MEET THE TEAM


ERIC GOZLAN
President & CEO

Eric Gozlan is a movie producer with over 15 years of experience in business. Since opening Goldrush Entertainment Gozlan has successfully developed, financed and produced over a dozen feature films for worldwide distribution including the drama "Beautiful Boy", Winner of the FIPRESCI (Prize of the International Film Critics) at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival. Eric Gozlan is happily married and resides in Montreal, Quebec with his family.

JOE SISTO
Entertainment & Business Law Services

Joe Sisto received his B.C.L. and LL.B degrees (with distinction) from McGill University in 1998. He also received his Master of Arts degree in International Relations from McGill University in 1998 and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (with distinction) from Concordia University in 1993. Prior to establishing Sisto Entertainment & Business Law Services, Joe was a media & entertainment lawyer at Canada’s largest law firm. He has been credited as production counsel on over 35 motion picture, television and home video productions. Joe has represented major Hollywood studios, film and TV financiers in North America and Europe, independent producers, distributors, writers, actors, directors, composers and radio personalities.

RICH IOTT
Partner

Ohio-born businessman, Rich Iott, began investing in and producing films soon after his retirement as President and CEO of Seaway Food Town, Inc. in 2000. Mr. Iott continues to produce numerous films under both the Goldrush Entertainment Inc. banner as well as his own company, Braeburn Entertainment, Ltd. When he is not producing movies, Mr. Iott and Chris, his wife of 30+ years, live in rural Ohio with their four cats.

OLIVER SKINNER
Head of Development

Oliver Skinner spearheads the development of film and TV projects at Goldrush Entertainment. He got his start in the industry as a film journalist writing for publications such as IndieWire and CBC Arts. In 2020, he won a Canadian Screen Award for his work on the CBC Arts project Super Queeroes. He received his undergraduate degree in Film Studies and English Literature from Concordia University, and is currently pursuing an MFA in Scriptwriting and Story Design from Ryerson University.