Showtown American Pictures is an independent film production company and content provider dedicated to creating and distributing quality entertainment!
Ed spent twenty years providing venue security, executive protection and event personnel for world class venues and casino live events in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. A former recipient of Atlantic City’s Top 40 Under 40 for dynamic leadership and philanthropic efforts. Awarded official recognition from NJ Assembly and Senate as well as local leadership for contributions to the betterment of Atlantic City. Managing five hundred plus employees in his tenure of Director of Event Security and Regional Vice President of industry leading tri state area event services firm.
Worked on sets including the acclaimed series The Sopranos, Feature Film The Warrior, Bounty Hunter and AMC hit show Comic Book Men. Produced Indie Films including the award winning Horror-Thriller 100 Acres of Hell.
Todd has over 27 years of business startup and management experience. He has been actively involved in real estate, investment banking, franchising & contracting industries. Mr. Oifer founded several service related businesses.
Todd has a BA degree from Thomas Edison State University, holds several relevant licenses/ certificates and is a member of many trade organizations. He currently lives in the Greater Tampa Bay Area.
Drew is a visionary entrepreneur who has founded many businesses. Drew’s specialty is in Information Technology Consultant, Product Management, Software Development, Business Development, Contract & Negotiations, R&D. Drew Co-Founded Nemsys, LLC – A Toledo Based MSP and ConnectWise a Tampa based IT company that was acquired by Thoma Bravo, a private equity firm, for $1.5 billion in 2019. Drew has a degree in Electrical engineering from The University of Toledo he is also a skilled recreational pilot. Drew enjoys spending time with his family and resides in the Greater Tampa Bay area.
Before getting into the movie business with being an executive producer in Showtown American Pictures, Vince had a 35 year plus career in the financial services industry focusing on alternative investment funds such as hedge, private equity, venture capital and cryptocurrency funds to name a few.
He started his career as a CPA for the global firm Deloitte and went on to be Chief Financial Officer for several New York firms with oversight for over $2.5 billion.
He now lives in Jupiter, Florida with his wife and two daughters. Before moving from New Jersey to Florida a few years ago, he was a volunteer firefighter doing special rescue operations and a rescue scuba diver. He has volunteered with Team Rubicon doing disaster response work with his last two week deployment to Abaco, Bahamas after hurricane Dorian.
He is an author with “Alternative Investments: The Basics to Survival, a Deep Dive” and is working on a few more fictional pieces.
- Art Director Showtown American Pictures
- Writer, Artist, Narrator, Musician, Audiobook Producer, Co-Producer/Creator at Showtown American Pictures
- Produced and edited Kane Hodder’s Audiobook, “Unmasked”.
- Wrote and narrated, “Run like Hell” (A few tiny tales to chill your blood), and, “The Toad King” and the original Audiobook/Drama, “Bestial”.
- Has several titles written and narrated on both the Chilling Tales for Dark Nights YouTube Channel as well as The Candle-Lit Room YouTube Channel, including, “Sirens”, “My son, my son”, “Bluebeard”, “Black Vineyard”, “The Vampire Testament”, “The truth behind the Mandela Effect”, and “Darren”.
- Acted in the film, “The Beast Comes at Midnight”.
- Also Content Contributor and Graphic Artist for associated films made by Showtown American Pictures.
- Also performs graphic art tasks and video editing for the Independent Film and Arts community, “The Indie Escape Network”.
Alexis studied Mass Communications and Broadcast Production at the University of South Florida. While studying there she released her first documentary, “Nature’s Secrets: Florida State Parks.” The short film was a hit, winning several awards on the film festival circuit. She’s now directing her attention to new ventures with Showtown American Pictures.
Cannon Fire Productions
Robert is a proud Northeastern Pennsylvania native. He holds a BA in Political Science and Business Administration from Wilkes University in Wilkes Barre PA; and a Masters degree in Education from Marywood University in Scranton PA. As and educator for more than 25 years, Robert has established many local associations and serves on several municipal, county and statewide organizations including the Scranton Cultural Center, Lackawana County Arts, Culture and Education Committee, Lackawana County Performing Arts Center Authority, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and the Pennsylvania Special Education Advisory Panel. Robert has produced more than two dozen one-on-one interviews with community leaders and business owners which are posted on his education website to be used by his student and teachers.
Robert has created more than seven local history documentaries with his 2009 piece on beloved local amusement park Rocky Glen. Other subjects covered include the Confederation of Civil War Generals, Steamtown National Historic Site, a property of the National Park Service, and Telly award-winning Hanson Amusement Park with his production partner Tim Novotney. He continues his effort today and is currently working on four more features. In addition, he has also produced promotional videos with the Bangor PA Slate Quarry preservation project, Reading and Northern Railroad, and for the Lehigh Gorge tourist railroad excursion. He founded Cannon Fire Productions to direct his attention to full length film and video projects and is excited to be working with Showtown American Pictures.
As creator, producer and host of In a Nutshell, Robert offers biweekly television and Youtube programs focusing on local personalities and events. Interviews have been conducted for the show with local crafters, musicians and nationally known actors Dan Yeager, who played Leatherface in Texas Chainsaw, and is close personal friend of Robert; and Cynthia Rothrock, Champion Martial Artist and action movie star.