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Wednesday, April 27 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Who Wants to be Animated? The Importance of Animation in the Business of Entertainment

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Russel Hicks will provide insight into the animation business, including what it takes to create and brand a hit character that will last a lifetime in this multibillion dollar industry.

Hosted by: Professor Ron Romain

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Russel Hicks

Founder and CCO of Curiosity Ink Media, a subsidiary of Grom Social and President of Top Draw Animation a subsidiary of From Social, Grom Social
Russel Hicks is an experienced creative executive with a demonstrated history of working in the entertainment industry. As a strong business development professional he is skilled in Film/TV animation, live action film/TV production, and concept development. These opportunities have... Read More →

Wednesday April 27, 2022 3:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
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