The New TV Star: How to Build an Audience Online
Tuesday, March 17
11:00AM - 12:00PM
98 San Jacinto Blvd
Today’s popular video stars and celebrities are breaking the pre-established mold long held in Hollywood. As more and more consumers are cutting the cord and turning to online video as their primary entertainment medium, the second screen has become the first. A new generation of video star has taken over and their fan bases are widespread and ferociously loyal, creating a new generation of “TV star.”
For those looking to leverage this growing audience, this panel will provide an overview from experts across the online video ecosystem. In this session, Tyler Oakley, YouTube personality, Tom Ryan, co-founder and CEO of Pluto.TV, Steve Raymond, co-founder and CEO of Big Frame and moderator, Michelle Castillo, Reporter for Adweek, will discuss what it takes to succeed in today’s competitive online video ecosystem and how content creators can stand out from the crowd, build an audience, create a successful brand and leverage that into ad dollars.