Park Bench Media is a multi-disciplinary, integrated media company. We make television shows for networks and brands, commercials for clients, documentaries, promos, web videos, motion graphics, websites, and rich/interactive media. From development to post production – our team of creative professionals produces media that entertains and inspires.
John Brancaccio | Executive Producer
John Brancaccio has worked in Media for the past 12 years as an
Executive Producer, Supervising Producer, Director, Producer and Editor. John has worked extensively in Reality TV, Branded Entertainment, Commercials, Documentaries, Promos, Web Design and Development, Web Video, Corporate, and Non Profit.
John’s broadcast TV credits include producing dozens of programs for such networks as ESPN, FOX, MTV, A&E, FUSE, TruTV, WETV, CNBC, VOOM HD, PBS, BskyB and Bravo. John has also worked with Fortune 500 companies and global Non-Profits, such as Accenture, The Gates Foundation, and Habitat for Humanity.
John also had a former life working on Wall Street at Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch in Investment Banking, Sales & Trading, and Private Equity. Using that experience as a solid background and launching pad, John has developed and launched numerous successful companies over his career, including Jc Consulting, Life film Entertainment, FindaDoc.com, and of course, Park Bench Media.
John received his BS from Fordham University in International Finance. He currently resides in New York City with his wife Jeanne, his sons Aidan and Connor, and his bulldog Olive.
Jim Mackil | Creative Director
Jim Mackil has worked as an editor, producer and copywriter for
the last fourteen years, and has extensive experience in video and audio post production. His work has helped to break new talent and drive worldwide sales for some of the biggest names in music.
With a focus on the music industry, he has created television commercials, electronic press kits, music videos, artist interviews, radio spots and movie trailers. His clients as an editor and producer include EMI, Sony BMG, Universal Music, Virgin Records, RCA, J Records, A&M/Octone, Sean John, Nickelodeon, Worldwide Biggies, Warner Music, Capitol Records, BET, MCA, Geffen, TVT, October Films, Paramount Pictures, American Express, HMV Record Stores and Altitudes.
As a copywriter Jim has crafted compelling and effective print, POP, and direct mail advertising for Tumi, GE Capital, Time Inc., Sony Music, NASDAQ, Showtime, Swiss Army, Adweek, TriStar Pictures, Bazooka Joe, Southern New England Telephone, The Redeye Grill, QSP, Mars 2112, Cohn & Wolfe, Times Mirror Magazines, Lids, Techspace, and Liberty Science Center.