Chairwoman & CEO
Maryam comes to Storm Factory from Sony Pictures Entertainment where she was the Director of Budgeting & Forecasting. Before joining Sony, Maryam, a Certified Public Accountant, served as an auditor reviewing financials of Fortune 100 companies and small businesses for Price Coopers Waterhouse. In addition to having solid business credentials, Maryam also brings a creative element to the mix, having studied at American Academy of Dramatic Arts, the Larry Moss Studios and the Actors Workout Studio. BLACK & WHITE, Maryam’s first writing credit, was an Official Selection at the New York Television Festival and her knack for being a director who gets stellar performances will be a key asset in future development. Maryam’s creativity and deep wealth of monetary experience will lead Storm Factory’s overall strategic growth and fiscal success.
President & COO
Gregory is a Writers Guild Award nominated screenwriter whose credits include writing for ABC and The CW. Gregory got his start in the entertainment business as an actor where he made his living guest starring on shows like NYPD BLUE, ER, numerous TV pilots, and feature films like COACH CARTER. His love of the creative process led him to write and direct a few short films and a feature film that got the attention of Matt Damon and Ben Affleck’s PROJECT GREENLIGHT, where Gregory rose to become one of the Top 10 Directors. Gregory is in charge of developing and producing a strong slate of features, television series, brand-friendly scripted and unscripted web projects as well expanding the company’s growing line-up of iPad/iPhone and Android Apps, which currently includes WEB VIDEO NEWS and DEMOCRATIC DAILY NEWS.