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Film Festival Producer Eric Vollweiler’s Advice for Those Hoping to Follow in His Footsteps

Eric Vollweiler is a widely-known and respected film festival and entertainment event producer and marketing consultant. He has, for instance, being the producer of the Saratoga Springs International Film Festival, the marketing and advertising consultant for the Buffalo Niagara International Film Festival, and the marketing specialist for the Artemis Woman in Action Film Festival.

What is your overall philosophy for leading an organization?

Being passionate and loving the work I do.

What personality traits, skills, and education do you think all event planners/producers must have?

They must be able to communicate with honesty and integrity, understand the audience they are targeting and the demographics of this audience, and work hard.

What inspired you to become a film festival producer?