Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Remember those new events we mentioned in the pipeline for the Porch? Well, we're very excited to present a new summer series in partnership with Fast Company and Southwest Airlines....
Breakfast Briefings at the Southwest Porch
The monthly series will bring you exclusive access to senior executives of local businesses, including Bryant Park neighbors HBO and Elie Tahari. Enjoy breakfast and coffee from 'wichcraft and learn first-hand about challenges and opportunities in a wide range of industries from fashion to professional sports, new media, and more.
In the first event of the series on Tuesday, May 24, Senior Vice President for HBO's Digital Platforms, Alison Moore, will share her background and experience overseeing the strategy, development, and operations of HBO's digital products including HBO/MAX On Demand, HBO/MAX GO, and HBO.com, as well as the company's HD, 3D, and ITV initiatives.
Joining Moore will be moderator and FastCompany.com Contributing Writer, David Zax. In addition to covering the media business and technology for FastCompany.com, Zax has contributed to publications like The Wall Street Journal, Wired, and Slate. Check out some of his pieces here, including a recent article on HBO GO.
The Breakfast Briefings are free, but registration is required. Click here to register for Tuesday's event and check out the full series schedule at bryantpark.org.