About Us

JAMES E. WILSON – CEO, PRODUCER
James is a Master of Kung Fu and a former Kickboxer that has trained two World
Kickboxing Champions. He was also the most prolific Kickboxing promoter in the
early 80's. He currently resides in Sherman Oaks, California.

CHERYL WHEELER - PRESIDENT, PRODUCER
Cheryl Wheeler is a stunt woman, stunt double, and stunt driver in the US movie
industry.
She owns GENESIS TODAY INC., a nutritional supplement company in Austin,
Texas and a multi-level marketing offshoot called GENESIS PURE.

Cheryl Wheeler began studying Yoshukai Karate at fifteen years-old in Pensacola, Florida
with instructor Gerry Blanck. Wheeler began work in the film industry in 1987 and
maintains an extensive filmography of stunt work in such films as BACK TO THE
FUTURE PART II, BIRD ON A WIRE, DIE HARD 2, LETHAL WEAPON III & IV, DEMONLITION
MAN, THETHOMAS CROWN AFFAIR and CHARLIE'S ANGELS and has doubled for leading ladies
such as Rene Russo, Kathleen Turner, and Goldie Hawn.
Wheeler was inducted into Black Belt
Magazine's Hall of Fame as 1996 Woman of the Year.

CYNTHIA ROTHROCK – VICE PRESIDENT OF ACQUISITIONS, PRODUCER
A former Martial Arts Champion, Cynthia has been a star in over 40 martial arts films and has been a
producer. She has worked for companies in Hong Kong, Russia, and the
United States.

DON WILSON – DIRECTOR OF ACQUISITIONS, PRODUCER
A former World Kickboxing Champion, Don has starred in over 30 films and been a
producer in 17. These include films such as THE BLOODFIST SERIES, BATMAN FOREVER
and THE LAST SENTINAL. He has nearly three decades worth of experience in the film
industry.

MICHAEL BAUMGARTEN – WRITER, PRODUCER, DIRECTOR/CONSULTANT
Originally from Key West, FL, Michael Baumgarten went to film school in Orlando and got his start at Universal Studios Florida.  In Central Florida, Michael worked as a crew member for numerous MTV Spring Break shows and movies such as OSCAR, HONEY I BLEW UP THE KID, and PROBLEM CHILD 2.    Upon moving to Los Angeles, Michael worked on action movies such as RED SUN RISING starring Don 'The Dragon' Wilson and SWORN TO JUSTICE starring Cynthia Rothrock.  Wanting to learn more about the business side, Michael then spent six months in film financing and nearly four years in theatrical distribution before becoming an independent producer, screenwriter, and director.  Michael has over 20 credits to his name including SMITTY starring Academy Award® winners Mira Sorvino and Louis Gossett, Jr., and Two-time Golden Globe® winner Peter Fonda. He also co-wrote, co-produced, and directed the award winning and popular movie THE MARTIAL ARTS KID starring Don 'The Dragon' Wilson, Cynthia Rothrock, TJ Storm, Katherine Newton, and Jansen Panettiere.  He is currently working on PAYING MR MCGETTY starring Don 'The Dragon' Wilson and R. Marcos Taylor from STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON. 

JENNY MARRERO – VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS
Originally from Florida, Jenny started working in Spanish television with Telemundo
Studios and Venevision. Jenny has been a producer and has worked through all
facets of indie film production.

ANITA CLAY - DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING
Originally from Colorado Springs, CO, Anita moved to New York City to study performance art. She has independently produced, writted and directed several of her own projects while also being the talent in other independent producer's projects. Being a jack of all trades, she is easily adapable in all roles within the production scene and is currently overseeing the web presence of Traditionz Entertainment as well as being the face for international sales and distribution.