Georja Skinner

Division Chief, Creative Industries, Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism, State of Hawaii

Georja Skinner

Division Chief, Creative Industries, Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism, State of Hawaii

Biography

Georja was named the head of the Creative Industries Division for the State of Hawaii in 2007. Since her appointment she has created a number of new initiatives, including the new Creative Lab Hawaii. Prior to this appointment she enjoyed success as the first film commissioner for the County of Maui (1993-1999), President of the Hawaii Filmmakers Institute (1998-2004), President of Skinner Entertainment (2000-2007) where she was nominated for an Emmy, and President of Skinner Communications (1983-1990). She is a graduate of the Art Center College of Design and a member of Women in Film and the Producers Guild of America.

All session by Georja Skinner

World Summit on the Creative Economy and Creative Industries – Day 1

09:00 - 16:00
1776 Global Incubator, 2231 Crystal Drive, Suite #1000, Arlington, VA