about us - WHO WE ARE
WE ARE A LEADING MEDIA, ENTERTAINMENT & TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENt, M&A, ADVISORY, LEGAL AND CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION services FIRM. RECOGNIZED INDUSTRY LEADERS. EXPERIENCED & CONNECTED. OFFERing UNIQUE ACcess. IDENTIFYING & DRIVING NEW OPPORTUNITIES. ACCELERATing GROWTH. CLOSing PIVOTAL DEALS. DEVELOPING & PRODUCING INNOVATIVE STORIES & transformational new EXPERIENCES. WORLDWIDE.
WE TAKE A 360-DEGREE HANDS-ON APPROACH TO YOUR BUSINESS, YOUR PROJECTS, YOUR ART. WE BRING ALL OUR TOOLS TO BEAR. WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT your POSSIBILITIES.
we are game-changers. FOR YOU.
PETER CSATHY, Founder & CHAIRMAN
Connector, Dealmaker, Advisor, Mentor, Entrepreneur, Innovator. Creator. Peter Csathy is an internationally recognized media/music/entertainment/tech expert and futurist — and business and creative force. He has spent his career working with passionate teams pushing the boundaries of ground-breaking media, music, entertainment and tech innovation and developing transformational content & entertainment business partnerships and consumer experiences. Peter founded CREATV Media with that kind of passion, commitment, innovation and fearlessness top of mind. Those are CREATV Media’s clients & partners.
Peter’s career spans both “traditional” media and “new” media (with unique expertise and relationships to bridge those worlds). He has negotiated deals in excess of $3 billion and has a deeply powerful global network of executives, entrepreneurs, investors & influencers. Peter has served as CEO & President of multiple media/tech companies that have achieved successful exits. He also spent years as a senior business executive in the major studios. Csathy is a Harvard Law graduate and critically-acclaimed author who is regularly featured in the leading press.
NICK PANAMA, DIRECTOR STRATEGY, MARKETING, Artist relations & experiential entertainment
Co-Founder & Principal Cantora, Executive Producer SEEING YOU, Co-Founder & Principal Mainframe Group, Co-Founder & Principal Cantora Records
PHIL SHALALA, DIRECTOR MARKETING, BRAND DEVELOPMENt & experiential entertainment
Managing Partner PDS Entertainment, Advisor/CMO Levity Entertainment Group, Advisor/CMO Nomadic Entertainment Group, Senior Advisor SLS Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, CMO Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
BRIAN SIMO, DIRECTOR marketing & brand development
Founder & former CEO No Fear, Founder & Former CEO Spy Optic, Founder TrustMe Vodka
MATTHEW STANTON, director STRATEGY & business development
Senior Strategist & Global Digital Innovation Edelman, A&R Lead FreeSolo Entertainment (Interscope Records), former Digital Strategy ICM Partners
JOSEPH UMANA, research analyst & director creative
Former Member of Rubicon Project Operations, M.F.A. USC School of Cinematic Arts
KEN ASLANIS, Senior analyst
Former Digital Strategist Viant Technologies, M&A Analyst Global Capital
TARA CHURCH, GENERAL COUNSEL & DIRECTOR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Former Lawyer Manatt Phelps & Phillips & Quinn Emanuel, Leadership Circle Member of Visionary Women, Former Executive Director & General Counsel Wealth & Giving Forum
JOCELYN JOHNSON, DIRECTOR COMMUNICATIONS & STRATEGY
Founder VideoInk, Principal JJPR, former PR Account Supervisor Miller Public Relationss
TOM MARZULLO, HEAD oF SPECIAL PROJECTS & experiential entertainment
Founder & CEO Out of Our Minds Creative Services, Renown Producer of Live Events (including Prince, Justin Bieber, KISS, FIFA World Cup)
LUISA NORSA, director business development & outreach
Founder Giving Tree Movement, Former Member of the FIFA World Cup (USA) Organizing Committee, Sales & Acquisitions Checci Gori Pictures
ANDREA NUNN, director & senior strategist
SVP Corporate & Member Relations Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, former VP Business Development & Strategic Alliances Los Angeles Times, VP Domestic Network Distribution HBO, Account Supervisor McCann-Erickson
Strategic Financial Advisory Services (NY, New York)
Founder & CEO Equalman Studios, #1 International Bestselling Author (Socialnomics) & Motivational Speaker
Founder & CEO Jukin' Media
CEO Heaven, former President TrueCar, CEO Spin Media, COO GeoCities (acquired by Yahoo!), CFO Universal Studios
Former CEO DivX (acquired by Sonic Solutions), CEO OnRamp Wireless, Chairman EvoNexus, Product VP Palm, Product VP Gateway, Boston Consulting Group
Founder & CEO Business Rockstars/Venturer, former Founder & CEO Premiere Radio Networks (acquired by iHeartMedia)