You're invited to an unforgettable brunch with Netflix Director of Original Film Racheline Benveniste and “Godmother of Silicon Beach” Cam Kashani. Enjoy an intimate conversation with Racheline and Cam, curated connections, a creative challenge and pitch... over a healthy meal and Chivas cocktails!
Racheline Benveniste is a Director of Original Studio Film at Netflix. Originally from the UK, she began her career assisting producer Mike Medavoy. After that, she worked at Paramount, before a lengthy stint at Warner Bros. as a Production Executive.
Racheline landed at Netflix three years ago, where she has since helped shape Netflix's movie slate with a collection of films, including The Christmas Chronicles, starring Kurt Russell. Upcoming projects include overseeing Netflix's new Chronicles of Narnia franchise and a live action adaptation of Carmen Sandiego starring Gina Rodriguez. Racheline most recently spearheaded the 2019 rom-com Always Be My Maybe, starring Ali Wong and Randall Park.
Cam Kashani has worked with 4000+ Entrepreneurs and was as named as one of the most "Inspirational Women in Tech" by Inc. Magazine. She previously cofounded the first coworking space in Los Angeles for technology startups and entrepreneurs in 2010, Coloft. During her four years there, Coloft had over 1800 alumni, including Uber LA, Instacart, Fullscreen and others.
Cam is on a mission is to humanize business, and her vision is a global economy that thrives on “WE” as opposed to “ME”. She has a deeply rooted passion for working specifically with women as she believes that when women embrace their deeply rooted power, we can collectively shift the energy in business, and ultimately create a more harmonious environment for us all.
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