“ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE” Dave Parsons, Aspen native, and Rich Klinzman, CC VIDEO, have teamed up to produce a one hour documentary that is informative, compelling, and entertaining about the history of Aspen, Colorado. We are passionate about capturing the true untold stories that provide the roots of Aspen’s history before they are lost forever. Using High Def Video, we plan to include interviews with elder Aspen natives, display old and new photos, in conjunction with music and voiceovers to capture the decades and era’s that have shaped Aspen into the incredible town it is today. The inspiration for this documentary comes from Dave Parsons’ pride in his heritage and his desire to share memories with his mother, as well as four generations of his family that have lived in Aspen since the late 1800’s. We are proud to include Tony Vagneur as a valuable member of our team. Tony, a fifth generation Aspen native, is the author of “Saddle Sore” a weekly column in the Aspen Times. He is a captivating cowboy and skier, as well as the president of the Aspen Historical Society. In addition to being an invaluable historical resource for this project, Tony has also agreed to lend his captivating story telling style by acting as the host of the documentary. His knowledge and passion for the Aspen Valley, as well as his ease in interacting with other Aspen natives make him the perfect Cowboy Host of “ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE”. The following is a brief outline of the time era’s we will cover in our Documentary: The Utes:
The Mining Boom
The Ranching and Quiet Years
Dave Parsons, Executive Producer
Rich Klinzman, Director of Photography
Wendel McConnell, V.P. of Marketing
“ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE” SALES/REVENUES/ROI PROJECTIONS
Below are the preliminary sales estimates for the first two years of DVD Sales. We believe that sales of the DVD will continue for life. 2012 - 5,000 DVD’S @ $29.95 - Gross Revenues
Gross Operating Profit - 50% of Gross Revenues
Payback to PHASE I INITIAL INVESTORS
ROI AFTER INITIAL PAYBACK OF $1,000 INVESTMENT
2013 - 10,000 DVD’S @ $29.95 - Gross Revenues $299,500 Gross Operating Profit - 50% of Gross Revenues $149,750 ROI on INITIAL $1,000 INVESTMENT 1,497.50 Our initial sales forecasts are conservative. Revenue estimates are on DVD Sales only. Other revenues, for example, will be derived from New Internet Media, and licensing agreements with Television Networks, Discovery and History Channels, PBS, etc. This is a high risk investment. These projections could be higher or lower. COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS will give a best efforts basis to produce a successful DVD, as well as run a streamline and efficient effort in Marketing and Sales of the DVD. COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS is also an equity partner in “ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE” . Your success is our success. This investment is exclusively for “ASPENA MAGICAL PLACE”. All future projects of COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS, LLC. Will be separate investments.
“ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE” COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS, LLC. Is excited to produce a one hour high definition video documentary about Aspen from 1879 to Present. Using high definition video, still photos, music, and voiceovers, “ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE” will travel through time with our host Tony Vagneur, fifth generation cowboy and skier to give Viewers an insight into the history of Aspen that few people ever get to experience. This documentary will be marketed for direct DVD Sales and new internet media as well as television distribution.
COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS, LLC. Has come together as a team to bring the documentary “ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE”, TO completion. To date, we have spent our own risk capital and sweat equity to move the project forward, for a below industry cost.
“ ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE” is recruiting interested investors for Phase I of the Twenty-Five Thousand Dollar ($25,000) Budget. This opportunity offers potential investors the chance to purchase One Percent (1%) Ownership in the project for every One Thousand Dollar ($1,000) investment. This investment includes all net profits for the life of the documentary.
COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS, LLC. Will oversee all gross revenues and expenses incurred in the production of “ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE and completion of the project. There will be Annual Reports provided for all of the investors. As an investor in the documentary, “ASPEN - A MAGICAL PLACE”, there will be no liability to the investor.
This JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENT (“Agreement”) is made on ___________________,20____ between ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE” and __________________________________. 1. RECITALS The Joint Venturers have agreed to make contributions to a common fund for the purpose of acquiring and holding: “ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE”- Production of COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS,LLC. Called the business interest. The Joint Venturers consider it advisable to acquire and to hold their business interest through a nominee so as to avoid the necessity of numerous separate agreements, to maintain the legal title to the business interest in a simple and practicable form and to facilitate the collection and distribution of the profits accruing the business interest, and Dave Parsons, Managing Member has agreed to act as nominee of the Joint Venturers with the understanding that he is also acquiring a participating interest in this joint venture on his own account, It is therefore agreed: 1. Purpose. The Joint Venturers form this joint venture to acquire and hold the business interest in common and to provide the finances required for its acquisition. To the extent set forth in this Agreement, each of the Joint Venturers shall own an undivided fractional part in the business. The Joint Venturers appoint as their agent Dave Parsons, whose duty it shall be to hold each of the undivided fractional parts in the business interest for the benefit of, and as agent for, the respective Joint Venturers. 2. Contributions. The Agent acknowledges that he has received from each of the Joint Venturers, for the purpose of this joint venture, the sum set after the name of each Joint Venturer as follows: Name Of PLACE
____________________________________, __________________ 3. Profits. The Agent shall hold and distribute the business interest and shall receive the net profits as they; accrue for the term of this Agreement or so long as the Joint Venturers are the owners in common of the business interest, for the benefit of the Joint Venturers as follows:
Name of Joint Venturer,Proportion of ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE ____________________________________, __________________ 4. Expenses of Venture. All losses and disbursements incurred by the Agent in acquiring, holding and protecting the business interest and the net profits shall, during the period of the venture, be paid by the Joint Venturers, on demand of the Agent, in the ratio which the contribution of each Joint Venturer bears to the total contributions set forth in Paragraph 2. 5. Liability of Agent. The Agent shall be liable only for his own willful misfeasance and bad faith, and no one who is not a party to this Agreement shall have any rights whatsoever under this Agreement against the Agent for any other action not taken by him. 6. Term. This Agreement shall terminate and the obligations of the Agent shall be deemed completed on the happening of either of the following events: (a) the receipt and distribution by the Agent of the final net profits accruing under the business interest; or (b) termination by mutual assent of all joint venturers. 7. Compensation of the Agent. Unless otherwise agreed to in the future by a majority in interest of the Joint Venturers, the Agent shall not receive any compensation for services rendered by him under this Agreement. 8. Arbitration and Attorneys Fees. The Joint Venturers agree that any dispute, claim, or controversy concerning this Agreement or the termination of the Agreement, or any dispute, claim or controversy arising out of or relation to any interpretation, construction, performance or breach of this Agreement, shall be settle by arbitration to be held in __________________________(City),___________________(State) in accordance with the rules then in effect of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator may grant injunctions or other relief in such dispute or controversy. The decision of the arbitrator shall be final, conclusive and binding on the parties to the arbitration. Judgement may be entered on the arbitratorâ€™s decision in any court having jurisdiction. The Joint Venturers, will pay the costs and expenses of such arbitration in such proportions as the arbitrator shall decide, and each Joint Venturer shall separately pay its own counsel fees and expenses.
9. Governing Law; Consent to Personal Jurisdiction. THIS AGREEMENT WILL BE GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF COLORADO WITHOUT REGARD FOR CONFLICTS OF LAWS PRINCIPLES. EACH JOINT VENTURER HEREBY EXPRESSLY CONSENTS TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF THE STATE AND FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN THE STATE OF COLORADO FOR ANY LAWSUIT FILED THERE AGAINST AN PARTY TO THIS AGREEMENT BY ANY OTHER PARTY TO THIS AGREEMENT CONCERNING THE JOINT VENTURE OR ANY MATTER ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT. In witness whereof the Agent and the Joint Venturers have Signed and sealed this Agreement. ____________________________________ _____________________ ASPEN-A MAGICAL PLACE COLORADO HISTORICAL PRODUCTIONS,LLC.
____________________________________ _____________________ DAVE PARSONS, MANAGING MEMBER
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