EVENT SPEAKERS:

WEZ MERCHANT

Strike Media (UK)

VUE BAR

13:15

ECA SURGERY: 'Public Relations'

Wez Merchant is the creator of MyFilmClub®, the social film app currently taking the film industry by storm. Originally from a film PR background, Wez still runs marketing company Strike Media, and has worked within the entertainment sector for over 15 years and has an envious black book of contacts accumulated across his career. Clients include Paramount Pictures and Secret Cinema.

The MyFilmClub app has been gaining significant recognition since its launch in June 2017 and has become the first app to finally bring together data between distributors and exhibitors. Recently the app has sponsored at The Screen Awards, BASE Awards and The CTBF Summer Party – the CTBF is the app’s chosen charity.

In his spare time Merchant is a keen singer, footballer and badminton player as well as charity fundraiser.