Panelists gathered for a talk during day 1 of the #bnmwebfest 2017 at @fraziersontheave in historic #hampden neighborhood. Gathered from left to right- @digitalchicktv - #digitalchick herself! Daryn Strauss is a WRITERS GUILD AWARD winning writer, producer, and director, who has made her mark in the digital world and emerged as an expert in online video and digital content production, having developed online video series, video platforms, live events, livestreams, social media and other digital content experiences for #NBCUniversal , #AOL , #PBS , Astronauts Wanted, and Sony Music, which have won numerous digital publishing awards. Actress @traceyfairaway Tracey Fairaway is an American actress, model, singer and voice artist best known for voicing the role of Mandy Hellman on the animated television sitcom #NeighborsfromHell , in 2010. Also lead actress in the #alloyentertainment web series #FirstDay sponsored by #kmart in 2010. She is also known for #MakeitorBreakit and most recently starred as #TomHanks daughter in #HologramfortheKing and as the daughter of #JuliaLouisDreyfus in #EnoughSaid . Thom Woodley (holding mic) is Executive Creative Director for Electus/CollegeHumor #Electus #CollegeHumor @electus_llc In 2006, Thom helped usher in the online video revolution with the launch of his seminal hipster comedy #TheBurg (called one of the Best Ideas of the Year by the New York Times). He also created, wrote and produced #TheAll -For-Nots (a co-production with Michael Eisner), All's Faire, and #Greg &Donny, which won the IFC Out of the Box Award at the 2010 New York Television Festival. For his screenwriting and webseries work he has been nominated for the #WritersGuild , #Webbyawards and #Streamyawards , and is a recipient of the 2013 Emerging Storytellers program at the IFP. He is also a founding member of the International Academy of Web Television, is the first professor of Webseries at the School of Visual Arts, teaches at the New York Conservatory for the Dramatic Arts and Miami Ad School, and has written and addressed Congress on the subject of internet neutrality.