The Hack to Working Smarter in Media & Entertainment

September 23rd, 2020 | 12PM CT

Learn how an award-winning director is tackling today’s challenges!

The shift to remote work has created myriad challenges for the media & entertainment industry. Creators, directors, and producers alike have had to figure out new ways to attack old problems, to get faster and smarter, and to reach stuck-at-home audiences who are hungrier than ever for content. 

On Wednesday, September 23rd at 12 p.m. CT, we'll sit down for an open discussion between Jacob Reed, an award-winning director and writer, and Rev's own video producer, Austin Canary, to hear first-hand how you can overcome some of the current challenges, and trim the fat from your workflow without sacrificing collaboration or creativity.

This live webinar and Q&A session will cover:

  • How transcripts can help speed up editing and reinvigorate the creative process
  • Specific use cases for incorporating transcripts and captions into your content
  • How Jacob used Rev to develop an award-winning entry into the Easterseals Disability Film Challenge

This events speakers are:

Jacob Reed, Award-Winning Director and Writer

Jacob Reed is known for his ability to craft nuanced performances from improvisers and Oscar-winners alike, owed partially to more than a decade as a teacher and performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. Jacob has directed for Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central, Funny or Die, Nickelodeon and BuzzFeed. His ability to tap into pop-cultural moments has resulted in hundreds of millions of views for his videos. His commercial clients include Miller Lite, Ford, IKEA, Chili’s, Amazon, Macy’s, LEGO, Google, Hot Wheels, Hasbro, Coffee-mate, Wendy’s, Best Buy, LG, Whiskas, and many others.

Austin Canary, Video & Content Marketing Manager at Rev

Austin Canary manages video and content marketing for Rev, the leading technology for speech-to-text services. Austin has a background in media production and a deep passion for creative storytelling. He graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in Radio-TV-Film.

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