Marcy Gunther

Marcy is an Emmy Award-winning producer with over 15 years experience producing children’s media.  Before starting FunnyBoat, Marcy was Producer and Project Director of the hit PBS KIDS series FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman, responsible for overseeing all editorial aspects of the television production and accompanying web and outreach initiatives. Prior to FETCH, Marcy was Content Producer for the Emmy Award-winning children’s series ZOOM, where she transformed kids’ ideas into engaging and educational segments. She has also worked on Sesame Street and Arthur, and produced projects for The United Way, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Smithsonian, and the National Wildlife Federation. She holds a BFA in Film/Animation/Video from the Rhode Island School of Design.

Eric Handler

Eric is a producer, writer, director, and one of the creators of the Emmy Award-winning FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman.  Eric has written for the Emmy Award-winning Peep and the Big Wide World, field-produced for the Emmy Award-winning Curious George, and produced and directed the live-action interstitial for the PBS KIDS pilot LOOP.  Most recently, Eric has been a producer and writer for Travel Channel, and a director for Animal Planet.  Eric has also worked on ZOOM, This Old House, American Experience, and the MSG Network.  Additionally, Eric is a stand-up comedian who has performed in the Comedy Central Laugh Riots, the Boston Comedy Festival, and at clubs and colleges throughout the country.  He holds a Master’s Degree from Emerson College.