Celebrating 10 years of achievement in entertainment technology, the Advanced Imaging Society today named 10 female industry innovators who will receive the organization’s 2019 Distinguished Leadership Awards at the its 10th annual Entertainment Technology Awards ceremony on October 28 in Beverly Hills.
The individuals were selected by an awards committee for being significant “entertainment industry growth catalysts.” The Lumiere Statuette recipients are:
Susan Brandt, president, Dr. Seuss Enterprises, San Diego
Jessica Brillhart, director, MxR Lab, USC Institute for Creative Technologies, Los Angeles
Dee Challis Davy, director, Pageant of the Masters, Festival of the Arts, Laguna Beach
Vicki Dobbs Beck, executive in charge, Industrial, Light Magic ILMxLab, San Francisco
Michelle Grady, EVP, Imageworks, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Vancouver
Patricia Keighley, chief quality guru, IMAX Corporation, Los Angeles
Holly Liu, co-founder, Kabam, San Francisco
Tamera Mowry-Housley, host of “The Real, Actress,” advocate, Los Angeles
Cynthia Slavens, director, studio mastering and operations, Pixar Animation Studios, Emeryville, Calif.
Christina Lee Storm, VP business operations, strategy & emerging technology, Advanced Creative Technology, DreamWorks Animation, Glendale, Calif.
The honors will be presented at the Society’s 10th annual Entertainment Technology Awards luncheon on October 28th at the Four Seasons Hotel at Beverly Hills. The Distinguished Leadership Awards are sponsored by Cisco.