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The Next Generation of TV

Mission & Vision
Statement

Mission

Our Mission is to be the first digital social television platform for Generation Z and generations to come.

Vision

Our Vision is to align content with the direction in which the future generations will consume media while promoting global socialization post COVID-19.

Our Solution

A Plus Television Inc. will revitalize and evolve the new modern day streaming television for the next generation of American Youth.

Target Market

Generation Z

Ages: 5 - 25

All Ethnicities & Backgrounds

Products & Services

Niche Packaged television content

Social-Interactive components like TV chat rooms and user feeds

Niche Packaged television content

  • Integrated Branding
  • PSA Gen Z Driven Ad Breaks in Lieu of Traditional Commercialized Advertisement.

Management Team

CEO/Chairwoman/Founder

Antoinette Ortega

Antoinette Ortega, aka AO is from Stockton, California and she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice Studies at Bacone College in Muskogee, Oklahoma. AO continued her career as a Child Welfare Investigator for the Oklahoma Department of Human Services. 
AO’s journey subsequently led her to entrepreneurship, creating her very own blog site that immediately went viral. Fueled by her passion for children and her skill in technology, AO inevitably went on to create AO Network and A Plus Television Inc. on a mission to give a voice to all people, especially people of the future.
AO’s relaxed, open-minded, optimistic approach to leadership allowed her to build a diverse  team of digital architects for A Plus Television’s impending success.

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

Edward Griffin 

Edward Griffin has been named one of the finest minds in marketing and branding in the entertainment business with his out of the box thinking. Edward is a Serial Entrepreneur and owner of E. Griffin Enterprises which houses over 13 Brands. Edward has always had a tremendous amount of drive to succeed and has always had the bigger picture in mind, which has led him to a career and a life dedicated to helping create opportunities for others and giving back to his community.
Edward currently runs his own Marketing, Branding & PR Company, The Peblicité Firm. Edward has worked in the entertainment industry for over twenty years with positions in Marketing, Branding, Sales, Sponsorship and Promotions for iHeartRadio, The Source Magazine, Allen Iverson’s Round Ball Classic and more. His experience landed him in the role as the EVP of Marketing at Belton Ideas for ABC’s two-time Emmy Award Winning video editor, Lamont Belton.

COO/Vice Chair

Noelle Helené

"Millennial Mogul", Noelle Helené, CEO of ExquisiteVisions Creative Branding stresses the  importance of authenticity when it comes to corporate brand positioning, repositioning and  strategy. According to Helené, "corporations tend to skip the most important part of longevity in  the ever-changing economy, branding. Companies go straight from an idea to marketing and  that is wrong!" Noelle brings authenticity and forward-thinking strategy to A+, throwing away the  cookie cutters, and relying on a "make believe" and a "go for it" approach.

CTO of A Plus Television Inc.

Anthony Lancaster

Anthony is a Founder of IndustriaLAX and a Chief Technology Officer of A PLUS TELEVISION Inc.
With education from Cambridge business school and an MBA in Business Development from MAUP, IBM, Google, and Microsoft certified, having experience of working for 7 years in big corps. (INCOM) and 8 years successfully serving businesses in CA, Anthony is highly experienced in Big-Data, Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Online Video Streaming Systems, and third-party service integrations. As a CTO Anthony serves developing the company's technology strategy, security and efficiently, evaluating and implementing IT systems and infrastructure.

Company Departments

President of Music Talent and Event Programming

Jakob A. Davis

Jakob A. Davis has worked in multiple tech start ups and also started his own company called Three + Third Media. Three + Third Media hosted live events that were open mic’s for comics and musicians. Jakob’s experience in finding comics and musicians makes him a perfect fit for the President of Music Talent and Event Programming. Jakob will strive to find the best music talent and put together the best events for A Plus Television Inc. and our audiences.

Music Department

Music Director

Parker Lee Williams

Parker worked with Oprah Winfrey for 26 years, serving as the Harpo Music Director for over a decade. He received two Emmy nominations for his work, and was responsible for the creation and marketing of “Harpo Sounds” Music Library, which proved very successful for Harpo Productions both creatively and financially. Parker comes on board A Plus Television Inc. as Music Director and however he can support the network.

Music Composer

Dave Herrero

Dave has been playing music professionally since age 18. He’s the descendant of Luis Herrero of the Dominican Serenaders, who had migrated from the Caribbean in 1928 to be one of the first Latin musicians in New York. Dave’s grandfather ‘Papi’ played the 1939 New York World Fair with his orchestra on the first-ever color television broadcast in the United States. Dave and his brother, Mike “Hero” Herrero created TrackForce Productions, LLC, which contributed 1,000 compositions to the Harpo Sounds Library and other TV programs like TMZ, The Tyra Banks Show and Rob and Big. Dave comes to A Plus Television inc. However needed for music support and as a direct partner to Parker Lee Williams.

Legal Department

General Counsel

Hakim Mulraine

Hakim Mulraine is an entertainment attorney with The Mulraine Firm and owner of the newly formed Production/Management Company, Bronx Born Media, LLC. With over a decade of industry experience and a strong professional circle, Hakim is a known deal-maker who provides services for producers, screenwriters, and talent. His knowledge includes a strong foundation in entertainment, business, contract, copyright, trademark, and publishing law. He received his J.D from the University at Buffalo, School of Law and a Certificate in Entertainment & Media Management from New York University.
As Co-founder and CEO of Bronx Born Media, Hakim and his team, which includes Co-founder Enrique Benitez and West Coast Development and Acquisitions, Sylvia Lardizable, assist content creators with developing, packaging, pitching as well as financing and distribution alternatives. We also produce our own films.
Hakim Mulraine will serve as A Plus Television Inc. General Counsel for all company needs.

AYO! Children’s / Animation Department

Head of Children's Programming

Andrew Austin

Andrew Austin is an independent producer/ director based for 20 years in the southern California Animation Industry. His Credits include projects with Disney, Warner Bros., Paramount, Universal and many others. He is currently president of Fowler Amusement, which began as a circus owned by Mr. Austin's Great Grandfather.
Andrew took a serious interest in A Plus Television Inc. in Nov. 2019 and was impressed by the company's early ambitions. Andrew's goal is to bring programming with fresh new ideas and points of view to the Animation/Children's division, with frequent collaborator and creative powerhouse, Jim Staahl.

Producer/Writer/Story-Editor/Voice Actor

Jim Staahl

Jim Staahl, Producer/Writer/Story-Editor/Voice Actor, began his career as a cast member of Chicago’s famous Second City. Staahl has more than 400 film and television writing credits – from features like The Beverly Hillbillies and Here Come The Munsters, to live action TV series Young Hercules and children's animated programming like Dragon Tales and award-winning Liberty's Kids. His voice is on such shows as Goof Troop and C Bear and Jamal. He was part of the writing team for ABC Disney series Teacher’s Pet, recipient of a Children’s Programming Emmy. He shares two Emmy nominations for writing and producing Bobby’s World which he co-created, co-produced, co-story edited for nine seasons on Fox Kids Network – starring Howie Mandel.

Board of Directors

Dorez Douglas

Dorez Douglas , a Detroit native, is an author, guest speaker, consultant and producer in Los Angeles, California. Over the years, she has worked in the fields of public relations, theater, film and television. From 1990-2003, Douglas produced a number of plays, short projects, videos, and an independent film, "Beverly Hood" which is currently available on Amazon. Stars of the film include Kym Whitley, Destiny's Child, Yolanda "Yo-Yo" Whittaker, Lavell Crawford and Walter Powell. Dorez Douglas serves on the board of directors for A Plus Television Inc.

Willie D. Burton

Willie D. Burton is an American production sound mixer . His career has spanned five decades and has included films such as The Shawshank Redemption , Se7en , and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade . Burton has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Sound or Best Achievement in Sound Mixing a total of seven times, winning twice; he has been nominated for two BAFTA Film Awards for Best Sound, winning once; and he was nominated for one Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Film Sound Mixing for his work on Roots . Willie serves on the board of directors for A Plus Television Inc.

Sir Cappriccieo Scates

Cappriccieo began his music business career as a drummer, which eventually led to him providing independent promotional services for Sony Music ,Death Row Records , Tommy Boy Records , Universal Music Group , and Atlantic Records , promoting the careers of artists such as: Alicia Keys, Boyz II Men, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and etcetera. His work in promotions led to a position as Director of National Radio Promotions for Ruffhouse / Columbia Records , where he was responsible for promoting the careers of artists such as Fugees , Cypress Hill , and Kris Kross . Capp serves on the board of Directors for A Plus Television Inc.

Shareholder

LaTavia Marie Roberson

LaTavia Marie Roberson (born November 1, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Roberson rose to fame in the late 1990s as an original member of the R&B group Destiny's Child , one of the world's best-selling girl groups of all time. Following her departure from the group, Roberson formed Anjel along with former Destiny's Child member LeToya Luckett . After their album was shelved, Roberson went on hiatus and returned to Houston. Roberson has starred in various stage plays including Those Jeans , How to Love , and Not My Family . Roberson also became a main cast-member for R&B Divas: Atlanta alongside singers such as Angie Stone , Keke Wyatt and long-time friend Meelah of 702 . Roberson has sold over 25 million records with Destiny's Child. Her work has earned her several awards and nominations, including two Grammy Awards and three Soul Train Music Awards .

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