Board of Advisors
Bert Hesse, has over 25 years experience running companies with multi-million dollar budgets, including Orbitron International (a holding company with four subsidiaries, sold in 1990) and MedCorp of America (a regional health care company, sold in 1996). Over the last twelve years Mr. Hesse has been in the film industry in the capacity of executive producer for numerous feature length films and documentaries. His expertise with investors has proven an invaluable pursuant to fund raising activities. As Executive Producer, his last two feature films (Night Feeders and Cold Storage) Mr. Hesse oversaw all aspects of the projects including financial, legal issues and negotiating sales and distribution con- tracts (both domestically & internationally).

Mr. Hesse was also one of the original founders of a $38 million dollar public/private development in Charlotte, The US National Whitewater Center. The center is now one of Charlotte’s top tourist destinations and is an Olympic training facility for canoing and kayaking.
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South Carolina Film Advisory Board
South Carolina Film Advisory Board [SCFAB] will help in the promotion and expansion of the film and entertainment industry throughout the entire state.

SCFAB will interact with local, regional and state officials in educating them on the many advantages of having a healthy film industry in the state.

Working with various tourism individuals and boards, SCFAB will promote the film industry as a catalyst for increased tourism in the state.
Current Members
  • Bert Hesse, CEO - Studio South Holdings
  • Dan Rogers, SC Film Commission
  • Tom Clark, SC Film Commission
  • Tommy Pope, SC Rep. & Speaker Pro Tem
  • Jeffery Zucker, The InterTech Group
  • Adrienne Fairwell, Director of Marketing/Communications SC Department of Commerce
  • Tom Morris, Morris Construction & Film Industry Professional
  • Vivian A. Wong, Chairman - Pacific Gateway Capital, LLC.
  • Senator Thomas Alexander, District 1 South Carolina
  • Dr. Harris Pastides, President: USC
  • Dan Mahony, President: Winthrop University
  • Erik Weir, President & CEO: WCM Global Wealth