[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Scarlett Amaris is a screenwriter, author, researcher, presenter and witch. She’s co-written scripts for the seminal horror anthology, The Theatre Bizarre (2011), the award winning documentary, The Otherworld (L’Autre Monde) (2013), Replace (2016), and the upcoming H.P. Lovecraft adaptation, Color Out of Space, starring Nicolas Cage. She’s co-written the dark...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Angela Lovell is a 4th generation psychic, Indigo Child, empath, witchy woman, and paranormal magnet with an entourage of mystical creatures. She co-hosts "Where The Magick Happens," a podcast about witchcraft, the paranormal, spirit guides, astrology, mysticism, and everything else you need to become the most magickal unicorn in the...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Psychic reader and host of the "Witch Doctorate" podcast- Renee began reading tarot at 10 years old, after being exposed to the practice from a family friend. Not long after, she enrolled in psychic development classes and picked up a solitary study into witchcraft and occult principals. Her advanced areas of study include: psychic ability/mediumship,...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Rick West is a Founder and the Creative Director of Midsummer Scream, the world’s largest Halloween and horror fan convention. After creating Theme Park Adventure in 1994 (1994-2018), Rick began detailed coverage of Southern California’s haunt community, blazing trails and doing many “firsts” as media with Knott’s Scary Farm, including...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Bryan Davis is an American inventor and distiller. He is most noteworthy for inventing and patenting the first process documented to successfully replicate some of the effects of barrel aging of distilled spirits in a laboratory. Bryan is the founder of Lost Spirits, an award-winning distilled spirits manufacturing company which...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Lara Hanneman has over 25 years experience in theatre and the theme park industry. She has worked as Director of Entertainment, Entertainment Designer and Script Writer for Knott’s Berry Farm, Cedar Fair Entertainment, and Tokyo DisneySea, as well as other large international companies. She has been the driving force of...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Martin Svab is a Halloween child, avid VHS horror collector, and former film production executive. Martin is the Co-Founder/COO of the horror film-inspired Phantom Carriage Brewery in Carson. He is also Co-Founder/Owner of Southern California's creepy and macabre-influenced Festival Obscura event production company, and most recently, the vintage horror-themed retro...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Zach Neil is an American media entrepreneur, celebrity chef, and pop culture expert. He is considered by many to be the originator of the themed pop-up bar and restaurant movement in the United States. Zach has founded and opened more than 30 locations over the last four years, ranging from...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ryan Hughes believes in magic and all things supernatural. With almost two decades of experience in the bar and restaurant industry, she is Co-Founder/Owner of the macabre/horror-themed pizzaria The 4th Horseman, located in downtown Long Beach. Ryan is also the Co-Founder/Producer of Long Beach's creepy event production company, Festival Obscura.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner...