Producer / Director
John Rokosny is an award winning Producer / Director with over 15 years of extensive and varied media experience. John has won the 2006 & 2007 Telly Award, the 2007 Insight Award, the 2003 Prism Award, and the 2003 Teacher’s Choice Awards. John’s films have been screened at Madison Square Garden for a concert for Hurricane Katrina victims, at the Star Wars III NYC premiere, and many other fundraising gala events. John has produced TV series, feature documentaries, fundraising films and national TV campaigns for many charities.
Producer / Composer / Voice-over
Andriette Redmann is a multi-talented producer. Andriette does many voice-overs and music production for New York MVP, and works with John Rokosny on set and in the studio. Andriette also is a fearless field camera and audio person having ‘made her bones’ documenting the post Hurricane Katrina Gulf Coast, and Bruce Springsteen in the ESPN documentary “7th Inning Stretch”. She is a gifted singer-songwriter with her musical group Sun Palace.
Writer / Voice-over
Tasha Jakush is a writer, voice-over artist, and the host of our new TV series ‘I Love My Job!” Tasha graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with BA in Literature and a minor in Education. She writes and edits scripts for NewYorkMVP. She is also a gifted poet who skateboards to work. Tasha is working on her first book of poetry.
Video Editor / Audio Mixer
Ron Shaffer is seasoned Audio Recording and Mix Engineer with over 18 years of experience including, mixing several top 10 Billboard R&B hits and earning 7 Platinum and 6 Gold Records. In 1996 and 2000 Ron played a key role in artists Gerald & Eddie Levert and Joe receiving Grammy Nominations. In 2006, Ron added to his skill set a Certificate in Video Editing from New York University’s SCPS Video Editing Program. Since 1998 Ron has operated his own Recording studio using Pro Tools and has subsequently added Final Cut Pro Studio and Adobe After Effects for Video Editing, DVD Authoring and Motion Graphics.