Ri-Karlo Handy the founder and CEO is a professional with 25 years of experience editing and producing content, including creating Bounce TV’s hit drama series Saints & Sinners which is now available on Hulu. He has established his reputation as a showrunner at major networks such as MTV, OWN, and BET and has even won a Prism Award and NAACP Image Award Nominee for the Keyshia Cole series.
In addition to his experience as a creative in production, he has spent several years in the board room developing Television and building a television network from the ground up. As the SVP of original programming at BounceTV he ran the entire original programming budget and schedule growing the network to number 2 in the ratings for the AA market. After learning the business of television on all sides of the industry, he independently produced and self syndicated several programs through his company Sunwise Media. Recently his first feature documentary, Hope Village was released on Amazon, Itunes, and Google Play Stores and was syndicated nationally in September 2020 in honor of National Recovery Month.
During the uncertain time in Hollywood, his past productions skills have uniquely positioned him to navigate the uncertainty by editing film and TV from home. His company, Sunwise Media, has been trusted to deliver for several national television programs and handling post production for feature films and live streams for clients such as Black Enterprise, a business that was vital during these current times.