RBKC, Inc., dba Whistle Stop Media, a television/production development company, and its executive management team of John Demers, Michelle Demers,Robert Ross and Simon Barron announce the formation of RD Media, LLC and a mini-maxi offering for accredited investors.
In the offering, RD Media, LLC will raise equity funds to finance further production of History’s Heroes: TheRustyBucketKids.com. RD Media, LLC will hire exclusively RBKC, Inc. dba Whistle Stop Media, managed by John Demers, to produce, market and distribute the live-action family-friendly television series.
RD Media, LLC purchases the Emmy-nominated pilot episode of History’s Heroes: TheRustyBucketKids.com, entitled “Lincoln, Journey to 16” and the rights to produce a series of up to 32 episodes.
TV show, classified as "edutainment", focuses on 13 - 15 year olds. The series is an engaging and dynamic way to teach kids with historically accurate stories. The Rusty Bucket Kids travel back in time to meet historical figures in their teenage years and learn of the hard work and challenges that led to their exceptional greatness. We expect there will be younger audiences watching as well.
TV series will be digitally produced in 4K, thus being the first live action kids show to do so. We use primarily Apex, North Carolina as the location for Peak City, The Rusty Bucket store is also in historic downtown Apex. We also go just down the road to Bonsal, NC, the home of the New Hope Valley Railway and Steamy, the Time Travel Express™.
Local talent and local production crews.
Minimum offering: $250K and maximum offering of $4M. Unit size is $50K or $5K fractional Units.
Fulfills TV broadcasters need for Educational and Instructional (E/I) programming requirements.
Fulfills viewer demand for live-action scripted content currently in limited supply.
RD Media, LLC takes advantage of Title II, the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, known as the JOBS Act, which removes the ban on publicly seeking investors. RD Media, LLC is one of the first companies in the state to present an offering utilizing the new law and making it known to media.
Accredited-Investor-Only Equity Financing.
Production to begin November 2014 through Summer of 2016.
Robert Ross and the team at Brightleaf Consulting Group of Cary, NC developed a successful business model for investor recoupment and revenue sharing for RD Media, LLC and RBKC, Inc.