“We break stuff, and we have to. We’re hired to figure out the difficult, maybe what others haven’t or can’t.”

Chris Paradysz:
Managing Partner
Co-founded and operated as co-CEO and Chief Growth Officer of ForwardPMX, the largest independent, global performance agency.

With extraordinary co-CEOs and partners, Chris has started up, invested in or acquired over 10 businesses. Teaching and developing leaders and entrepreneurs is a key ingredient and a lifetime passion.


Zac DelVecchio:
Sr. Strategist
With a deep background within music and technology, Zac has blended the world of entrepreneurialism and art to develop his own style of design and creation.  As a co-founder of several businesses, Zac has a deep knowledge of development, creation, marketing and technical solutions. Zac has worked with acts and groups such as Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, The Killers, Pink!, Miss California Organization, iHeart Radio and many more.
George Howard:
Outside Expert – GH Consulting, Strategy, Professor,
Acting CMO of Moodagent, a venture-funded streaming service acting COO/CIO of ACME Media, a music production, management, and licensing firm founder of GHS, a strategic consulting firm professor of music business/management at Berklee College of Music, co-founder of the Open Music Initiative, a collaboration between Berklee and MI,  visiting associate professor at Brown University, frequent lecturer at MIT and other institutions, expert witness and active book writer
Matt Stambaugh
Film Director, Stambaugh Films
Highly skilled film making developed by Matt and his team of creators, editors and
copy experts, their work is sought after by top brands for events, documentaries, interviews, and
universities. Matt has extraordinary knowledge of the technical aspects of filming – cameras, lighting,
staging, shot preparation, team components and needed contributions. Red Bull, Under Armour, NBX,
Hershey, Microsoft, are important clients among others.

Stambaugh Films

Cathy Herd/Stacey Kole, Principals, BrandedPros
Principals, Cathy Herd and Stacey Cole, bring expertise in PR, media, and social to content,
events, commerce and personality businesses. Another company that operates in a high-speed, quick-
turn environment, they love new projects and challenges and keep their focus on outcomes. John
Frieda, Miss California, iHeart DJs, Office Depot and Clean are important clients, among others.

Branded Pros

Chris Aumen
A well-regarded and in demand video and film production company, Christopher Aumen is
as comfortable in a Director’s chair as he is behind the lens. He brings an artistic eye and sensibility to
capture the story needing to be told. Also, a drone expert, he is fearless and puts himself and his team
into any environment required to capture what’s needed. Avis, Mevo and X3 are among their clients.

Aumen Film

Zach Campbell
Film Director, Campbell Films
In addition to film making, Zach is expert in editing and pulling together a client’s entire
story through all of its assets, from visual and audible to music. He finds that thread that creates it. How
a brand and person is reflected and contextualized matters, immensely. He works highly efficiently and
is highly capable of working on complex projects across categories.

Campbell Films

Boutique agency, founded by CEO Danny Youssef, is an integrated shop bringing top talent to
digital strategy and execution for creative, content and media efforts. Its approach allows for rapid
testing and experimentation without the lag typical of large agencies. Their brand sensitivity is
important, and they bring that point of view to every project.

“We break stuff, and we have to. We’re hired to figure out the difficult, maybe what others haven’t or can’t.”