Dolphin Entertainment

We believe that an entertainment industry leader must be able to both market the content it produces and produce the content to drive effective marketing campaigns.

That powerful combination is Dolphin Entertainment.

About

Dolphin Entertainment is assembling the entertainment industry’s only independent collection of A-list marketing companies—a family of service providers that, by sharing expertise, relationships, insights and experience, can not only execute the largest of ideas and provide clients with a unique array of services, but also support Dolphin’s own development slate of movies, television, digital programming, live events, and other Intellectual Property, thereby maximizing their chances of success and optimizing profitability.

Dolphin’s CEO, Bill O’Dowd, an Emmy-nominated producer of global hit children’s television series such as “Zoey 101” and “Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide,” initially founded Dolphin to extend into the production of digital content and feature films.

In recent years, Dolphin has expanded into entertainment and lifestyle marketing with the acquisitions of 42West and The Door | idea house, which provide award winning, best-in-class strategic communications, publicity, design, and social media services to the entertainment industry, hospitality and epicurean groups, consumer product brands, travel destinations, luxury-goods companies, and more.

Dolphin's footprint in the content-production and marketing-services spaces continues to widen, as it grows its existing businesses and acquires new ones—most recently, Viewpoint Creative, a full-service creative branding and production agency that is widely regarded as one of the top producers of promotional and brand-support videos for an impressive array of leading cable networks, media companies and consumer-product brands.

Headquartered in Miami, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Boston, Dolphin is a public company whose stock is listed on NASDAQ (symbol: DLPN).

Our Companies

  • 42West

    The best in entertainment PR
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    Overview

    Widely regarded as the nation’s leading entertainment PR and marketing communications agency, 42West represents many of the world’s best-loved and most acclaimed entertainment personalities and brands. The name 42West symbolizes the firm’s bicoastal reach: from Manhattan’s 42nd Street (where its New York headquarters were originally located) to the West Coast (which it serves from its offices in Los Angeles). 42West’s professional capabilities are equally broad, spanning talent publicity, entertainment marketing, and strategic communications. It is a full-service PR agency that offers unparalleled expertise, media relationships and industry contacts, and understands all stages of the entertainment life cycle and how it impacts a wide range of companies, from fledgling start-ups to Fortune 500 behemoths.

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    Leadership
    Leslee Dart, Co-CEO at 42West
    Leslee Dart

    Co-CEO

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    Amanda Lundberg, Co-CEO at 42West
    Amanda Lundberg

    Co-CEO

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    Allan Mayer, Co-CEO at 42West
    Allan Mayer

    Co-CEO

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  • The Door | Idea house

    Creative PR & Marketing
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    Overview

    Founded in 2008, The Door is a creative relations agency constructed as an “idea house,” with a focus on building important, viable brands through diverse initiatives. Headquartered in New York, with offices in Los Angeles and Chicago, The Door represents a wide range of clients—including food and beverage, personalities, hospitality brands, events, consumer products, technology offerings, and media entities. In 2017, the New York Observer listed The Door as one of the top three most powerful PR firms of any kind in the United States.

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    Leadership
    Lois Najarian O'Neill, President at The Door
    Lois Najarian O'Neill

    President

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    Charlie Dougeillo, CEO at The Door
    Charlie Dougeillo

    CEO

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  • Viewpoint Creative

    High quality story-telling solutions
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    Overview

    Viewpoint Creative is an award-winning, full-service, boutique creative & production agency headquartered just outside of Boston. Viewpoint has a 30-year history of delivering unexpected, premium content, thanks to a talented, in-house team of art directors, writers, designers, animators, editors and producers. No two projects are alike, but all employ a unique blend of strategic thinking, words, images, sound and motion to ultimately create engaging, emotional experiences for partners in entertainment, media, technology and consumer goods.

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    Leadership
    Carlo DiPersio, President at Viewpoint Creative
    Carlo DiPersio

    President

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    David Shilale, Executive Vice President at Viewpoint Creative
    David Shilale

    Executive Vice President

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  • Dolphin Films

    The highest caliber in content production
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    Dolphin Films is a leading independent producer, specializing in family entertainment.

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    Max Steel Film

    Max Steel is the highly anticipated, live-action franchise feature film based on Mattel’s popular superhero property of the same name.

    Justin Bieber’s BELIEVE
    Justin Bieber’s BELIEVE Film

    Filmmaker Jon M. Chu moves beyond the spotlight and the attention-grabbing headlines to give pop superstar Justin Bieber a chance to tell his own story.


    Overview

    Born from Emmy-nominated producer Bill O’Dowd’s legacy television business (hit Nickelodeon series “Zoey 101” and “Ned’s De-Classified School Survival Guide”), Dolphin has produced multiple award-winning digital series, including “Aim High,” starring Jackson Rathbone (“Twilight”) and Aimee Teegarden (“Friday Night Lights”), and “Cybergeddon” from “CSI” creator Anthony E. Zuiker, starring Missy Peregrym (“FBI”). Dolphin launched a feature film division with the release of “Justin Bieber’s Believe,” directed by Jon M. Chu (“Crazy Rich Asians”), followed by “Max Steel,” starring Andy Garcia (“The Godfather Part III”) and Maria Bello (“Coyote Ugly”), based on the Mattel toy line of the same name. Dolphin Films continues to develop a healthy pipeline of feature films and digital series.

More to come

Leadership

  • Bill O’Dowd, Chairman & CEO at Dolphin Entertainment

    Bill O’Dowd

    Chairman & CEO

    Dolphin Entertainment

  • Mirta A. Negrini, CFO & COO at Dolphin Entertainment

    Mirta A. Negrini

    CFO & COO

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  • Leslee Dart, Co-CEO at 42West

    Leslee Dart

    Co-CEO

    42West

  • Amanda Lundberg, Co-CEO at 42West

    Amanda Lundberg

    Co-CEO

    42West

  • Allan Mayer, Co-CEO at 42West

    Allan Mayer

    Co-CEO

    42West

  • Lois Najarian O'Neill, President at The Door

    Lois Najarian O'Neill

    President

    The Door

  • Charlie Dougeillo, CEO at The Door

    Charlie Dougeillo

    CEO

    The Door

  • Carlo DiPersio, President at Viewpoint Creative

    Carlo DiPersio

    President

    Viewpoint Creative

  • David Shilale, Executive Vice President at Viewpoint Creative

    David Shilale

    Executive Vice President

    Viewpoint Creative

Contact

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