Morph Syndicate | Content + Marketing

About Us

Morph Syndicate is positioned as the author/developer of media strategies that perform with efficiencies and scalability in the production of scripted and/or non-scripted rich media content, resulting in the pricing and programming across markets and technologies.

Driving the market shift – increases to “Net Margins” year-over-year for all the major buyers of content ie: Media Conglomerates, Advertisers, Internet Streaming,Satellite Networks,Wireless Streaming, etc.

  • Price-Point/Market

estimate of online (audio/video) hours/monthly
2016 global entertainment and media market is expected to reach two trillion U.S. dollars.

Our model

Pricing & Programming = cost reductions of 30% by utilizing Efficiencies to achieving Scalability in a production model, while producing a market place.

Matthew Ashburn


As Cofounder, Matthew is the author/developer for the companies Intellectual Properties in Branded Content Production, Advertisement Integration Methods, Ad Campaign Clustering Production, and the pricing strategies associated with programming across devices and platforms.

Starting with authoring the production model known as “Closed Creative Collective” or (C3),leveraging on (3) proficiencies for Creative and Managerial Talent with current Media Technologies to produce original content of all types: Feature Films,TV/Cable,Commercials etc. At the core of the model, produces a high quality and quantity of content – Efficiently. His model for integrating advertisements is known as the “Intermediate Advertisement Synthesis Algorithm” also known as (I.A.S.A) is fundamentally a rich media advertisement model. Based on a scientific model of (5) Postulates and Common Notions.

Matt was a Director/Producer for the acclaimed digital advertising agency Razorfish, where he worked on such projects as; Coca-Cola, X-Games, Nike, Audi, Ford Motor Company, BMW, and Target. He has developed projects, i.e., features and original series with such companies as Canal+, Mandalay Entertainment, FOX TV, along with collaborated with Alcon Entertainment, Warner Brothers, Weinstein Company and MGM.

Athena Ashburn


As Cofounder, Athena oversees all Feature Films, Original Shows, Commercials, and Marketing Campaigns.

She has produced award-winning feature films associated with studios including Weinstein Company, MGM, HBO, First Independent Pictures, Warner Brothers, and Roadside Attractions. Athena has produced such films as the epic ensemble piece, “Bobby“, which was nominated for 2 Golden Globes (Best Picture & Best Original Song), and another 7 wins & 13 prestigious nominations, along with winning numerous film awards during her successful producing career.

Athena has produced films with the following top industry talent; Anthony Hopkins, Sharon Stone, Demi Moore, Helen Hunt, William H. Macy, Shia LeBeouf, Nick Cannon, Heather Graham, Christian Slater, Ashton Kutcher, Lindsey Lohan, Harry Bellafonte, Michael Pena, Joshua Jackson, Martin Sheen, Laurence Fishburne, Emilio Estevez, Elijah Wood, Freddy Rodrigues, Alec Baldwin, Nikki Reed, Jeff Goldblum, Luke Wilson, Ashley Judd, Martin Landau, Richard Lewis, Christopher McDonald, Brad Renfro, Carrie Ann-Moss,and Kevin Spacey.

Athena has had the privilege in developing projects with top Hollywood directors has; Spike Lee, Lee Daniels, John Frankenheimer, Luis Mandoki, Marleen Gorris, Billy Bob Thornton, as well as worked with top industry producers, production companies, studio executives, agencies, management firms, and distributors.

Robert Menendez


As CFO, Robert oversees all of the company’s Strategic Initiatives, Investments & Banking, and Funding Initiatives.

Robert has over 15 years of management experience, from day-to-day operations to developing business and investment platforms for long-term corporate growth. Robert is attuned to the complexity of the technology space and has acumen in navigating the competitive landscape to make lasting changes that affect the bottom line.

Currently, Robert manages all facets of operations at Newmax Advisors llc. He has successfully coordinating algorithmic trading teams primarily made up of programmers and developers to manage account platforms to create fiscal synergy for investors.

Prior to Newmax, Robert began his career at Oppenheimer & Company where he promptly moved to California to become the Co-Founder of Tradestar Capital, Ltd., a prop trading firm and subsidiary of Assent Trading (currently owned by Sungard Data Systems). Robert’s ability to spot high quality talent, and personally stock each subdivision with high performing people, enabled  him to build each of the five branches (in five different cities) of Assent Trading into fully operational and profitable units.

After leaving Assent Trading, Robert was instrumental in the Launch of Coastal LLC, a quantitative fund for which he raised both trading and operational capital. Again, his ability to recruit and train management led to drastically increased revenue. Robert’s talent for easily cross-pollenating technology and funding led to a partnership at One Asia U.S. Where complex ideas were often pitched to investors. With many firms receiving funding, including Top Flight a drone technology firm founded by Long Pham, an MIT Ph.D. graduate, who is currently developing the first drone hybrid engine and providing a fully automated point and click platform for drone flight.

Robert currently resides in Los Angeles and Manhattan with his wife Anastasia and his one-year old son, Roberto Jr. Robert Menendez


Content + Marketing

Media strategies that position the A-Narrative at the focal point of investment and from the cost-efficiencies of up to 30%, providing the  B-Narrative as the marketing component in real-time to audiences/consumers across devices and platforms.