Mike Young. CEO Co - Founder MoonScoop
Mike

Mike Young is the co-founder and partner of the Company that once bore his name. His first venture into animation came in 1980 when his children's books based on a crime fighting Teddy bear "SuperTed" were picked up by newly founded Welsh Language broadcaster S4C. He founded Siriol Animation and produced SuperTed, followed by Wil Cwac Cwac, Fantastic Max, Fireman Sam and the Fox feature film "Once Upon a Forest."' Today Mike serves as the CEO of the U.S. based MoonScoop, LLC. As such, Mike remains a leading producer of top-quality award-winning CGI and traditional 2D television animation around the globe. Under Mike’s leadership and the leadership of his partners, Nicolas Atlan and his wife Liz Young, the studio maintains a 24/7 pipeline with its co-production partners throughout the world, including Australia, France, India, Germany and the UK, to name only a few. In addition to its own shows, "Hero 108," "Chloe's Closet," 'Dive Olly Dive," “Pet Alien,” “Todd World,” “Growing Up Creepie,” “I Got A Rocket, "Twisted Whiskers,"” the studio also produces a number of highly successful work-for-hire programs like multi Emmy award winning “Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks” for UK based Entara, Ltd., "Zevo-3" for Skechers Entertainment, "Strawberry Shortcake" for American Greetings, “Bratz” for California based MGA and “Clifford the Big Red Dog,” and “Clifford’s Puppy Days,” for New York based Scholastic. Currently in production are three stereoscopic movies for Dream Garden and Universal studios based on the HIT toy brand “Zhu Zhu Pets” , “DaGeDar” webisodes series, “Wildgrinders”, second seasons of “Hero 108” and “Chloe’s Closet”, “Care Bears” and “Strawberry Shortcake”. New developments include “Ding-e Babies”, “Gloe-Bear”, “Amy Hodgepodge (with Kim Wayans of the talented and famous Wayans Hollywood Family and a series based on the sport Cricket with World Famous Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar with the title “Master Blasters”. Mike Young Productions (and later Moonscoop) was the first US studio to work in India and is credited with kick starting the multi-billion dollar animation and special effects business that now thrives there. Mike Young and his partners have shaped the Company into one of the most prolific independent animation studios in Hollywood today. The studio has won multiple awards for its shows including, BAFTA Awards, fifteen Emmy Awards, Humanitas Prizes, Pulcinellas, Parents’ Choice Awards, the FICCI Frames Award, and the coveted Hugo Award.

2SGC -- Advisors Committee

Founder:Diane Blackmon - Bailey
Family Friendly Films Entertainment LLC. - Blackmon Entertainment Media

Francis Glebas Dreamworks
Dave Moon VISCOM VISCOM - University California Northridge
Mark Farquhar University California, Northridge
Gwen Kelly Walmart
Lee Bailey EUR WEB
LaMarr Blackmon BURN - College Radio Network
Danielle Holland PitBull Beverages
Diana Williams Woodland Hills - Tarzana
Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Ella Tolliver Solano College
Johnny Morris Morris & Associates
Emilie Knude Hansen Maritime Museum
Ivor Dawson Traveling Space Museum
Ken Wilson Ken Wilson Inc.
Janis Thomas KDYA Radio
Cookie Lommel Operation Unity

Mission

2SGC --- a non-profit - education - entertainment - media organization dedicated to creating awareness of and appreciation for CGI ( Computer Generated illustration ) - Animation, Second - Screen ( electronic “buddy” devices: smart phones - tablets -digital - web content / creators ) and other related pop-culture art-forms and technologies. Through education, branding, exposure; conferences, conventions, special events, competitions, and 2NDSCREEN GLOBAL witnessing while preserving history through entertainment.
Diane Blackmon Bailey - Founder

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