Bobby Schneider originally hails from Ithaca, New York, and graduated from the New York University Tisch School of Film and Television. He ran his own video production company for over seventeen years in Belgium, where his clients included the European Commission and leading firms in the diamond trading industry. He also produced many public relations films for NGOs and non-profits. In broadcasting, Bobby is known for his comedy vignette series "Crazy Clips," which saw wide distribution all over the world. Since his return to the States five years ago, Bobby has shot and edited hundreds of Internet ads for small business and professionals in the New York City area. Four years ago he moved to Rockland, Maine, and began work on the Great American Novel.