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Tubefilter Hollywood Web TV Meetup:
The Digitour Debriefed

The Digitour Debriefed
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The Early Bird tickets have sold out, so get your tickets now before they're all gone!

This quarter's Tubefilter Meetup will feature performers from Digitour 2011, a 27-city national tour of top web stars with over one billion combined views and more than six million subscribers on YouTube. Artists include Dave Days, DeStorm, The Gregory Brothers, David Choi, Mystery Guitar Man, and Ricky Ficarelli, among others.

Sponsored by Openfilm's Are You The Next Web Celeb? contest, which launches May 18 from the Tubefilter Meetup.


Sarah Evershed
Executive Producer of The Digitour and President of The Cloud Media

Dave Days
#14 Most Subscribed of All Time on YouTube

#47 Most Subscribed of All Time on YouTube

#7 Most Subscribed of All Time on YouTube

Want to know if The Digitour was a success? Have these web creators unlocked a new way to reach audiences? Join us in Los Angeles on Wednesday, May 18 as The Digitour's top performers recount their experiences from the road.

The last Meetup sold out, so get your Early Bird Tickets while they last!

Social Media for Content Creators

Tubefilter has teamed up with The Caucus for Producers, Writers, & Directors—an alliance of television and new media content creators—to present "Engaging New Audiences to Grow Your Show, Your Business, and Your Brand" at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Tuedsday, May 24, 2011.

The Wrap Editor-in-Chief Sharon Waxman will modearate with confirmed panelsits David Lunar, FremantleMedia Enterprises EVP of Interactive & Consumer Products, and Sallie Olmstead, Rogers & Cowan's EVP of Convergence.

VideoNuze ELEVATE Conference

Tubefilter is partnering with VideoNuze and the ELEVATE Conference in New York on Tuesday, June 7, 2011.

Bringing together senior executives from major brands, agencies, content providers, publishers, technology providers and other online video advertising stakeholders, ELEVATE offers a mix of thought-leader keynotes, high-impact panel discussions and fireside chats and case studies, all in an action-packed marketplace environment.

Tubefilter's Joshua Cohen will be leading a panel on "Branded Entertainment's Role in the New Marketing Mix" with Jordan Hoffner, President of Digital Media at Electus, Ian Schafer, CEO and Founder of Deep Focus, and Doug Scott, President of Ogilvy Entertainment.

MediaPost OMMA Video

Major online networks like Hulu, MSN, AOL and Yahoo competing for seven-figure ad deals, and are turning to a higher caliber of content creators to develop the kind of entertainment content that rivals TV.

What’s the state of branded entertainment in 2011? Does traditional celebrity or Internet stardom prove to be more valuable in terms of talent? What kind of ROI are brands looking for now with the latest generation of online series?

Join Tubefilter's Joshua Cohen at our panel at MediaPost's OMMA Video Event on June 8, 2011 in New York: "Brands, Content and Distribution: The Holy Trinity in Branded Entertainment."

New Media Mixups

New Media Mixups are informal get-togethers held at least once a month at various locales in Los Angeles, New York, and beyond.

This year we've hosted a CES Kickoff Mixer at the Aria in Las Vegas, happy hour at The 13th Step in New York's East Village, cocktails after Tubefilter's Panel at MediaPost's OMMA Global Conference in San Francisco, and free drinks at Billy Hurricane's and Hi Fi Bar in the East Village.

Next Mixup: New York
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at Gstaad in Manhattan. We're partnering with the good people at VidoeNuze and The Fortex Group for VideoSchmooze.

Openfilm: Are You The Next Web Celeb?

Do you have excellent content and an audience? You could be the next web celeb. On May 18, Openfilm will launch the Are You The Next Web Celeb? contest and give you the chance to earn cash off of your creativity.

Join us on May 18 at the Tubefilter Meetup to find out how Openfilm can take you to the next level.

Get in the Spotlight

Spotlight ads are an excellent opportunity for independent web series to get noticed.

Feature your show in the Spotlight section throughout Tubefilter News and get in front of hundreds of thousands of web video fans.

Thanks to this month's Spotlight advertisers stalk Talk and The Silver Lake Badminton and Adventurers Club.

Sponsor Tubefilter News and Events

With over 15,000 members on its roster, Tubefilter brings together the most dynamic group of online entertainment professionals in the industry.

Our events feature the top creators, producers, talent, executives, agents, distributors, and technologists in online entertainment today.

Become a 2011 Sponsor and take advantage of an integrated Tubefilter Event, News Advertising, & Social Media Campaign package for 2011.

Thanks to our Meetup Sponsor Openfilm, and our Community Sponsors Blip.tv, SAG New Media and ValleyGirl.TV.

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