Shelli Gonshorowski; Collective7.com
Before co-founding Collective7, Shelli spent the last 20 years writing, directing, producing and editing radio programs with a focus on the production side - serving as Executive Producer at Jones Media Company (Marie Osmond, Dave Wingert). In 2006, she helped launch the GreenStone Media Network in New York City and as Executive Producer, The Lisa Birnbach Show received the 07’ Gracie Award Winner for Outstanding Show and Comedy Show. And finally as Executive Producer of the travel radio show, Peter Greenberg World Wide. Shelli has now turned her attention to creating visual stories that are just as compelling. Producer, Editor will travel - and has, 19 countries and counting!
Alec Watson; AlecWatson.com
Director of Photography
For over a decade Alec Watson has created stunning images for commercial clients (KMS, Coke, Goldwell, CBC, FHM). Alec captures the world in pictures, from Berlin to Taipei, Los Angeles, Sydney and Toronto, he is constantly and consistently in motion. With the combination of music (Platinum record, 4 Gold records, 4 Top Tens for writing, a #1 selling record, and national nominations as Producer and Engineer of the year), stills and motion (17 Days of Summer, No Matter What) - the stories that Alec brings to life, are seen around the world - as is he. He is managed by Collective7. Alec currently lives in Seattle, WA - but most often you find him on Seat 2B.
Scott Eklund; RedBoxPictures.com
As a photojournalist for his entire adult life, Scott has covered everything from protests to presidential elections, from the lifestyles of billionaires to the plight of the homeless, from basketball games to Bono. But the photos most precious to him are those of his family. Scott knows the importance of capturing moments in time, fleeting glimpses saved for posterity. Prior to co-founding Red Box Pictures, and joining Collective7, Scott worked as a photojournalist at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer for 14 years. He holds a degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri.
Kit Watson; SurprisinglyClever.com
Social Media, Manager
Kit has worked with a variety of artists and corporations in developing social media strategies that make sense including: Tenille (CCMA 2011 Nominee - Female Artist of the Year), Kieran Strange (Shorty Awards 2011 Nominee - #Music Top Artist), Tom Lee Music (one of the largest music instrument retailers in Canada and Hong Kong). Her specialties include, social media campaign planning, artist development, artist management, event management, tour booking and planning, marketing and business planning.
Roberta Christensen; Red Couch Gallery productions
Roberta is a 20 year veteran of the entertainment industry and is a four time Emmy nominated Television Producer with over 20 network and cable series and specials under her belt. (Shark Tank; ABC, Extra Virgin; Cooking Channel, I DO OVER, WE Network). She has also worked as a freelance lighting designer, set designer and stage manager; assisting and designing at A.C.T., Intiman and the old New City Theatre and in such festivals as Bumbershoot, Folklife, and the Seattle Fringe Festival Roberta is also teaching stage-craft, public speaking and multi-media communications at Eastside Preparatory School in Kirkland, WA. Roberta splits her time between Seattle and Los Angeles
Suzanne has been shooting for International clients like Coca Cola, Goldwell, KMS California .... for over a decade.
After spending the earlier years of her life in Ontario, Suzanne moved to Vancouver Island, British Columbia at age 14. This move whetted her appetite for photography and she began taking pictures of people she met, friends, and places they'd been. Like a daily visual diary, the photos fuelled her interest in photography and in 2001 she opened her company. The next few years of studying earned Suzanne two Agfa Photography Awards (in film) and culminated in a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double minor in Psychology and Liberal Studies. Focusing on advertising and editorial portraiture, her work took her around the globe and in addition, her studio became a creative space for shooting. In 2011. Suzanne lives in Hollywood, but travels the globe extensively for shoots.
Suzanne Teresa; SuzanneTeresa.com
Tempered in the radio and records industries, Jean Mollmann's penchant for championing inspiring people and causes prompted her to break out independently in 2002. In helping a variety of people and brands grow momentum, Mollmann stumbled into the food industry and discovered a newfound passion, even launching her own fresh product. Mollmann achieves desired results for entrepreneurs and leadership in natural foods, greater good, and service-centric industries. JLM Media + Marketing (JLM3) is Mollmann's go-to talent network; trusted, specialized professionals that inspire and drive dedicated solutions in a contracted, virtual environment.
Jean Mollman; JLM3.co
Kelsey Goodwin; kgoodphoto.com
Kelsey is a photographer based in Canada's Vancouver Island. Her philosophy is to be honest and passionate, put yourself out there, and believe in what you’re doing. This outlook has led her to amazing people and opportunities, and publications such as Destination Weddings and Honeymoons, Real Weddings, Style me Pretty, Rangefinder and Photolife to name a few. Kelsey's work has garnered some alcaim, winning 1st, 2nd and 4th place with WPPI online and print competitions, as well as awards with Fearless Photographers. In 2012, Rangefinder magazine recognized her as the youngest of 30 international “Rising Stars” of wedding photography, 2014's Canada Photo Convention recognized Kelsey as one of the top 30 under 30 in Canada.