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Meet the Team

Chuck Ardezzone

Co-Founder of Reality TV Scouts, veteran actor, filmmaker, author and executive producer of original Reality TV Show and film projects in the entertainment industry.

Chuck had guest starring roles on shows such as “Law & Order”, “Third Watch”, “As the World Turns”, “Burn Notice” and “Average Joe” on NBC. He has also guest starred in independent films such as “The Believer” with Ryan Gosling, “Wedding Daze” with Joe Pantoliano, and “L.I.E.” with Brian Cox and personally been featured in 25 national advertisements.

David Lyons

Co-Founder of Reality TV Scouts, multi-award winning filmmaker, creator, writer and executive producer of original television and film projects in the entertainment industry.

During his career David has garnered 4 Aurora Awards, 3 Tellys, 3 Platinum Pixie Awards and a Remi amongst others. In 2010 he won 4 Platinum EMPixx Awards for writing and animation.

In 2013 David and fellow Reality TV Scouts co-founder Andrew Bishop won a Telly, Davie and other awards for the documentary, SIMON SAYS along with the Chief Strategy Officer of the Year Award at the Innovation Awards Ceremony.

Andrew Bishop

Co-Founder of Reality TV Scouts, multi-award-winning producer and digital media executive with over eighteen years of experience in the entertainment industry. Andrew has expertise across a variety of disciplines including: marketing and advertising, Interactive media and technology, social media, content development, content creation, entertainment, animation, syndication, licensing and online/traditional distribution.

He has been at the forefront of digital convergence, fostering content development, packaging and production partnerships with major media companies, film studios, professional sports organizations, entertainment marketing and management firms.

Bill Borson

An Emmy award winning Executive Producer of live events, series, specials and documentaries. A seasoned executive who provides leadership, team building, creativity and organizational expertise to both short and long term objectives.

Bill has worked in just about every facet of the entertainment industry. Whether it be as General Manager for Powderhouse Productions, SVP Production/Executive Producer at Fox Sports Cable Networks, Head of Programming/Brand Marketing for Hasbro, VP Programming, Production & Operations for the New England Sports Network (NESN) or Director of Production/Executive Producer for Tribune Broadcasting’s WGN and KTLA, Bill knows what it takes to deliver quality product, while generating ratings and revenues.

Lane Shefter Bishop

Lane Shefter Bishop is a multi-award winning producer/director who has received numerous accolades for her work including an EMMY, six Telly Awards, a Videographer Award, three Communicator Awards, a Sherril C. Corwin Award, an Aurora Award, a Davey Award, a New York Festivals Award and the DGA Fellowship Award for Episodic Television.

Lane is currently partnered on all non-scripted programming with Reality TV Scouts. She has directed more than two dozen sizzle reels as well as pilots, including VISIONARIES (Left/Right) for AMC, BARBADORO COMPOUND (ITV/MTV) and REINVENTION (Fox TV Studios) – which are going to series. Moreover, Lane just finished shooting a pilot episode of the new show GEARS.

Jeremy James

Jeremy has worked in the television industry for over ten years.

He has worked with producers from many major networks including Discovery Channel, TBS, TLC, Spike, and History.

He has produced over 200 commercials in the past five years with clients all over the southeast. His recent projects include “V8 Muscle Bikes”,”Paradise Coast Wives”, and “Jumbolair”. ​

Marjorie DeHey

Marjorie is an accomplished business development, corporate strategy and marketing executive who has brought over $100M in revenues for clients. She has lead strong executive teams from 5-150 members and has successfully managed over 100 international projects, campaigns and high-end events ranging from $100K-$2.0M in budget.

Her reputation for developing profitable global strategies has enabled her to deliver value to companies and organizations such as MGM Studios, Warner Brothers, MTV, The Irish Government, LexisNexis, Turner Broadcast Systems, Sony, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and NBC/Universal.

Jackie Schwab

Reality TV Scouts spokesperson with over 20 years’ experience in TV production. She has a strong balance of both strategic and tactical skills, am an independent self-starter and has an exceptional talent for building solid relationships, meeting tight deadlines and creating incremental revenue streams for clients.

Her roles have encompassed identifying clients’ marketing goals and offering market knowledge. Further, She has been awarded top business leader and received numerous testimonials for her efforts in increasing her customer base.

Tomaczek Bednarek

Tomaczek is an acclaimed award- winning producer, successful executive and entrepreneur with more than twenty-five years of experience in the creation, production and promotion of multi-media. The diversity of projects he has produced, written or promoted span a dynamic series of commercials, entertainment properties, interactive media and international news broadcasts.

He consistently delivers an outstanding “showcase of product” for clients, managing key partnerships and strategic alliances in film, television, technology and digital media.

Elizabeth Tichenor

Associate Producer. Liz Tichenor, was a biologist and naturalist for many years. She worked for U.S. Fish and Wildlife in Alaska and for the California State Park System. In 2004 she decided to follow her dream of being a visual artist and went back to school to study photography. She uses her photographers eye shooting b-roll on production and creating one-sheets and other materials for pitching projects to networks. Liz does a little bit of everything from assisting on production, editing video, and managing interns. Basically she assists Andrew and David with whatever needs to get done. Her ability to stay positive and take action under pressure makes her an invaluable part of our team.

Demitri Blanco

Dem​​itri has been in the entertainment industry for over two years having worked on various projects including “V8 Muscle Bikes,” “Jumbolair,” “Fashionistas,” and many more.

Demitri has also worked as audio technician, director, writer, and photographer on many shows.​

Logan Jones

Logan has been in the entertainment industry for two years. He started his career, earning a degree at the highly acclaimed “Hampshire College” in Amherst, MA.

He has worked on a number of independent films. He has been involved with major projects as a photographer, audio technician, and video editor. Logan has also won awards for various movie shorts he has produced.

Kathleen Prutos

Kathleen has 30 years professional experience as a senior executive and consultant as president of Prutos Public Relations & Marketing, Inc., a Naples, Florida-based public relations agency.

She has helped positioned companies and brands to deliver long-term profitability in corporate, venture capital and entrepreneurial environments, extending from tourism and travel to medical, wholesale and retail businesses.