help creative people produce innovative work. His background in the ever evolving fields of image acquisition and camera technology have led him to develop a keen sense of assessing technical challenges and finding creative solutions. After years of outfitting some of the best cinematographers in the business with tools and technical support to create stunning images he now endeavours to find innovative ways to get those same images where they need to be as quickly and securely as possible.

Brian GallagherBefore opening Pitch 5 Productions, Brian began his career at Fox Sports and CBS Sports, producing live games and programs. After 10 years in the sports arena, Brian partnered with former Los Angeles Laker, Rick Fox, to form 1744 Entertainment, a production company. They created and produced unscripted original content and independent features.

Brian forged strong relationships within the Entertainment community and was offered a position at Skip Film, a Scott Free Company, as Senior Vice President of Development. He started their Original Programming Division from the ground up, developing a slate of projects and selling 12 network shows that went into production. Three years later, he was named COO, guiding the company as a whole. After building a solid infrastructure at Skip Film, Brian decided to start his own production company and in 2015 opened Pitch 5 Productions.