DreamSculpt is a publishing, media and consultancy firm with an integrated model that incorporates book brand development, author platform development, media production, publishing, and literary representation.
Before your book can find its audience you need to know the mindset of your target reader and what media and messaging would engage them in the most inviting and compelling way. Writing a book that is compelling and expresses the authentic voice and distinction of the author is an art.
Jared Rosen is the founder Of DreamSculpt. As an innovator in digital media publishing, he has published over 50 media enhanced e-books for many best-selling authors and filmmakers and has published dozens of books in print. Jared is the author of three books including the groundbreaking book The Flip. As a thought leader he has presented in venues ranging from TED X Malibu, to McKinsey and Company, Sydney, Australia. In 2000, Jared co-created the Children’s Emotional Literacy Project endorsed by Mayor Richard Riordan and Norman Lear.
Bill Scarcliff has spent over four decades in the corporate world as a top salesperson and trainer. His 10 years in the Marine Corps provided a foundation of determination and discipline that compliments his past 20 years as a personal development coach and facilitator of emotional education. His passion to guide people towards their dreams in a grounded, actionable way compliments his role as the Chief of Operations.
Lynn Kitchen was one of the first women to own her own investment broker-dealership in California. Transitioned into the self-development world, Lynn is an author, coach and producer, currently producing a National Television Series, World’s Greatest Motivators airing on Fox Sports and WGN America Cable Networks. With her passion to give back, Lynn has served for over 22 years on the Board of Spirit Awakening Foundation, bringing mentorship & leadership skills to incarcerated youth.
Bill Gladstone is an author, film producer and the founder of Waterside Productions, a Literary Agency responsible for such hits as the Dummies series and Marie Kondo’s The Art of Tidying Up. As an agent he has personally represented some of the most important thinkers of our time ranging from Peter Norton, Eckhart Tolle, Neale Donald Walsh, Thom Hartmann, Victor Villasenor, Jean Houston and musician Neil Young. Bill is a Trustee of the Club of Budapest.
John Räätz founder of the Visioneering Group, is a pioneer in the genre of transformational media. He is the founder of the Global Alliance for Transformational Entertainment co-founded with Jim Carrey and Eckhart Tolle and was executive director for the David Lynch MFA film program. His clients have included Madonna, Martin Sheen, Kenny Loggins and films including What the Bleep Do We Know and Baraka. John sits on the board Board of Directors for Homeboy Industries.
After graduating from Columbia Law School, Rhett pursued a career into the entertainment industry working at Warner Bros., Paramount, and Disney. He went on to create his own production company working with clients ranging from Google to recording artist Bonobo. From intellectual property protection and development to screenwriting, directing, and producing Rhett understands all facets of the craft.
Joyce Walker began as a copywriter in the advertising industry and evolved into a producer of thousands of radio and TV commercials winning over 70 national and international advertising awards, including the highest honor at the Cannes Film Festival and multiple Clio awards. For the past seven years, she produced The Aware Show, a popular health and spirituality radio show in Los Angeles. Joyce shares her talents as booth a book editor and video producer.
Judith has more than a decade of experience conducting large social science field studies at Stanford University. She specializes in developmental editing of non-fiction books including scientific, personal development, and memoirs. She has a gracious collaborative style that retains the author’s voice, while at the same assuring the author’s works, citations and references are correctly formatted.
Darlene Swanson has been designing books and magazines for over 25 years and is a preferred provider for Lightning Source and Ingram/Spark. Working with DreamSculpt, she has designed over 50 cutting-edge media e-books as well as traditional print books.
Tara Gladstone holds an M.A. in international public relations and has been a social media strategist for technology companies such as Ebay and Hewlett Packard as well publishing companies including Penguin and McGraw Hill. Tara is fluent in Spanish and Empathy.
Jake Asner has entertainment in his DNA. From photographing the cover of his grandfather’s best-selling book, The Grouchy Historian, to shooting rock videos to having his own aerial cinematography company—all while still in high school . . . Jake rocks!