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Kogod Center for Career Development Events

Business of Entertainment Panel

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Schedule of Events

5:00—6:00 p.m. - Business of Entertainment Careers Panel Discussion
6:007:30 p.m. - Networking Reception (Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments served)


Kogod Student Lounge
Kogod School of Business, American University
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016

Join us for our annual Business of Entertainment Panel sponsored by the Kogod Center for Career Development. The event will kick off with a distinguished panel of entertainment professionals moderated by John Simson, former Executive Director of SoundExchange, and Kogod faculty member.

Confirmed Panelists:

  • Bethany Latham, Associate Director, Programming and Development, PBS
  • Jeff Newman, Vice-President of Operations,
  • Josh Levin, Adjunct Professor in Kogod's Business and Entertainment program
  • Lainie Tompkins, Media Strategy Manager, Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Immediately following the panel, there will be a networking reception, which is open to all alumni working in the entertainment industry.

Current Students

Student Registration Form

Professional attire (i.e. suit) is required for student admission to the event.

Alumni or Guest

Alumni Registration Form


Contact Adrienne O'Rourke, Assistant Director of Employer Relations, at (202) 885-1960 or