Brian McLaughlin is a film producer and president of Emerald Elephant Entertainment with fifteen years of film experience. He has produced four feature films, all acquired for worldwide distribution. His films have won several awards, including two Accolade Awards of Excellence. He is a member of the Producers Guild of America and the Screen Actors Guild.
He was the Media Production Advisor on General Petraeus’ advisory team in Afghanistan, a visiting professor in the film department of the University of Notre Dame, and an adjunct instructor at Cal State San Bernardino and The Art Institute of Tucson.
He has a bachelor degree in Business Administration from Notre Dame and an MBA from Boston University. Brian was recognized by Notre Dame as an Exemplary Asian Pacific Alumnus and has been a three-time president of the Independent Film Association of Southern Arizona. He has a son, Collin.
I have been in the industry since 1998.