Vivian Hua Is Northwest Film Forum’s New Executive Director

Today it was announced that Vivian Hua will replace Courtney Sheehan as the Executive Director of Northwest Film Forum. Hua came to Northwest Film Forum (NWFF) from her previous role as the Communications Manager for ICANNWiki, a nonprofit resource dedicated to global issues in internet governance, and has served as a Graphic Designer for the…

How VR is Changing E-commerce and How our Brains Process a Virtual Environment

Companies are increasingly developing cutting-edge technology to keep pace with consumers’ shifting preferences. We look at how virtual and augmented realities are changing the future of e-commerce and retail. We also discuss how our brains process and react to a virtual environment. On Airtalk, Larry Mantle engages Don Vaughn a neuroscientist at the UCLA Semel…

Debra Gussin’s “Our Time ” Named August “Best Song Of The Month

…she became more serious about songwriting when she took a lyric writing class at UCLA taught by hit songwriter, Marty Panzer (who wrote the hits “Even Now” for Manilow and “Through The Years” for Kenny Rogers). “It was when I took Marty Panzer’s writing class, that songwriting became more than a hobby for me,” explained…