FAST Festival Lines Up Lionsgate’s Chase Brisbin


The FAST Festival, taking place from July 23 to 25, will feature a keynote conversation with Chase Brisbin, executive VP of international SVOD sales and head of global channels at Lionsgate. You can sign up for your free registration here.

Brisbin is a 12-year veteran of Lionsgate. She manages Lionsgate’s growing portfolio of more than two dozen FAST channels worldwide, including MovieSphere, the only global premium movie channel offered by a major studio and the first FAST channel to be ranked by Nielsen. Brisbin is also responsible for licensing and distributing Lionsgate’s slate of feature films, lineup of premium television series, hit STARZ original series and the film and television library.

The second edition of the FAST Festival will feature keynotes and panels with leading FAST channel operators, AVOD acquisition executives and distributors. It will be streamed live and available on-demand on The first festival attracted more than 1,700 registered participants and hundreds of additional viewers watching the sessions on demand. Look for announcements in the coming weeks about speakers and sessions.

Brisbin joins the previously announced roster of FAST Festival speakers: Roku’s David Eilenberg, Tubi’s David Salmon, Rakuten TV’s Marcos Milanez, Samsung TV Plus’s Jenn Batty, Pluto TV’s Katrina Kowalski, wedotv’s Philipp Rotermund, Plex’s Scott Olechowski, Free TV Networks’ Thanasis Tsiris and Lightning International’s James Ross. Look for more announcements soon.

Unlike other events requiring hefty registration fees, attendance to the FAST Festival is FREE. ONLY those registered will receive access to our Exclusive White Paper on FAST trends, featuring key intel from the event in a compact, easy-to-digest format. For your free registration, please go here.

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