B17 Entertainment’s in-house production team members apply their years of experience in television and digital programming to create innovative, engaging content.

Our Founders

Brien Meagher

Rhett Bachner

Brien Meagher &
Rhett Bachner

Founders//Executive Producers

B17 Entertainment, an Industrial Media company, was founded in 2013 by principals and TV veterans Rhett Bachner and Brien Meagher as a full-service production company producing breakthrough content in a variety of genres including comedy, kids, reality and game, and focuses on multi-platform programming with millennial appeal. Based in Los Angeles, the company is a key supplier of live, formatted and interactive programming for HBO MAX, TNT/TBS, Quibi, Facebook Watch, YouTube, Syfy and Snap to name a few. Rhett and Brien currently serve as Executive Producers on projects that include Chasing the Cure, the live, interactive medical series for TNT/TBS; Craftopia, the kids crafting competition featuring YouTube mega-star LaurDIY for HBO Max and Thanks A Million, the celebrity infused pay-it-forward format in partnership with Jennifer Lopez for Quibi.

Prior to B17 Entertainment, Bachner and Meagher served as producers on ABC’s Emmy-Nominated Shark Tank, as well as Executive Producing projects that include The Pitch for AMC, Be the Boss for A&E and Supermarket Superstar for Lifetime. Bachner also served as Executive Producer on The Henry Rollins Show for IFC, Man Caves for DIY and Real Deal for History. Meagher worked as a Development Executive for Mark Burnett Productions, where he was Co-Executive Producer on Shark Tank and also worked on Survivor and The Apprentice.

Our Team

Gregg Moscot

Executive Vice President, Production & Operations

Emily Mayer

Emily Mayer

Senior Vice President, Development

Jackie Hakim

Senior Vice President, Production & Operations

Steven Garcia

Vice President, Current Programming & Development

Chris Lesinski

Vice President, Content & Strategy

Colin Hargraves

Creative Director

Regina Leckel

Director, Production

Ben Waldorf

Vice President, Post-Production & Operations

Kate Slavin

Lead Assistant Editor/Coordinator, Post-Production

Mallory Marsee

Manager, Production Operations

Mike Tartaglia

Senior Producer

Ashton Copeland

Senior Manager, Development

Doreen Gonzales

Production Accounting Manager

Reshae Fann

Assistant Accountant

Ben Stoddard

Development Producer

Bradley Newman

Development Coordinator

Conner Fenwick

Development Coordinator