CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Judy Gatena’s long history of proven business leadership began at age 25, when she started her first company. From modest beginnings, Judy built upon her successes, and in 2014 was ranked at #8 on the FORBES Magazine list of Famous Multi-Generational Entrepreneurs. Judy is an award-winning producer and the founding member of REP Interactive. In 2009, at REP Interactive's inception, Judy took on the role of President and COO. With her business experience to guide the way, REP quickly expanded and evolved beyond its roots in real estate to become a powerful voice in video production.
Judy is the majority owner and CEO of REP Interactive. She ensures that the same qualities and values that fueled REP’s growth are reflected in every project, for every client, starting with her hand-picked and enthusiastic “family” of creative professionals.
Judy is very passionate about connecting with other entrepreneurs and finding their value so that she can help them excel. She is without a doubt a relationship person and believes everyone has a great story. She sits on the Board of Directors for Entrepreneurs Organization and had previously sat on the NAWBO board as well as worked to help the Girl Scouts of America and the Midnight Mission.
Brian Johnson is an award-winning director and accomplished storyteller. After nearly 20 years in the business, he has distinguished himself as an artist of unique versatility, with an impressive body of work to back it up. Brian has helmed hundreds of national and international broadcast commercials, and digital and integrated branded content campaigns for some of the biggest brands on the planet such as Ford, Xbox, Microsoft, Mattel, ESPN, Nike, Amazon, U.S. Bank, Coldwell Banker and many, many more. Our clients covet his creative vision, and he is appreciated for his organization and leadership throughout the entire production process. This balance of talents reflect his personable nature, depth of experience and genuine enthusiasm for his craft. Needless to say, our stoke factor is extremely high having him on the REP team.
HEAD OF PRODUCTION
An alumnus of the USC School of Cinematic Arts and UCLA/4A’s Advanced Advertising Studies Program, Mynor Sosa has produced hundreds of projects, from broadcast commercials to narrative and documentary films. As a US Army paratrooper, Mynor received medals for Commendation, Achievement, Good Conduct, National Defense Service and Humanitarian Service. Among the 100+ awards for his civilian media projects are the Monty McKinney Award for Excellence in Advertising, Davey, Telly and W3 honors.