With years of industry experience, we have a proven record of success and are constantly relied on for our creativity and vision.

We create stories with humanity, heart and humor.

InventTV is a full-service production company in Burbank, CA that specializes in producing scripted and unscripted television series, specials and live events. Our team has a wealth of experience in television production and our work has earned many awards and longstanding relationships with the world’s best networks and brands. Co-owned by Los Angeles Media Fund, we focus on creating compelling content and delivering groundbreaking, diverse stories to a multicultural world.

In addition to original productions, our business-model is built on creating mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships with leading-edge companies.

Agency: United Talent Agency (UTA), Rob Lee and Josh Levenbrown.

Legal: Loeb & Loeb LLP., Marc Chamlin, Anne McGuire and Rachel Kiwi.

NETWORK PARTNERS
LEADERSHIP

Sergio has 20 years of experience in television, overseeing companies as EIC and then President/CEO, producing series and specials such as LA Ink, The Rachel Zoe Project, The Alma Awards and The Wayne Brady Show. For over 10 years he worked on Live Events and Award Shows at Ken Ehrlich Productions on projects such as The Emmy Awards, Opening of The Superdome after Katrina with U2 and Green Day and Elton John Live to name a few. Sergio is on the board of Voto Latino and The Alfaro Do Good Foundation.

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Sergio Alfaro

CEO

Michael is an Emmy Award winning producer and seasoned development executive with over 2,200 hours of television under his belt; it all started by writing greeting cards for American Greetings. He comes off a ten year stint as of EVP of EndemolShine and has created, launched and run shows with some of the giants in the industry: Conan O’Brien (6’4”), Steve Harvey (6’1”), Nick Cannon (6’), Wayne Brady (6’), Penn and Teller (over 12’ combined), Bob Costas (5’7”) and Joan Rivers (5’6 in her Louboutins). Michael loves TV and whether it’s America’s Got Talent or The Swan, he always goes to work with a smile (so far surgically unaltered).

Michael Weinberg

PRESIDENT

In 2008, Jeffrey founded Considered Entertainment. There he produced the Emmy-nominated, Humanitas Prize-winning documentary A Small Act.  Jeffrey also produced Rules Don’t Apply, written and directed by Warren Beatty, and Basmati Blues with Brie Larson. Since 2014, Jeffrey has been Co-CEO of the Los Angeles Media Fund (LAMF),  which is active in film, TV, music, and sports.

Jeffrey Soros

CO-CHAIR

Simon has over 25 years of experience as a lawyer specializing in film and technology in both California and the UK. In 2003, Simon served as VP and General Counsel of PriceGrabber, and was involved with the company’s $485M sale. Simon was the CEO of Future Films (US), at the time a major film finance company, where he raised funds and provided structured finance for independent films. Since 2014, Simon has been Co-CEO of the Los Angeles Media Fund, a full-service production and finance company, and is a partner in Beyond Athlete Management, a sports agency.

Simon Horsman

CO-CHAIR

Morgan leads corporate development and strategy for LAMF. He is responsible for sourcing, valuing, performing due diligence, and supervising strategic investments throughout the tech, media, and entertainment sectors. He is also involved in the development, financing, and production of LAMF’s film and television projects. Prior to joining LAMF, Morgan was a development executive for writer/director/producer Michael Mann. Morgan started his career with J.P. Morgan and spent several years in financial services. He graduated from Tulane University’s A.A. Freeman School of Business.

Morgan Earnest

COO

THE TEAM

Jason started his career in the mailroom of an agency, then worked as a talent manager before becoming a screenwriter and producer. Jason worked for several years on Alaska based shows “Deadliest Catch” and “Bering Sea Gold” before coming to InventTV to Executive Produce “Into Alaska.”

Jason Graham

SVP OF DEVELOPMENT

Tiffany Alfaro started her career directing The Dream Street Foundation, has been recognized as a woman who inspires and has had her work published by Randi Zuckerberg Media. Before joining InventTV, Alfaro worked on developing projects with Morocco Junction Entertainment and MME All3Media. At InventTV, Alfaro has been a part of the team responsible for developing Bringing Up Bhabie on SnapChat, Chad Loves Michelle on OWN, Into Alaska on Animal Planet, Southern Charm New Orleans and The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City on Bravo.  Alfaro’s passion to change the world one good deed at a time led her to be the co-founder of The Alfaro Do Good Foundation. 

Tiffany Alfaro

VP OF DEVELOPMENT

Dave’s been in family entertainment for several decades. As a comedian, writer, producer, director and actor (starring on Full House, and Fuller House on Netflix) he’s worn more showbiz hats than a herd of cowboys at a stampede. When he’s not creating content for movies and television or making audiences laugh, you can find him playing golf, hockey, flying airplanes and remodeling homes.

Dave Coulier

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Jeff Marcus

EVP FINANCE & OPERATIONS

Emma Humphrey has over 20 years in the film and television industry. Her unscripted credits include The Next 15 (TVOne), Flex & Shanice (OWN), Fix My Choir (Oxygen), LA Ink (TLC), BBQ Pitmasters (TLC & Destination America), and the The Rachel Zoe Project (Bravo). Prior to reality, Emma worked on independent features and coordinated countless commercials and music videos.

Emma Humphrey

VP OF PRODUCTION

Following graduation from Emerson College, Kristina became an editing instructor and then quickly moved into reality television and documentary film. For over a decade she has been utilizing her technical and managerial skills to enhance the post experience. She is comfortable on all sides of post, and thrives on making it the smooth process it should be.

Kristina Ort

VP OF POST PRODUCTION

A Los Angeles native, Matt started working in television as a production assistant at CBS while studying at USC. First working as a teaching assistant for editing software, he now applies his technical expertise as an assistant editor, working on content for a variety of networks. He is thrilled to lend his expertise to InventTV as the company’s Lead AE.

Matt Morris

ASSISTANT EDITOR

Mike has long been proof that successfully wearing many hats does not require a big head. He served as Producer/ Editor at a small production house in Texas, before starting all over in Los Angeles in 2008. After swiftly earning his way back up the ladder, Mike has been Development Producer, Editor, Lead Editor, and/or Motion GFX Artist on a long list of Television series and specials for a wide variety of companies and networks. Mike has helped Invent TV develop and produce programs since the company’s inception, officially joining the team as Senior Preditor in 2020.  He also creates mixed-media comics and animation as Lead Creator at Hackimation Lab.

Michael Priebe

SENIOR PREDITOR

Joey has been casting hit TV shows for over 10 years and has worked on hit shows for every network imaginable including Bravo, History, TLC, MTV, Lifetime, and Oxygen. He has a passion for connecting with people which helps him identify compelling characters with amazing stories for any project. He is originally from Long Island, New York and has a degree in radio, television and film from the University of Central Florida.

Joey Gemelli

SUPERVISING PRODUCER OF DEVELOPMENT

Brandon is a polymath in areas that don’t involve actual math. His former lives include music and culture writer, high school English and History teacher, and wedding DJ. Not to mention that in his 10+ years of experience in both scripted and unscripted, he’s helped develop projects at Punk Riot Productions, Paramount, Sony, Viacom, and Stone & Co Entertainment.

Brandon Hall

MANAGER OF DEVELOPMENT

Joe graduated from UCLA with a focus on entertainment studies and producing. He brings a multitude of creative, and technical skills to InventTV. For over six years, he has been an integral part of the core team, assisting in development, production and post departments. His roles include executive assistant, development coordinator, editing, sound recording and often works as a shooter/producer on both development and television series.

Joseph D’Urso

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

Hilary is a dynamic Development Coordinator who is consistently inspired to push the boundaries in content creation and story telling with the incredible InventTV team. She received a Bachelors in Fine Arts from the New York Film Academy and was once Miss Teen USA. Throughout the year she is the trophy presenter on the Emmys, Creative Arts Emmys, Critics Choice, American Music Awards, ALMA’s, NBA Awards and Golden Globes. 

Hilary Cruz

DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR

Geoff comes to LA by way of Spokane, Washington and has a diverse multimedia background working in casting, post production, and audio engineering. His experience crosses genres from scripted, unscripted, digital and podcastsGeoff has helped to cast shows for many networks including Bravo, MTV, Nickelodeon, HGTV, TLC, Discovery ID, History, and many more. Geoff has a BS in music production from Full Sail University in Orlando and writes music in his free time.

Geoff Schlosser

CASTING ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

Guy started his 4 Emmy Award winning engineering career in the late 70’s at a small UHF TV station in the SF Bay Area. He’s carried that same tenacity through his whole career. After leaving the TV station he joined the newly formed world of music touring video. He engineered video systems and traveled the world with groups like, Journey, David Bowie, Stevie Wonder, Bruce Springsteen, Peter Gabriel to name a few. His name can be seen on the credits of countless Live specials including, The Academy Awards, Grammys, Emmy’s and Superbowl Halftime Show. Large corporate events including, Michael Jacksons Memorial, Obama’s inauguration and the Democratic National conventions.

Guy Jones

TECHNICAL PRODUCER

Brett has over 17 years of creative and managerial experience in the news and entertainment industry. Beginning his career as a producer and director of news and commercial content in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, Brett relocated to Los Angeles to work in Post Production for Reality and documentary programming. He is well versed in all aspects of Post Production and thrives on collaborating with a great team.

Brett Baldridge

POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

Valerie has over 20 years of experience as a studio executive at New Line Cinema, Paramount Pictures, and as a consultant. She has worked on numerous films such as the Austin Powers trilogy, Star Trek, Mission Impossible 3, and the upcoming Unhinged with Russell Crowe. She is an expert in securing and developing entertainment marketing partnerships and brand integrations.
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Valerie Pappas Llauro

BRAND INTEGRATION PRODUCER

Moe has been in the TV + Film business for 20+ years. He’s traveled the world working on everything from small indie films, to major sitcoms, to award shows and reality shows. Moe is a strong advocate for the Streetlights Program—placing minorities with limited expertise or education in the Entertainment Industry workforce. In his free time, Moe enjoys traveling, spending time with family and anything Star Wars or Marvel Comics related.

Moe Orozco

PRODUCTION MANAGER

Smile enforcer. VP of Office Morale. Dog rescue advocate. 4 pound big shot.

Yoko

SECURITY

Works from home. Results may be delayed.

Tank

COVID-19 COORDINATOR

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