As writers, is there anything that makes our palms sweat more than networking? While plenty of people genuinely enjoy meeting new faces and making new industry friends, a lot of us don't know where to start approaching people when we're at a party or on social media.
Networking, though, is a huge part of this industry, and a vital skill to have in order to build a long term career. And... cue the palm sweat.
Thankfully, we don't have to wade into these waters blind. Parker Lemal-Brown is here to give us all of his pro-tips to make networking easy and fun!
This 90 Minute Webinar Will Cover:
- Social media and digital reach outs
- Being genuine
- Building and maintaining relationships
- Navigating the networking event
- Live Q&A
Parker Lemal-Brown (he/him) is a writer, producer, lyricist and story consultant. Parker started as a TV development intern at eOne and has worked with Amazon, Netflix, Shondaland, Quibi, and Paramount. He is also a seasoned script reader for Coverfly, The Black List, and Roadmap Writers.
Parker recently wrote an episode for GREASE: RISE OF THE PINK LADIES on Paramount Plus. He also worked in the writers' rooms on TRANSPARENT, BLUFF CITY LAW, THE BAKER AND THE BEAUTY and Netflix's BRIDGERTON.
His original pilots blend dark comedy, grounded sci-fi, and LGBTQ+ stories and have been pitched to production companies including John Wells and Skydance.
Parker is represented by Kaplan-Perrone Entertainment.
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