I've mentioned this a couple other times, but this seems an appropriate place to kind of lay the cards on the table.
When I got into comics back in 2003 or so, my intention was to develop and get my own creative projects off the ground from the beginning. However, as the comics industry has always been extremely hard to get into, I found my opening arenas to be more on the business side. Unlike many of my creative colleagues, I am capable of putting on the 'suit' and thinking business; I sometimes even impress my current Business Manager and attorney. My accountant however still just looks at me and shakes his head, so, there you go.
As a result, my initial years were focused on building other studios and publishers behind the scenes. It als…Read more >