Storyboard Artist and DirectorGreenGold USA
Bob Spang is not a cartoon character, but he has played one on TV. In addition to his talent as a director, writer, and animator, Bob voiced the characters Eli the Elephant, Gracie Gorilla, and several others on the Cartoon Network series-within-a-series Ant and the Aardvark (Pink Panther and Pals). Bob won the prestigious CINE Golden Eagle Award as director of the Sesame Street PSA, Grover Safari Road Safety. Spang spent many years at Walt Disney Feature Animation where he was senior visual designer working on Tinkerbell, Mushu (Mulan) and Lumiere (Beauty and the Beast). He was also a lead animator and a director on Drew Carey’s Green Screen Show and served as director for the Wayans Brothers’ Thugaboo.
Head WriterGreenGold USA
DovBer Naiditch is our very own cuddly bear, and with nine kids (plus one more on the way) has a built-in focus group to test his fabulous work right in his living room. He started out with a small boutique production company, writing and producing videos for advertising and other fun projects. He joined Green Gold Animation US in 2018, where he’s developed and written numerous treatments, show bibles and screenplays for the international market, including the Netflix hit, Mighty Little Bheem.
An alumni of the Academy of Art in San Francisco, CA, Rajiv set out in 2005 on an entrepreneurial journey to create an animation studio in India at par with the best in the world. Today he leads a team of over 800 artists who have produced over 10 shows, 700 episodes, 80 TV movies and 6 feature films. The Green Gold Group’s footprint spans across animation, game/app development and L&M, reaching an audience of over 100 million kids globally. It also owns and licenses India’s biggest children’s IP with over 100 brands across multiple categories. Under Rajiv’s leadership, Green Gold Animation has achieved many milestones, including creation of India’s first Netflix original animation series, Mighty Little Bheem.