Frank Scherma

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

Frank Scherma

Frank Scherma

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

Biography

Frank Scherma is the President and co-founder of RadicalMedia, a fully independent media and production company that creates content over a broad spectrum of distribution. Under his leadership, the company has produced and distributed award-winning projects in all media, including television, feature films, music programming, commercials, graphic and interactive design, virtual reality, applications for smartphones and tablets, exhibitions, events, and original photography. With offices in New York, Los Angeles, Berlin, London, and Shanghai, Scherma continues to innovate in the television and film industries worldwide.

In collaboration with some of the world's most prestigious filmmakers, directors and content creators, Scherma has produced award-winning television programs, feature films, branded programming and digital content. RadicalMedia has been honored with an Academy Award®, a Golden Globe®, Emmys, Grammys®, Webbys®, The Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award for Communication Design, two Palme d'Ors at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival, and just about every other accolade and trophy associated with the advertising and entertainment industries.

Most recently, Scherma executive produced IFC's hit comedy series, Stan Against Evil, and the 100% Rotten Tomatoes rated Sherman's Showcase.

Frank is on the board of ThinkLA, a nonprofit collaborative that ties together entertainment, local media, marketing, and advertising communities in Los Angeles.

Often found in the kitchen, Frank cites his Italian upbringing as his greatest management influence. "My background has taught me that the trick to keeping people close by is to keep lots of good wine and food around."

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RadicalMedia LLC
Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Number of Boards

2

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Vice President at The Producers Guild of America, Inc.

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Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Vice Chairman at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Vice Chairman at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Secretary at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Vice President & Executive Producer at Related Content Database, Inc.

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Adjunct Professor at University of Southern California

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Governor at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Vice Chair, Looking Ahead Advisory Committee at The Actors Fund of America

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Governor at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.

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Frank Scherma
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc.
Career History
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
2014 - Current

Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Inc. organizes social and civic activities including arts and sciences. It publishes emmy magazine, oversees television archives and educational programs through its ATAS foundation. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in North Hollywood, CA.

President
Current

@radical.media LLC provides video production, graphic design, marketing and advertising services. The firm composed of artists, directors, producers, coders, thinkers, makers, and doers has done projects including television, digital, feature films, music programming, commercials, graphic and interactive design, exhibitions, events, and original photography. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$2,500 - $4,999
2008

AIDS Project Los Angeles operates as a non-profit community which promotes LGBT communities and people living with affected by HIV. Its activities include providing bilingual direct services, prevention education and leadership on HIV/AIDS-related policy and legislation. The company was founded by Nancy Cole Sawaya, Matt Redman, Ervin Munro and Max Drew in 1983 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Political Donations
$250
2006

Senator from Rhode Island

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