For Immediate Release
MONTREAL, December 10, 2012 — Impact Future Media (IMPFM.com) today announced that John McAfee, famed antivirus software pioneer and human rights advocate, has entrusted the company with the exclusive intellectual property rights to his official life story, tentatively titled Running in the Background: The True story of John McAfee. The company intends to either license, publish or develop the John McAfee’s story for use across multiple entertainment platforms, including film, printed, television and multimedia.
“We are very excited about working with John McAfee, on this initiative,” stated François Garcia, CEO and Co-founder of Impact Future Media. “Mr. McAfee has entrusted us with his life story, and that is a responsibility we take very seriously. We will work tirelessly to make certain that his story is shared with the proper industry partners.”
Impact Future Media is also representing Chad Essley, founder of CartoonMonkey Studio, in the development, production and publishing of his graphic novel and animated documentary The Hinterland. Essley is John McAfee’s official cartoonist and a key player in the development and management of whoismcafee.com.
“My most heartfelt thank you goes to Impact Future Media and CartoonMonkey Studio,” stated John McAfee. “Their dedication to the truth is very uncommon in the world we Impact Future Media live in today. I am now, and will always be grateful to their organizations.”
Founded by industry veterans, Impact Future Media’s mission is to bring creative ideas and fledgling entertainment properties to life. In addition to the above, Impact Future Media also has several other entertainment properties in the works; High on Tuna; The Adventures of George Jung (television series), Rum Runners: The Life of Joseph Bey (movie), Boston George’s Smuggler (game) and Flatrock (animated series).
For more information about Impact Future Media and its projects, please visit IMPFM.com.
### About Impact Future Media
Impact Future Media specializes in the development, production and marketing of intellectual property for the entertainment industry. Founded by industry veterans, along with a colourful team of associates and strategic partners, Impact Future Media’s mission is to bring creative ideas and fledgling entertainment properties to life.
With offices in Hawaii and Montreal, Impact Future Media is able to capitalize on strategic partnerships. Our primary focus is on making quality, commercially viable products.