Creator, Executive Producer, Head Writer, Co-Host
Ben Gleib was named by TBS one of the "funniest comedians working today" and his standup special "Ben Gleib - Neurotic Gangster" which debuted on Showtime is now on Amazon Prime. He's host, head writer, and executive producer of the Emmy nominated "Idiotest," the hit comedy brain teaser game show with four seasons and 210 episodes on GSN.
25 appearances on "The Today Show" with Kathie Lee and Hoda, and you may have seen him on "@Midnight" on Comedy Central. For 7 years he was a round table regular on "Chelsea Lately" on E! with over 100 appearances. He's guest starring on the upcoming “American Princess” a new hour dramedy coming to Lifetime from Jenji Kohan (Orange is the New Black, GLOW.)
His podcast “Last Week on Earth with Ben Gleib” debuted at #9 on iTunes Comedy. He hilariously summarizes the world, sometimes joined by celebrity or political guests.
Gleib is the first comedian to ever live stream a full headline set on Facebook Live, and did it in 8 cities in 2016, 100% improvised, 4 million views. Constantly on tour, he is likely performing standup soon in a town near you. Get tickets at Gleib.com
He co-wrote and stars in the scripted webseries "CINEDOPES" on Youtube, and is also one of the leads in the feature film "Bad People.” He has been guest co-anchor of ABC News digital, on-air contributor to CNN and NPR, winning a Golden Mic Award for his work on Southern California's NPR station KPCC. In 2017 he hosted social impact news show “ASPIREist” on CNN's Headline News, and in 2013 hosted "Oscar Roadtrip" for the Academy Awards, also emceeing the Oscars Red Carpet. Esquire has called him one of “Six comedians who could be comedy’s next big thing."
Rick Sorkin is a producer, digital strategist, songwriter, photographer and media consultant based in Santa Monica, California, whose expertise sits at the intersection of digital & entertainment. As a digital media strategist for the world’s premier brands, entertainers, and entertainment properties, Rick has ideated, executed, managed and monetized content and global campaigns that have reached billions of people, and produced measurable results.
Rick has deep live event production experience, with specific focus in the live music space (produced/operations managed 1000+ concerts). His content production experience includes the past role of CEO for celebrity emoji app company Kapps Media (Justin Bieber, Sia, Robbie Williams, 30 other emoji apps produced), producing celebrity content such as ‘Cooking with Eva’ (Eva Longoria web series), Tracy Morgan’s real-time live experience as host of the Billboard Music awards, and as influencer activation executive for The Grammys.
Past corporate experience includes Head of Social Media and Creator of the Digital Advisory Group at Creative Artists Agency, the world’s leading talent agency. Senior Social Media Strategist for 360i, the world’s top digital marketing agency, and Vice President of Talent and Strategy for WhoSay (the largest celebrity social media platform).
He performs music under the name Spells.
Hannah Linkenhoker is the Founder of ICM Politics and Senior Political Strategist to ICM Partners, one of the world's largest talent and literary agencies. Prior to joining ICM Partners, Hannah ran NMA Consulting Partners, a political strategy firm that advises donors on their political giving, advocacy, and philanthropic investments. She also ran the firm’s non-profit consulting practice, which built public policy and advocacy campaigns for education organizations. Hannah also co-founded the LA Women’s Collective, a political action committee focused on getting more women into political power by bringing women donors together to make change. The LAWC has donated nearly half a million dollars since its inception in 2016.