First Wave of Film Startup Alley Programming Announced

Written by Jim Kolmar | January 8, 2013
<span class="caption"><img src="/sites/default/files/news/image/Cal_Holman.jpg" width="1024" alt="" />Photo: Cal Holman</span> [Startup Alley](http://sxsw.com/film/startup-alley), a new track within the Film Conference bringing together the entrepreneur and investor communities within the entertainment world, will feature an array of activities and programming. Speakers for the day include top investors **Matt Mazzeo** of [Lowercase Capital](http://lowercasellc.com/), well known angel investor **Thomas McInerney**, **Patrick Chung** of [NEA](http://www.nea.gov/) and **Adam Lilling** of Plus Capital and [Launchpad LA](http://launchpad.la/), to name a few. Sessions will also feature game changing entrepreneurs shaping the entertainment industry, such as **Casey Pugh**, founder of [VHX.tv](http://vhx.tv/) and formerly of Vimeo and Boxee, and **Stephan Paternot**, co-founder of [TheGlobe.com](http://www.theglobe.com/) and [Slated](http://www.slated.com/). **The Launchpad** within Startup Alley offers a place for registrants to interact with some of the newest startups in the entertainment world. Visit startups at their demo tables throughout the day or at the Reception closing out the day. For more information on current exhibitors or to participate, visit http://sxsw.com/film/startup-alley.