Ryan Matthieu Smith

From backstage at Los Angeles' Fashion Week at the Smashbox Studios to the back lots of movie sets in Hollywood and dressing rooms in Broadway theaters in New York City and Chicago; Ryan has been rockin' the entertainment world for ten years.  His make-up artistry and fashion styling has graced the pages of Teen Vogue, Rolling Stone, and Interview Magazines.  He has a long list of celebrity clientele including Rihanna, Fall Out Boy, Panic at the Disco, Eddie Izzard, and Jennifer Coolidge. 

Favorite Theatre Designs include the  revival of Hedwig and The Angry Inch, and the Southwest Premier of Sideshow the Musical and Batboy the Musical. He is a multiple recipient of the Column Award for Best Costuming.  Ryan is also the Executive Director of Kitty Glitter Productions, Artistic Director of The Wit Gallery, and has been a Casting Associate for MTV and Bunim & Murray.  Ryan has worked with many talented and award winning directors and photographers.  Some of his favorite film work include Mangus, Twilight, and Into the Wild.

Ryan is a creative driving force.  Although his work mainly focuses on Production Design, he is also skilled at Wig Making, Sewing, Writing, Directing, Producing, Music Composition, Photography, and Art Direction.  As a self proclaimed "Whore for Art", Ryan quickly made a niche for himself by being so diverse in his artistic talents.  He founded Kitty Glitter in hopes of being able to bring those talents to a wider audience and has succeeded!

  Jay Witkowski

As the Owner and President of Witkowski, Inc., Jay has had an extensive career as an advertising photographer and company image consultant.  Launching commercial advertising specific campaigns for such companies as HBO, Showtime, AT&T, AveryTall Man, Blue Water Grill, George Clinton clothing and charity campaigns for M.A.D.D and Bryan’s House, Jay is excited about taking Kitty Glitter to the top of the entertainment industry.

In addition to his business responsibilities, Jay has curated many successful art shows in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas, Jay’s creative direction for companies has proven to drive business and awareness to many companies.

A self-made business owner, Jay has owned and managed photography and commercial production teams for the last 8 years.  With a military background  as a logistics officer, Jay understands what is needed to guide teams to successful implementation of procedures in order for success. Jay has brought that wonderful creative and inspiring direction to the Kitty Glitter  team.

   Nathan Johnson

A graduate of Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, Nathan, headed directly out of college to work for Warner Bros. Pictures in the Feature Casting department. His time at Warner bros. was spent casting and managing casting teams on all of Warner bros., Warner Independent, Silver Pictures, Section 8, and Village Roadshow films.  A few of his credits include Superman, Batman Begins, Harry Potter, Happy Feet, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, The Assassination of Jessse James, the list goes on.

After 8 years working with A-list actors and countless producers, directors, Senior VPs and Creative Executives, Nathan decided to branch out and produce content himself. With his previous experience providing PR consulting for MTV, VH1, and Comedy Central and his Casting experience with Warner Bros., Nathan, started off as a casting director for AT&T’s new Television network and then moved into producing shows for AT&T as movies-on-demand sales drivers.

Closing out his career with AT&T, Nathan, started his own commercial production company in Dallas, TX with great success.  Branching out from his commercial production company, Nathan discovered a niche that was not being tapped with current mobile trends in the United States.  Together with Jason Boarde and Jay Witkowski, Nathan founded ImMEDIAte, Inc. which will take the untapped consumer mobile market into a whole new era of cell phone usage.

     Jamie T. Pruitt

Jamie T. Pruitt, a Texas native, is the owner of Jamie Pruitt Law and an attorney licensed to practice in the States of California and Texas. Jamie currently serves clients in the areas of business law, art law and intellectual property.

Jamie created Jamie Pruitt Law in an attempt to merge her enthusiasm to service businesses with her passion for the arts. Jamie Pruitt Law quickly became recognized in the San Diego legal community. In her first year of practice, Jamie was nominated for the San Diego Transcript’s Young Attorney Award.

In order to better service her clients, after graduating from California Western School of Law, Jamie received a Master of Law in Intellectual Property degree (LL.M.) from DePaul University College of Law in Chicago. Jamie graduated with honors, and her thesis entitled “Mise En Place: Copyright Protection for Culinary Works of Art” explored the addition of copyright protection for certain culinary works of art. Jamie was also an adjunct professor at Kendall College in Chicago where she taught Business Law and Professional Roadmapping.

Jamie is an avid supporter of local businesses and the arts. For leisure, Jamie can be found browsing contemporary art museums and galleries, enjoying live music shows or exploring local culinary arts.