About the Program Director    



  Joan M. Gringer, a native New Yorker who has been in the advertising and entertainment industries for over 25 years. She has worked as a producer and consultant with over one hundred advertising agencies and Fortune 500 companies in New York and the tri-state area, Detroit, Boston and Los Angeles. She has produced over 200 commercials, many of them award winners.  

• Joan produced commercials for  Paramount, Showtime, CBS, Excedrin, Miller Beer, Georgia Pacific, Nabisco, IBM, Microsoft, Purina,Faberge, Disney Products, Proctor & Gamble, Honda , Vietnam Veterans, MADD, California Anti-Smoking , United Negro Fund, Mattel [Barbie, Hot Wheels]    

  • Celebrity Product Endorsements Include: Mohammed Ali, Joe Namath, Reggie Jackson, Don Rickles, Fran Drescher, Bubba Smith, Heather Locklear, Hal Linden , Suzanne Pleshette, Margaux Hemingway, Arthur Ashe, Farrah Fawcett

Back to One© Program, touring film facilities for Urgent Inc,  a 501 (c) (3) Miami, FL based youth and community development organization dedicated to empowering young minds to transform their communities.

Lecture Film Production Miami Dade High Schools 

Creative Arts Council: A resident of Florida, representing her town on the Arts Council, beautifying her community with the Arts.
Committee Chair:  Creative Arts Council of Dania Beach to wrap 28 Signal Boxes with Art from local artists.
Special Needs Children K-12 Lecturer to students Career Days on Filmmaking.
Dania Beach Chamber of Commerce, as a producer providing  talents for charity events. Fundraising Fishing Tournament, Old Movie Glamor Breakfast at Tiffany's and Golf Tournament.
Friends of the Library: Helping with all events for the local library.
Joan is currently a Big Sister for a Third grade little girl, for Big Brothers Big Sisters Broward and loving it.
WIFT Women in Film & TV So Florida, LA Producer Group, Studio 32, Past judge for International Children's Emmy Awards Interium Secretary for the Friends of The Library [FOL] in Dania Beach.




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