Description: Do you want to know how Oprah and others have made MILLIONS through TV syndication? If so, then you want to be at WIFTA’s program in November. David Armour, Executive Producer of the Atlanta, GA based TV show Paternity Court will be sharing syndication secrets and tips from his personal experience with TV syndication at this unique Nov. 12, 2014 event.
David Armour will discuss topics such as…
• Understanding what syndication really is
• Syndication in different markets
• How to get a first run TV show syndicated
• The process for a producer for syndication of a first run TV show
• How syndication deals are financially structured / Who fronts the money
Development, programming and production executive David Armour is the President / CEO of 70th and York Entertainment as well as the Creator and Executive producer of the breakout hit, nationally syndicated half-hour courtroom show Paternity Court. Armour has a track record of successful shows across broadcast, cable TV and digital platforms and is a veteran show-runner. He has produced shows and held overall deals with Twentieth Television, King World, Telepictures and Sony Television.In 2005, David founded his own production company where he developed and sold shows to CBS, MTV, TLC, Style Network, E!, BET, Game Show Network and CMT.
Armour broadened his multi-platform and interactive programming experience with two recent positions. He served as VP at Endemol USA where he oversaw all original digital and branded entertainment, and Executive Produced live multi-platform interactive game shows for TBS and BET. He later worked with social TV start-up, Youtoo Technologies where he oversaw creative strategies and implementations for social and interactive television for broadcasters and producers.