2022 CalCPA Entertainment Industry Conference

For more than 50 years CalCPA's Entertainment Industry Conference has provided business managers with an opportunity to gather and gain insights and practical advice for issues unique to the industry. Here, you'll learn about critical legislative and regulatory developments and get up to speed on other trending topics related to the entertainment industry in California.

  • California and Federal Hot Topics: Tax and Other Issues
  • Character of Gains or Loss
  • Touring Challenges | BREAKOUT A
  • Rules of Different Platforms | Breakout B 
  • The Rise of Podcasts | BREAKOUT A
  • NFTs and Crypto Regulations Updates | BREAKOUT B
  • Lunch and Accountant of the Year Award
  • Transition to General Session Ballroom
  • Keynote: Future of Entertainment Industry
  • Transition to General Session Ballroom
  • Trends in Profit Participation Audits and Litigation
  • Name, Image, Likeness (NIL) Deals
  • International Issues
  • Budget Bill 2022, Tax Planning and Interaction of Estate & Income Tax
  • Final Remarks | Proceed to Post-Conference Reception
WHEN: JUNE 21, 2022: | 8:30 a.m.– 4:30 p.m. 
WHERE: Skirball Cultural Center; 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles 


SPEAKERS INCLUDE: (see bios online):

  • Mark A. Pariser, CPA, Partner at Dunn, Praiser and Peyrot
  • Mark Roesler, CEO, CMG Worldwide
  • Douglas Johnson, Managing Partner and Johnson Johnson
  • Nick Farmer, FCA, CTA, ADIT, Partner at Menzies
  • Dennis Perez, Principal, Hochman Salkin
  • Bob Jason, JD, Parter at NKSFB, LLC
  • Michael Hacia, Partner, at WG&S LLP
  • Len Glickman, LL.B., Parter at Business Law Group
  • Shane Nix, LL.M, J.D., Partner and Venable LLP
  • Bill Harris, Partner and NKSFB, LLC
  • Jason Bernstein, VP/Assistant General Counsel and AEG
  • Courtney Brunious, COO and Altius Sports Partners
  • Marcie Cleary, Partner and Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
  • Ilan Haimoff, CPA, CIA, CFE, CFF, Partner and Profit Participation Practice Leader at GHJ
  • Jeffrey Cole, Research Professor and USC Annenberg
  • Polina Chapiro, Partner and GHJ
  • Travis Dunlap, Agent and William Morris Endeavor
  • Bradford S. Cohen, Partner at JMBM
  • Gregory Zbylut, CPA, Tax Manager and Singer Burke Simmer & Kogan LLP
  • Zahra Nurmohamed, Partner at Cassels
  • Platinum: City National Bank
  • Gold: Actuaries Unlmited, Inc.; Hub International
  • Silver: Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP; Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP; Sagemark Consulting
  • Lunch: Sound Royalties
About CalCPA
CalCPA traces its heritage to 1903 when the California State Society of Certified Public Accountants was organized. In 1909, it merged with two other state CPA associations to form CalCPA. CalCPA serves more than 43,000 members in public practice, private industry, students, academia and government, and has 14 chapters across California. CalCPA also offers more than 1,400 live courses, conferences, webcasts and on-demand self-study courses annually. More information is available online.


David Colgren 
Colcomgroup, Inc.
Email | (917) 587-3708