Kim Jackson

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Kim Jackson is the Co-Founder and President of Entertainment at SingularDTV. Prior to creating SingularDTV she served as a Producer and President of Evotion Media (formerly Streetwise Pictures), where she spearheaded the NYC-based film production company investor relations and award-winning production services for feature films. An accomplished producer, she began her career in Los Angeles at Disney/Touchstone, and has been intimately involved in numerous productions, including MUNICH directed by Steven Spielberg, CLICK directed by Frank Coraci and INSIDE MAN directed by Spike Lee. Kim studied Biochemistry and Environmental Science at Simmons College in Boston, and is an adjunct professor at the The New School University in Manhattan teaching "The Producers Craft", when she is not involved in a production. Ms. Jackson is honored to serve as a judge for the Student Academy Awards, Daytime Emmys and as a jury member for numerous student film festivals in New York. 



Patrick Wachsberger

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Patrick Wachsberger is Chairman of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group, joining the Company when Lionsgate acquired Summit Entertainment in January 2012. He has proved during more than 30 years in the motion picture industry to be one of the leading international film executives in the world. Lionsgate's feature film slate has generated successful global box office hits, led by the global box office phenomenon LA LA LAND, winner of six Academy Awards®, the blockbuster HUNGER GAMES, NOW YOU SEE ME and JOHN WICK among others. Before joining Lionsgate, Mr. Wachsberger served as the Co-Chairman and President of Summit Entertainment, the company he helped launch in 1993, in addition to being CEO of Summit International. Mr. Wachsberger led Summit's evolution into one of the premier independent filmed entertainment studios worldwide, launching the blockbuster TWILIGHT SAGA franchise and THE HURT LOCKER.


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Michael Barker

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Michael Barker is Co-President and Co-Founder of Sony Pictures Classics, which he and Tom Bernard founded nearly 25 years ago. Over the years, Barker and his team have distributed and produced some of the world’s finest independent movies, receiving a total of 159 Academy Award nominations. Previously, Barker was an executive at United Artists (1980-1983) and co-founder of Orion Classics (1983–1991).


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