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Monica McLeod · Payroll Accountant, Walt Disney Company
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Emily Rice · CEO & Production Accountant, Emily Rice & Co
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Stella Perez
Stella Perez · Production Accountant, Wrap Out Entertainment Services
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Room Tone is a community built exclusively for accounting and finance professionals.

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Fill out the form to verify your credentials. You’ll need to be an accountant, clerk, key, or other production finance professional to join.
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Once you’re approved, start connecting with peers and colleagues from across the industry.
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Access an exclusive community of production accountants from across the film, TV, and commercial industries. Network digitally and grow your skillset.

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Internal Job Board

Get early access to new job opportunities. Room Tone members get notified first of news jobs from The List, the industry’s go-to source for accounting job postings since 2005.

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Quarterly networking events

Attend exclusive in-person happy hours and other networking events, so you can connect with other accountants and grow your network of contacts.

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Exclusive content

Browse our resource library for info on software, union rates, and more. Or check out—and contribute to—the Authorship Collective, our repository of user-generated expertise.

Code of Conduct

We strive to make Room Tone a welcoming, inclusive space for finance professionals of all backgrounds. Here’s what we expect from members. Find the full terms of participation in Room Tone here.

Be Nice
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Strive to make all members feel welcome, regardless of their experience level or background.

Assist in keeping discussions accessible and inclusive to people from diverse cultures and perspectives.

Be Professional
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Treat everyone with respect, empathy, and professionalism.

Engage constructively and embrace respectful disagreements.

No soliciting: don't post ads or spam the community.

Respect Privacy
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Discussions and shared materials should remain within the community unless explicitly stated otherwise.

Respect the privacy and personal information of all members.


Here are a few of the most commonly asked questions we get about the Room Tone community.

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Room Tone is a Slack community for production accountants and finance professionals in the entertainment industry, complete with dedicated channels for job postings, conversation, and more. It’s integrated with The List, so members can get early access to jobs before they’re posted publicly.

To join Room Tone, you must be an accountant, controller, or clerk in the production industry. This includes professionals at all levels, from experienced keys to newcomers.

Membership requires a verifiable working credit. Please provide your LinkedIn profile or IMDB Pro listing as proof of your professional experience.

In order to be considered, all of the required membership fields must be completed. Incompletes and applications with fields marked “N/A” or “Skip” will be rejected.

Examples of Members

Controllers, Production Accountants, Assistant Production Accountants, Clerks, Payroll Accountants, Second Assistant Accountants.

Examples of Non-Members

VPs of Production Finance at Studios, Production Assistants, Directors of Photography.

Anything you want, as long as it’s relevant to production accounting. Users can discuss things like popular accounting software, the state of the industry, tips, tricks, and war stories. Just be sure to keep the conversation positive and productive.

Yes! Room Tone grants members first access to networking events and industry meetups—both online and in person. Members are also encouraged to organize their own events.

No. Membership in Room Tone is completely free.

No, all posts in Room Tone are attributed to real names.  However, if you have a confidential question, you can always direct message other members privately in Slack.

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