KEY PERSONNEL BIOGRAPHICALS
President / Executive Producer / Director / Editor
Doug Hanes has been a leader in the film and video production industry for nearly 40 years. His expertise and direct involvement in writing, directing, shooting and editing guarantees the continuity and consistency critical to each film or video project. In addition, his broad knowledge of strategic marketing, analytical abilities and diverse media background makes Doug Hanes a qualified Executive Producer for the Company.
After graduating from the University of Iowa, Mr. Hanes formed Transtar Productions, Inc. in 1982. Since that time, he has worked to achieve the highest level of perfection for every film and video production. Clients return to Transtar Productions and Transtar Entertainment Company because Mr. Hanes exceeds their expectations in terms of presentation quality, creativity and results.
Mr. Hanes’ extensive experience in all aspects of advertising and marketing, along with every phase of the production process, have led some of the most successful and well-
Mr. Hanes brings a specialized shooting style and detail-
As Executive Producer for Transtar Entertainment Company, Inc., Mr. Hanes’ responsibilities include overseeing all film and television projects, hiring of all producer teams and key production personnel, and managing the production budgets. Mr. Hanes also continues to work as a director, cinematographer, videographer and editor on many Transtar Entertainment projects. Contact Doug at Doug@TranstarFilm.com.
GEORGE W. COLE
Board Member and Financial Advisor
Mr. Cole began his career in real estate working in his Father’s real estate office when he was a teenager. In the late 1960's, Mr. Cole took over the operations of Herb Cole Real Estate (now Quest Real Estate Advisors) and changed the focus of the Company to major commercial brokerage, investment and development. Highlights of Herb Cole Real Estate included: the construction and sale of 300 single-
In 1978, Mr. Cole started a business consulting firm that advises and consults with small, mid-
Mr. Cole currently serves as President and C.E.O. of Jayhawker Investment Holdings, Inc., an incubator company that assists subsidiaries with financing, business consulting and marketing services. Mr. Cole is active in the Denver community and serves on the Board of two charitable foundations. He also directs his family’s own private investment portfolio. Mr. Cole can be reached at GCole@JayhawkerHoldings.com.
Producer and Director of ACRONYM
Steffan Tubbs is host of The Steffan Tubbs Show on News/Talk 710 KNUS in Denver, weekdays 4–7. He has also hosted the community affairs program “Studio 12” on Colorado Public Television. Steffan has nearly 30 years of news experience. He is a four-
Steffan was the author and producer of the award-
Steffan is a proud supporter of our military and was twice embedded with U.S. troops in Iraq. In both 2010 and 2012, he assisted WWII veterans back to the island of Iwo Jima. He ends his show daily by reminding us to Remember Our Troops. To produce his documentary films, Steffan is President and CEO of Mountain Time Media. For more information, go to www.MountainTM.com.
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