18 - "BEST SCREENPLAY" awards (7 different screenplays) and 48 - "FINALIST" awards
I've been telling stories and entertaining since 1982. First with my songs, then on stage; performing and directing more than 20 live productions. By 1991, I began writing while Technical Directing the Lake Placid Center for the Arts and wrote Four Murder Mysteries and a Full Length Musical. I recently released a book of short adventures on KINDLE: One Baby Boomer's Journey.
I have written 20 songs including the Empire State Winter Games new anthem and have won two Grand Prizes in Nashville's Paramount Song songwriting Competition.
I have worked on many TV and Film productions. In 2015 as a Location Production Manager for a Feature shot in Costa Rica and recently appointed as a Film Festival Judge at the BERLIN International Cinefest, The Lake Placid Film Festival and the NYC Independent Film Festivals. Currently directors of the Adirondack Film Commission and the Lake Placid Film Festival.
Besides my 12 award winning Screenplays, I have four more in the works.
Light from the Shadows
The Devil's Music
The Art DeKoe Murders
The Fenian Brotherhood