Web 2.0 Summit
Founder and CEO of Mandalay Entertainment, the visionary multimedia venture spanning movies, TV, sports, and new media, Peter Guber is among the most successful executives in the entertainment and communications industries. Films he personally produced or executive produced, including â€œRain Man,â€ â€œBatman,â€ â€œThe Color Purple,â€ â€œMidnight Express,â€ â€œGorillas In The Mist,â€ â€œThe Witches of Eastwick,â€ â€œMissing,â€ and â€œFlashdance,â€ have earned more than three billion dollars worldwide and garnered more than fifty Academy Award nominations.
Peter Guber is a sought after speaker at global events. Tapped for his wisdom and expertise, he currently appears as an analyst on numerous network and cable shows and has been a co-host for the last six years on AMCâ€™s TV show, Shootout. Guber is a noted author and in December 2007 wrote the cover article for the Harvard Business Review titled,â€ The Four Truths of the Storyteller. â€ He has since authored op-ed pieces for the New York Times and the San Francisco Chronicle. He is currently writing a business book to be published by Crown Publishing Group in the Fall of 2010. Guber is a full professor at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television and has been a member of the faculty for over 30 years.