Donovan Arch Montierth
Donovan majored in Media Arts at the University of Arizona and put his marketing talents to work for companies such as PowerSport Research where some of his camera footage was used on Fox Sports and in DirtWheels magazine. Has worked in the Online Marketing field for over 15 years working in the areas of web page and domain monetization, SEO, SEM, link building, metadata(tags), website and blog management and optimization, newsletter, social media and ad campaigns, and lead generation and conversion with top online companies such as Book Zone, Go Daddy, Crexendo, and Google.
As a writer, Donovan has experience writing website content, press releases, ezines and newsletters for authors and publishers across the country when he worked at BookZone and he has also written training manuals for Video Update, Jungle Jim’s Playland and Malibu Grand Prix. Has written, sold and optioned several screenplays, including adapting two novels from popular thriller authors into scripts. Donovan was also included as an Honorable Mention in the Best American Mystery Stories 2007, edited by Carl Hiaasen, for a short story called, “Capacity to Kill” which is published in the Thuglit Anthology Hardcore Hardboiled by Kensington Press and included in the thriller anthology book series, Locker 13.
Brothers’ Ink released their first feature film in 2014. Locker 13 is a thriller anthology movie and stars Ricky Schroder, Rick Hoffman, Bart Johnson, Krista Allen, Tatyana Ali, Jon Polito, David Huddleston, Curtis Armstrong and Jon Gries. Donovan released his first non-fiction book based on the film industry called, 100 Years of the Best Movie Stunts in Sept. 2015. From 2015-2017 Brothers’ Ink Productions have produced the popular TV Series Jester’Z Comedy Improv Presents where they have worked with comedy greats Dick Van Dyke, Barry Van Dyke, Sean Astin, Pat Finn, Cast of Studio C, as well as popular fan favorites Brooke White, William Joseph, Lindsay Stirling and Belle Jewel.
Donegal Adam Montierth
For over 15 years Adam worked with movie distribution for major movie theater chains and distributors. He was instrumental in opening several huge multi-plex theatres in new regions, worked as a liaison during special screenings, and won many accolades in marketing and management. During this time he was instrumental in personally facilitating visits by Academy Award winners Tom Hanks and Jodie Foster, as well as the cast of Wolverine, Tom Cruise, Bruce Campbell, Greg Kinnear, the Wayans Bros and directors, Tony and Ridley Scott, Randall Wallace, Kevin Smith and Garry Marshall.
For many years, Adam has specialized in directing, writing and producing a plethora of programs in classic and new media. He specializes in providing a cinematic storytelling experience for advertisers/brand marketers that want to reach their audience in a new and effective way. Some highlights include a 30 minute interview with New York Best Selling Author J.A. Jance, a viral public service announcement for battered women, the feature film “Locker 13” starring Ricky Schroder, and facilitated the publishing of many educational books including most recently a Run3rd Activity Book for youth and educators interested in developing an elementary after-school running program with actor and avid runner, Sean Astin.
Brothers’ Ink Productions
Donovan, along with his twin brother Adam, formed Brothers’ Ink Productions in 2004 and have produced and directed films which were screened in over 40 film festivals across the country. They won over 20 awards for their films and screenplays, and several of the films have aired on TV. Donovan and Adam won a Rocky Mountain Emmy® Award for “Reveille” on October 6th, 2007 which aired on the American Forces Network and the Pentagon Channel.
Brothers’ Ink has grown over the years to include a full-fledged marketing and media firm, as well as a book publishing and film and TV production company.
The brothers also travel 12 times a year, to teach marketing and business strategy to attorneys and law firms all across the US, in 2-day law-firm marketing boot camps, called the Rainmaker Retreat for The Rainmaker Institute.
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