Chief Executive Officer,
Perrin is an Emmy Award-winning producer and writer with a background in private equity, finance and entrepreneurship. Prior to launching Adaptive, Chiles founded In Effect Films to produce socially-conscious documentary films such as the Oscar Short-Listed and Emmy Award-winning Autism: The Musical and the award-winning Splinters. Before moving to Los Angeles, Perrin worked at Elevation Partners, a leading media and entertainment fund, and Silver Lake Partners, a premier technology private equity fund. Perrin graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA Economics & History.
Chief Operating Officer,
TJ Barrack has produced, written, and directed a number of award winning documentary films focused on the action sports world as a co-founder of Little House Productions. Since that time he has worked for the private equity firm Colony Capital, focusing on entertainment based investments. He served as Operations Director at Miramax, for which Colony is a primary investor. TJ graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA in English.
Head of Business Development, Partner
Marc was the Senior Vice President of LivePlanet, the production hub for Matt Damon and Ben Affleck. He served as producer or executive producer on the Emmy-nominated series Project Greenlight, the feature film Running the Sahara, the multiplatform Race to E3 for MTV and XBOX Live; and feature films First Descent for Universal and Feast for Dimension. After LivePlanet, Marc served as president of the Onexone USA Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to improving the lives of children worldwide. He is a co-founder of H2O Africa (now Water.org), and is on the Board of Directors of the Sean McDonough Children's Foundation and The Q Fund. Marc is also on the advisory board for Children Mending Hearts, and he has worked closely as an advisor to Team 25 Foundation. Marc graduated from Lake Forest College in Illinois.
Chief Creative Officer,
Marshall is a critically acclaimed writer and director whose films include the 2012 Sundance selection California Solo and Blue State. As a screenwriter, Marshall adapted the New York Times' best-selling book Born to Run, to be financed and produced by LD Entertainment, and The Untitled Santiago Morales Project for Ocean Size Pictures. Marshall has also written for the Huffington Post and contributed to the NPR radio program This American Life. Prior to becoming a filmmaker, Marshall worked in feature film development and acquisitions for Fine Line Features. Marshall received his MFA in directing from Columbia University and graduated from Harvard University with a BA in History & Literature.
Legal & Business Affairs
Rob is a corporate attorney with a wide-ranging legal background spanning the entertainment, finance and real estate industries. Rob has worked for two national law firms, a Wall Street investment bank and a major Hollywood studio prior to coming to Adaptive. Rob received both his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Virginia.
ADMINISTRATION & CREATIVE
Hayden has worked in several areas of the entertainment industry, gaining insight from both the management and agency ends of the spectrum. He worked directly under the CEO of a boutique record label, Surfdog Records, and then moved on to work for the Vice President of Concerts/Lifestyle at ICM Partners. He is now the assistant to all four partners, as well as a member of Adaptive’s creative team. Hayden graduated from the University of Oregon.