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Brendan Deneen – CEO
In addition to being Scout's CEO, Brendan is also the author of Marvel's 'Night Night Groot,' the editor of the New York Times-bestselling WALKING DEAD novels and has film/TV projects with Brad Pitt's Plan B, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Charlize Theron and others. He is the former development/production executive for Scott Rudin and Bob & Harvey Weinstein.
James Pruett - Publisher
James brings extensive industry experience stretching over two decades. He began his career as one of the co-creators of the Eisner Award-nominated anthology series NEGATIVE BURN before becoming the Managing Editor/Associate Publisher of Caliber Comics. During his time there, he was instrumental in propelling Caliber to its height as a top ten comic publisher.
In addition to editing hundreds of titles from Caliber, Image, Avatar, Tusk and others , James also created and/or wrote the comic series THE APPARITION, BLACK MIST, BOOK OF ANGELS, NEW WORLDS ANTHOLOGY, and CALIBER CORE, as well as co-scripting the fan-favorite KAOS MOON series and penning an issue of X-MEN UNLIMITED with Mike Deodato for Marvel. Following Caliber, James served as Editor for Tusk and has continued to work in the financial securities field for the past 14 years.
Tennessee Edwards – Chief Development Officer
Tennessee Edwards, an Executive Producer and TV veteran with 15 years of experience. After getting his start in Hollywood at New Line Pictures, on Lord of the Rings, he transitioned into docu-reality TV where he has produced shows for FOX, SPIKE, MTV, FYI, A&E, and many other networks. In 2004, he helped launch The Ultimate Fighter on Spike TV, which is still going today and most recently oversees Tiny House Nation on FYI Network. Tennessee also works with branded content, film development and social media.
Bradley Werner - Managing Editor
Bradley is a digital content strategist, producer and writer with 12+ years of expierence. He is currently the Managing Editor of Verizon-Hearst's Seriously.tv, and before that, served as the Head of Video at NewsCorp's New York Post and ran east coast branded entertainment, development & production for Defy Media, owners of some of today’s most popular digital shows, and Youtube channels including SMOSH, Escapist and MadeMan.
Rich Emms - Head of Design
With 25 years experience in the comic book biz, Richard has covered the majority of the comic-dom including editorial (AP Comics publisher & Markosia's founding EIC), design (logos and lettering over 200 comics), writing (Mythopolis, B1N4RY and Monster Club) and retail (Limited Edition Comix). He currently owns one of the UK's most established comic book stores, now celebrating ten years.
Michael Sanchez - Editorial Director
Michael's trained eye and passion for detail makes him uniquely qualified to ensure Scout's vision runs smoothly and remains true. Having discovered such series as Elasticator, Once Our Land, Girrion, among others, and helping to bring them into the fold of Scout, he has been diligent in maintaining the level of excellence that Scout has become known. A creator at heart his creativity and passion for story is his ultimate joy.