Ann Marie Polec
As founder and CEO of SunBlossom Entertainment (SBE), a full-service digital media agency Ann Marie has served the needs of a wide array of companies, including Disney, Gannet, PBS, BBC, Nissan, Chevrolet, Merrill Lynch, Johnson and Johnson, McNeil Pharmaceutical, Ortho Bio, Thrombolex, Gelest Chemical, Chiquita/Dole, and Brown University-Trinity Reparatory, as well as nonprofits including the National Kidney Foundation, and the Dementia Society of America.
As an executive producer and director, she has created and sold the thirteen-episode television series Exploring Quirky internationally and works in association with TVF distributors in London, U.K.
An IPEC-trained coach, devoted public school volunteer, and dedicated mom, her passion is for people, with a vision to connect them to their personal power. This concept drives her to produce inspirational content that positively impacts people's lives.
A member of NATPE and CMA. Her extensive experience in multiple aspects of theatre, television, and film is utilized daily to make the dream of creating enriching content a reality. She believes in empowering the individual and that our "empowered awakening" creates a heightened awareness helping us connect more compassionately to others' experiences. Awareness will bring us together. Anyhooo, isn't that what story-telling is all about?