Brian Hill Screenplays Brian has written or co-written have been recognized in national and international competitions including 2nd Place in the 2005 Phoenix Film Festival screenplay competition, Finalist in the 2006 FilmMakers International Awards, Semi-Finalist in the 2007 Screenplay Festival competition, Semi-Finalist in the 2008 Scriptapalooza competition, and Finalist in the 2008 Screenplay Festival competition.
He is the co-author with Dee Power of two books on the subject on finding capital, Attracting Capital from Angels, and Inside Secrets to Venture Capital, both published by John Wiley & Sons in New York. In addition, they have written a book that presents an inside look at the publishing industry through the eyes of today’s most successful authors, The Making of A Bestseller, published by Dearborn/Kaplan. These books have been published internationally in China and Russia.
Brian is the co-founder of a consulting firm in Fountain Hills, Arizona, that specializes in assisting companies with Business Plan preparation and strategies for finding capital. Over the course of his career he has worked with more than 120 companies across the U.S. and internationally in a wide range of industries and stages of development.
His firm has a popular website, Capital Connection established in 1997, with a large library of information and resources for entrepreneurs. His firm also produces Web site content, creates and publishes e-books and conducts research about the venture capital industry.
Research his firm has conducted on venture capital industry trends has been widely quoted in national and regional publications, including Business Week online, Investors Business Daily, American Venture magazine, Smart Money, the Journal of Alternative Investments, LA Times, and San Francisco Business Times. He was quoted in the cover story of the August 2008 issue of Entrepreneur magazine. Brian was guest speaker and panelist at the 2005 Arizona Angel Investment Conference, 2005 Midwest Literary Festival and the 2005 New Orleans Writers Conference.
He earned his MBA degree from Arizona State University, and a Certificate in Feature Film Writing from UCLA-Extension.
For Further Information, Brian can be reached at: theauthors @ brianhillanddeepower.com