PRINCIPALS

 

PhotoKEVIN WALL

Co-founder

Kevin Wall is a producer, digital entrepreneur and environmentalist who creates and produces global events often viewed by a billion or more people. Recent events include CHIME for Change Concert, Opening Kickoff Concert for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, A Decade of Difference Concert celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Clinton Foundation and the first ever U.S. version of the Secret Policeman's Ball for Amnesty International. Mr. Wall is also the Managing Partner of Craton Equity Partners and an active investor in early stage technology startups. He is married to Dr. Susan Smalley, PhD, and has three grown children. They live in Beverly Hills, CA.

 

PhotoBILL GERBER

Co-founder

Bill Gerber’s passion for great story telling is seen through the projects he has produced and his dedication to bettering the world via his efforts with the Environmental Media Association and his role with Sustainable Holdings, a research and analytics firm focusing on companies with good environmental governance. 

As an executive at Warner Bros. and as a producer under his Gerber Pictures banner, Bill has nurtured talent throughout his career in film, television, music and management.  Gerber has always been committed to the voices of writers and filmmakers and has an eye for compelling stories.

Gerber spent 12 years as an executive at Warner Bros., including the role President of Worldwide Production, working with people who have the passion to push envelopes on screen and off.  He is committed to keeping entertainment fresh and relatable, on the big and small screen alike.

His projects at WB include: “L.A. Confidential,” “Unforgiven,” “A Perfect World,” “Twister,” “Selena,” “Reversal of Fortune,” “A Little Princess,” “Goodfellas,” “Heat,” “JFK,” “Disclosure,” “Grumpy Old Men,” “You’ve Got Mail,” “Analyze This,” “Space Cowboys,” “The Perfect Storm” and “Three Kings.” Gerber continues to have a first-look deal at Warner Bros. Under his banner he has produced the highly acclaimed “Gran Torino” “The Dukes of Hazzard,” “Grudge Match,” “American Outlaws,” “A Very Long Engagement,” The In-Laws” and “What A Girl Wants.” Currently, Bill is in post production on “The Last Face,” a Sean Penn film starring Javier Bardem and Charlize Theron. Bill has also entered the documentary world with films on Nitro Circus and Warner Brothers.

Under Sustainable Holdings, Bill and his partners have worked with Dimensional Fund Advisors to establish premier green mutual funds and he is also an active owner in the boutique tequila company Casa Dragones.  He serves on the Boards of The Center for Early Education and The Environmental Media Association where he has served as board chair for the last 12 years. In his free time he is an avid tri-athlete and an adoring husband and father to three daughters.


 

PhotoDAVID ASARNOW

Principal

David Asarnow is a partner at Craton Equity Partners, an investment fund and an advisor to TCW/Craton. David currently serves on the board of directors of Sungevity and has been active on the boards of Greenwave Systems, Gazelle, Recyclebank, Flywheel Software, Bridgelux and Kiosked. Prior to Craton, David co-founded and served as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development for Control Room and Live Earth. Mr. Asarnow holds a B.A. from Tulane University and an M.B.A. from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

 

 

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