WG FILM STUDIOS

In partnership with the nationally-respected firm, Torfoot Films, WG Film Studios produces profitable films of exceptional quality on independent film level budgets.

We work with an award-winning team of producers, content creators, composers, writers and technicians, along with international leaders in creating, developing, funding, producing, distributing and managing media and entertainment properties. With more than 30 years of experience and hundreds of hours of film and television productions, our partners continue to create, acquire and manage a diverse portfolio of high value entertainment properties. Together with our producing partners, WG Film Studios brings valuable experience to their consultancy practice, helping others structure both their creative and business propositions.

WG Film Studios is led by CEO Rick Wilbins, an experienced, award-winning entertainment and marketing executive, instrumental in numerous film and TV projects.

During three-decades as an executive or consultant with leading global companies such as AT&T, American Airlines, Carnival Corporation and HP, Wilbins was responsible for several major motion picture partnerships, including UP IN THE AIR with George Clooney and THE BOURNE LEGACY with Jeremy Renner, as well as network TV programs, such as Q’VIVA with Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony. He also led more than two dozen award-winning integrated advertising campaigns, with multi-million-dollar TV commercials. Among his awards, he received the highly respected international Cannes Lion (Bronze) for Teambuilding, and the top national multicultural award for BlackAtlas.com.

An accomplished, change-driven Fortune 100 executive with a consistent record of break-through achievements, Wilbins has managed large high-performance global teams in more than 40 countries with $1B+ total budget, negotiated multi-million dollar entertainment sponsorship deals, and forged dozens of critical business partnerships. He is responsible for the business and investor side of Torfoot Films.

THE WILBINS GROUP

The Wilbins Group is an executive consultancy working with business owners and CEOs to protect or grow their companies.  We specialize in developing strategic relationships and partnerships to create growth, especially with non-profit organizations and corporations. We focus on high-impact strategies that maximize reward and minimize risk. In the right cases, we will reduce or waive our fee for a stake in the client’s business growth.

Our global experience includes managing large teams and billion-dollar budgets, negotiating multimillion-dollar entertainment sponsorship deals, and forging dozens of critical business partnerships, including building a 5,000-member citizens’ advocacy group.  We also have broad experience with Fortune 500 and SMB companies in multiple industries. Our special areas of expertise include:

  •  A-Level Management Talent Acquisition
  •  Brand Development and Advocacy
  •  Business Development and Sales
  •  Cause Marketing
  •  Corporate Citizenship
  •  Entertainment Development
  •  Executive Positioning
  •  Film and TV Development
  •  Influence and Power Mapping
  •  Leadership Development
  •  Marketing
  •  Public Relations
  •  Strategy and Policy Development
  •  Talent Management