Work History

Work History
Sep 2008 - Present


Eric Wiler Productions

Eric Wiler Productions was launched in January of 2009.  This exciting new media company specializes in the creation and production of comic book character entertainment.  The company has optioned several scripts, books, comic books, graphic novels, all in various stages of development, and we're currently packaging these brands in partnership with talent, agents, managers for sale to major studios.  Eric Wiler Productions is also seeking investment capital to produce independent films in the 1m budget range.  For investment inquiries, please contact us at the above email address.

Feb 2004 - Sep 2008

Executive Assistant to the President

Dark Horse Comics, Dark Horse Entertainment

Provided executive level operational support to the President of an international media company. Responsible for the daily routine of a global executive, research, database management, email, leading events planning and the tracking of legal contracts for all divisions. Facilitated marketing materials, logo designs and presentation packages. I shepherded Gerard Way's, Eisner Award winning comic The Umbrella Academy, soon to be a feature film at Universal Pictures, into Dark Horse.  Productions produced during my tenure; Son of the Mask, Hellboy, Hellboy 2, AvP, Hellboy animated, Splinter, Driftwood, My Name is Bruce, Mr. Warmth; The Don Rickles Project.

Sep 1991 - Aug 1999

Motion Picture Assistant Film Editor

Motion Picture Studios

Produced finished product from raw material for worldwide distribution. Budgeting, inventory control, time management, creative skill; Muppet Treasure Island - Muppet Christmas Carol - Can't Hardly Wait - Glimmer Man - Bullet Proof - Screwed - Little Big League.

Aug 1989 - Aug 1991

Production Assistant


Beauty and the Beast - Golden Girls - Empty Nest - My Life and Times - Son of the Morning Star - Baby of the Bride.  Production assistant, runner, set PA, assistant to Producer Cyrus Yavneh; Production companies Witt–Thomas–Harris, ABC Productions, Len Hill Productions, Republic Pictures, Music Producer for Rue McClanahan at Rue McClanahan Productions.  

Apr 1988 - Jul 1989

Marketing Clerk

Republic Pictures

Supported worldwide distribution of television syndication and home entertainment.Press kits, marketing material, trade show one sheets, promotional give away, shipping.  Assisted the launch of independent cable network show On Trial and network TV mini series programs Liberace, Indiscreet.PA on original network television pilot sitcom with George Clooney.


1982 - 1987


Western Michigan University
1979 - 1982

Lakeview High School


A seasoned entertainment manager with broad experience in the development, production and marketing of pop culture products.Played an integral role in the worldwide brand partnership for films, comics and publishing at Dark Horse Comics, Inc.Background includes experience in film, television and music production for a number of successful films, Muppet Treasure Island, Can't Hardly Wait,  and network series, Beauty and the Beast, The Golden Girls, Empty Nest.



Project Management

Launched and managed Emmy award winning Dark Horse Indie, Dark Horse Entertainment's independent film company.    Shepherded Gerard Way's, Eisner Award winning comic The Umbrella Academy, soon to be a feature film at Universal Pictures, into Dark Horse Comics.   Part of a small team that delivered multimillion dollar productions to production companies and film studios. Universal, Sony, Columbia Pictures, Warner Bros', FOX, Disney, Castle Rock, Jim Henson, Robert Simmons, Happy Madison.   Music Producer for Rue McClanahan, "Oedipus Schmoedipus" As Long As You Love Your Mother.