FESTIVAL Team    

 

AWFF TEAM 2018


Sultankazy Pirzhan uulu – Festival Producer & Artistic Director

OPERATIONS
Kristin Nomura – Production Manager
Kirby Penafiel – Print Traffic Manager
Jaclyn Wu – Guest Services Manager
Anne Choi – Community Outreach Coordinator
Alicia Durufle – Production Coordinator
Burcin Tabak – Executive Assistant

PROGRAMMING

Asel Sherniyazova- Programming Executive Coordinator
Anya Ioyna – Programming Coordinator
Meral Duran – Programming Committee Member
Igor Kokarev – Programming Committee Member
Chris Kriesa – Programming Committee Member
Ellie Partovi – Programming Committee Member
Brett Syson – Programming Committee Member

DEVELOPMENT AND PHILANTHROPY


Lani Netter – Director of Development and Philanthropy
Takhee Han – Co-Director of Development
Laney Serface – Assistant to Director of Development
SPONSORSHIP
Charles Choe – Director of Sponsorship

MARKETING


Richard Chamberlain – Director of Liaison (UK and Europe)
Jay Jong (DeJong Film) – Videographer
James Kim – Photographer
Kathleen Lee – Director of Digital Marketing
Ed Marshall – Videographer
Tony Pu – Photographer
Tiffany Chen – Assistant to Director of Marketing

INDUSTRY RELATIONS


Grace Elizabeth Hwang – Executive Advisor
Chris Kriesa – Director of Industry Relations
Burcin Tabak – Jury Delegate

TALENT RELATIONS


Susan Biesack
Dori Stegman

CHINA RELATIONS

Una Wang – Founder & Executive Director
Paul Zhao
Tong “Tony” Pu
Viheng (Ding ding) Guo


Eileen Chen – Event Director
Hsi An Chen
Shuer Ta
Elise Yan
Nicole Cai
Matt Martinez
Rick Rhoades

RUSSIA RELATIONS
Igor Kokarev
Maxim Yurov

CONSULTANTS
Jeff Andrick

PR & COMMUNICATIONS
Weissman/Markovitz Communications

SATELLITE CONTACTS
Khashayar Mahmoodabadi, Iran
+98-913-110-3182
K.m.abadi@gmail.com
Sergey Anashkin, Russian Federation
+7-912 67 301 32
se-gart@yandex.ru
Cholpon Idrisova, Central Asia
+99-65-5501 0276
akylkarachach@gmail.com
Sam Lahoud, Middle East
+961-70-169 129
slahoud@ndu.edu.lb
Mohamed Rouda, Arab Peninsula, Turkey
+97150 394 8862
merci4404@earthlink.net
Sardana Savvina, Far Eastern Russian Republics

+7-92-4868 9923
ssardaana@gmail.com


PR & COMMUNICATIONS

Weissman/Markovitz Communications


Rick Markovitz

Cheri Warner