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BANFF 101: Turn A Blind Date Pitch Meeting Into A Hot Love Story

Sunday, June 11, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Should you bring a box of chocolates to woo a buyer? No... but you should know the flow; what moves to make and when to make them. Pitch experts, Mark and Jeanne Simon, co-founders of, will reveal how to flirt... tease... and make bold advances to spark a True Romance deal in a pitch meeting.

  • How to start the pitch of your dreams
  • Pitch Do's and Titanic failures
  • The ONE question you must pop
  • When you need to shut the %$#@ up!


This is an interactive session! A few brave volunteers will get the chance to pitch their shows on stage to the Simons who will critique the pitches with tough but Big Love…and pitch it back to them.


Mark Simon
Sell Your TV Concept Now Inc

Jeanne Simon
Pitch Expert, Content Creator, Head Writer
Sell Your TV Concept Now Inc

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At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures?


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