Hodgetts has an enviable record of accurately predicting the implications of changing technology.

Phillip Hodgetts
The OC/LA Chapter of MCA-I is proud to announce that 2 weeks prior to his keynote address at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences NEXT TV Symposium, Philip Hodgetts will be sharing his knowledge and insights with the members and guests of MCA-I on the state of our "Evolving Distribution Systems."  Anyone involved with creative product for film, television, internet, cable TV, direct to consumer, corporate communications and more needs to hear Hodgetts’ incisive analysis on media distribution. From Digital Theatrical Projection to VOD, Internet TV Channels, File Sharing, Podcasting and You-Tube, his words will change the way you look at distribution and the way you do business!


As always, MCA-I meetings are open to all professionals.  Members are free, Non-members pay $15 at the door and students with ID $5.  Doors open at 6:30 PM for networking over refreshments and the program starts at 7:15. Membership is available on line at

The October MCA-I Meeting will be held Wednesday evening, October 18th, at the studios of the Post Modern Group in Irvine.  Post Modern is the largest full-service production company in OC, conveniently located between the 5 and 405 freeways in Irvine just 1 block south of Jamboree. Maps are on their website.

Post Modern Group
2941 Alton Parkway
Irvine, CA 92606
949 608-8700

From the 405 exit onto Jamboree EAST, go to Alton Parkway, turn RIGHT to the first light and turn Left onto Murphy.  Enter in the very rear near, the studio cargo door.

From the 5 fwy exit onto Jamboree WEST, go to Alton Parkway, turn LEFT to the first light and turn Left onto Murphy.  Enter in the very rear, near the studio cargo door.

Officially, Philip Hodgetts is President of post-production software, training and consulting firm, Intelligent Assistance, Inc. as well as President and Co-founder, KlickTab, Inc and co-developer of the patent-pending technology that gives rise to klickTab's unique ability to do commerce in an RSS distribution system. He also serves as Director of Software Engineering for Creator Capital's eTV on Demand.  Besides being a renaissance man who cannot easily be defined, Hodgetts has unique insight and perspective on the entire Film-TV-Media industry through his many activities.

Hodgetts is a producer-director, editor, technologist, author, industry pundit, podcasting veteran, specialist in new distribution systems, columnist, consultant and of course a speaker in great demand.  With 25 years experience in production and post-production, more than 10 of them digital, he is a recognized authority on the changing nature of the digital landscape. He has a unique understanding of the way technologies influence the development of our industry.  Equally
important, Hodgetts has an enviable record of accurately predicting the implications of changing technology over the last decade.

If you missed Philip’s acclaimed appearance at the MCA-I National Pro-Track Conference in April of this year you may have heard him speak in recent years at NAB or The National Educators’ Association, DV Expo East, Creative Cow West Conference, Seybold Seminars, Stanford University or any of dozens of professional user groups.  The prolific Hodgetts is also host and Managing editor of Creative Planet's Digital Production BuZZ, an internet radio show on Digital Production, Post Production and Distribution.  He is also Broadcast Correspondent for Inside Mac Radio. Philip reports on industry developments and contributes his expert opinion to syndicated news feeds for some of the top industry magazines and newsletters including: The ProApps-Hub;;;;;;;;;; and Edit Well magazine

Check out Philip’s blog "The present and future of post production business and technology" at