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Pensacola TV Pitch Competition Powered by GreenlightGO

Prepare for an illuminating journey into the heart of television production! Thanks to the generous support of FLPL, Space Florida and the TechFarms ITEN startup competition, GreenlightGO proudly presents an event crafted to propel local content creators into the spotlight.

Here's what's on the agenda:

Part 1 - Fireside Chat:
Delve into the intricacies of TV creation alongside industry titans Colby Gaines and Michael Hirschorn. Colby Gaines, the dynamic co-founder of GreenlightGO and owner of Back Roads Entertainment, brings an extensive track record of over 30 successful series, specials, and pilots, including hits like "50 Central" (BET) featuring music icon 50 Cent, "Big Bad BBQ Brawl," and "Joking Off" (MTV). GreenlightGO co-founder Michael Hirschorn, also the decorated CEO of Ish Entertainment, will discuss the process of building his multi-Emmy Award-winning portfolio, which includes groundbreaking projects such as "Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America's Elections" on HBO and "Gringo" on Showtime. Michael’s latest project “Fallen Idols” recently premiered on Max.

Part 2 - Pitch Perfect:
Are you ready to pitch your own show idea? Seize the opportunity to present your ideas to our panel of industry experts. Whether you're a seasoned professional or a fresh-faced newcomer, this is your chance to shine! Up to 6 local content creators will receive invaluable feedback and potential development opportunities to help transform their vision into reality. Submit your TV show idea to GreenlingGO’s Brian Meece to be considered.

- Pitch Submissions Due Date: June 17th
- Accepted Pitches Announced: June 20th
- Pitch Event Date: June 26th
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- Pitch Event Date: June 26th
- Pitch Event Location: Pensacola Little Theatre
- Doors: 5:30pm for a Mix and Mingle
- Event Begins: 6:30pm
- Panel with Local Host: 6:30-7:30
- Break: 7:30 - 8:00
- Pitch Presentations: 8:30 - 9:30
- Networking and After Party: 9:30-10:30