Friday August 11 3:00-4:30pm

Roundtable Discussion: Hollywood Agents and Executives



Jennifer Buonantony (Press Pass LA)Jennifer Buonantamy.jpg

Jennifer is the Owner of PPLA. Her passion is story-telling, which moved her cross-country to Hollywood eight years ago. She is a Syracuse alumni and has worked in production, talent management, and as talent. She puts her extensive experience to use as the main host/reporter for the site. When she is not covering a red carpet or interviewing an industry heavy-hitter, she works as an actor and screenwriter. More on her story at



Brian Goldberg (Partner, WPA)

Brian J. Goldberg began his career in 2007 as a member of Paradigm Talent Agency’s Business Affairs Department. While at Paradigm, his passion for below-the-line talent became evident, leading Brian to represent television and film’s top editors, cinematographers, line producers, costume designers, and production designers. Considered to be a part time “manager” by his clients, he is extremely hands on with all of his clients and their goals. Brian graduated from The George Washington University with both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees where he focused his studies in media and public affairs, history, and electronic media. Brian is an active member of the Television Academy

Liza Glucoft (Executive Producer of Programming, Awesomeness TV)LIza Glucoft .jpg

Liza Glucoft was just named the Executive Producer of Programming at  Awesomeness TV (ATV). Her role at Awesomeness TV includes overseeing all projects created for off platform (Go90, Hulu, Facebook Spotlight, etc.)

Liza also owns her own production company where she completes video content for clients including Nestle, ATV, Conde Nast, Darby Smart and more! In addition, she recently sold two pilots to Gunpowder Sky, one if which was jointly then sold to Facebook for their Spotlight Program (airing in August or September.)  Prior to this, she was the Head of Video at Thrive Market and previous to that, the Supervising Producer at Conde Nast Entertainment where she launched their digital video department.