Patrick Rousseau is a co-founder and Executive Producer at Iris MediaWorks. He works with agencies, brands, and storytellers to design and create video, still, and live-streaming content that leaves lasting impressions and connects people to ideas. With a focus on storytelling, he works to cultivate communities around ideas, bringing people closer together using narratives rooted in the human condition.
Noah co-founded Iris MediaWorks 12 years ago to integrate the latest technology with storytelling.
He partners with a diverse range of clients, from the largest companies in the world to seed stage startups to strategize, plan, and create exceptional content that transforms opinions, drives sales, and articulates brand values with compelling and beautiful stories.
Kashif is a software engineer, investor, and lawyer for New York City-based technology companies. He primarily advises financial technology and virtual reality startups in market analysis, financial strategy, business development, product development, corporate governance, and intellectual property.
Hila has been in the NYC, SF and Tel Aviv startup ecosystem since 2009. She worked at one of the first live streaming video startups that focused on B2B and content partnerships from Day1. She acquired and worked with leading brands including TED, SXSW, CBS, NBC, MTV, A&E, Estée Lauder, Columbia University, OFA, and The White House.
As a director or creative director, Noah Workman has served companies including Google, Walmart, Estée Lauder, Condé Nast, Barclays, Allstate, Fisher-Price, Hewlett Packard, Bon Appétit, L'Oréal, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, Techstars and M.A.C. Cosmetics.
He has helped develop a new interactive product category for HP and Walmart, video content for Condé Nast Entertainment, and a commercial, educational, and training video brand refresh for L'Oréal's brand Redken.
He has directed work for Fisher-Price, HP, Eli Lilly, and GlaxoSmithKline, and produced Sundance Channel's Webby Award Winning digital series The Captive, as well as four feature films including Ilegal on Hulu and Cash Crop on Netflix.
Eavvon O’Neal has been deeply involved in the creation of media across several platforms for over 10 years. Starting traditionally through CNN, under Dr. Sanjay Gupta, he quickly rerouted his creative strengths and began writing for media outlets such as Vibe, Nylon, Urb, The Village Voice, Juice (Germany) and XXL. He parlayed this experience into a Producer role at Pitchfork Media, overseeing the production of several flagship series in various genres of music, and curated the company’s extensive music video archive. Parting ways with Pitchfork in 2013, Eavvon has gone on to direct for Boiler Room TV, Fader Magazine, Def Jam Records, Obey, Mishka, Ford, GoPro, Jim Beam, Vice, Downtown Records, Genius.com, Creem Magazine, Entertainment One and Wolf & Lamb Records. Through these projects he’s created pieces with Talent such as Danny Brown, A$AP Rocky, French Montana, Freddie Gibbs, Common, Jeezy, The Flaming Lips, The XX, Phoneix, Jane’s Addiction, Bon Iver, Tame Impala, ArrabMuzik, The Clipse, Big Boi, Killer Mike, Carrie Brownstine, Riff Raff, Liars, Fred Armisen, Kendrick Lamar, Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Future and Zoe Kravitz.