MEET THE TEAM
Carly Blake, owner of PunkRox Productions, graduated from The College of New Jersey before moving to California where she worked on the television shows ER, The West Wing, Third Watch and Monk.
Upon her return to New Jersey she was hired by MSG Varsity as a media trainer and was nominated for 3 Emmy Awards. In 2016, Carly joined MLB Network and NHL Networks. She recently received her first Emmy for her work with MLB Tonight, the network’s flagship program.
Carly founded PunkRox Productions to assist long-term shelter animals find their forever homes. Her adoption videos were well-received and dozens of dogs have been adopted. She is also producing “Broken” a documentary which follows the rescue and rehabilitation of abused animals.
Lauren has over 15 years of marketing experience with corporations and non-profit organizations. She is the owner of Poppins Design, specializing in marketing, graphic design and photography.
Lauren's production experience dates back with internships at 95.5 WPLJ Radio in New York City and WPUNJ Brave New Radio. Her original ads and photography can be seen in various magazines and websites including Architectural Digest, Contract, and Metropolitan. In 2017 she licensed an original illustration to the band Weezer and shot for west elm throughout 2018.
In 2018 Lauren and Carly reconnected in New York City and decided to use their production backgrounds to partner and create The X-Files Fan Retrospective to catch up with the cast and crew of the iconic show, and give fans the chance to share their stories.