Meet the WIld rabbit team
We work with the industry’s finest – whether creatives, FAA Part 107 certified pilots, operators, techs and other support roles. We’ve been expanding our team since 2012 to ensure our clients get the expert production support they require to insure quality footage, expert operations, and smooth permitting for your television show, motion picture, or music video. We are a closed set approved, FAA compliant aerial service provider, handling all FAA required paperwork. Additionally, we carry our own aviation and general liability insurance.
Meet some of our key players below.
CEO + Pilot
Drew Roberts established Wild Rabbit Aerial Productions in 2013, quickly becoming one of the go-to resources for aerial cinematography production and R&D. As one of the top UAV pilots in the industry, Drew also serves as Wild Rabbit’s CEO and Chief Pilot, where he has logged thousands of hours on set piloting for commercials, television shows and feature films.
Producer + Managing Director
Dave Radin brings 25+ years of results-focused industry experience as the owner/executive producer of our partner SoCal Productions. Dave Radin provides production management experience and client support, as well as bringing his expert knowledge in UAS rules and regulations for motion picture and television filming. Additionally, Dave is an FAA certified pilot with a single engine land rating, high performance and complex aircraft endorsements.
Lead Drone Tech + 1st AC
As part of the core team, Nathan LaBruzza has amassed thousands of hours in drone/camera technician engineering as Wild Rabbit’s Lead Drone Technician. Tasked with developing and maintaining WRP’s aerial fleet and gimbals, Nathan brings CAD design experience, technical construction, and shop management skills not only to our team but to our competitors as well.
Specialty Camera Technologist
Nick Lantz brings over two decades of experience in the motion picture industry as an AC, Camera Operator and Technologist. He has spent the last 10 years developing custom equipment for the industry films like 127 hours, End of Watch and Her, as well as developing 3D large format films such as IMAX Journey to Space and Pandas.
Colin is an FAA licensed pilot holding both Private Pilot and Remote Pilot Certificates and is in the Local 600. Having flown thousands of hours of RC, Colin is uniquely suited to fly in challenging situations while gracefully accomplishing the desired shot. He has been building drones since 2012 and develops and fabricates drone systems, as well as custom solutions.
Creative Director + Brand Manager
Our multi-national, multi-lingual creative talent, Bianca Fuchs, serves as Wild Rabbit’s creative director and visual communications master. In addition to providing her expertise to Wild Rabbit, Bianca boasts a broad range of freelance clientele in technology, entertainment, hospitality and industrial industries that she provides design consultation and UX/UI support for.
Drone Technician + AC
Ben Stefanides grew up in the world of aviation and cinematography. Recently graduated from Drexel with a B.S. in Television Production and Media Management, Ben has quickly become an integral part of our support team, offering expertise from media management, to focus pulling, to DIY production support and more.