About Us


Mike the Pike Entertainment is an IP Acquisitions and Development company with a focus that includes Feature Films, Television, New Media and Graphic Novels.

Mark B. Newbauer


Mark B. Newbauer

Mark B. Newbauer graduated from the renowned film and producer’s track at Columbia College Chicago as well as The Second City Chicago Training Center.

After more than a decade in the entertainment industry, Newbauer took his passion for both the art of filmmaking and the business sense necessary for a thriving brand, and launched Mike The Pike Entertainment, a full-spectrum IP Acquisitions and Development studio.  He is currently producing  Image Comics’ The Mice Templar as well as George R.R. Martin’s The Skin Trade, among others.

Newbauer is also a Key Leader and National Recruiter with Symmetry Financial Group as well as Founder/President of OTC PR Wire,  a premium press release reseller for the OTC Markets.

Learn more about Mark B. Newbauer at http://www.linkedin.com/in/markbnewbauer