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How NPACT Is Preparing for Peak Nonfiction TV
June 14, 2018 | Variety: Says NPACT GM John Ford, "The scripted business has evolved over a longer period of time [and] has academies and institutes devoted to it. Unscripted, because it came along later … didn’t have all of those institutions, and to some degree what we do now is filling in some of that void." READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE.
NPACT Announces Inaugural Impact Awards Winners
June 4, 2018 | Variety: A&E, WME and Big Fish Ent. are among the big winners of NPACT’s inaugural NPACT Impact Awards, Variety has learned exclusively.
A&E won NPACT’s award for network of the year, and its executive vice president and head of programming Elaine Frontain Bryant won the award for network development executive of the year.
WME won agency of the year; Big Fish Ent. won production company of the year; and NBCU Cable Ent.’s executive vice president of production management and operations David O’Connell won network production executive of the year.
Veteran producer and Wheelhouse Ent. CEO Brent Montgomery also received NPACT’s first Inspiration Award.
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Focusing on Nonfiction Producer Needs
NPACT is the trade association for nonfiction production companies, offering vital information and professional services to its members. NPACT's 99 members come in all sizes and platforms, from traditional to digital, and are spread across the U.S., Canada, U.K., South Korea, and Singapore. The members produce three-quarters of the nonfiction content airing in the United States. Nonfiction production is a multi-billion dollar industry that provides tens of thousands of high-paying jobs and NPACT is at its center.