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Contact: 310.560.4335 - Stephen@PullinMedia.com

FROM GRASSROOTS TO MAINSTREAM

Shows


Shows


SHOWS

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TM and © 2013 - 2019 Burndown Battle, Young Guns of Racing, Grudge Race, and their associated logos are owned by Pullin Media Group, LLC. All rights reserved.

TM and © 2004 - 2010 PINKS, PINKS ALL OUT and their associated logos are owned by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.  All Rights Reserved.

About PMG


About PMG


ABOUT PMG

MISSION

Partner

with the world’s leading brands, media companies and producers

Develop

ideas into valuable media franchises

Produce

content with the highest quality standards for the lowest possible price

Super-Distribute

our productions across the world’s expanding digital platforms

PULLN MEDIA GROUP SIZZLE REEL

We are well known for our iconic hit franchise PINKS and PINKS ALL OUT that ran for more than 7 years on Speed Channel/Fox for 130 episodes. This series reached approximately 2.5 million fans weekly on Speed and filled grandstands around the country with our 13 annual live events. 

What separates PMG from all the other marketing/consulting/production firms is that PMG provides our partners with seamless, story driven integration opportunities within high quality entertainment programming.  Our content is distributed on NBCSN, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, YouTube, Amazon Fire, and Roku via the IPTV channel we co-own with Television Four, MOTORLAND. In addition we partner with linear television networks for either barter or time buys and also have access to other broadband channels created by Television Four.

Grudge Race on NBCSN leads the automotive block for two seasons in Prime Time and has been picked up for season three.

Shows are distributed internationally via Beyond International, one of the leading producers and distributors of television programming around the world with such shows as MythBusters and Fast and Loud.

In addition to our deep experience in the automotive category we have a long history with over 500 production credits in all kinds of media including TV Specials, Talk Shows, Infomercials, commercials and corporate video. 

PARTNERS

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Live Events


Live Events


LIVE EVENTS

Our live events have brought up to 30,000 fans to venues across the country, breaking attendance records everywhere. With an expertise in the development and deployment of cross-platform digital media, Pullin Media Group is breaking ground with a unique approach to live event television with a niche grassroots audience.

Grudge Race: Season 1 and 2 of Grudge Race on NBCSN was the highest rated show in the new automotive block at 9PM on Thursday nights. Season 3 is currently in production.

Pinks/Pinks ALL OUT: The grassroots drag racing phenomenon that inspired many of today’s local racing series. This series filled grand stands across the country breaking records everywhere and created 130 episodes on SPEED Channel/Fox as well as distribution in 26 countries around the world.

NHRA Unleashed: We created and produced an 8 episode event based series where grassroots racers compete for the coveted NHRA Wally Trophy airing on FS1.

Burndown Battle: Local racers get to compete against an NHRA world Champion, Jack Beckman - Pilot FS1

1320X: A series of local drag race events.

Targeted Results


Targeted Results


TARGETED RESULTS

 

A VERTICALLY INTEGRATED MARKETING, PRODUCTION AND SUPER-DISTRIBUTION COMPANY FOR ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING

 
 

Our Branded Entertainment programs are “Super-Distributed” via our major network broadcast partners and our own digital media platform, MOTORLAND which allows brands to target their potential customers with unprecedented accuracy.  Learn, track, measure and verify - this technology is available down to the most detailed data in order to justify return on investment.  “Exclusivity” is not our game. “Ubiquity” - easily found and available on more than a billion devices that can access the show.
 

 

Super Distribution


Super Distribution


SUPER DISTRIBUTION

 

ANYPLACE - ANYWHERE - ANYTIME

We are proud of our broadcast partners like NBCSN and FS1/FS2 that provide broad reach into domestic television markets on traditional networks. We also work with International distributors to deliver our shows to a global audience.  In addition we are founding partners with TV4, in our broadband television channel, MOTORLAND.  TV4 is distributed by HULU and AMAZON, as well as many other content platforms. 

Social Media


Social Media



SOCIAL MEDIA

 
 

THE GLOBAL NETWORK

People watch SHOWS more than they watch NETWORKS and they like CURATED CHANNELS  that organize the genres they are passionate about. Today the audience finds their shows through search and social media. This is the program guide for the on-demand generation who want to watch wherever, whenever and on whatever platform or device they are using.   

PULLIN MEDIA GROUP works with the best social media experts in the business to populate social networks. MOTORLAND is a carefully curated channel that delivers the best programs we can find. Every original story driven show we make yields many short video moments and individual stories that create sharable conversations with the audience.

Team


Team


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STEPHEN PULLIN

SHOWRUNNER / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / DIRECTOR

Stephen Pullin is the Showrunner/Executive Producer and director of the iconic hit franchise and grassroots cultural phenomenon, “PINKS: LOSE THE RACE, LOSE YOUR RIDE!” on Speed Channel from 2004 to 2010. He developed and produced two spin off series “PINKS ALL OUT TAKES” and “PINKS ALL OUT” for a total of 130 episodes. Episode One of “PINKS ALL OUT” was the highest rated hour in the history of the network. The franchise consistently rates high in re-runs around the globe. He created live events which brought up to 30,000 fans to venues across the country, breaking attendance records. He is an expert in the development and deployment of cross-platform digital media. As an experienced Show Runner he has the skills to launch the critical First Season of any show. 

A native of Australia and world class athlete, Pullin came to America on a four-year full track scholarship to the University of Texas. After Film School, he began his career working on original Australian productions such as "The Sullivans" (96 eps.), "Bluey" (26 eps.) and "The Screening Room" (13 eps.). In Austin, he made numerous music videos with bands including Asleep At The Wheel, Carole King and Stevie Ray Vaughan. He created and produced "Hollywood Gets MADD” sponsored by General Motors. From 1992 until 2000 he focused on Internet and software entrepreneurial opportunities, and developed branded entertainment projects. He is credited with more than 500 corporate films, web series and infomercials.

Pullin has a solid reputation as a powerful visual storyteller who will rise to any editorial or production challenge. He is a leader who understands the challenges of building the right team and the complexities of growing a project to maturity. 


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ANTHONY BONGIOVANNI

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER
Bongiovanni Racing / CEO Micro Strategies

An accomplished high tech entrepreneur and race team owner, Anthony brings a unique combination of skills to Pullin Media Group. His keen business sense and forward thinking approach to building a companies in the new era of global digital media is extremely valuable. His race team includes a fleet of seven Cobra Jet Mustangs which compete regularly in NHRA racing series.

As founder and CEO of Micro Strategies, Anthony is responsible for guiding Micro Strategies' Sales, Marketing, Business Development and Practice Groups. Anthony launched Micro Strategies from the ground up thirty years ago from a two-person company in a small office to a multi-million dollar organization with over 100 employees and three locations in the Northeast.


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STEPHANIE CAPPS

PRODUCER

Stephanie has over a decade of experience creating entertaining and impactful content for TV and the web.  She has produced multiple seasons of popular shows for Travel Channel, SPEED including PINKS and PINKS ALL OUT, HGTV and DIY along with ad campaigns for clients such as Bilstein, Boost Mobile, Ski-Doo, and Can-Am to name a few.  A team player to the core who has been a part of many projects from pitch to post, she greatly values her ability to fulfill the needs of the crew, client, and sponsors while keeping the budget and creative on target.


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RASA Tiara PULLIN

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

Co-owner with Stephen Pullin, Rasa manages all administrative functions and is first point-of-contact with customers clients and vendors.

GRUDGE RACE Season One premiered on NBC Sports October, 2016 - 10 Episodes/ Season Two aired July, 2017 with 20 episodes, then world-wide distribution via Beyond International.

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Contact: 310.560.4335

Stephen@PullinMedia.com

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STEPHEN PULLIN - FULL RESUME

 STEPHEN E. PULLIN

Executive Producer / Director

PULLIN MEDIA GROUP, LLC.

Stephen Pullin is a multi-media producer with a broad range of experience in writing, developing and producing all forms of television programming, multimedia, software, DRTV and interactive production. He has over 600 career production credits …no longer counting.

As Executive Producer of the iconic hit series PINKS on Speed Channel, he created 130 television episodes spanning 13 seasons, earning an estimated $100 million for the franchise and Fox Networks. He is the Executive Producer and principal owner of the GRUDGE RACE television series on NBCSN, now in it’s third season and reaching 2.5 million homes each week during a 10 week season. In addition, this series is distributed via the iOS / Android MOTORLAND APP, which is partly owned by PMG.

Pullin is the recognized leader in the Competition Reality Programming genre, specifically for the automotive category. Pullin also maintains a vigorous slate of new original projects.

Pullin produced and directed other groundbreaking shows and specials, ONE-TO-ONE with singer-songwriter Carole King and the DRTV fund-raising programs HOLLYWOOD GETS MADD and ADOPT-A-WHALE. As Executive Producer at The Phelps Group agency in Santa Monica, he created packaging projects for Petco, Monrovia, and Crystal Cruises. A highly experienced showrunner, he is acknowledged for his innovative approach to all forms of media that consistently demonstrate creative execution and an on-time and on-budget work ethic.

Stephen is a native of Melbourne, Australia. A world-class athlete, he came to the United States on a track-and-field scholarship. He holds a Bachelor of Science, University of Texas, Austin, Film School and a Fine Arts Degree, Preston Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

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SELECTED CAREER CREDITS

I. TELEVISION

GRUDGE RACE – NBCSN – Primetime Series Currently Airing

Season One – 10 Episodes

Season Two – 10 Episodes

PINKS: LOSE THE RACE, LOSE YOUR RIDE!

Fox Network / Speed Channel - Executive Producer / Director

Total: 13 Seasons, 130 Episodes, 7 years on the air.

PINKS ALL OUT

Fox Network / Speed Channel - Executive Producer / Director

46 Episodes

PINKS ALL OUT TAKES

Fox Network / Speed Channel - Executive Producer / Director

26 Episodes

MOTORLAND

Executive Producer - Automotive Entertainment

Online APP, iOS / Android, Websites on Hulu & Amazon

BURNDOWN BATTLE

Executive Producer/Director - Pilot for a series

Aired on FS1 in Primetime

NHRA UNLEASHED

Fox Network / Speed Channel - Executive Producer / Director

8 Episodes

HOLLYWOOD GETS MADD

Creator / Producer / Director

With Siskel & Ebert, Leeza Gibbons, James Earl Jones, Annie Potts, Patrick Duffy

Primetime television special for Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Aired on 150 stations nationally

Sponsored by General Motors & Mothers Against Drunk Driving

FIRST TO FINISH

Creator / Producer / Director

With Dennis Conner and the Crew of the Stars and Stripes

Half-Hour Special Sponsored by American Express

THE SCREENING ROOM

Creator / Producer / Director

13 Episodes Weekly Movie Review Series

ONE-TO-ONE WITH CAROLE KING

Creator / Producer / Director

A Retrospective of Ms. King’s Career HBO Special

THE SULLIVAN’S

Assistant to Executive Producer, Crawford Productions, Melbourne

Australian Period Soap, Half-Hour Nightly Series 96 Episodes

BLUEY

Assistant to Executive Producer, Crawford Productions, Melbourne

Australian Police Show, One-Hour Weekly Series 96 Episodes

II. VIDEO and INTERACTIVE PRODUCTION - Writer / Producer / Director

William Shatner’s ES Stairs Product Video

Time-Warner, MNI Sales Meeting Support

Team Entertainment Group Corporate Image

Baxter Cardio Vascular Division Angioscopy Surgeon Training

Digital Equipment Corporation Microsoft Alliance

The Geneva Companies -7 films Seller/Buyer Training

Thomas Brothers Maps Corporate Image

Polaris Pool Systems - 4 films Product Launch

Baxter Cardio Vascular Division Side Branch Occlusion

Kal Kan Pet Foods -6 films Product Marketing

Kal Kan Pet Foods Vendor Assurance

IBM - Fibre Channel - 3 films New Product Introduction

M&M Mars Vendor Assurance Training

Acura Motors Real People Testimonials

Kahala Kua Estates Hawaii Real Estate Marketing

NKD Sportswear Fashion line training POS

Pampers Spots

Mazda Motors Real People Exit Interviews

State of Texas Drug Abuse Prevention spots

Earth Trust, Inc. Adopt-A-Whale TV Show

End Hunger Network Food For Thought TV Show

Sheba Cat Food Select-a-Cat Interactive Video Kiosk

Whiskas Cat Food Cats-of-the-World Interactive Video

Pedigree Dog Food Select-a-Dog Interactive Video Kiosk

III. INFOMERCIALS -

SMOKERS CHOICE

60-Second DRTV Radio DR, Alternative Smoking Products Spots

Chrysler Mini Van, Family Fun Day

With Greg Martz, 4-Minute DRTV Auto Infomercial

Desert Beauty's Time Away

With Jill St John, Half-Hour DRTV Skin Care Infomercial

Families In Crisis

With Pat Sajak, Half-Hour DRTV Drug Abuse infomercial

Color Me Beautiful

With Carole Jackson, Half-Hour DRTV Make-Up Infomercial

World Vision

60 Second, 90-Second & 120-Second DRTV Fundraising Infomercials

Private Image

Half-Hour DRTV Makeover Infomercial

News Makers

Half-Hour DRTV Multi-level Marketing Infomercial

Adopt-A-Whale

Half-Hour DRTV Fundraising Infomercial

III. INTERNET DEVELOPMENT / CONSULTING ASSIGNMENTS -

http://www.storybay.com Business to Business Online Script Data Base

http://www.whyrunout.com E-commerce – Delivery Service

http://www.newportadvisors.com Marketing and Lead Generation

http://www.800freightnet.com E-commerce – Custom Freight Solutions

http://www.juriSearch.com E-commerce - Legal Case Library

IV. DIGITAL ASSETS MANAGEMENT – To CD-ROM and the Internet

Entertainment Industries Council Digitizing of Scripts

JuriSearch.com 21 million pages, scanned, edited, converted

Nissan Motors 10 year archive magazines to CD-ROM

MGE UPS Systems 35 technical manuals to Six CD-ROM set

MGE UPS Systems Technical products review CD-ROM

MGE UPS Systems Product literature & data sheet CD-ROM

Jameco Electronics 7000 technical pages to HMTL

S.C. Edison 250,000 documents for bidders on power plants

V. SELECTED CONSULTING ASSIGNMENTS -

Third Coast Video, Vice President & General Manager

Built the first production and post-production studio in Austin with edit bays, 24 track sweetening and 3,000 sq. ft. sound stage. Created and produced some of the first music videos ever made, pre-MTV including Stevie Ray Vaughan, Grace Jones and the Carol King “One-to-One” HBO television special.

Consultant to Orange County Post and Shook Editorial

Implementation of the first AVID system in Orange County, CA.

Consultant to JuriSearch.com

Contracted over several months to locate and contract with vendors to perform the scanning, editing and conversion to HTML of every law book in the United States including each law for state. This represented 21 million pages. More than 40 vendors were contacted and interviewed. The successful vendor was awarded a multi-million dollar contract based on a technological solution developed by Stephen Pullin for the mass conversion of this extensive project.

Consultant to MGE UPS Systems

Design and implementation of multimedia support materials for $1 million per year decentralized training program to support 100 field representatives and service technicians. The deployment included a series of interactive CD-ROMs, digital video, internet web site, streaming video, speaker support and various classroom aids.

Consultant to Houston International Teleport

Developed telecommunications projects including sports events, NASA News feeds and development and implementation of high-speed data, satellite networks for major oil and construction firms. These links used domestic satellites and Intelsat, in addition to terrestrial and microwave.

Consultant to Fibre Channel Association

Produced and directed three films for a consortium of major computer and telecommunications companies including IBM, DEC Sun Systems, Western Digital. The films described in detail the protocol for high-speed data rates.

Developed the first time code editing system in Australia

Developed and implemented mass production of episodic television utilizing a convergence shuttle system and ¾ inch tape reading SMPTE time code. Directors logged and paper cut their shows before editing on 2” Quad machines for the first time. This is before the first electronic editing systems, CMX, and was capable of controlling multiple devices simultaneously.

VI. Speaking Engagements -

An engaging speaker and seminar leader, Stephen Pullin has been invited to speak at numerous industrial functions and trade association meetings on the digital economy and branded entertainment. These include:

Entertainment Assets Management, Conference Panel, Los Angeles

Medical Group Management Association, Riverside,

Project Management Institute, Orange County

Medical Group Management Association, Orange County

American Society Of Training And Development, Orange County

Project Management Institute, Orange County

American Society of Training And Development, Los Angeles

California Society of Health Care Engineers, Orange County

Community Associations Institute, Orange County

Litigation Consultants of the Certified Public Accountants of Los Angeles

Los Angeles Chapter of Chemical Engineers, Los Angeles

American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Los Angeles

Community Associations Institute, Orange County

American Electronics Association of Orange County

Media Directions of New York City

Entertainment Industries Council, Drugs & Violence in TV/Movies, Los Angeles

Documentary Association of America, Los Angeles

VII. Data Transmission & Telecommunications Experience -

1994

Interviewed and videotaped 100 Sprint Executives in Kansas City and Chicago for a series of new Broadcast spots with Candice Bergen in association with J.Walter Thompson Associates.

1992

Produced and Directed "Freedom" an 8-Minute film for Thomas Brothers Maps on the new digital mapping system.

1991

Consulted with two Orange County California Video Post Production houses on the implementation of Non-Linear Digital video editing systems, EMC2 and AVID.

1987

Studied Integrated Services Digital Networks and other data communications technologies at Southwestern Bell in Dallas.

1986

Sales Consultant to National Telemanagement Corporation, owned by the founders of U.S. Telecom, now Sprint. Visited more than 100 data centers and implemented creative solutions to organize, consolidate and manage large data communications accounts.

1985

Consultant to the Houston International Teleport. Worked on a wide range of telecommunications projects including Live Aid, Sports Events, NASA News feeds and the development and implementation of high-speed data, satellite networks for major oil and construction firms. These links utilized many domestic satellites and Intelsat in addition to terrestrial and microwave links.

1982 - 1983

Produced sporting events involving the creation of "ad hoc" satellite networks.

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