Kip Konwiser

Kip Konwiser

  • Adjunct

    Syracuse University Los Angeles Semester

For over three decades, Kip Konwiser has made innovative entertainment of the highest quality and demonstrated prescience for entertainment and cultural trends. His dozens of credits across feature films, TV series, documentaries, interactive multimedia, live events, and music and dance projects have garnered distribution in all media worldwide as well as multiple prime time Emmys and global festival awards.

Konwiser has collaborated and partnered in creative and financial capacities with luminaries such as Kenny Ortega, Quincy Jones, Peter Guber, David Falk, Magic Johnson, the Grateful Dead, Carlos Santana, Herbie Hancock, Thomas Tull, The Doors, Chuck D, Oliver Stone, Darren Aronofsky, James Caan and Laurence Fishburne, among many others.

With a broad skill set as both a senior management business executive and creative artist, Konwiser has helped to raise the profile of many of the world’s top brands in entertainment, sports and music, including Sony Pictures and Sony Television, Lions Gate Entertainment, Legendary Pictures, Blizzard Entertainment, NIKE, Burton Snowboards, Gatorade, TapouT, And 1, General Electric, Mandalay Sports Entertainment, and the estates of Roy Rogers and Duke Ellington, to name just a few.

Konwiser has earned an impressive array of industry awards and honors along the way, including multiple Prime Time Emmy Award for Best Picture, the NAACP Image Award, the Humanitas Prize, the Producer’s Guild of America’s Producer of the Year Award. They have earned Best Picture, Audience Award or Grand Jury Prizes at many of the nation’s top festivals including AFI Fest, the New York Festival, Cinevegas Film Festival, Newport Beach Film Festival, Napa Valley Film Festival, Worldfest Houston, Chinese American Film Festival, Golden Rooster Awards, CINE Gold Eagle and many others.