TheNakedEmperor does not hide behind the clothing, lies, makeup and fairy tales that are sold to the public every minute by politicians, leaders, executives, spokesmen and the corporate ‘news’ that fashions it all together to give it the appearance of credibility.The NakedEmperor stands with his crown simply, nakedly, and speaking the same truth to all.

Oli Garch

TheNakedEmperor discovered a series of videos made by Oleander Sloan ‘Oli’ Garch that are excerpts from his forthcoming autobiography ‘The World According to Oli Garch’. These tapes offer interesting insights into the world of politics and high finance, and the perspectives of those at the top.

About us

John Sullivan +

Mr. John Sullivan is an internationally award winning filmmaker. His company, Naked Emperor Productions Inc., has worked with clients that include ABC News, Eastman Kodak, Telepiu – Canalplus, SkyTV, and The Garth Group. Mr. Sullivan’s first film, The Buddha Hood, won Best Short at the 1999 Foyle Film Festival in Derry, Northern Ireland (an Academy Qualifying Festival). His second film, Farang Ba (Crazy White Foreigner), won the 2003 Banff Rockie Award for Best Documentary in Sport and is now available on Netflix.  Recently Mr. Sullivan produced the critically acclaimed and award winning independent film “Fort Bliss” starring Michelle Monaghan, Ron Livingston, Pablo Schreiber, Manolo Cardona and Freddy Rodriguez.

Mr. Sullivan graduated from St. Albans School in Washington, D.C. and Hamilton College. He is exceptionally proud of his grandfather, former Secretary of the Navy John L. Sullivan, who resigned in protest over policy in an interservice conflict that has come to be known as the Revolt of the Admirals.

Richard Bryers +

Mr. Richard Bryers is a political and media consultant based in New York City. Until 2009, he was a partner in the Garth Group which was dissolved upon the retirement of the legendary David Garth, a fiercely independent political consultant who amassed an astonishing .638 winning percentage in his forty-five years in the business. Mr. Bryers was involved a number of notable campaigns while with the Garth Group, including those of New York City Mayors Rudy Giuliani and Mike Bloomberg, New York Governor Mario Cuomo, San Juan Mayor and then Puerto Rican Governor Sila Calderon, as well as other statewide races and referendums in Pennsylvania, New York, Puerto Rico, Bermuda and Venezuela.

Prior to joining the Garth Group, Mr. Bryers worked a decade in Washington in a variety of positions for the late Senator John Heinz of Pennsylvania. He was serving as Legislative Director when the popular Senator was tragically killed in a mid-air collision in 1991.

Tere Iturralde +

Ms. Tere Iturralde specializes in Contemporary and Modern Art from Latin America and is the co-founder and director of the Iturralde Gallery. Ms. Iturralde has curated over 100 exhibitions and was instrumental in launching and promoting, within the U.S., the work of several prominent artists including Oscar Muñoz from Colombia, Marcos Ramirez Erre from Mexico, as well as Tania Bruguera and Los Carpinteros from Cuba.

Over the years Ms. Iturralde has advised and worked with museum curators throughout the U.S., Latin America and Europe, including among many others, LACMA, MOCA, the Museum of Latin American Art, MARCO, the Tamayo Museum in Mexico, and the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid.

Ms. Iturralde was born in Mexico City and received her B.A. in Art with a minor in French at the University of San Diego. She is currently the personal advisor to a Los Angeles based private collection focusing on Modern Latin American Art.