Entertainment Industry

Whit Blakeley and Peggy Still Johnson with RoadShow Equity Partners

About the Show On this CEO Exclusive, we continue our series discussing the entertainment industry, which is a booming industry in Georgia, with Whit Blakeley and Peggy Still Johnson with Roadshow Equity Partners, Georgia's first dedicated investment fund for independent films. About RoadShow Equity Partners Whit Blakeley, Founder and CEO of RoadShow Equity Partners, has 30 years [...]

By | 2018-10-01T08:36:15+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Whit Blakeley and Peggy Still Johnson with RoadShow Equity Partners

Will Netflix Start an Avalanche?

In 2016 there were more major films shot in Georgia than in California, or in the whole countries of Canada or England. Since the  30% tax incentive plan, called HB 1100, took effect in 2008 the entertainment industry in Georgia has increased over 20 times, from $93 million in direct spending in 2007 to 2.02 [...]

By | 2018-09-27T12:26:35+00:00 September 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Shelbia Jackson with Dekalb Entertainment Commission and Sonja Szubski with City of Tucker

About the Show On this CEO Exclusive, we discuss trends in the entertainment industry, including how Georgia is now one of the biggest entertainment industry locations, with Executive Director of the Dekalb Entertainment Commission, Shelbia Jackson, and Sonja Szubski, City Community Connector with the City of Tucker. About Our Guests Shelbia Jackson is the Director [...]

By | 2018-09-04T09:25:06+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Comments Off on Shelbia Jackson with Dekalb Entertainment Commission and Sonja Szubski with City of Tucker