Shelbia Jackson is the Director of the Dekalb Entertainment Commission. In this video, she speaks about the process they went through to determine a strategy to propel the region forward as it relates to film and entertainment.
Mark Wofford is General Manager of PC&E, an employee owned rental company located in Atlanta. The company serves clients all over the state and works to stay on the cutting edge of technology for their production clients doing TV and movies in the state.
Meghan Bernstein is the Branch Manager of Norcostco, the leading supply house for makeup in the Southeast. She talks about the company and their growth in Georgia. The firm has expanded its product line by 30% and continues to offer more services.
Peter Stathopoulos is a Partner and leads Bennett Thrasher’s State and Local Tax practice. He has been heavily involved with film and entertainment industry. He talks about Georgia’s lead when it comes to films deciding to shoot here and views from other states.
Alan Clark is the Chair of Taylor English’s Entertainment Sports & Media Group. The firm serves as an example of professional firms and companies that benefit directly from the film tax incentives in Georgia. Alan talks about doing business in the state and how they work with clients to reduce litigation risks while serving as a translator of sorts for creatives and entertainment companies.
Buzz Law is the President and CEO of Creative Financial Group, one of the leading wealth management and financial planning firms serving the entertainment industry. Year-end tax planning is very important for those in the film, music and gaming industry. Buzz talks about qualified charitable deductions from your required minimum distributions.
Jim Stone is the CEO of Tytan Pictures. In this video, he talks about the beautiful Eatonton and Lake Country area that serves as the back drop of the Lake Country Entertainment 100 event. The event will be held on December 12th at a marvelous venue – Barrel 118.
Creative Financial Group works with numerous firms and individuals associated with the entertainment industry. President & CEO Buzz Law talks about their strategy when working with clients on comprehensive financial planning.
George Koulouris owns Grecian Gyro, one of the fastest growing restaurants in Georgia. The company has found a niche in the entertainment industry catering many productions, entertainment parties and gatherings.