Meet the team

Phillip Sull

Co-Founder, Product and Marketing

Phillip Sull graduated from Williams College in 2014, and since that time has been working on building the perfect movie recommendation service in MIT/Kendall Square, Cambridge. He heads up product development and marketing.

Alex Stephenson

Co-Founder, Finance and Operations

Alex Stephenson heads up the financial and ops. side of things at FilmFish, and has been working alongside Phillip from the company's conception in 2014.

Topher Grace


Topher Grace is an award-winning American actor, best known for his breakout role in 'That 70s Show', and cinematic performances in 'Spider-Man 3', 'Predators', 'In Good Company', 'Truth', and 'American Ultra'.

Joyce Kulhawik

Advisor, Contributing Writer

Joyce Kulhawik is best known as the Emmy winning arts and entertainment critic for CBS-Boston; nationally Kulhawik has co-hosted syndicated movie review programs with Roger Ebert and Leonard Maltin.

Donald Sull

Chairman of the Board, Strategic Advisor

Professor Sull is the co-director of MIT’s X-Lab to run randomized experiments in companies. He formerly taught entrepreneurship at Harvard, and works extensively with start-ups including BetterWorks, ClimaCell, and FoodPanda. His favorite FilmFish list is “Old Guys Partying."

Daniel Posada

Investor, COO

Daniel Is the CEO and Co-Founder of Dark Factory Entertainment. A Sundance featured producer, he has shot many films both in Latin America and the US. Due to his unique experience in the film industry, Daniel Is Chief Content Officer at FilmFish.

Simon Borrero


Simon is a serial entrepreneur with over 10 years of experience in the tech industry. He is a recent Y-Combinator graduate and the founder of lmaginamos, a 300+ employee software development company with over 3,000 corporate clients.

David Hartzband

Technical Advisor

David Hartzband Is an experienced technology futurist, responsible for development of many software products acquired by Oracle, EMC, & others. He currently teaches at MIT on large scale information systems.

Meet the curators

Adrienne Mcllvaine

Adrienne grew up in Amityville, New York, which she credits with her lifelong obsession with horror movies and all-night diners. Now she lives in Brooklyn and writes about TV, film, and pop culture for sites like Time Warner and Bello. Tweet her @mizocty.

Tom Meek

Tom Meek is a writer living In Cambridge. His reviews, essays, short stories and articles have appeared in The Boston Phoenix and Paste Magazine, among others. Tom is also a member of the Boston Society of Film Critics and rides his bike everywhere.

Jenny Peters

Jenny Peters has been a film critic as well as a Hollywood correspondent for many outlets including Variety, New York Magazine,, etc., over the last 25 years. She currently reviews movies for and is a founding and voting member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association, who present the Critics' Choice Awards every January.

Dana Barbuto

Dana Barbuto is an award-winning journalist with two decades of experience, and news/ feature editor at the Patriot Ledger ; she is also a member of the Boston Society of Film Critics, with a Master's degree in journalism from Northeastem University.