PATRICK JAMES LYNCH: Co-Founder and President of Believe Limited, co-founder and Board President of the 501(c)(3) Entertainment to Affect Change (E2AC), and the Creator, Executive Producer, and Star of the award-winning hemophilia comedy web series, Stop The Bleeding!. He’s the 2013 recipient of the Hemophilia Federation of America’s Terry Lamb Award, the 2014 recipient of the National Hemophilia Foundation’s Loras Goedken Award, and his work in marrying entertainment and digital content with health messaging for the bleeding disorders community has been featured on Fox, PBS, Buzzfeed, and numerous other media outlets. Patrick lives with severe hemophilia A. His brother Adam, who was also born with severe hemophilia A, died at 18 of a cerebral hematoma. Patrick dedicates his work in healthcare – and particularly his effort to reach young people – to the memory of his brother.
RYAN GIELEN: Co-Founder, COO, and Creative Director, Believe Limited. Producing credits include The Graduates, in the top ten comedies all time on Hulu (2010 feature film), Turtle Hill, Brooklyn (2013 feature film, Audience Award for best Best Narrative, LGBT NewFest), Stop the Bleeding! (web series) and Helping Hany (web series). Ryan’s films have won awards for writing and direction in festivals around the world, and he’s a two-time WEBBY winner for his interactive web series Deleted: The Game. Ryan is a contributor to NoFilmSchool.com, Sundance Film Festival Artist Service’s Blog, and Tribeca Film Fest Blog. Ryan and his brother Matthew are the co-founders of DVD’s to the Troops, which has collected and shipped over 65,000 used and new DVD’s to American military in war zones around the world.
(Project Manager) Project manager on the first annual SPARK Awards held at the 2015 NHF Annual Meeting. Rob is an Executive Producer on the indie feature film Drinking Games, a producer with Believe Theatrical and a producer on various short films and web series. Rob is also a screenwriter and actor, most recently seen in Revolution (Manhattan Rep.) This One Time In Last Chance (NYC Fringe), Alone With Friends (Fundamental Theatre Company), Elsewhere and No, YOU Tell It! Film credits include The Graduates, Drinking Games, and Jim. On the interweb, he can be seen hosting the virally popular web series, Digits, as well as appearing in Stop The Bleeding! Season 3.
(Cinematographer/Editor) Josh has had the opportunity to direct, film, and edit across the majority of BelieveDigi’s projects. Directing Credits include Helping Hany (stop motion animation webseries), Brusted (Short Film), Griffith Rock (Short Film), Bocce Ballers (Comedic Web Series). Cinematography credits include The Hour Of All Things (Short Film), ĽAppuntamento (Short Film), New York Picture Company Sketch Show (Web Series), Avery Jane (Music Video for Sonia Montez). Current & Future Projects: Whole Against The Sky (Cinematographer – Feature Film), Paul’s Rose (Writer/Cinematographer – Feature Film), Littleboy Says (Cinematographer – Feature Documentary), After Life (Director/Cinematographer – Feature Documentary), Six Day Family (Cinematographer – Feature Documentary).
(Producer/Editor) Co-writer/directer of Float, a short film, bound for the 2015 festival circuit, creator of comedic web-series, My Friend’s Fiancé and production manager on all four seasons of Stop The Bleeding! Acting credits include; The Knick (Cinemax), Boardwalk Empire (HBO), The Graduates (Believe Ltd), Good Men Wanted (Ars Nova’s ANT Fest 2014), Ghost Stories (Tiny Little Band), Safe Home (Royal Family Productions), Trans-Euro Express (Irish Art Center & FTP).Katy is a graduate of The American Academy of Dramatic Arts NYC and an almunus of The T. Schreiber Studio, Kimball Studios and UCB as well as a founding member of Believe Theatrical.
(Writer) Producing Credits include Completely Normal (2015 feature film), and writing and producing You Make My Dreams Come True (webseries). Acting Credits – TV:Recurring roles on 30 Rock (NBC Universal), Lipstick Jungle (NBC Universal), Comedy Central, multiple National Network commercials;Film: Completely Normal (2015), The App (2015), Duplicity; Short films: Relics, Art Film, ĽAppuntamento, Bart; Webseries: Stop the Bleeding!, We Need Girlfriends, You Make My Dreams Come True. Seth has written and starred in a featured long running show at Upright Citizens Bridge titled Sertainly Seth, a one-man early-90’s family style sitcom. He also has some very exciting irons in the fire, but he’s not sure what he can divulge yet. Once the divulging begins, you’ll be the first to know.