the core team

Danny Passman, President & Founder - Danny has worked in content creation and programming at major TV and new media companies. In May 2010, he founded Crybaby Media.  As a development executive at VH1 and fuse, Danny was responsible for discovering fresh comedy talent for Best Week Ever and also developed several series such as Whitest Kids U' Know and Pants Off Dance Off.  In the digital media space, Danny was the Global Head of Programming & Content Acquisition at Joost after serving as Senior Creative Director at Dailymotion.  He is a (not so recent) graduate of Boston University.  FUN FACT: Danny was the assistant to Fran Drescher on the last two seasons of The Nanny.

Rebecca Resnick, Director of Development - Rebecca is the newest addition to the Crybaby team. Most recently she was on the development team at Discovery Studios. She has field produced multiple shows such as The Real Housewives of New Jersey, The Victoria's Secret Fashion ShowNY Ink and The New Years Eve show on NBC.  FUN FACT: She has received free Starbucks numerous times because busy baristas think she is LC from Laguna Beach.

 


Alyssa Lomuscio, Post Producer - As a recent grad of Temple University, Alyssa worked as a Production Assistant for HGTV's The High Low Project. Growing up with Final Cut, she spent the past 7 years editing any video she could get her hands on. FUN FACT: Alyssa was an NCAA All-American fencer ranking 10th in the country at one time.

 

 

 

Salil Gandhi, Business & Legal - Salil has spent the better part of his career helping networks, brands and producers finance, produce and distribute content in all forms of media. Most recently, Salil was VP of Content & Business Development at Joost. Prior to that, Salil was with Frankfurt, Kurnit, Klein & Selz, PC, a leading entertainment law boutique, where he advised clients in all aspects of television and film production.  FUN FACT: Salil was born in the coal mining countryside of West Virginia.