About Step Forward

A Leading Talent Management and Commercial Production Company for 10+ Years


Step Forward Entertainment, a bi-coastal production and talent management company headquartered in New York City with an office in Los Angeles, was founded by renowned producer Robert R. Blume ("Bob").  With strong roots on Broadway as an Executive Producer of the annual Drama Desk Awards since 1999, Mr. Blume saw the opportunity to share his experience to develop and represent talent plus Produce TV, Film and theatre.

The Company was founded on the principles of transparency and trust with the talent we represent and the productions we finance and produce.  The company has a strong track record of developing and placing talent of all ages and experience levels successfully in all types of productions.

Meet the Team

Robert R. Blume

President/Managing Partner

  • New York Talent Management
  • Production Management (Film, Television, Theatre)

Katerin "VIVE Katerin" Rodriguez

New York, Los Angeles & Florida Talent Management, Casting Calls, Actor Development & Entertainment Consultant. Boutique talent management for actors

Kristin Pitts

Lead West Coast Talent Manager

  • Los Angeles Talent Management
  • Certified Acting Coach

Carrol Mendelson

 President, Just Imagine Productions

  • Award winning writer/producer
  • Actress with credits on stage and screen
  • Radio show host
  • Associate Talent Manager

Our Locations

New York City

1776 Broadway, Suite 1400

New York, NY 10019

(212) 354-5124

Los Angeles

25000 Avenue Stanford, Suite 210

Valencia, CA 91355

Tel: 818-808-8133

Contact Us

Step Forward Entertainment

1776 Broadway Suite 1400, New York, NY 10019, US