Meet the Team
Born an Intuitive empath and catalyst, Deborah stepped on stage at the age of four and has been performing, as well as speaking and teaching from stages all over the world ever since! Her award-winning performance career includes numerous awards and acknowledgments including the Best Independent American Album given to her by the Los Angeles Music Awards. Deborah has penned over 150 original theatrical shows that have been produced and staged in Los Angeles, New York, Vancouver and Nashville. Deborah has been a published columnist, currently Deborah is a featured writer for Womelle Magazine, and a popular, sometimes controversial, talk radio and TV talk show who also enjoyed launching the very first talk radio show on the now defunct Nightingale Conant Radio Network.
Deborah founded and ran three theater companies, as produced numerous live events including several philanthropic concerts raising funds for various charities. A serial entrepreneur her creative collaborations include working with the likes of Disney, Mattel, The Ritz Carlton Corporation and Nightingale Conant. A Non-denominational Minister, Mentor and Retreat Leader, Deborah embraced the magnitude of a highly violent event which almost cost her life and used that to fuel her insatiable appetite for the ongoing attainment of conscious life mastery.
Developing her methodology, that has transformed hundreds of lives, Deborah is an Inner Image Authority; because you’ll never outperform your own self-image, she has worked with 100’s of mission driven, entrepreneurs, creatives, experts, and seekers, assisting them in attaining their highest level of success, monetization and self-realization. Deborah has also led many successful and transformation retreats, workshops, team building events and virtual trainings.
For more info on Deborah’s speaking as well as her noted One-Woman Show; Worthy, and for more info please feel free to contact Deborah Directly.
Deborah’s most recent venture “The Factory Broadcasting Network” features a multi-tiered approach when it comes to Marketing and Media. From “Done with You” and “Done for You” Podcast / Broadcast for entrepreneurs, business owners, and individuals, specializing in assisting them in taking full advantage of the current and ongoing marketing trends. FBN also produces as well as distributes positive media onto the Global Smart TVs and OTT’s networks around the world.
Michael Catalano has over 45 years of experience in the film, television and music business. Including 18 years in which Mr. Catalano was a renowned national touring musician and songwriter working with such artists as Townes VanZandt, Johnny Hammond, Tom Rush, Dave Von Ronk and Piano Red. In 1989 he was awarded the “Georgia Songwriter of the Year” award for his song writing and film and television scoring. He has also written numerous screenplays [most recently he wrote "King of the Colored Conjurers" optioned by Julie Dash's Geechee Girl Productions]
Michael also produced numerous live concerts and festivals for Festival Productions in New York City. Michael Catalano was the Executive/Artistic Director and chief architect of the highly successful Nashville Film Festival from 1997 until August of 2000. During his time at the Nashville Film Festival he increased attendance from 300 attendees a year to more than 27,000 and dramatically increased the festivals status, profile and awareness worldwide. Michael has over 200 television, film and music video projects to his credit including writing the score for the CINE Golden Eagle Award winning film Traveling Trains. He produced the 48 Hour Film Festival winning film Picking Up After You that swept all 5 categories. Michael has also scored music for PBS and Turner Broadcasting for news, documentaries and public information programming.
Other highlights include: Consulting to such organizations as the Frist Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville, TN, Nashville Public Television (NPT,) Nashville Jazz Workshop, N4Arts, C.A.T.S., VANN, The South Carolina Office of Film, The South Carolina Arts Commission and The Metro Nashville Arts Commission. Was President of the Atlanta Songwriters Association. Was Director of Development for Mulberry Street Pictures in Nashville and also a full partner in Nashfilms, LLC a film and music Development Company with Academy Award Winner and founder of the band “Bread” Rob Royer. He was also commissioned by the Frist Center for the Visual Arts to create and present a series of workshops, an artist panel and film presentation. And, the list goes on from here.
Obviously, all of Michael’s accomplishments which span his lifetime, are too numerous to mention but suffice it to say a full list will be available upon request. In closing Michael is full partner in the Factory Broadcasting Network, producing and distributing Positive Media as well as a full service “Broadcast Your Brand” division that specializes in assisting Entrepreneurs, Business and Individuals understand, tap into and ultimately broadcast their brands, to stay current with the new marketing trends. Contact Michael directly for more info.
As a founder of SHAPESHIFT World he is building a place where small and large businesses create a fast path to cash through automated technology stacks, sales funnel development, and social media engagement. We are creating a community of likeminded entrepreneurs where the power of WE elevates ME.
This latest collaboration with Broadcast Your Brand is a wonderful set of media experts that truly will help you become your best media self as your visibility grows in the world. Our messages, vision and insight will continue to be shared here on SHAPESHIFT Radio Podcast.
Paula Allen a 15+ year online entrepreneur. Her experience includes a transcription company that grew to six figures in 16 months, a travel agency, a Virtual Assistant business, and a Certification as an Online Business Manager. She is a Mentor and Strategist to Virtual Assistants and Entrepreneurs. She has a partnership with SHAPESHIFT World, a company known for its innovative technology solutions. Paula has worked with innovative technology companies, such as Yahoo! and YouTube. She has worked with many entrepreneurs and business owners to bring technological and marketing solutions to their companies.
Paula's years of varied experience has taught her a few things. Entrepreneurs need to get out of the day-to-day running of their business, but often find partnering with good help is a challenge. Business owners often do everything themselves because they don't know how to get the right team on board to support their business. Entrepreneurs also need a good marketing strategy and plan to get the maximum efficiency from their online efforts. Marketing changes every day and Paula keeps up with the trends and offers the most proactive solutions to business owners.