Andy is a multi-Emmy Award-winning producer of children’s entertainment who has made more episodes of kid’s television than any other producer. As former Chairman and CEO of DIC Entertainment and Co-President and CEO of A Squared Entertainment, he has produced over 5,000 episodes of award-winning children’s programs, including The Real Ghostbusters, Inspector Gadget, Alvin and the Chipmunks, G.I. Joe, Hello Kitty’s Furry Tale Theatre, Sonic the Hedgehog, The Super Mario Bros Super Show, Sabrina the Animated Series, Strawberry Shortcake, Care Bears, Captain Planet, Teddy Ruxpin, The New Archies, and dozens more. With numerous industry recognitions, including Emmy, Humanitas, Cable Ace and Environmental Media Awards, among others, Andy was also inducted into the KidScreen Hall of Fame and co-won the Studio of the Year at Italy’s Cartoons on the Bay International Festival of Television Animation. He is a member of the Producers Guild of America, the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Andy earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy from UCLA.
Greg, a graduate of Dartmouth College and Stanford Law School, spent 10 years in corporate law on Wall Street with the New York law firm of Donovan Leisure Newton & Irvine and in Washington D.C. with McKenna Conner & Cuneo. Leaving the East Coast in 1986, Greg took a position with then-small animation producer DIC Entertainment where he rose to Executive Vice President of Legal and Business Affairs. He oversaw all Legal, Administration, Music and Operations matters for the studio. Leaving DIC in 1999 to set up his own private legal practice, Greg specialized in entertainment and corporate law with clients such as DIC; Cartoon Network; The Gotham Group; Nippon TV; Production I.G. Ltd; ReelFX Inc.; Technicolor Digital Productions; Aniplex, Ltd; Dimensional Branding Group, among others. His experience spans from negotiating production and talent agreements to labor relations, corporate mergers and acquisitions and real estate matters.
Rebecca is a longtime financial executive and former VP of Finance for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who initially began working with Genius Brands in early 2014 through CFO Advisory Services, Inc., a corporation she founded that provided accounting and business advisory services to private and public companies. She oversees all of the company’s corporate finance, accounting and financial reporting functions. Rebecca also plays an active role for Genius BrandsI with its Investor Relations and corporate development initiatives. Prior to joining GBI, she held finance and corporate development positions at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. in which she was responsible for various finance functions related to M&A analysis, cross-collateralized slate film financing vehicles, and motion picture deal analysis. Rebecca also served as an Investment Banking Analyst for JP Morgan Chase & Co., covering clients in the entertainment, real estate and hotels & gaming industries. She received a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Georgetown University.