Next Conference: June 8-12, 2015

Host Team



Social Media Week Los Angeles is produced by Tubefilter, the leading source for YouTube and online video industry news, reviews, and events. For additional information, visit and follow @tubefilter on Twitter.




    Founder at Tubefilter, Executive Producer at The Streamy Awards

    A passionate and outspoken advocate of original video programing online, Drew Baldwin is the founder of Tubefilter and creator and executive producer of the Streamy Awards. He chairs the New Media Committee for the Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors, and proudly serves on the Interactive Media Peer Group for the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, and on the New Media Council for the Producers Guild of America.



    Founder at Tubefilter, Executive Producer at The Streamy Awards

    Joshua Cohen began his career in television, producing documentaries for A&E Television Networks and the Discovery Channel. In April 2007, he co-founded one of the first media outlets dedicated to providing news and reviews for original, online video programming and web series. Joshua is also the Executive Producer of the Streamy Awards, which is produced in partnership with dick clark productions.



    Director, Development and Programming

    Tanya Bershadsky is an award-winning producer, writer, and emerging talent advocate. A pioneer in the web video space, she has discovered and developed online celebrities, as well as helped transform traditional media figures into multi-platform digital icons (most recently as producer of veteran broadcaster Larry King’s first foray into digital, Larry King Now). On top of having her own web show and winning awards for filmmaking, she has worked with The Daily Show, Dreamworks,, MTV and Comedy Central, and recently served as executive producer on several shows for Defy Media’s ClevverTV.