Sherry Gunther Shugerman is a two-time Emmy-Award winning producer, studio executive and serial entrepreneur, with an unparalleled track-record producing and creating television's top hits for the past 3 decades. Sherry was the original producer of 'The Simpsons', 'Family Guy', 'Rugrats', and more.
Sherry headed up studios and production divisions for Fox, Warner Bros., Nickelodeon, and Klasky Csupo. Sherry also helmed Hanna Barbera Cartoons when the company was bought by Turner and was part of the team that launched The Cartoon Network with hits such as: 'PowerPuff Girls', 'Dexter's Laboratory', 'Johnny Bravo', 'Courage the Cowardly Dog', 'Cow and Chicken' and more.
As an entrepreneur, Sherry spent 7 years as a pioneer in digital media content for kids’ virtual worlds and social gaming. She then created and launched The Beatrix Girls, a true multi-platform media brand of pop-star fashion dolls supported by digital content and original music, which her company manufactured and sold in 13 countries with 9 additional brand licensees.
Sherry continually develops original IP through her media company, POPmedia Brands, and she is also producing a new adult series for Netflix, ‘Twilight of the Gods’ with acclaimed filmmaker, Zack Snyder.
Sherry’s latest venture, KazooBadoo, is a groundbreaking educational platform for K-5, that allows kids to actually experience learning by engaging in a fully immersive fantastical sim world full of curriculum-driven, story-based lesson quests.
Sherry has also consulted, advised and served on boards of numerous start-ups in the tech, digital and media space.
Sherry has a BS from UCLA and an MBA from USC, where she is an adjunct professor teaching a graduate level business class in media and entrepreneurship.
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