IPS Studios is comprised of talented & creative industry professionals, with a proven ability to innovate & deliver clever solutions in media, games, marketing, advertising, & business development.


J.R. Horsting

CCO – Content Producer Writer Designer Animation

J.R. is an accomplished experienced producer, game designer, writer, animator, and graphic artist in traditional 2D & 3D animation and character design. J.R. excels in marketing, advertising, games, and film.

He has an extensive creative advertising background on projects with LA Gear, Benton & Bowles, Ogilvy Mather, & Adco.

J.R. also has an extensive resume as an actor, creator, developer, and innovator in mobile, television, feature film, and music, with his depth of understanding in entertainment and breadth of experience as a producer and project showrunner.

He has created and worked on several animated movies, and games, in a variety of formats and platforms, for national clients that include Universal, Sony, Paramount, Warner Bros. & DC’s Batman, Justice League, Super Friends, C3’s Three Stooges license, and Stan Lee Entertainment.

As an animator and writer, J.R. produced for Wolf Tracer Studios, THR, Santana, Aerosmith, and Tom Petty, designed and animated for many brands such as MTV, Diet Coke, Trojan, ​Mercedes-Benz, Office Depot,​​ J.C. Penny, Sanofi & Cognizant.


Serge Stein

Chief Technical Officer

Serge Stein is an experienced, multi-faced IT leader, and an outstanding business architect with an exceptional proven 22-year management record. Mr. Stein is an outstanding negotiator with financial management skills with profound operations, technology, and architectural skills Specialties: IT/Internet Security, Enterprise Architecture, Cloud Computing, Social/Reputation Network Management, Advertising, Video Delivery and Live Broadcasting, Casual Gaming, and Virtual World development, eBusiness, DAM, Commercial ERP, SOX, CRM, SFA, Financial Management & Contract Creation, Contract Negotiation, Legal Review, Content Management, EIS, Portal Management, Data Center Development & Operation, Satellite Communications, National and Global Data and Voice Networks, Planning & Budgeting.


Walter Horsting

Business Development Officer – Creator

Mr. Horsting is a worldwide specialist in integrating multimedia technology into entertainment, governmental and corporate building complexes.

He has designed intricate and demanding multimedia systems for Amgen, Bloomberg Media, Cisco, DirectTV, Downtown LA Mega Block Fig@7th Experience, the Dubai Mall, Gaylord National Harbor Resort, FEMA, Fluor National HQ, Level 3, Los Angeles International Airport, MGM Grand, MGM Studios, Microsoft Envisioning Labs, the New York Times, Nike’s World Headquarters  Office Homeland Security, Portland Airport Passenger Experience, Sacramento City Hall, State of CA 20+ hearing rooms, Tower Records Global Expansion, Union Pacific, and numerous other international business and entertainment entities.

Walter Engineered 3,000 live concerts for Police, Fleetwood Mac, Devo, Elvis Costello, Blondie, Van Halen, Herbie Hancock, Joni Mitchel, Neil Young, Garcia and Sanders, Paul Simon, Emmy Lou Harris, Robin Williams, Steve Martin, Crystal Gayle, Eddie Money, BB King, Taj Mahal, Van Morrison, Smokey Robinson, Ashford and Simpson, Ohio Players, Donald Byrd, Grover Washington, Red Fox, Ray Charles, Chic, Gordon Lightfoot, Elvin Bishop, Flo and Eddie, Beau Brummels, Gatlin Brothers, Oak Ridge Boys, Hot Tuna, Player, Player, Con Funk Sun, Lily Tomlin, Cheech, and Chong, Runaways, Dr. Hook, Ike and Tina Turner, Climax Blues Band, Pablo Cruz, and Santana.

Walter’s Music History

Creator Mild Mannered Men™


Tim FitzGerald

Creative Producer Writer – Creator

Tim FitzGerald is an Attorney in Los Angeles and the President of Scrumdown Creative. Tim is the Creator, Writer, and Producer of, a hilarious fusion of sports, history, adventure, and comedy. 

Tim has written adventures, comedies, and legal thrillers, all built around stories of human ingenuity. This includes The Swarm, a heart-pounding dystopian adventure of friendship and survival and struggles against artificial intelligence. He has created and written multiple streams of content, performed stand-up comedy, played with improv groups, and delivered motivational speeches in venues across the country. His special brand of sarcasm and struggle reflect his journey from New York City to Southern California.

Tim’s professional background includes time served in Financial Services, Corporate Training, Professional Speaking, and Writing. He has spent a career advising clients to grow their assets, maximize their returns, and protect their families. Tim has developed programs for business owners and professionals in Leadership, Sales, and Communications and delivered keynote addresses to corporations throughout North America. He has served many roles in pushing small and large businesses to improve their processes and increase their profits. 


Dave Edison

Supervising Editor – Writer Producer Animator Creator

Dave Edison toured for years as a stand-up comedian, sharing billing with Jay Leno, Adam Sandler, Jeff Foxworthy & many others, plus opening for diverse musicians including Leon Redbone, Tower of Power, Toni Childs & the legendary comedy rock band Blotto. Dave then turned to writing & editing.

He co-wrote (& appeared in) the cult sci-fi feature “Steel and Lace,” won Sony/AFI’s Visions of US Award (as judged by a panel headed by Francis Ford Coppola), & served as postproduction supervisor for “The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show” on FOX late-night. Dave produced & edited the stand-up comedy DVD “Dom Irrera: Is This Thing On?,” edited short films including the award-winning “Shorty & Morty” (which he directed), the Daytime Emmy-winning reality series “Last Shot with Judge Gunn,” the award-winning sitcom pilot “Life Interrupted,” documentary specials for The Reelz Network, the comedy series “The Sweet Smell of Excess” & “Bottoms” for The R-Net Health Network, the sci-fi parody “Mystic Cosmic Patrol,” & was an animator & the editor of three animated TV specials starring Mark Hamill.

Edison edited feature films including the documentary “Remember The Sultana” from executive producer/narrator Sean Astin, the Big Bear International Film Festival animated selection “Shotokan Man,” the sci-fi film “Doomsday” (winning Best Editing at the Malibu West International Film Festival), “Starship: Rising,” & “Starship: Apocalypse.” Dave’s current projects include the unscripted series “Vintage America with Ginger,” the web series “South of Sanity,” & the star-filled indie sci-fi series “Space Command,” for which he’s also a co-producer.


John L. Coulson

Inventor – Patent Expert – Creator

John is ahead of his time in the creation of game-changing IPs & patents. 100s of inventions and dozens of patents. Many of the projects at IPS are due to his vision. Instant Idiol, Fun Ad Click, Designated Hitter, Signature Long Drive Golf, Stepping Stone EDU, and many others. His creative abilities are enhanced by his vast technical knowledge, attention to detail, and gift for problem-solving.



Mike Browne

Producer Animator – Creator

Mike is a 20-year entertainment veteran. Mike has produced content for Warner Bros, Disney, Mark Goulston, Joe Polish, Human Strong, Paragon Steel, EA Sports, Shaquille O’Neal, ABC, and EZWay publishing.  He is an artistic Swiss Army knife with a multitude of creative skills.  His work has appeared on billboards, posters, race cars, food trucks, board games, television, and social media. One of his favorite projects is illustrating a line of coloring books for people suffering from dementia.


Michael Feeney

Community Development Officer

Michael Feeney- Founder: Is a pioneer of social media innovation and delivery. Inspiring many to take up his vision of the future. Broadcast engineer and instructor for universities, he has led the way to community building in the social media mobile age.

Michael’s past work includes.

  • Dublin City University
  • Temple Bar Music Center
  • The Helix
  • RTE Radio
  • One World Radio
  • Fáilte Ireland
  • Astronomy Ireland
  • Palestrina Choir
  • Claremont Productions


Eddie Ruzzi

Sound Designer, writer-creator

Eddie is a creative producer, accomplished writer, and musician, as well as a production Sound Editor for a company called Atomic Sound. His company has done TV Sound Post for many notable productions.

Westworld -HBO (Seasons 1 & 2)

The Flash – CW

Legends of Tomorrow – CW

Stargirl – CW

Once Upon a Time – Disney

Person of Interest – CBS

And many more.

Eddie is a Dialogue, SFX & Music editor with a pro studio capable of recording and mixing TV & Film projects.


Andre Champagne

Production Media Director

Andre Champagne is an independent technical artist in broadcast and professional music & voice recording, having worked in and built a number of LA studios.  Andre’s film and video production includes cinematography, picture and sound editing along with directorial duties in music video and indie film.  Publicity editing for TV networks along with Digital Cinema file distribution, coloring, surround mixing and foreign deliverables has rounded out his media production palette.  Andre has a pro 4K studio sound stage capable of recording and mixing TV & Film projects.


Jessie Buchanan

Writer Artist Publishing

Jessie is a sought after writer, artist, & publisher contributing to several film and magazines such as Cinefantastique, Locus, McGills, Fantastic Films, Cinefex, Fangoria and Starlog and was an editor for Fantastic Films. She wrote what is still the best study of Stephen King films: Stephen King at the Movies. Jessie was hired by Greg Morrison at MGM to developing marketing strategies and genre promotions in the studio.

She founded Midnight Graffiti magazine, which published top writers of fantasy, horror and science fiction such as Stephen King, Ray Bradbury, Harlan Ellison, Dan Simmons, Ramsey Campbell, Neil Gaiman. Midnight Graffiti interested several producers, and continues life on the internet. Warner Books published their best-selling collection of stories in 1992, Midnight Graffiti. Hachett Books is currently negotiating to reissue the anthology.

She collaborated with Japan’s Yoshitaka Amano to write and develop a graphic novel series, Hero. Mr. Amano is the creator of the legendary Final Fantasy video and games, and it was Neil Gaiman who suggested Jessie as his American collaborator on this epic project.

She designed several Varese Sarbandé releases and remains a sought-after graphic designer, cover and poster artist, continuing a long association with key television and movie studios; Netflix, AMC and Amazon Prime, continues work with major Hollywood event companies such as Bennaroch Productions and Damminger Productions, as their go to artist for premiere movie and television events.