CEO / FOUNDER - DUGGY & IMAIR.TV
Mitch Carley is CEO & Founder of this all new Aviation SVOD / OTT Network, and
The Multiple Emmy Nominated Director / Multiple Telly Award Winner / Multiple Addys, Axiums Awards and Writer / Producer / Director of an Aviation-based Feature Film that debuted on Netflix is helming this ImAir.
Mitch is also the creator of arguably the most famous airplane in the world - The Smile in the Sky...Duggy. Duggy and his Dream team have been invited to perform and spread their inspiration at events in England, France, Dubai, Japan, Australia, Brazil and more...look for more soon at
CSCC / CCAD
ImAir / Duggy / Hero Squadron
SENIOR LOCATION PRODUCER
25 year professional relationship with Mitch Carley. 25 years Media Producer A/P Assoc. Press Sr. Producer. Sr. Producer: Lorimar / Classic Productions, Arnold Classic Cols. OH - A/P Assoc. Press Producer, Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show NYC, Paris FR and more - Red Bull Media Producer, Pike Peak International Hill Climb for Global-LIVECAST and more - TMobile Las Vegas Global Conference and more.
The Ohio State University
A/P / Arnold S. - Classic Prod. / Victoria's Secret / Red Bull /
Max Howard created and ran studios for Disney in London, Paris, Orlando and Los Angeles, working on some of Disney’s most memorable films including Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King. As President of Warner Bros. Feature Animation he oversaw such hit movies as The Iron Giant and Space Jam. At DreamWorks, he was co-executive producer for Spirit, Stallion of the Cimarron.
He is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
Max divides his time between his homes in Los Angeles, London and Shanghai.
Corona Academy of Dramatic Art / DeTao Masters Academy
Disney Exec. Prod. of The Little Mermaid / Beauty and the Beast / Aladdin / The Lion King
OTT NETWORK ADVISER
Extensive track record of success in digital media, cable, sales, distribution, marketing, and advertising. Proficient at developing and implementing strategies to increase market share and profitability. History of starting up successful cable programming properties, including HRTV, The Golf Channel and ESPN, as well as turning poorly performing properties into revenue generating profit centers.
A board member of Players Network Inc. a Las Vegas based company specializing in the the development and distribution of varied content through cable VOD and broadband platforms.
SVP ESPN / GM Sports Channel / SVP Golf Channel
GAMING / ANIMATION ADVISER
NEW MEDIA ADVISER
Seasoned operating executive with 15+ years experience building businesses at the intersection of technology and media. Expert in corporate strategy, business development and partnerships with experience structuring and negotiating a variety of complex transactions (e.g., corporate JVs, SVOD video content acquisition, SaaS licensing of complex technologies, AR/VR content distribution, among others). Broad operating experience across media and tech, from startups to $900B+ market cap enterprises. Currently working with early stage startups using blockchain tech to disrupt the financial services and entertainment industries.
Prior senior executive roles at
Netflix / Amazon / Endemol / CBS
CHILDREN PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Beth Richman is President of BlueBird Media Consulting LLC.
She has spent the past two decades of her career as a Content Specialist and Qualitative Researcher, helping to shape materials and products that connect with children and families.
Content Specialist and Research Director for beloved television series, including "Bubble Guppies" (Nickelodeon), "Peg + Cat" (PBS) and "P. King Duckling" (Disney Junior)...and more.
Disney / Nickelodeon / Sesame Street / Scholastic Media
Jim Keifer is a game inventor, designer and artist who has worked in the game industry since the mid-1980s for popular game companies including Milton Bradley, Parker Brothers, Mattel developing classics including HeMan and Ninja Turtles (original action-figures & accessories)
Keifer has designed games for Walt Disney Company, Warner Brothers, Universal, and Nickelodeon. His team created over 20 games for the Harry Potter brand including the award-winning Harry Potter Levitating Challenge and established UNO as the #1 family games brand with games like UNO Attack.
Notre Dame University
Mattel / Disney / Hasbro
Harry Potter / UNO / NERF / HeMan / Ninja Turtles
CEEK VR CEO / VR ADVISOR
Board Member: Amazon Launchpad, DOD, Oculus VR for Good
Mary started as a Deep Space Engineer working for Boeing Digital Cinema, Intelsat and Aerospace Corp developing technologies that have changed media and communications. She led like-efforts for Microsoft XBOX, Tribune, Coca Cola, Toyota... She then led the change of the entire movie distribution paradigm working with Lucas Films, 20th Century Fox and other major studios. She pioneering an online video distribution platform that became the standard for many media companies and brands to distribute their content digitally. And now…CEEK VR, the Smart Virtual Currency (VR Token) and Crypto/Blockchain marketplace; CEEK VR is becoming the standard for accessing immersive entertainment, education and commerce.
Georgia Institute of Technology
MICROSOFT XBOX / LUCAS FILM / 20TH CENTURY FOX / COCA COLA
Josh Book creates art, animation, and leads creative teams in all aspects of the entertainment industry, including animation, TV, films, video games, and commercials.
He’s held major creative roles on projects for the biggest entertainment brands in the world including Marvel, Disney, DreamWorks, Nickelodeon, and Electronic Arts.
He also loves helping the next generation of artists and animators, having taught at Animation Mentor, co-founding Nickelodeon’s CG Apprentice program, and contributing to several books on animation and 3D computer graphics.
University of California, Santa Cruz
MARVEL / Nickelodeon / Disney / DreamWorks