Congratulations to David Gunning, Executive Vice President of Production at Briley & Baxter Publications, who was selected by the International Association of Top Professionals as “Top Producer of the Year.”

Mr. Gunning has a solid acting resume. Before embarking on his professional career, David graduated from Temple University’s School of Communications and Theater, and he was awarded the prestigious Cum Laude distinction. David  holds the honor of studying under renowned acting coaches John Rosenfeld, Leigh Kilton-Smith, and is an Alumnus of The Stella Adler Academy of Acting in Los Angeles, CA. 

Blue Bloods, NCIS, Stuck in the Middle, LEGENDS, The Bold and the Beautiful, and LEGO Jurassic World: The Indominus Escape, are just a few of the films and TV series in which David has been accredited. 

Throughout his illustrious career, Mr. Gunning has won many awards and accolades. David’s short film A 2nd Opinion, won runner-up at the 2013 Festival de Cannes in the American Pavilion Emerging Filmmaker Showcase Competition. In addition, David won “Best Director” for his 2015 short film H 2 Hoe at the International Festival of the Cinematic Arts.  David’s latest production in development is the TV series Gripped, based upon the award winning book series written by nationally recognized author Stacy Padula, and developed by Emmy Award winning writer Mark Blutman (Boy Meets World, Girl Meets World, Ghostwriter).  This year Gunning is being considered for an exclusive interview by TIP radio and to be featured on the famous Nasdaq Billboard in Times Square NYC.

Stephanie Cirami, President of IAOTP, stated, “Mr. Gunning was an easy decision for our panel to make. My Gunning is brilliant, talented and gifted at his craft. As IAOTP’s Top Producer of the Year, he has our highest respect. We cannot wait to meet and honor this amazing man at our annual awards gala this year to celebrate his success.”

David’s resume also includes Voice Over and On-Camera Commercial work for clients including DC Comics, Honda, Ford, Budweiser, Nokia, Toyota, Time Warner Cable, McDonald’s, Coors Light, Farmer’s Insurance, Chase Bank, and the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Looking back, David attributes his success to his work ethic, perseverance, and mentors he has had along the way.  When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and is an avid Philadelphia sports fan.  For the future he hopes to leave a global positive impact for future generations through his story telling and productions.

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