Monday, June 5 marked the beginning of the 2017 Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) “AICP Week”. As part of the week of events, OneBeacon Entertainment was a sponsor of the “AICP Business Affairs Boot Camp: Emerging Platforms,” which featured a variety of speakers and panels addressing emerging issues and platform trends in the industry.
Founded in 1972, by a small group of television commercial production companies concerned with a single issue, today’s AICP has grown to represent exclusively, the interests of companies that specialize in producing commercials on various media – film, video, digital – for advertisers and agencies.
For more information on the event or the AICP, visit their website at aicp.com.
This holiday season, our team at OneBeacon Entertainment was proud to participate in SoCal Firefighters and Marie Corps Reserve Spark of Love Toy Drive. Over the past two decades, Spark of Love has successfully collected over 8 million new toys and sports equipment for underserved children and teens in Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Orange, Ventura and Riverside counties.
Here we are with our donation!
OneBeacon Entertainment is pleased to attend and contribute as a Platinum sponsor to the 36th annual MUSE Awards. Hosted by New York Women in Film & Television, the MUSE Awards is an annual gala holiday event to celebrate women in the entertainment industry.
This year’s honorees include : Actors Mary-Louise Parker, Debi Mazar and Martha Plimpton; Marcia Smith (President of Firelight Media); and Jacki Kelley (Chief Operating Officer of Bloomberg Media). The event will take place Thursday, December 8, from 11:30AM-2:30PM at the New York Hilton hotel.
For more information about the MUSE Awards or New York Women in Film & Television, please visit www.nywift.org.
We are pleased to announce that Joe Fitzgerald has joined OneBeacon as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating & Underwriting Officer of OneBeacon Entertainment reporting to Jeff Richardson. In his new role, Joe will lead our entertainment business, working primarily out of our Los Angeles office. With 35 years of specialty experience, including more than 24 years focused exclusively on the entertainment segment, we are excited to welcome Joe to the team. For the past 10 years, he served as National Entertainment Manager at Chubb, and previously spent much of his career at other leading carriers managing all lines of film, theater, live entertainment and contingency risks.
We are excited to announce that OneBeacon's Entertainment and Media Liability teams have joined their suite of product offerings, effective immediately.
While OneBeacon has been in the Media Liability market for more than a decade, specifically aligning this business with Entertainment allows us to better service our clients by offering well-rounded insurance solutions to a wider entertainment market. This includes a range of media outlets such as advertising agencies, publishers, broadcasters, film, television and radio producers, multimedia companies and authors.
With these new capabilities comes the same specialized industry expertise you're accustomed to. Our dedicated media underwriting team and claims staff, including attorneys, bring you 150+ years of combined media liability experience to service your business needs.
We are pleased to be able to bring these expanded capabilities to you and your clients and look forward to speaking with you more about this business. To learn more, or if you have any questions regarding media liability opportunities, please feel free reach out to anyone on our Media Liability team or visit our website at onebeaconentertainment.com.