Joe Sichta is an Annie Award-winning and Emmy Award-nominated Writer, Director, and Executive Producer developing and producing animated content for Warner Bros. Animation, Dreamworks Animation, and The Walt Disney Company. He recently served as the Director of Development for Advanced Media at Disney Interactive Labs, where he supervised the development and production of cross-digital projects featuring core characters from Disney, Pixar, and Muppet Studios.
In 2017 he founded Fortress of Focus LLC, a digital product and publishing company with an entrepreneurial focus on Entertainment, Education, and Health and Wellness. Mr. Sichta holds a B.A. in Cinematography from Southern Illinois University (1992), and is pursuing his M.B.A. at Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business Management.