2014 Austin Film Festival and Conference Schedule
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Pam Golum

Moderator; president The Lippin Group
Twitter: @pamjrg
Pamela Ruben Golum is President, Entertainment of The Lippin Group, one of the leading independent entertainment public relations and marketing firms in the world. Headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in New York and London, the organization is most widely recognized for its creative thinking, strategic planning, strong networking capabilities and ability to position clients’ products and services in a highly competitive marketplace.

Ms. Golum has managed some of the firm’s most prestigious accounts, including: the Law & Order branded series and creator Dick Wolf’s Wolf Films and his hugely successful Law & Orderfranchise; Jaclyn Smith and her JSI brand; projects for The Disney Channel (including the smash High School Musical telefilms and the television seriesHannah Montana), the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and the Emmy Awards and the Monte Carlo Television Festival.

During her tenure at The Lippin Group, Ms. Golum has also been involved in campaigns including the launch of several projects for The Walt Disney Studios, The Golden Girls,PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Entertainment and Media Practice, IMAX films, NATPE, Twentieth Century Fox International Television, MGM Television, Carsey-Werner Productions Siskel & Ebertand the CBS mini-series Scarlett.

Ms. Golum served two terms as Vice Chairman of TPEC, the Television Publicity Executive Committee, comprised of the top public relations professionals at studios, networks, production companies and public relations firms and she won the prestigious Bob Yeager Award for Community Service from the Publicist’s Guild in 2010. She has also been a guest speaker at Stanford University’s School of Business, UCLA, Cal State Northridge, Los Angeles Press Club and EPPS (Entertainment Publicists Professional Society). Ms. Golum has been nominated twice for the Max Weinberg Showmanship Award from the Publicists Guild of America and is a member of the Guild as well as the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. She also serves on the Educational Committee of the TV Academy.  She is joining the Board of the new University of Colorado School of Communications, scheduled to open in 2015.

Prior to joining The Lippin Group, Ms. Golum was a journalist with Fairchild Publications and before that at radio station KBOL in Boulder, Colorado.  She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Colorado and is also on the Board of Directors of the Acoustic Neuroma Association. Ms. Golum and her husband Rob, who reside in Los Angeles, have two daughters, Caroline and Jennifer.