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Comic-Con 2017 Recap

Every year a giant forms, powered by more attendees and more press than any other industry event, including the Emmys and the Oscars. Hollywood treks down to San Diego to meet up with over 125,000 dedicated fans and spend a few days by the beach at Comic-Con. What began as a small comic book convention […]

Comic-Con 2015 Recap

Every year a giant forms, powered by more attendees and more press than any other industry event, including the Oscars. Hollywood treks down to San Diego to meet up with over 100,000 dedicated fans and spend a few days by the beach at Comic-Con. What began as a comic book convention is now arguably the […]

Guy Slattery, A&E Networks at Comic Con

Guy Slattery is EVP of Marketing at A&E Networks. Three months ago I interviewed David McKillop of A&E and we talked about branding. Three weeks ago I interviewed Guy at a branded event at Comic-Con and I asked:

The Social Network

Picture if you will a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind, a place where content meets marketing through a door which may be locked by fans and unlocked with the key of ardent desire. There’s a signpost up ahead, your next stop: Hollywood on the Beach. Also known as Comic-Con, each year […]

JHRTS News & Updates

WHAM! POW! JHRTS had its first ever event at San Diego Comic-Con. After the long nights fighting crime, JHRTS members deserved a fresh cup of coffee early on Saturday morning. The members (and some non-members) met up at Defiance Cafe in The Hard Rock Hotel to grab a coffee before the day’s events. Many came […]

HRTS Member Profile: Lisa Gregorian

Lisa Gregorian is Chief Marketing Officer for the Warner Bros. Television Group. Last year I interviewed Lisa (read it here) and we talked about Comic Con, how there’s simply no other experience like it. Earlier this month I met up with Lisa down in San Diego:

Comic-Con: Hollywood’s Woodstock?

Comic-Con. After years of hearing about it I finally decided to go down and cover the event, see if I could figure out what it’s all about and why it’s so important to Hollywood. There are literally thousands of things to do at Comic-Con and I’ll go through a few of the highlights, give you […]

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