Dorothy Toran

Founder and Executive Producer

Dorothy Toran is an Emmy and Palme d'Or nominated executive producer. She is known for her work in producing some of unscripted television’s highest rated programming, including Bravo TV's The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Dorothy's expertise in storytelling, physical production and talent management is unparalleled. Her razor-sharp focus and keen understanding of how to scale programming advances content creation, excels profitability and provides unprecedented cost savings. Dorothy's dual creative and fiscal expertise has been responsible for sizable success across several network platforms including NBC Universal, Discovery, Viacom, and Warner Bros. Prior to launching Lauren Grace Media, Dorothy served as Executive Producer and Executive In Charge of Production at ITV America.

Eric Nicks

Executive Producer

Eric Nicks is a veteran music executive, visionary strategist and master deal maker. He has helped steer the careers of some of the biggest names in music, including Busta Rhymes, LL Cool J, Lyfe Jennings, and Foxy Brown, bringing to Lauren Grace Media his premium talent relationships, extraordinary business acumen and shared passion to tell stores that move the culture forward. Nicks has served in several high-profile posts in A&R, including President of the Records Division at Violator Records, Executive Vice President of Columbia Records and Universal Motown.