MFM Localism Events  

We have some exciting local events taking place this year in Washington DC, Atlanta, Boston, Los Angeles and New York City! Localisms are free to attend, but all must register prior to the event. Events are open to all MFM members as well as those interested in learning more about MFM membership.

Information on each will be published here as it becomes available. 

Washington, DC 

FREE Lunch and Learn Localism 

Date: January 31, 2018

Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 pm
Location: C-SPAN
400 N. Capitol St., NW
Suite 650
Washington, DC 20001

Topic: Cyber Risk & the Threat Environment – What Does it Mean From an Executive Perspective?

Speaker: Jeff Welgan, Executive Director and Head of Executive Training Programs, CyberVista 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding of cyber risk and how to watch identify threats
  • Identify breaches and how to handle within organization

CPE: 1 Field of Study: SKA; Level: O; Prerequisite: None; Delivery: Group Live

Stick around after the presentation for a tour of the C-Span facilities!

Check back for more details about this event! 

  Questions: Brendan Doyle at 847.999.2103 or 


Los Angeles, CA

FREE Breakfast and Speaker

The Costs of Harassment and the Financial Impact of New California Laws

Date: March 21, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (Pacific)

Location: Miller Kaplan Arase LLP
                 4123 Lankershim Blvd
                 North Hollywood, CA 91602

Join MFM for a free breakfast in North Hollywood and learn and network with your media finance peers. The event will feature a panel of legal and human resources experts discussing the costs of harassment and the financial impact of new California laws.

Tentative topics include:

  • Costs of Sexual Harassment
  • Expansion of Harassment Prevention Training Content
  • Ban on Criminal & Salary History
  • Raise the Wage LA & Paid Sick Leave
  • Cannabis Law Implications for Employers and the Advertising Industry

CPE: 1 Field of Study: BL; Level: O; Prerequisite: None; Delivery: Group Live

  Questions: Brendan Doyle at 847.999.2103