Meet the Team


Dominic Sparano
Editor-in-Chief

Dominic Sparano is a founding member of Pronto Comics and has been Editor-in-Chief since June 2010.Upon taking the job he has worked to increase membership, distribution and awareness about Pronto Comics.Dominic’s first love was inking and still relishes whenever he can ink a page.

His love of Guiness, Jameson and all things pork is widely known.

You can email him eic@prontocomics.com Follow him on Twitter @ProntoEIC Listen to him on Pronto Comic’s Official Podcast: ProntoCast on iTunes  

 

David Rondinelli

Event Coordinator/Managing Editor (Manganation & Horror)/Treasurer

David joined Pronto in November of 2010. He has accumulated an array of titles, such as Head of Distribution, Treasurer, Event Coordinator, and is currently the Managing Editor. With distribution, he has coordinated to have Pronto’s books in stores that stretch from New York City, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, by providing press kits and releases for Pronto’s catalogue. The events he has coordinated are organizing store signings for Pronto creators, coordinating public speaking events at various Barnes and Noble locations, and scheduling interviews with different podcasts and internet shows for Pronto such as the Comic Book Club. He is also the creator of Phrases to Pages, Pronto Comics annual networking and contest event for aspiring writers and artists, where creative teams collaborate to make one comic book page based off of a phrase. As the managing editor, he pairs up creative teams, reviews and edits scripts, and keeps quality control over the different teams for all of Pronto’s upcoming titles.

In addition, David is also a writer for the group. His published works can be seen in BLACKOUT, MANGA NATION, and STRANGE STORIES. He also self-publishes his other one-shots and an ongoing title NODE, under his own logo Horizon Line Comics (http://www.horizonlinecomics.com).

You can contact David through Facebook or at managingeditor@prontocomics.com Follow him on twitter @DavidRondinelli

 

Leah Hansen  

Associate Editor

Leah joined Pronto in 2011, after meeting the team at the NY Comic Con (where else?). She edits various Pronto titles and writes posts for the Pronto blog.
Leah has a background in art and journalism. Her writing has been featured in numerous publications, including Graphis, Hourglassy.com, RT Book Reviews magazine, zingmagazine, TheNibble.com, and In*Tandem Magazine. In addition to Pronto, she has also served as editor for the book Landmarks of New York 5th Edition, TheNibble.com, Graphis Inc, In*Tandem Magazine, and others.
You can email her at associateeditor@prontocomics.com and follow her on Twitter.com @twingomatic.

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Dennis Knight

Editor/Writer
Creator Dennis Knight has been creating comics for over six years. On the suggestion of his penciler, he decided to submit his book Cross to Pronto Comics. Fusing science fiction with urban living, Knight’s book has been greeted with accolades on the convention circuit, leading to a special kind of alchemy between Pronto Comics and Cross.

Follow him on Twitter @crosscomicbook, become a fan of his comic book on Facebook, and check out his website www.crosscomics.com.

Member, Board of Directors
Dave is a father, husband, Manhattan lawyer, sports fan, pop culture nerd, sometimes political junkie, and child of the 80s. He joined Pronto in 2015 and helped Pronto obtain its 501(c)(3) nonprofit status. Outside of Pronto, he advocates for diversity, equality, and social justice in his writing and as a volunteer. He helped launch and serves as Editor-in-Chief of Peace Love Progress, a website devoted to spreading joy and inspiring others. He sometimes writes fiction under the oh-so-clever pen name DJ Kozlowski. Follow him on TwitterFacebook, and LinkedIn.

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