Jerry DavisMANAGING PARTNER
Jerry Davis with David M. O’Connor of Edward Jones (edwardjones.com)
After living in Los Angeles and New York, Jerry Davis returned to Madison to manage Davis Realty and write a new chapter in his career. The first part was spent producing theatre and Hollywood movies. Since 1991 Jerry has been deeply involved in animation, beginning with Pixar’s original TOY STORY. His other movies include Warner Bros.’ IRON GIANT, Fox’s ICE AGE, and as Producer of ROBOTS (2005) and EPIC (2013). As Chief Creative Officer for Starz Animation Jerry Executive Produced EVERYONE’S HERO, THE HAUNTED WORLD OF EL SUPERBEASTO, and SPACE CHIMPS. He’s a former board member of Producers Guild of America. Jerry was mentored by legendary Broadway producer Alexander H. Cohen and got his first producing credit thanks to equally legendary Michael P. Price of Connecticut’s Goodspeed Opera House. Jerry went on to produce four successful off-Broadway shows. Born and raised in Madison, he lives (and sails) here now with his wife Katie Davis, author/illustrator (Who Hops?, Kindergarten Rocks!), an Amazon #1 bestselling author and consultant, and their two children, Benny and Ruby. Jerry graduated from the Hammonasset School and Vassar College.