Tim Crescenti founded Small World IFT in 2005 with his wife, Colleen, and has ensured the company’s reputation for seeking out the most unique and entertaining television properties around the world for format distribution continues to grow.
President, Small World IFT, USA
Named by Broadcast magazine as a ‘Top Dealmaker’ in international television, Tim has a history of identifying the most unique and successful formats such as last year’s USA hit on NBC, Better Late Than Never. Prior to launching Small World Tim was Vice President of International Production for Fox World where he covered the worldwide roll-out of Fox's expanding roster of international formats including Joe Millionaire and Simple Life. Before Fox poached him, Tim was Vice President of International Formats for Sony Pictures Television International. Tim found and acquired the global mega-hit for Sony, Dragon's Den.
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Managing Director, Small World IFT, USA
Colleen is co-owner of Small World and heads business affairs as well as overseeing new format IP, and all logistics of running Small World. Aside from parenting, Colleen is proudest of her work with the USA for Africa aid organization. Her years with the non-profit were spent raising funds and awareness for the victims of famine in Africa and the homeless in America. Colleen is passionate about ending poverty and believes literacy is a key component in that fight.
Production Consultant, Small World IFT, USA
Sushi and Japanese Bento Boxes!
Anywhere the Pittsburgh Steelers are playing
Can't live without the Beatles or Motown!
Format Sales Consultant, Small World IFT, USA
Marta Csizmadia joined Small World in 2016 as a format sales consultant. Prior to this she was handling format sales at Viacom International Media Networks. She also worked in Budapest at Modern Times Group in content development as well as Sales and Acquisitions Director at MTG’s production arm, Paprika Latino. Earlier in her career she held the role of Sales Executive at Zodiak Rights in London where she was responsible for all format and readymade programme sales in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Turkey. Marta has spent over a decade working in the media industry, beginning her career with Basic Lead, the organiser of DISCOP/Natpe, based in Paris looking after operations across Eastern Europe.
Format Sales and Distribution Coordinator, Small World IFT, USA
Joanna joined Small World in 2017 as a format sales and distribution coordinator. She has a diverse 8 year background in media with gigs at Discovery Communications, Technicolor and Ascent Media where she was looking after the content in very busy transmission studios of channels including TCM, Discovery Channels, TLC, Disney Channels, NBC Universal and HBO. Most recently Joanna gained some hard-core sales experience in a real estate business, winning awards as best sales negotiator. She is now back in Media to exploit those skills to the fullest!