Justin F. Gabrie is a producer of American Comic Books with long tenures at MARVEL as their Managing Editor and Director of Publishing Operations, and at ARCHIE as well as extensive experience in web production, digital publishing and multimedia design. Justin began his entertainment, media and technology career managing properties at SEGA and MARVEL, a subsidiary of Walt Disney Companies and one of the most commercially successful IP/content producers in Film, Animation and Print. Justin combines both the content creation and digital worlds of expertise, working with Comixology and having supported the launch of Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited. As a published editor and artist, Justin has had the privilege to work directly with top-flight talent, award-winning content creators and legends of the comic book industry, including Stan Lee. Justin has been in volved with independent publishers in the last few years, which includes producing the comic series “WATSON & HOLMES”, receiving 2 EISNER AWARD nominations for Best New Series and Best Single Issue Story.
Steenz is a St. Louis based cartoonist, editor, and professor. She’s the cartoonist on the syndicated comic strip “Heart Of The City”, the co-creator of Dwayne McDuffie Award winning GN “Archival Quality”, and is featured in short story anthologies such as Eisner and Ignatz Award-“Winning Elements: Fire, Mine!“, and “Dead Beats”. Steenz launched and edited the popular RPG periodical “Rolled & Told”. She participates in and creates community building comics related programming, and is a frequent panelist at comic cons. Steenz currently teaches cartooning at Webster University while editing titles from Mad Cave Studios
She lives with her husband, two cats, and watches a lot of esoteric social documentaries.
Zack Rosenberg is a writer, Eisner-nominated comic book editor, and creator living in New York. While lending a hand at NPS, he currently co-runs Frenemy Studios, a two-headed writing team and content incubator that creates/curates IP for development, distribution, and licensing