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Business Essentials II: Advanced Workshop
CHIEF CREATIVE OFFICER
INDUSTRIAL & COMMERCIAL
Screen Producers Australia
Nathan Mayfieldis the Chief Creative Officer and co-founder of Hoodlum, an Emmy and BAFTA Award winning Entertainment Company. Mayfield has been the creative force behind Hoodlum’s multiplatform, television series and feature film work. He has worked alongside his co-founder Tracey Robertson to expand the business across the globe and across many different mediums. In 2017, Nathan produced the feature film AUSTRALIA DAY for Foxtel and released theatrically through Icon Film Distribution and launched a VR documentary, INSIDE MANUS, for SBS. Hoodlum is currently in production on HARROW, a 10 part series with ABC Australia and ABC Studios International and in preparation on TIDELANDS, a 10 part series for Netflix, their first original series for the territory.
Kylee is a digital content/television producer and entrepreneur. She has received global recognition for her interactive work.
Kylee has fifteen years of experience producing documentaries and media programs throughout Africa, Central Asia, Europe, the USA, Australia and New Zealand. Kylee has produced content for all five free-to-air Australian broadcasters and her shows have been screened in over 100 countries to international audiences.
For the past five years her interactive projects have achieved outstanding international marketplace recognition. Kylee’s leadership in the cross-platform field has been recognized at XMedia Lab, iKids Awards, Sports Technology Awards (UK), Login Conference Venture Capital (USA), SXSW (USA) and includes two nominations at MIPTV Cube’s interactive awards (Cannes).
Kylee specializes in creating audience targeted digital properties, each designed with unique go-to-market plans and business models. She is able to work in a small team and adapt ideas quickly to suit different market spaces.
Kylee has recently returned from three and a half years in the US where she launched two apps and designed a reality TV/investment platform that takes advantage of the new non-accredited investment laws in the US - a platform that allows viewers to equity invest.
Most recently Kylee has been appointed Entrepreneur in Residence at Southern Cross University’s Enterprise Lab. She has been tasked with building capacity around entrepreneurship in this part of regional Australia.
Owen Johnston has worked for Screen Producers Australia for over a decade in both policy and industrial relations. Owen has produced feature films, documentaries, television drama, and commercials and is a former Director of Film Development and Marketing at the Australian Film Commission.