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Discovery drives the will to live. It makes meaning out of moments. It shapes ideas into structures so they don't disappear -- so they show up as words, music, images, inventions, cures, experiences. 

Life is sculpted by discovery through the projects we pursue. If some of these projects inspire you - jump in. Nothing created thrives in a vacuum. It depends on you.  We can make an impact together.


Creative Strategy & Execution

For more than 20 years, Deborah has collaboratively worked with teams of smart, inspired and driven people who want to make an impact in the world. From Fortune 10 companies like McKesson to high-tech giants like AMD to health innovators like Genentech, her singular passion has always been to make information sparkle so that it's both accessible and memorable.

When Deborah facilitate teams, she turns silos into circles. People engage and communicate. It's what we're all meant to be doing. If her work ignites your interest, join forces and create something together.

Pause - a Pod Cast

In the US alone, over 6000 women each day start the time-honored journey into menopause.
It’s an extraordinary opportunity for growth, reflections, and kvetching. Deborah has created a live series that celebrates doctors, therapists, storytellers and women.
Learn more on the website and take a listen here.


Deborah has been dedicated to literacy and education her entire career.
compelled Deborah to take action and teach news literacy throughout the country face-to-face.

The video on the left is the promo for the project; the one on the right is a highlight reel of some of the results

Learn more: Arresting Knowledge

Corporate Video Production

Deborah is a writer, producer, and content strategist.
She works on large campaigns to make an impact. She writes scripts, does sound design and voice overs
and collaborates with animators, filmmakers and storytellers.
Here are a few examples of her work

Get Smart Radio

For the last 10 years, Deborah has been hosting a live podcast called Get Smart Radio. She's starting it up again in Los Angeles. Stay on her mailing list to not miss the next show.

LINK to Get Smart Radio ARCHIVES

A single JINGLE

Over 1 million views, this video features a song Deborah wrote
to help Hyland's Homeopathic re-launch their Teething Tablets.

Theater / Laughter

A sizzle from the very first Shoes Worth Sharing Show.
For the FULL show - watch here

Campaign Jingles

Every Brand needs a theme song. Buying loops from the web is cold-hearted. Deborah brings soul to every project she touches.
This song is for Get Up Go Socks.

Stand Up

Deborah MC's, marries people, and once in a while...does stand up. Here she is at The Improve in Los Angeles


As the founder of Artists for Literacy, Deborah has been covered by major media outlets
including Rolling Stone Magazine, BBC, and the New York Times. Here's a great interview on NPR that explains her work.

Radio Diaries

Deborah thrives on bringing stories to life - especially when they help raise the voices of others who have import things to say.
Here's an example of one of her more in-depth radios documentaries.

Public Speaking

Deborah speaks on many topics. This talk was at the Sustainability Conference - she was introducing the idea of "cool the world" - a songs sung by young voices to raise awareness and stir action to cool the world down.

Corporate Talk Shows

Everyone loves a change of pace.
Deborah helped Genentech deal with some serious change management issues
by using the talk show format to open up new channels of communication.

Voice For Change

Deborah has been the narrator for over 10 documentary film projects.

Deborah Pardes: ASCAP award-winning, composer, jingles, sound design

More Music can be explored here...


Deborah's been writing FOR her entire life. Here are some unpublished manuscripts - plays, TV shows, movies, books. They are all copy written and protected. If you'd like to learn more about any of them, please let us know.

Safe & Sound - TV

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Lemonwater - Movie

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An eccentric wounded warrior, West Henry now ‘creatively’ runs a self-storage facility that’s bloated with off0beat characters, illegal businesses, and accumulated pasts.

When one woman dies and leaves both a husband and her clandestine female lover in mourning, what's the communication etiquette? Awkward....

The Put Down - Play

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A one-act play about a veterinarian and a dog owner - both in need of some meds.

I'm No Expert - Book

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A fake guide to real success...

A one-act play about a guy who never shows up for his own surprise party, but his guests find out more about his life than they bargained for.


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A movie based on a story told by Maria Bello. It's a romp through a pre-school parking lot, where a few mommies aren't thinking about playgroup anymore. But they are thinking about their next pole-dancing swing set.

Glisten UP - Movie

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This book was written 10 years earlier than the screenplay. It's very different, but you'll recognize most of the characters.

Lemonwater - Book

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