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.
online (audio/video) hours/monthly
2016 global entertainment and media market is expected to reach two trillion U.S. dollars.
Pricing & Programming = cost reductions of 30% by utilizing Efficiencies to achieving Scalability in a production model, while producing a market place.
Matthew Ashburn – Cofounder/CEO
As Cofounder of Morph Syndicate, Matthew is the author/developer for the companies Intellectual Properties in Branded Content Production, Advertisement Integration Production 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 – Cofounder/COO
As Cofounder of Morph Syndicate, Athena oversees all Feature Films, Original Shows, Commercials, Brand Community Strategy and Brand Narrative Programming.
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.