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Leisure Business Enlists Veterans in Media &


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LOS ANGELES, Nov. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Occasion sponsors Activision/Blizzard Leisure/Name of Obligation Endowment, A+E Networks, Amazon Studios, Dangerous Robotic, Comcast NBCUniversal, Deloitte, First Leisure Credit score Union, FOX, LinkedIn, Paramount Photos, Sony Photos Leisure, ViacomCBS, The Walt Disney Studios and WarnerMedia be part of Veterans in Media & Leisure (VME) to current the third annual Veterans in Leisure Summit, a two-day digital occasion working Nov. 16 and 17 from 9 am – 3 pm PT.

This 12 months’s total theme is “Below the H.A.T.” (Honor our heritage, Adapt our experiences, and Transition to new pathways), with a concentrate on veterans and active-duty personnel in transition, together with army spouses and relations, thinking about manufacturing or company careers.

The occasion will embrace an interview with LTG Charles D. Luckey (Ret.); a dialog with Military veteran and actor, J.R. Martinez; dwell panels that includes veterans and writers from Warner Bros. Tv/CBS’ “United States of Al” and CBS’ “SEAL Group”; a session with recreation builders from Activision Blizzard; and talks with creatives, executives, and representatives from main business unions.

This system additionally highlights an data session on the way to apply for the brand new DC Comics’ “Milestone Initiative” comedian e-book creator program for veterans and different underserved voices.

Along with workshops with human assets representatives in the course of the occasion, members of the Summit might be eligible to participate in an leisure business recruitment week hosted by VME in early December. These candidates will be capable to meet straight with veterans already working within the business for mentorship alternatives, in addition to with recruiters for resume evaluation and interview teaching.

“The objective of this Summit is to convey collectively the leisure and army communities and spotlight profession alternatives within the business,” mentioned actor and VME Co-Chair Tom McCafferty. “We’re extremely grateful to all our companions who proceed to assist open doorways for veterans which have lengthy been in any other case inaccessible.”

Karen Kraft, Producer and VME Co-Chair, added, “For veterans and army relations working behind the scenes and producing content material for the Summit, it is an opportunity to put on the uniform once more and help our neighborhood.”

The entire occasions might be on-line and free to register at: https://bit.ly/vies2021

About Veterans in Media & Leisure

Veterans in Media & Leisure (VME) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to attach U.S. army veterans working or aspiring to work within the leisure business to jobs, internships, and academic alternatives. VME presently supplies packages and companies to just about 4,700 veterans nationwide. Extra data could be discovered at https://vmeconnect.org.



Rebecca Murga
Communications Director, VME
Telephone: 484-554-3213
E-mail: [email protected]

Jessica Zacholl
Company Communications, Warner Bros.
Telephone: 818-468-0505
E-mail: [email protected]

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