25+ Years of Studio-Level Experience across
Film, Television, Video, Music, Sports, and Radio

Entrepreneurial Operators

Brand Focused & Paid Content Orientation

Distribution | Marketing | Production | Finance | Technology

 

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Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

Chris Lynch

Chief Executive Officer

Founder and Managing Partner

Background: Entrepreneurial Operator and Principal in Entertainment and Media with 25 years of experience building distribution and content businesses. A change agent, who launches new enterprises, transforms business organizations and leads technology alignments.


Education: Princeton University, B.A. History


Industry: Film, Television, Music, Home Entertainment, Information Technology


Functional Expertise: General and P&L Management; Business Development; Strategic Planning; Digital Distribution; Content Acquisition; Content/Brand Management; Enterprise System Design and Planning; PE/VC Financing


Companies: Paramount Domestic Television, Cabin Fever/UST Inc., BMG/Bertlesmann, 401kExchange.com, Ventura Distribution, Alliance Films

Chris Lynch

Founder and CEO
David Miller

David Miller

David Miller

Strategic Advisor

CFO

Background: Veteran CFO of independent film, television, video, and digital business ventures with major studio and major record company experience. Expertise focused on translating the business needs and requirements of my clients into actionable financial and accounting solutions.


Education: Lehigh University, College of Business and Economics B.A.; Pace University, MBA


Industry: Film, Television, Music, Digital, e-commerce, and Franchising


Functional Expertise: Finance and Accounting


Companies: Hess, Bertelsmann Music Group, Price Waterhouse Coopers, EMI, Alliance Films and RBZ Consulting

David Miller

Strategic Advisor / CFO
Brandon Wong

Brandon Wong

Brandon Wong

Operating Partner

Creative Marketing, Digital Distribution, Project Management

Background: An entrepreneur with creative management, brand development, design, project management and digital merchandising experience.
Brandon also specializes in digital content marketing and syndication and has worked with all major digital platforms including, Hulu, iTunes and Netflix.


Education: Pepperdine University, B.A. Business Administration


Industry: Film, Television, Music, Home Entertainment, Digital Distribution


Functional Expertise: Creative Marketing; Project Management; Web Design, Merchandising and Development; Digital Distribution


Companies: Agency: Mobile Media, M Media Group clients include: Universal Television

Brandon Wong

Venture Partner / Talent Acquisition
Jed Corenthal
Jed Corenthal

Jed Corenthal

Operating Partner

Entertainment Marketing and Mobile

Background: Senior sales, marketing, and management positions at Macy’s, NFL, AVP and Sony; For the past 10 years, Jed has been an entrepreneur specializing in identifying media, technology, digital, social and mobile marketing trends.


Education: Ithaca College, B.A. Politics, Music


Industry: Digital and Mobile Technology; Sports; Music; Social Media; Licensing


Functional Expertise: Business Development; Digital and Mobile; Digital Distribution; Content Acquisition; Multi-Channel Marketing; Corporate Sponsorship; Content/Brand Management; PE/VC Financing


Companies: NFL, Sony/BMG, meemo, AVP, Macy’s

Jed Corenthal

Operating Partner
Steven Ship

Steve Ship

Steven Ship

Venture Partner / Talent Acquisition

TV Production & Live Events, Talent Acquisition, Hispanic Marketing

Background: Over 20 years experience in Entertainment with specialty in brand development, Hispanic marketing, television production, production of live events, and attracting/retaining world-class talent.


Education: Dawson College, B.S. Electrical Technology


Industry: Film, Television, Music, Production, Live Events, Talent Management


Functional Expertise: Talent Acquistion


Companies: King Biscuit Entertainment Group, WIN Media, Lucha Libre, USA, Latin Media Group, and Winston Entertainment

Steven Ship

Venture Partner / Talent Acquisition
Joe Shults

Joe Shults

Joe Shults

Venture Partner

Talent Acquisition, Business Development

Background: Highly visionary and bottom line executive with over 30 years of hands-on experience in media/ entertainment start up companies whose products and services became household brands. The list of companies/ brands that he had a major impact on their successes reads like a book on the modern American popular culture – MTV, Nickelodeon, VH1, E!, Moviefone, NFL Films, Power Rangers, Olsen Twins, et al.


Education: Sewanee “The University of the South, B.A.; Tulane University Freeman School of Business, MBA


Industry: Film, Television, Music, Home Entertainment, Digital Content Development


Functional Expertise: Talent Acquisition, Brand Development, Business Development; Strategic Planning; Digital Distribution


Companies: MTV Networks, E! Entertainment, Polygram Home Entertainment, BMG Home Entertainment, Varsity TV, Sister Woman Media, SNAP Trends, BazaarVoice, Arkleus, ArcherVision

Joe Shults

Venture Partner / Talent Acquisition
Vicky Sarro

Vicky Sarro

Vikcy Sarro

Venture Partner

Operating Partner / Marketing & Social Media

Background: Vicky has a dynamic consumer marketing and communications background as well as a keen entrepreneurial sensibility. Her vast experience also includes, global project management, brand development, talent coordination, publicity and social media.


Education: Fordham University, B.A. English; Fordham University, MBA, Marketing


Industry: Film, Music, Home Entertainment, Agency (Digital and Social Media)


Functional Expertise: Social Media Marketing; Brand Development; Corporate Communications; Publicity; Consumer and Trade Marketing; Digital Distribution; Project Management


Companies: Corporate – Cabin Fever Entertainment/UST, Inc., BMG Video, BMG Distribution, RCA Records, BMG Strategic Marketing Group, Ventura Distribution
Agency: M Media, Group clients – Universal, National Lampoon, Freestyle Releasing/Freestyle Digital Media, Fox Digital, Sony/BMG, Ecologic, and more

Vicky Sarro

Operating Partner / Marketing
Dan Seligson

Dan Seligson

Dan Seligson

Operating Partner and Technical Advisor

Analytics, Conversion Rate Marketing, SEO, E-commerce

Background: Dan has been leading E-Commerce operations for Walt Disney, Best Buy, A&E Television Networks and Diamond.com. At iAmplify, he led the marketing of digital content for Harper Collins and Random House. He has developed online marketing operations for more than 20 clients.


Education: Georgetown University, B.A., Northwestern University, MBA


Industry: Television; Publishing; E-Commerce; Analytics and Data; Digital Distribution


Functional Expertise: Data Analytics; Business Intelligence; Conversion Rate Marketing; Optimization; E-Commerce; Digital Distribution


Companies: Disney, Best Buy, A&E Television Networks, Harper Collins, Random House, Conversion Rate Marketing

Dan Seligson

Operating Partner / Technical Advisor
Stephen Soule

Stephen Soule

Stephen Soule

Strategic Advisor

Broadcasting, Cable, Affiliate Sales & Distribution, Radio

Background: Over 30 years of diversified experience in the media industry in general management, sales & marketing, programming, music, news, and sports. Founded Multi-Channel Distribution Partners, working with independently owned media companies seeking a national footprint. Has successfully launched businesses and partnerships in North America, Europe and Latin America.


Education: University of Denver, B.A. English Literature and Mass Communications


Industry: Broadcast Radio & Television, Cable Networks, New Media, Licensing, Consulting


Functional Expertise: General and P&L Management, Strategic and Business Planning, Distribution, International Partnerships


Companies: BC Radio Networks, CBS Cable (CMT, TNN, etc.), Viacom Networks, and Multi-Channel Distribution Partners

Stephen Soule

Strategic Advisor
Nancy Fahey
Nancy Fahey

Nancy Fahey

Technical Advisor

Direct Marketing Expert

Background: General Manager with over 20 years of experience in the direct marketing industry. Full P&L responsibility for a $50MM+ business. Managed all aspects of multi-channel marketing for a wide range of consumer products including: product development and sourcing, inventory management, sales/spending budgeting, design of marketing materials, acquisition and retention analysis and customer service.


Education: Cornell, B.S. and The Wharton School of Business, MBA


Industry: Direct Marketing and Consumer Products


Functional Expertise: Direct marketing analytics, multi-channel marketing, product development, product sourcing, customer service, and customer retention


Companies: MBI, Inc. a.k.a. The Franklin Mint, www.pccoins.com, and Easton Press

Nancy Fahey

Technical Advisor / Direct Marketing
H. Daniel Gross

H. Daniel Gross

H. Daniel Gross

Operating Partner

Line Producer, Screen Writer, Programmer

Background: A veteran producer of film and television movies for mini-majors, independents, and cable networks with 75+ executive producer credits. An experienced screenwriter, creative/development executive, and program aggregator with a wide range of genre experience.


Education: Syracuse University, S.I. Newhouse School of Communications, B.S. Telecommunications, Production, and Management


Industry: Film, Television, and Digital


Functional Expertise: Production, Programming, and Writer


Companies: Cabin Fever Entertainment, Dimension Films, Larry Levinson Productions, Blackbelt TV, and independent screenwriter for Sony Pictures Television and the SyFY Channel

H. Daniel Gross

Operating Partner / Production
Cynthia Nelson

Cynthia Nelson

Cynthia Nelson

Content Development, Operations & Talent Acquisition

Content Development, Operations & Talent Acquisition

Background: Cynthia Nelson is a C-Level executive with over 20+ years building media and entertainment brands, raising capital and developing new opportunities that drive deeper integration of talent and brands, creating monetizable short and long form content and long tail IP, providing guidance for companies who are transforming both video tech, audio syndication/content distribution and OTT, and working with a cross-section of media and technology companies as an advisor and investment liaison.


Education: Cal Tech, International Relations, CSUF, Fine Art & Retail Merchandising


Industry: Television, Music, Live Events, and Talent Management


Functional Expertise: Operational Execution of OTT Brands


Companies:Ingram Micro, IAC, Omnicom, Sony Music, and Todobebé

Cynthia Nelson

Operating Partner / Digital Marketing