Dante Venafro, lives in Los Angeles and is perfectly situated in the epicenter of entertainment, technology and evolution of the blockchain technologies.
Dante also evaluate partnerships and investment opportunities for Momentum Media Fund, The SoHo Loft and LDJ Capital, a multi-family office that manages over a trillion dollars in investments for partners and clients in the areas of hospitality, real estate, energy, pharma, tech, telecom, mobile, entertainment, media, publishing, advertising, compliance services, aerospace, shipping & transportation, and more recently digital assets, such as cryptocurrency and blockchain firms through STO/IEOs.
At Oracle he helped identify and on-board enterprise clients seeking to pilot Oracle’s blockchain cloud services. He also evaluated and managed potential partnership opportunities, blockchain consortia, events, university relationships, and companies interested in developing on Oracle blockchain platform or joining Oracle’s start up ecosystem and accelerators.
Dante is also the Director of Partnerships for the LA Blockchain Lab which is a collaboration of academia, government, businesses and the community. Our goal is to develop a sustainable blockchain ecosystem in Southern California and abroad. Founding partners include LA City, USC Viterbi Center for Cyber-Physical Systems and the Internet of Things; UCLA Anderson’s Impact@Anderson initiative; Institute for Money, Technology, and Financial Inclusion at UCI, Blockchain at UCI and Panasonic Ventures.
Michael Becker, Advisor runs Imprint Entertainment, based on the Universal Studios Lot in Burbank, California, which was founded in 2008.The Company’s credits include ”Twilight”. ”Twilight Saga: New Moon”, and ”Twilight Saga: Eclipse”. based on the best-selling novels of the same names for Summit Entertainment. In 2011, Michael Becker was named sole President and CEO of the company. Imprint Entertainment is a full service film/television production company.
Imprint Entertainment’s latest films include “Kid Cannabis” starring Ron Perlman, John C. McGinley, Jonathan Daniel Brown, Kenny Wormold with writer/director John Stockwell; “Monica” starring James Remar, Briana Evigan, Mariel Hemingway, Ali Cobrin; “My Man Is A Loser” starring John Stamos and Michael Rapaport with writer/director Mike Young; and the stylized thriller “Pawn” starring Forrest Whitaker, Michael Chiklis, Ray Liotta, Stephen Lang, Nikki Reed, Jessica Szohr and Common.
Imprint also has company credit on ‘The Stepfather” for Sony Screen Gems and produced “Soulja Boy: The Movie” for Image Entertainment;”Slightly Single in LA”starring Haylie Duff, Lacey Chabert, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Simon Rex; and the web series “Ask The Easy Chick”.
Imprint is in development on a number of films including “Foxy; My Life In Three Acts”based on the autobiography of Pam Grier; as well as the films, “Groove Tails” with Jamie Foxx, “Camp Morningwood” with director John Stockwell.
Michael Becker is also credited as an Executive Producer on the television show “SAF3″, and ‘The Industry”, which aired on CBS and was co produced with Momentum
Willie is an advisor for Momentum Media and will join the advisory team of Momentum Media Fund, which is managed by an experienced team with a more than $5 billion dollar track record in media, entertainment, film, and sports ventures.
Willie works in business development and helps build client relations, promote company products, conduct market research,and coordinate marketing and networking with emerging cryptocurrency companies.
Willie has helped propel Momentum Media as the current world leader in launching cryptocurrency companies in the entertainment, music industry, television, lifestyles and APP sectors.
Willie helps Momentum onboard cryptocurrency integration with celebrities, social media influencers resulting in increasing cryptocurrency clients market caps by nearly 2 billion.
Willie has been active in 2018 in helping to shape Puerto Crypto Media Fund into a fund which is providing diversifying opportunities for founders of ICO’s by investing in a fully funded (100%) movie, tv, and entertainment projects & blockchain ventures in the media sectors.
Willie L. Stewart is a 100% disabled veteran with multiple sclerosis. His debut novel “taRNished” topped Amazon’s Best Seller List and climbed into position at one point to sell more than 99.5% of all kindle books on Amazon.Willie Stewart has published online articles, written various successful worldwide press releases, runs an entertainment company and publishing company (2MCH4YA Global Entertainment) and is a manager for several emerging pop artists.. He had a Best Selling short story (Mis-Fortune Cookies) and a historical new children’s book (Akio’s Adventure Series). Willie Stewart was also part of the editorial team for the #1 digital magazine in the world (THE HYPE MAGAZINE) and held down the spot of Health Care Columnist.
Andrew Lane Billboard winning music producer Andrew Lane is a pop/hip-hop/R&B songwriter and record producer who was born and raised in San Diego, California. Andrew has worked with artists such as the Backstreet Boys and Irene Cara, Toni Braxton, O-town, Snoop Dog, Britney Spears, Anne marie, Cash money (Nicki Minaj, Drake, Lil Wayne) and Selena Gomez just to name a few. As a producer and songwriter, he has received gold and platinum accreditations for his work with R&B artists Speech, Keith Sweat, and Alsou. He also worked on the platinum-accredited records High School Musical, Hannah Montana, Disneymania 4, Princess Diaries and Manny Fresh.
Cryptocurrency/Blockchain Experience: Andrew currently oversees worldwide A+R artist development process for the music and record company token aspects of the company.
Most recently, he has been creating TV Show Pilots called Hard Rock Life, Hit Makers and Queen of Clubs. He is also the Film Producer and Music Producer of the upcoming films Stranded, Soulstice, Saving Sarah Cruz, and Country Jam. Andrew has been working closely with Irene Dreayer, creator and executive producer of Disney’s Suite Life on Deck and Suite Life of Zack and Cody.
In 1995 he relocated to Atlanta, Georgia, and formed the company Drew Right Music, Inc. In the fall of 1998 he received a producing/songwriting credit for three songs on Keith Sweat’s “Didn’t See Me Coming” album. Between 1998 and 2001 he produced and wrote songs for Universal, Elektra. and EMI.
“Solo” was performed by Russian pop star Alsou and released on Universal Music Russia. It became Russia’s highest selling single of 2000. Andrew produced and co-wrote the song “Don’t Even Try” in 2003, which was used in the Disney movie “Pixel Perfect”, and became part of the soundtrack that charted for several weeks on the Billboard Top 200.
In 2006, along with several other writers and producers, Andrew worked on the High School Musical and Hannah Montana soundtracks. He produced, mixed, and programmed B5’s version of “Get Your Head in Tha Game” which sold over 4.7 million copies.
Andrew discovered and produced the Clique Girls in 2007, who landed a record deal with Interscope Records. He also has 11 songs featured in the film, “Bring It On (Fight to the Finish)”. Other notable projects include: Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child, Static (Rapper/Producer), Cash Money Records, Japan Warner Music Group, Capitol Records, Warner ADA and Lost Coast Sound.
Andrew Lane is a multi-platinum Producer with over 50 million records sold. He has have earned production credits on great projects such as High School Musical, Hannah Montana, Keith Sweat, Lisa Left Eye Lopes, T Boz, Coco Jones, Becky G, Backstreet Boys,and many more. He has developed many notable artist that are in the business today who are not only singers and writers, but TV actors and actresses such as Becky G, Ross Lynch, Blake Michaels just to name a fewAndrew lane is also responsible for developing social media stars like Carson lueders jordyn jones As well as Many Finalist on American idol and the Voice..He has been successful at getting a substantial number of songs placed in Korea and Japan. Please note that He is a music supervisor and movie producer on upcoming movies, which you will find on Imdb. He is also co-starring in a docu-series about the music business that is in talks with major TV networks. He is also proud to say that he has currently has several artists on the verge of being signed to major labels. He has a Recording Studio in Studio city, an office in Beverly Hills, a television and film company in Calgary Canada and another recording studio in Miami Florida. He has over 20 years experience in the business and a history of success.His production has landed his Clients well over 100 Million youtube Views and Major deals… Andrew Lane is Currently working on the Next Level Film Project As the Film Supervisor and Music Producer “Next Level” is a dance/performance movie starring a cast of top influencers who are all amazing actors, singers and dancers. Think “Fame” meets “High School Musical” with today’s hottest influencers!
Lauren Orlando (3.9 million on Instagram, 1.2 million on YouTube, 5.1 million on musical.ly) Emily Skinner (1.1 million on Instagram, co-star of Disney’s hit show Andi Mack), Brooke Butler (750k on Instagram – Singer and Star of Chicken Girls) Hayden Summerall (2.5 million on Instagram and 864k on YouTube), Chloe East (310k on instagram and star of the ABC show Kevin Saves the World and Liv and Maddie) and dancer Will Simmons (174k on Instagram).
The movie is written by Byron Kavanagh (Disney’s Gamer’s Guide to Pretty Much Everything and Nickelodeon’s Kickin’ It). The Director is Ilyssa Goodman (Cinderella Story) and (the Standoff) who is amazing! Music Supervisor is Drew Lane (High School Musical) and Choreographer is Phlex (Beyonce, Lady Gaga). And Just Recently Andrew Lane Has been Appointed the Vice President of Network content on the Share.TV.
Kenji Claudio is of Puerto Rican and Asian American descent and has produced over 30 documentaries, films, television episodes and is also an expert in social media strategy, marketing and big data analytics for clients like Target and Kia Motors at KPMG. Brandon is currently a media executive assisting with several cryptocurrency marketing launches including a $1 billion market client that is financing a multi-million dollar film slate, launching a record label and producing animation ventures. Brandon is also an advisor for the Momentum Media Fund, a cryptocurrency backed media fund . Kenji has helped ICO clients achieve over 31 million reach and 510,000 engagements in just 3 days with influencer marketing in the social and digital space.
Brandon is also currently a producer on a slate of over $40 million in feature films in the range of $6 million each. He is the Executive Producer of BYOB Bring Your Own Board TV’s 26 episodic series, an action sports driven TV series that has product placement deals for brands like Redbull and Quiksilver.
Brandon has also structured and directed social strategy campaigns for movie projects in the $5 million budget range. His expertise in social influencer marketing has helped projects get over 30 million impressions worldwide over a span of 3 months prior to theatrical release. Brandon has worked with A-list celebrities in the social marketing space that have helped films reach their optimal audience network and is highly sought after in both the entertainment and media space for his social influencer marketing strategies.
Brandon’s other film and TV credits include Producer of Checkpoint, starring Bill Goldberg and William Forsythe as well as Executive Producer of TV Series Destination X Puerto Rico.
David Drake is the Chairman of LDJ Capital, a family office; Victoria Partners, a 300 family office network based in London; LDJ Real Estate Group and Drake Hospitality Group; and The Soho Loft Media Group with divisions Victoria Global Communications, Times Impact Publications, and The Soho Loft Conferences.
LDJ Capital (http://ldjcapital.com/) is a multi-family office that invests and manages investments for partners and clients in the areas of hospitality, real estate, energy, pharma, tech, telecom, mobile, entertainment, media, publishing, advertising, compliance services, aerospace, shipping & transportation, and more recently digital assets, such as cryptocurrency and blockchain firms through ICOs.
Dallas Santana is an experienced media executive and executive producer with over 80 credits producing television programs, films, virtual reality, new media and documentaries for broadcast on CBS, ABC, Fox Sports, Directv, Dish TV, Cox Cable, Time Warner, Verizon, Comcast Sky TV ( UK) and to over 66 countries worldwide. He is also a very experienced marketing executive with past projects with development of NASCAR racing teams, an Indy Racing Team, securing major corporate sponsors , developing celebrity and professional athlete deals with major corporate brands.
International Cryptocurrency/Blockchain Media Advisor: His expertise in media, social media and television led him to being tapped by leading international ( non USA) cryptocurrency and blockchain companies focused on entertainment, music, video streaming and lifestyle sectors and in 2018 alone, he has helped increase the market values of these non USA companies by over $2 billion with leading their media, social media and celebrity branding campaign. He helped recruit hundreds celebrities, social media stars, athletes, cryptocurrency influencers and media icons to lend their names and expertise to projects in cryptocurrency and the blockchain in Asia, Europe and outside of the USA. He is currently leading a team of over 50 who weekly, consult, advise and run media campaigns to help accelerate cryptocurrency/blockchain companies standings in that space in Asia, the Middle East and Europe. As of 2018, he is in development on two cryptocurrency TV series that will help bring global attention to his cryptocurrency/blockchain clients.
Film and TV: He has forged partnerships with the producers and companies behind franchise hits like “James Bond” and “Twilight”. He is an action motion picture executive as well in Hollywood responsible for the production of several movies including “The Last Ride”, “Khali The Killer”, and the action film “Meta” which he is assisting in securing financing for. He has worked with NASCAR and Indy Racing teams as a marketing executive and also trained to be a semi-pro driver himself.
His greatest thrills are on action and filmmaking in an area where it’s extremely dangerous work where he has worked with legendary stunt pilots, base jumping skydivers, cross-country rally racing with stuntmen who train with the “Fast and Furious” and he himself has taken the helm of filming with sharks in the Pacific and high-speed fighter jets over the Pacific Ocean.
In addition to professional education, training as a leader in the United States Marines Officers Candidates Program. He who launched his first government defense and heavy construction and engineering company at age 21 turning it into one of the fastest growing companies in the New England Region performing millions of dollars in annual contracts for the FAA, Department of Defense, US Navy, US Air Force, and other top federal agencies.
After attending both business schools (Northeastern University in Boston) and The American Film Institute in Hollywood, he got his start in entertainment becoming a partner in NYC Magazine and serving on the board of directors of several other lifestyle magazines. He then took over a Pacific-based action sports TV production and magazine group taking him to Hawaii where he lived and operated one of the most influential action sports media companies supplying TV series for Fox Sports. Here Dallas became the executive producer and creator of one of the longest-running action sports series in the world. In 2005 he then launched an all-female version of the action sports series ( currently airing on Amazon Prime) which was distributed to over 66 countries worldwide co-producing it with the heir of “James Bond”.
Music Executive: Dallas has executive produced recording artists with top songwriters and collaborations including new songs and remixes with such notable music artists such as “One Republic”‘s Tim Myers, Grammy Winning producer Dr. Luke ( “Katy Perry” and “Back Street Boys”) and Billboard Winning Andrew Lane (“ Miley Cyrus” “High School Musical 3).