The Lucky Ones | Team Bios

Joseph Alvaro

Creator & Executive Producer

Joseph is a dynamically eclectic producer and director whose work includes the music video, Take Me to Your Reader for Grammy nominee Judy Pancoast along with the 5 minute short; Do Not Remove, a Halloween spoof that ran before blockbuster films such as Blue Velvet, Aliens, and Stand by Me.  His direction of Creeps was awarded one of the Year’s Best Plays by Jay Carr of the Boston Globe.  Joseph staged a regional production of The Elephant Man and in NYC, productions of Buddies for the Ensemble Studio Theatre and Doing the Numbers at The Sanford Meisner Theatre.  He has produced or directed numerous high profile TV commercials for such clients as Estee Lauder, Visine and JVC.

 

Matt Zoller Seitz

Creator & Executive Producer

Matt is the television critic for New York Magazine, the editor-in-chief of RogerEbert.com, the host of The Vulture TV Podcast, a finalist for the Pulitzer prize in criticism, and the author of many books on film and television, including the New York Times bestsellers TV (The Book), The Wes Anderson Experience, and The Wes Anderson Experience: Grand Budapest Hotel.

 

Paul C. Rosen

Executive Producer – Senior Editor

Paul is the owner of Nitrous Ltd., an award winning editorial and post production company in NYC.  He’s created promotional work for Game of Thrones, Sopranos & John Oliver.  He’s edited Emmy winning projects for ABC’s Wild World of Sports and HBO Sports along with receiving a Tele Award for his work on HBO’s Mildred Pierce.  In addition, Paul has edited content for NBC, CBS and ESPN to name just a few.

 

Travis Pomposello

Executive Producer – Business Development & Strategy

Travis is CEO of Agency X Global, a brand strategy, and creative development firm.  As Chief Creative Officer of EPIX, he was instrumental in launching the first multiplatform premium entertainment channel, in addition to developing creative and branded content. Travis has been a writer for the David Letterman Show, Director of On-Air Promotions & Marketing for Discovery Kids and a Senior Producer for Nickelodeon.

 

Josh Lamb

Executive Producer – Strategic Partnerships & Monetization 

Josh is CEO of Multipop, a digital platform that integrates interactive content and commerce in digital video platforms, generating advertising revenue while maintaining extended audience engagement.  As COO of content producer The Shadow Gang, he developed core sales strategies, brand marketing initiatives and strategic partnerships.  At Robert Half International he led business line growth 146% in 6 months.  He’s pioneered digital B2B sales and during his 3 year tenure with the PulteGroup, generated $35 ml in sales.

 

Cathleen Lewis

Co-Executive Producer – Marketing & Public Relations Executive

Cathleen is a renown leader in global marketing with clients in the US, Australia and Europe.  She led marketing initiatives for some of XPRIZE Foundation’s most prestigious partnerships, including the $30M Google Lunar project.  Cathleen launched the $40M international marketing campaign for the Live Earth Concert, Co-Chaired by Al Gore.  While Director of Global Strategic Partnerships for Hilton Hotels, she oversaw its annual $24M marketing budget and the US Olympic Team sponsorship.

 

Daniel Burns

IT and Digital Development 

Daniel is the owner of New York based Puresurface Inc., a digital agency focused on websites, apps, interactive experiences and digital marketing. Daniel has created broadcast design and 3D animation for many clients ranging from HBO to Sharper Image. He’s also worked on digital marketing campaigns and launched apps into the charts at iTunes and Google Play. Puresurface’s flagship augmented reality app, PopFuse, is now available at iTunes.