Meet the Team
Managing Principal and Chief Executive Officer
Recognized for his experience coordinating movie premieres and major LA events, Ben Barbosa has the highest level of sensitivity to talent and key executive issues, and brings decades of entertainment industry experience to Entertainment Insight.
As CEO of BB Entertainment Marketing Inc., Mr. Barbosa consults for high profile companies within the entertainment industry. Barbosa most recently served as CEO of Mann Theatres where he oversaw all film acquisitions, marketing, operations and business development. Under Mr. Barbosa’s management, Mann’s Grauman’s Chinese and Westwood theatres housed a majority of Hollywood's premieres and special events. Mr. Barbosa has acquired, distributed, and marketed films for General Cinema, Columbia Pictures and Universal Studios.
Managing Principal and Chief Operating Officer
Dominic Parero is an entrepreneur with a portfolio of businesses in Entertainment Marketing, New Media, Social Media, Business Intelligence, Multi-cultural Marketing and Health Care Marketing & Communications. Within the Entertainment Industry, Dominic’s teams have had the opportunity to work on interactive, marketing, and creative projects with clients such as Disney, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros., Vivendi, The Discovery Channel, Lionsgate, Overture Films, MGM, Starz, Paramount Pictures, Technicolor, CinemaCon and Focus Features.
With a firm commitment to actively reach out into the community, especially those serving children’s needs, Dominic currently serves on the Board of Directors for Variety – The Children’s Charity of Southern California, as well as on the Board of Governors for Hollygrove Children and Family Services in Los Angeles. Dominic is a graduate of Woodbury University’s School of Design and is seated on the Advisory Council to their school’s Media, Culture and Design school.
Principal and Chief Technology Officer
Over the last thirteen years, Ben Noonan has been involved in the development of enterprise-level applications. He has led highly-visible, cross-disciplinary teams on mission-critical projects in the video game, retail, apparel, fashion and biomedical industries. He crafts applications that are focused on a harmonious user experience which actively communicates with the target audience, eloquently disseminates the brand and effectively advertises/markets/sells products in the online space. His experience in application architecture, development, online marketing and eCommerce have allowed him to participate on projects for Guitar Hero, Call of Duty, Volcom and Burton Snowboards, to name a few.
Ben Noonan is a graduate of California State University-Chico with a degree in Math, Physics, Anatomy, Journalism and Marketing.