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Career Integration: Media, Communication & Marketing Industries at Los Angeles Office

Career Integration monthly seminars are to help newly arrived immigrants to learn – in an informal setting – about cultural practices and resources available in the U.S. so they can successfully integrate into workplaces, and communities.

Panelists:
- Amir Parstabar
Chief Commercial Officer at TYLT
Experienced Chief Commercial Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the consumer electronics industry. Skilled in Digital Strategy, Product Design and Marketing. Strong business development professional with a BA focused in advertising Design from Pasadena Art Center College of Design. Prior to entering the consumer electronics space, Amir worked as a creative director in the Entertainment Advertising field as founder of Deadline Advertising servicing all major Hollywood studios for 14 years. Deadline was acquired in 2008. Amir also serves as the CMO of Biodent, a startup dental technology company in the TYLT VENTURES portfolio of companies.

- Kam Koushan, 
Video Producer at Physicians Video
Kam have over twenty years of experience in film and television productions. He has worked in many disciplines overlapping feature films, political campaigns, advertising and media and has worked for both independent and studio productions, on both union and non-union shows. 

Sheida Shirazi,
Founder, IraninanHotline
Sheida Shirazi is Computer Hardware Engineer graduated from Sharif(Aryamehr) University of Tehran. She moved to the United States in 1990, and started working as computer programmer in a Telecommunication company in Los Angeles. She established her own business in year 2000 with focus on database and website design & Programming. Knowing the fast growing digital world, she felt the need for an online information center for the Iranian-American community to provide accurate and up-to date information for events, professionals and community news. With that mission in mind, she launched “IranianHotline.com” website in year 2003, and has been managing it ever since.

As the number one Iranian search result on Google, IranianHotline website is currently the top and the most visited Iranian-American community resource guide. 
Several accredited organizations such as the Los Angeles Film Festival, the Skirball Cultural Center, LACMA and Art festivals rely on the IranianHotline website & weekly newsletters as the most effective outreach to the Iranian American community.

Moderator:
- Esfandiar Behrouz
Technology and Information Security Consultant Homeopadic and Hemp Compliance Consultant

Career Integration monthly seminars are to help newly arrived immigrants to learn – in an informal setting – about cultural practices and resources available in the U.S. so they can successfully integrate into workplaces, and communities.