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Florida Media Market’s 6th Global Conference “The Bridge to the World”

Florida Media Market’s 6th Global Conference "The Bridge to the World"January 30 – February 3, Shelborne Hotel, 1801 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach

Florida Media Market’s 6th Global Conference entitled “The Bridge to the World” brings filmmakers and executives from all over the world for five days of pitching, deal-making and first ever Shift Awards Gala. For more info contact sonya@floridamediamarket.com

The Florida Media Market will be having the first ever Goddess Mujer Woman (GMW) Breakfast on Thursday, January 31, 9 am- 12 pm. FIVE powerful women in Entertainment from FIVE continents come together for a panel of the importance of women programming and the role women play in the industry. This is empowering executive and filmmaker women from all over the world to create Better Entertainment for a Better World.

Florida Media Market 2013 Shift Awards Gala, on Saturday, February 2nd, starting at 6pm, will include The Shift Awards which will be honoring those who have made programming that has raised social awareness and made an impact globally. Host, award-winning singer/actress, Maria Conchita Alonso, along with stars such as Victor Gonzalez, Sonya Smith, Gabriel Porras, Hector Soberon, Laura Termini, among others will be presenting awards to a winner in each category. Nominees for domestic and international programming include: A girl in Progress by Pantelion/ Lionsgate, American Idol by Freemantle, La Promesa by Caracol, A donde esta Elisa by Telemundo, Capadocia by HBO, Casos de Familia by Venevision, etc. Will also be awarding those executives who have made a difference in the Entertainment industry including: Armando Nuñez for Distribution Lifetime Achievement Award, Allen Schwalb for Management Lifetime Management Achievement Award and Tom Mohler for Visionary Award.