The ShowBiz Store and Café hosted the New Media Innovators Panel which Focused on the Growth of the Industry of Live, Long-form Web TV Shows and Web TV Networks like The Room Live and Mingle Media TV Network and Streaming Technology Firms Like Stickam. Kristyn Burtt, host and creator of the webseries, The Web Files will be the moderator of the panel on Wednesday and will talk about the growth of live, interactive web shows that are long form, and what types of trends and audiences are coming and engaging. redcarpetcloset.blogspot.com Panelists for the event include: Stephanie Piche, CEO, Founder of Mingle Media TV Network; http://www.minglemediatv.com. Stephanie is serial entrepreneur, marketing strategist and new media producer. She is the founder and Executive Producer of Mingle Media TV, an online media and live, interactive web TV network company producing and curating an average of 40 hours of video content weekly for a largely female audience. Piche has been producing long-form video content since early 2009 with a previous network she created and now focuses on both live, and produced web shows on over 20 different lifestyle topics. Mingle Media TV is also a sponsor of the Audience Choice Awards category in the New Media Film Festival for web series creators. Michael Davis, Co-Founder and Executive Producer of The Room Live online network; http://www.theroomlive.com. The Room Live is an online network that produces original series in a live interactive format. All content is traditional length programming in 30 & 60-minute blocks, and produced out of The Room Live’s studio in Hollywood, CA. The content is focused in 5 main area’s Music, Talk, Game Shows, Cooking and Comedy. The talent is generally well known or celebrity talent that is Los Angeles based. All the content is executive produced by The Room Live team, while enabling the talent to produce and have a larger control over their shows as well — allowing the content to be original and pure. All the programming is broadcast free via The Room Live website, as well as distributed throughout the web. Susan Johnston, New Media Film Festival Director http://www.newmediafilmfestival.com. The New Media Film Festival (NMFF) spotlights stories worth telling. The festival celebrates innovative and imaginative visual work that can make audiences laugh, cry, think, and go beyond the ordinary. In its second year, NMFF exhibits a selection of both short and long-form works that exhibit a strong personal vision combined with the highest standards of creative excellence and technical achievement. This event was streamed live at http://www.minglemediatv.com/SpecialEvents.html on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 7:00 PM PST; while simulcasting on the iPhone, Blackberry, Android, and other smart phones via the Stickam.com FREE app and will be archived for on-demand replay through Blip.TV, Boxee, and Roku and as an iTunes podcast. The event was held at the Showbiz Store and Cafe, a division of Media Services, dedicated to serving the entertainment industry as the best resource for production software, books, computers and accessories. In addition to its online store, http://www.showbizsoftware.com, Showbiz Store and Cafe operates two retail locations in Los Angeles and New York. Whether you are looking for industry events, film festival sponsorships, the best price on production supplies or a great Wi-Fi cafe, this is your entertainment production resource. For more information, please visit: Media Services at http://www.media-services.com, Showbiz Store at http://www.showbizsoftware.com.