Darice is the CEO and founder of Synapse Publishing & Entertainment, LLC . Darice has been an actor, ballroom dancer, innovator, musician, international speaker, marketer, award winning author, software developer and serial entrepreneur having founded multiple corporations in several industries. She has been a requested speaker, moderator, coach, sponsor, and contributor to expert panels for film and music festivals including TIFF, Cannes, Sundance, Springboard, FIIFF and others. From serving on theatre boards, to raising money for not-for-profit organizations to managing touring artists and providing original musical content and supervision for various media and films She is currently a member of BMI, TWIFM, WIFT, BMI, NSA, AIMP, MMF, and other professional organizations and brings a ‘joie de vivre’ Synapse Publishing & Entertainment prides itself on not only its development and support of talent, but on its catalog and extended support and access to writers and performers at all levels. Its unique expert level roster of award-winning music composers both in the US and internationally. In addition – she loves a competitive game of Scrabble and is a devoted new grandmother to Owen.