WIP Networking Lunch
Join HPA Women in Post for the August installment of the popular summer lunch series! These events offer attendees the opportunity for friendly networking with both speakers and fellow attendees.
WIP is delighted to present Kim Snyder, president and CEO of Panavision. Snyder has enjoyed an estimable career, which includes leadership positions in finance, regional sales, and general management. She has a passion for supporting the creative community and advancing diversity initiatives, and most recently was honored with the Alchemist Award, an HPA League Honor. She will be joined in conversation by T. Shobhana, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Marketing at Prime Focus Technologies.
Women in Post Networking Lunch
- Thursday, August 17th
This is a pre-paid event
- HPA Members – $65
- Non-Members – $85
11:45 am Check-in opens, arrivals and networking
12:30 pm Sit down for lunch.
1:20 pm Welcome and introduction to Women in Post
1:30 pm Conversation with Kim Snyder, CEO, Panavision
2:00 pm Lunch ends
Marino Restaurant main dining room, Hollywood
- 6001 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Parking: Limited street parking is available. Alternatively, valet parking is available for $15.
Featured Guest Speaker
President & CEO, Panavision
Kim Snyder has been leading Panavision’s global portfolio of companies since 2012. Under her guidance, the company has innovated in the areas of camera and lens design, enhanced its rental footprint, and expanded the company’s reach into services. She has overseen the acquisition of Light Iron, advancing Panavision’s evolution as a premier provider of end-to-end services for the feature, series, and commercial markets. Prior to joining Panavision, Snyder held the position of president and general manager for Kodak’s Entertainment Imaging Division, responsible for all aspects of its business with the motion-picture industry. Snyder’s experience is expansive and diverse, encompassing leadership positions in finance, regional sales, and general management. She is a graduate of the California University of Pennsylvania with a degree in computer science, and she holds an MBA from the University of Rochester William E. Simon Graduate School of Business. As a voting member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and an associate member of the American Society of Cinematographers, she brings a passion for supporting the creative community and advancing diversity initiatives in the industry.
In Conversation With
SVP & Global Head of Marketing, Prime Focus Technologies
With nearly two decades of strategic marketing leadership, T Shobhana is a standout professional known for delivering quantifiable business outcomes through innovative marketing approaches. As the Senior Vice President and Global Head of Marketing at Prime Focus Technologies (PFT), she drives marketing programs aimed at revenue growth, customer acquisition, and retention. She also plays a key role in forging partnerships with industry giants like AWS and Microsoft at PFT. In addition to her impactful professional journey, Shobhana has left an indelible mark through her visionary initiatives beyond the boardroom. She is the mind behind the ‘HPA League,’ a pioneering award category within the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA); she has demonstrated her commitment to promoting inclusivity and recognizing the achievements of underrepresented professionals in the Media & Entertainment industry. Her relentless efforts in championing diversity have garnered widespread recognition and praise from industry peers and stakeholders alike.