Who We Are

Gary Krantz, Founder and CEO of Krantz Media Group LLC, has 30 years of experience running private and public companies in the Radio, TV/Video, and Technology sectors.is an internationally recognized business strategist operating at the intersection of the media, advertising, technology, and entertainment industries. He is also Past President of the Country Radio Broadcasters Arts Committee.

Robert Olshever
Chief Revenue Officer

Robert is one of the leading revenue, strategic marketing, sponsorship, and experiential executives in the he Live Event Sponsorship, Brand Marketing and Promotions business. For more than 30 years Robert has thrived on being the first in finding new and unique ways to create, market and sell media driven brand centric opportunities through to market. Robert’s business experience comes from co-founding the pioneering, award winning Marketing and Promotions Agency RPMC in 1986.

Eric Finkelstein
Creative Director

Eric leverages over 30 years’ brand marketing, creative advertising, and design experience, serving from Senior Art Director to Executive Creative Director at Leo Burnett and Grey Worldwide, leading development of global brands such as McDonald’s, Kellogg’s, Raisin Bran, Special K, Eggo Waffles, Lee Jeans of South America, Globalstar Satellite Phones, Phillip Morris, Virginia Slims, and IDT. Eric broke the ad industry’s 40-year-old ban of advertising liquor on TV by being the first to create and run 30-second spots for Crown Royal Canadian Whisky, forever changing the liquor industry’s advertising future.

Craig Albert
Corporate Counsel & Legal Affairs

Craig is an exceptional legal expert on entertainment intellectual property, and contract lawCraig handled cases at every level, including the the United States Supreme Court.

Alison Woods
Director, Business Development & Sponsorships
Alison@krantzmediagroup.com

Alison is a seasoned sponsorship executive with over 20 years of experience working within profit and nonprofit sectors including The Tarrytown Music Hall , EMCI Media, DMC Media and The Ridgefield Playhouse.

Nicole Fernandez
Director, Content & Production
Nikki@krantzmediagroup.com

Nikki is both a highly talent creative executive as well as an accomplishes, singer, songwriter, musician, and artist.

After touring as a back-up singer, performing on some of the most legendary stages in the country such as The Ryman Auditorium, Nikki fell in love with production. The behind the scenes where the making of the magic happens. Starting in the spring of 2016, she began work as the Production Manager at Black Label Content. Already, she has worked on a variety of live events, such as ABC Network’s Upfronts, Promax, and Nascar on NBCSN.

Donna Francavilla
Director – Distribution and Affiliate Relations

You may have seen Donna in front of a camera when she filled-in as a local television reporter in Birmingham. You might have heard her anchoring on legendary award-winning all-news New York station WCBS 880 or on CBS Radio News over the past 20 years.

Now representing Q Go Live for KMG networks, Francavilla uses her knowledge and experience in the field to help stations how to stay abreast of the latest technology. Francavilla serves as President of Alabama Media Professionals and is a guest writer for the Radio Television Digital News Association’s (RTDNA) Communicator Daily.

David Graff
President – Sungate Partners
Partner- Sungate/KMG Branding & Licensing

SunGate/KMG Partners is a strategic branding and licensing consultancy. Our expertise is helping identify, structure, execute and manage programs to deliver growth beyond our clients’ core business.

David Graff is President of leading Licensing and Branding Firm Sungate Partners. Prior to forming SunGate, Graff was Senior Vice President, Hearst Magazines International, and General Manager, Hearst Magazines Brand Development. In eleven years at Hearst, he founded and developed the largest magazine brand extension and licensing group in the world, resulting in retail sales topping $850 million annually, and the sector’s largest home video business.