Speaker Biography

Phil Gurin

TitlePresident, Unscripted & Alternative, Global Road
BioIn 2016 Emmy Award® winning Producer, writer and creator Phil Gurin joined Global Road Entertainment as President of Unscripted and Alternative. Founder of The Gurin Company, one of the industry’s leading independent creators, producers and distributors of non-scripted television, Gurin has been responsible for executive producing, creating and writing thousands of hours of television across multiple genres including live event, game, music, hidden camera, comedy, stunt, clip show, factual, dramatic re-enactment, docu-soaps and formatted reality. Gurin’s shows have aired on every major U.S. broadcast network, many cable networks, and in over 150 countries around the world. Gurin has won four Primetime Emmy Awards® as an Executive Producer on ABC’s Shark Tank, and an international Rose d’Or (Golden Rose) for the comedy game show Oh Sit! which he co-created for The CW. At Global Road Entertainment Gurin has numerous shows in development with more than two dozen platforms all around the world, including network, cable, syndication and digital and has facilitated co-development partnerships with some of Europe’s leading production companies, including Newen Group, Film.UA, Spark Media, Denise Harrop’s 3 Magic Monkies and Double Yellow TV.