Matt O'Connell | Jan 10, 2012
Leading conference discovery platform provides film and entertainment web publishers film festival content: Launches with LiveForFilms.com
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 10, 2012
Conference Hound, the San Francisco-based conference discovery platform, has announced offering a live stream of constantly updated listings in the film industry via a new Widget. The Conference Hound film festival widget has been launched at LiveforFilms.com, a popular film community site.
Conference Hound CEO Bruce Carlisle commented, “The launch of our film festival widget is one more example of the value our comprehensive curated conference and festival listings provides to publishers across the digital universe. We are providing this content to web and mobile publishers at no charge. Phil Edwards at Live for Films does a great job keeping film aficionados abreast of the most exciting news in the film industry as part of this blog. We’re pleased to add our content to his site.”
Phil Edwards of Live For Films commented, “The fantastic widget keeps myself and the readers of LiveForFilms.com updated on all the amazing film festivals around the World. It saves a lot of time that used to be spent hunting around the Web for the details. Conference Hound are truly epic for putting this wonderful widget together.”
About Conference Hound
Conference Hound maintains a highly searchable and growing conference database of 50,000-plus curated conferences, trade shows, conventions and other large events. The platform provides a high value social destination for conference attendees. Users may search conferences by date, city, tag, industry, speakers, friends, colleagues, venue and much more, providing the conference and event ecosystem with a service previously unavailable at this scale and level of precision. The platform also provides useful “at the conference” insights as well as libraries of videos, presentations and links.
The seed-funded company is led by CEO, Bruce Carlisle, and CTO, Jay Hung. Conference Hound is a global platform for advertisers, event organizers and exhibitors to reach the 40 million conference attendees who spend $11 billion annually on fees and passes in the U.S. alone.
About Live for Films
Live for Films is a film-focused blog that gives news & opinion on the latest, coolest developments on a variety of topics. LFF covers art, comics, movies, TV, video games, and anything exciting enough to strike the fancy of owner Phil Edwards. Edwards is a family man based out of the UK who harbors a passion for the aforementioned topics, and easily gets that passion across to his diverse readership.
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About the Author: Matt hails from Boston and has a background in Film and Writing. As weather phenomena go, he prefers earthquakes to Nor'easters these days, so he's currently residing in the East Bay. He produced a feature film called "Night Sounds" after graduating from Emerson College, which premiered at a film festival in Massachusetts. Matt continues to write screenplays and work in the film community, while working as a freelance copywriter, editor, and part-time member of the Hound.