The bio info on the team is impressive...
PNTV - MANAGEMENT, DIRECTORS, ADVISORS
MARK BRADLEY, CHAIRMAN & CEO Mark Bradley founded Players Network and has served as Chairman and CEO since its inception. Bradley has been a producer/director at United Artists, and supervised television and film productions for HBO, Nickelodeon, Prime Ticket and MTV. As an independent producer/director, Bradley created and promoted live pay-per-view events, negotiated entertainment programming and distribution deals, budgeted and packaged TV programming, and created the Real Estate Broadcast Network, which was credited as being the first 24-hour real estate channel.
MICHAEL BERK, PRESIDENT OF PROGRAMMING, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR Michael Berk created and Executive Produced Baywatch the most popular series in television history, and is currently producing a large-budget Baywatch feature film for Paramount. He recently co-wrote the feature film Soul Surfer for Sony starring Dennis Quaid, Helen Hunt and Carrie Underwood, and is also a significant figure in the Las Vegas community having founded the highly acclaimed “CineVegas” Film Festival, and has received more than a dozen Senatorial, Gubernatorial, and Mayoral Commendations and Proclamations in Nevada and Las Vegas.
JENNA BODNAR: DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS / PRODUCER Ms. Bodnar’s extensive media and legal background makes her uniquely qualified to structure both production and business opportunities for PNTV. Ms. Bodnar has produced programming for HBO, Cinemax and Showtime. In the legal realm, Ms. Bodnar’s civil rights has been cited in a landmark Massachusetts Supreme Court decision.
LESLIE THOMAS: MARKETING AND OPERATIONS MANAGER Ms. Thomas manages Players Network’s extensive video library and media distribution, working directly with major media outlets, including: Comcast Communications, DirecTV, AT&T, Verizon, and TivoCast, as well as multiple broadband sites.
PETER HEUMILLER: ADVISOR Heumiller is an Emmy award-winning executive producer experienced at developing and fostering business relationships and content partnerships; creating distribution deals and monetizing New Media strategies. As Vice President, Content Acquisitions and Development for Comcast Cable Corporation, Heumiller co-founded Comcast’s Select on Demand platform, developed dozens of new VOD/broadband content brands and networks, and oversaw a team of over 30 producers, directors and assistants that produced 1,000's of original programming assets which have generated over 1 billion On Demand video views
JOHN J. ENGLISH: ADVISOR / DIRECTOR Mr. English has served as Las Vegas Gaming, Inc’s Senior Vice President of Creative and Business Development, was the President of Lottery Division of Winners Award Center, and co-founded Pinpoint Direct Incorporated, which became one of the largest direct mail sweepstakes and gaming providers in the world. Mr. English created Sports Bet Xpress, the first ever Nevada Gaming Control Board approved remote sports wagering system, and co-created Gamblers Bonus Million Dollar Ticket, the first million dollar jackpot game to be distributed to restricted gaming locations.
RICK GARSON: ADVISOR
Garson is an Entertainment Industry visionary who has produced events seen by billions worldwide. His credits include creating the Billboard Music Awards, the Blockbuster Awards, Fashion Rocks, Global Harmony Concerts: Divas in Beijing, and America’s Party Live from Las Vegas New Years Eve TV Special.
DOUG MILLER: FINANCIAL ADVISOR / DIRECTOR
Mr. Miller holds an MBA from Stanford, and has been CEO/COO/CFO of more than a dozen companies, co-founded and served as President and COO of WinningEdge International, Inc., Executive Producing ´The Winning Edge´ television series and radio programs.
JOHN RACZKA: MARKETING, LICENSING, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ADVISOR
John has a consistent record of success in driving revenue growth in the linear, interactive and gaming entertainment sectors worldwide. Currently overseeing the marketing of Franco Dragon's new $250 million show, "The House of Dancing Water", Mr. Raczka has also been GM of Entertainment & Advertising for Macau Studio City Casino, Senior VP of Content for British Telecom (where he rolled out and managed more than 100 branded channels for BT’s digital platform) and Sr. Director of Licensing for Sony Pictures Entertainment.
ED SULLIVAN: MEDIA BRANDING MARKETING ADVISOR
Mr. Sullivan has overseen the brand & marketing efforts for over 50 launches and re-launches of major media companies including: CBS, ABC, FOX, Discovery Networks, Turner Broadcasting, HBO and Disney cable networks, DirecTV satellite DTH as well as several major new platforms introductions including WebTV, AOL Plus and TiVo. With over 500 major industry awards to his credit, (including 5 Emmys), Mr. Sullivan served as Chairman/CEO and Co-Founder of Pittard Sullivan where he worked with leading international media businesses such as The Kirsch Group, ProSieben, Kable1 DSF and DF1 (GR.), Telefonica, Antenna3 (Sp.), NewsCorp., Sky (in the UK and Latin America), and Emirates Media, Inc., AbuDhabiTV and Emirates Channel.
MARTIN KING: CHIEF WEBSITE ARCHITECT Martin King is an innovative, success-driven professional who has provided leadership to several Fortune 100 companies, turning around finances, redesigning technology, and effectively managing change. Mr. King continues to hone his extensive knowledge of business and technical operations as CIO, Chief Scientist, and Technical Architect for Blvd Media Group, LLC, SWPHC, LLC (Internationally), and for Matzinger BioMedical.