SCREENWRITER’S ROUNDTABLE MEETING
Monday, April 23, 2018
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Interface Media Group
1233 20th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
TOPIC: FINAL DRAFT
Final Draft is the industry standard writing software for screenwriters.
But did you know it can do more than just record your typing?
Whether you are novice to writing screenplays or need to know what Final Draft has added – this meeting is for you!
Shelly Mellott will demonstrate how you can collaborate remotely in real time with your writing partners, store alternate lines of dialogue within the script for reference, and plan your script with high-level overview to page-by-page or beat-by-beat outlining!
FREE for WIFV Members (must be logged in)
$10 for the general public.
PRESENTER: SHELLY MELLOTT
Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Final Draft
Shelly Mellott took over Script magazine in 1995 from her father, who founded the business in 1985. She secured a newsstand presence for the publication and grew Script into a well-respected industry magazine. From 1995 to 2006, she created additional services for scriptwriters including script coverage, pitching events, and quarterly screenwriting contests sponsored by major production companies. In 2006, she became a vice president at Final Draft overseeing the Big Break Contest, social media, events, and customer relations for the company. In 2015, she became Vice President of Sales & Marketing where she manages the professional and educational sales divisions, develops initiatives that drive sales across all retail channels, and manages marketing, events and customer relations.