What’s on the Horizon for Media Finance Professionals


The Media Financial Management Association (MFM) and its BCCA subsidiary, the media industry’s credit association, are presenting an opportunity to learn about the issues that will define the media industry in the coming year at a Sept. 12 event in New York.

Media Outlook 2020 is to be held from 8am-noon at the offices of Lowenstein Sandler LLP, 1251 Avenue of the Americas, Floor 17, in New York.  

Co-chairing this year’s Media Outlook 2020 are NBCUniversal’s Antonella Ricciardi, SVP Group Controller of Entertainment & Lifestyle Networks and Telemundo Network,  and George Berbari, Directorr of International Revenue, Planning & Analysis at A+E Networks.

Topics on the agenda for this year include a look at the media ecosystem; impact on news of the 2020 Presidential election; streaming wars; and cybersecurity.

“Media Outlook 2020 offers participants a chance to connect to key financial leaders in the media and entertainment industry, and those covering the field,” said Mary Collins, (4) President/CEO of MFM and BCCA, the media industry’s credit association. “Our co-chairs, Antonella and George, are presiding over a seminar that provides our members real time, actionable information they can use upon returning to their businesses.”