2014 NBS National Convention
Speaker Preview: Steve Mosko
President, Sony Pictures Television
As president, Sony Pictures Television (SPT), Steve Mosko oversees all television operations for Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) worldwide.
An SPE executive for more than two decades, Mosko leads the largest independent television studio, a company that ranks as a leader in the production and distribution of programming around the world, encompassing an extraordinary span of genres, time periods and television venues. As president, Mosko also oversees pay cable, video-on-demand, pay per view, digital networks, and advertiser sales.
Additionally, Mosko directs the studio's international networks with 124 channel feeds available in more than 159 countries, reaching more than 840 million households worldwide; Crackle.com, SPE's premium video website; and the studio's interests in: 3net, the first 24/7 fully programmed 3D television network; FEARnet, the number one horror/thriller website and VOD service; GSN, cable's game show network; and ITN Networks, Inc., a national media sales company. He oversees SPT's 18 wholly-owned or joint venture production companies in 14 countries outside the U.S. and the studio's offices in 33 countries.
Some of the programs currently in production at the studio include the original network primetime series "Unforgettable" for CBS, "The Michael J. Fox Show," "The Goldbergs" and "Shark Tank" for ABC, "The Blacklist" and "Community" for NBC and "Rake" for Fox. The studio also produces a prolific roster of primetime cable series including dramas "Justified" for FX, "Breaking Bad" for AMC, "Damages" for DIRECTV, "Necessary Roughness" for USA "Franklin and Bash" for TNT, "Client List" for Lifetime and "Masters of Sex" for Showtime; comedies "The Big C" for Showtime, "Men at Work" for TBS and "The Boondocks" for Cartoon Network's Adult Swim. From "Los Caballeros Las Prefieren Brutas" in Latin America to a Russian version of "Married...with Children," SPT is a leader in local language production around the world. Additionally, the studio produces critically-acclaimed, highly-rated motion-pictures-for-television including the blockbuster Emmy Award-winner "Broken Trail" for AMC and ratings record-breaker "Hatfields & McCoys" for History Channel, among many others. SPT also creates original series for digital distribution.
2014 NBS Student Competition Details Now Available!
Check under the "Convention/Awards" menu for information on the rules, categories, and frequently asked questions regarding the 2014 Student Media Competition! Winners will be announced at the 2014 National Convention in Los Angeles, California.
A link to the entry form is coming soon, keep checking back!
Registration for the 72nd NBS National Convention in Los Angeles is now open!
Join us at the Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel, March 11th to the 16th!
The registration form can be found here, as well as under the "Convention" menu!
See you in sunny L.A. in March of 2014!
NBS-AERho Graduation Form now online
Does your chapter have members who are graduating? Check out the updated Graduation Form in the Chapters menu. It may help some of your members make the transition from student to professional member!
Thanks for a great 2013 National Convention!
The Board of Governors and everyone who helped organize this year's convention would like to say a big "THANK YOU!" to all the students who traveled to Washington and made this year's convention such a great success! We'd also like thank all the professionals who made time to talk and/or present at the convention, your contributions were very much appreciated as well by everyone involved!
The planning is already underway for the 2014 convention, so keep checking back, we'll be posting updates here, on our Facebook page, and on Twitter. Until then, rest up, polish your skills, and get ready for next year!