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WSB-TV (10/11/17) – DeKalb County Launches new Entertainment Commission

WSB TV reports on the new DeKalb Entertainment Commission. Reporter Audrey Washington talked with the Commission’s director, Shelbia Jackson, and highlighted DeKalb-based Third Rail Studios.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (10/10/17): Movies, music and gaming recruited to DeKalb County

The AJC reports on the official launch of the new DeKalb Entertainment Commission. The Commission’s Shelbia Jackson says: “The purpose of the commission is to help us build an ecosystem that supports the [entertainment] industry in DeKalb.” Read more: http://tinyurl.com/yc7pcoxv.

 

 

CBS46 (10/9/17): New DeKalb Entertainment Commission Launches

CBS46 reports on the launch of the new DeKalb Entertainment Commission. Live from Blackhall Studios, one of several new studios in the county, Adam Murphy talked with DeKalb’s Shelbia Jackson. Click the link or the video below for the full story: https://t.co/VtooYuYfM4.

New DeKalb Entertainment Commission Launches to Drive Economic Engine of County’s Entertainment Industry

Oct. 11 — Launch Event Connects DeKalb Industry Influencers
Oct. 21 — Entertainment Expo: Panels on Film/TV, Music and Digital Gaming

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DECATUR, GA — The new DeKalb Entertainment Commission officially launched on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, with a gala, red-carpet event including hundreds of Georgia entertainment industry leaders and influencers. A division of Decide DeKalb, the Development Authority for DeKalb County, the Commission is charged with stimulating economic growth across the country in film, television, music and digital entertainment. Continue reading “New DeKalb Entertainment Commission Launches to Drive Economic Engine of County’s Entertainment Industry”