• Production Incentives


    Happenings

    Since production incentives change on almost a daily basis, EP maintains its expert standing by our constant involvement in worldwide seminars and conferences. We'll keep you abreast of where we are and what we're doing though our press clippings and calendar of events.


    Upcoming Appearances

    • BronzeLens Film Festival: Raising Money for Your Film Panel
      Atlanta, GA
      October 25, 2014

      Karen Sortor, Account Specialist on the EP Financial Solutions team, will moderate a panel at the BronzeLens Film Festival entitled "Raising Money for Your Film Panel" on Saturday, October 25 at 2:00 pm. This session will help you to really know your film's bottom line, as well as the legalities of using OPM (Other People's Money).

      Panelists include:

      • Keisha Perry, Esq. (Entertainment Attorney)
      • Breyuna L. Williams, Esq. (Entertainment Attorney)
      • Charles J. Johnson (Managing Director, Sports and Entertainment Group, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey)
      • Ron Barabas (Entertainment Attorney)

      The panel will take place at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis on Peachtree Center Ave.
      Register to Attend the Festival


    • Produced By Conference New York
      New York, NY
      October 25, 2014

      EP Financial Solutions' John Hadity will moderate a panel at Produced By NY (PBC NY) entitled "Tax Credit Financing – The New Essential Element." The session will take place from 11:15 am – 12:30 pm at the Time Warner Center.

      Panelists include:

      • Vicki Cherkas (Principal, Cherkas Strategic Consulting)
      • Bruce Cohen (Producer, Milk, Silver Linings Playbook, and American Beauty)
      • John Genz (CPA, MST, Citrin Cooperman)
      • Milan Popelka (COO, FilmNation)
      • Bob Salerno (Producer, Arbitrage, A Single Man, 21 Grams)

      EP is a proud sponsor of PBC NY.
      Register for the Conference


    • New York Production Alliance: Writers Speak
      New York, NY
      October 27, 2014

      EP's John Hadity and Flo Mitchell-Brown are speaking on a film financing panel at Writers Speak on Monday, October 27 at 7:00 pm. The panel is organized by New York Production Alliance, and will be held at Stony Brook Manhattan. Additional panelists include:

      Panelists include:

      • Jason Ward (Founder/CEO of Candy Factory Productions & Distribution)
      • Kevin Fitze (SVP and Senior Relationship Manager for City National Bank's Entertainment Division)

      To sign up to attend the panel, please email mfamanhattan@stonybrook.edu.


    • American Film Market (AFM) Finance Conference
      Santa Monica, CA
      November 7, 2014

      Joe Chianese, EVP of EP Financial Solutions, will moderate a panel on "Building Your Global Film Financing Strategy" at the AFM Finance Conference on November 7. Where is the money and how quickly can you get it? All you need to know about global financing structures and sources of film finance, including incentives, subsidies, and tax shelters.

      Panelists include:

      • Yolanda T. Cochran (EVP, Physical Production, Alcon Entertainment)
      • Mike Gabrawy (CEO, Arclight Films)
      • Fredrik Malmberg (President & CEO, Cabinet Entertainment)
      • Adrian Ward (SVP, Entertainment Industries Division, Pacific Mercantile Bank)

      EP Financial Solutions is a proud sponsor of the AFM Conference Series.
      Attend AFM


    EP Financial Solutions in the News

    For more information on any event, please contact EP Financial Solutions.