Melissa Gruver

Melissa Gruver spent nine years as a stock and commodities trader with E.F. Hutton and additional years with the investment firm of Integrated Resources, assisting investors with a wide variety of products including mutual funds, IRAs and limited partnerships.  Other ventures include several years as a realtor and nine years in the marketing/advertising industry with Vertex Marketing Communications in Stamford, CT.  Gruver began her performing arts career in Florida over 14 years ago by appearing in film, television, commercial, industrial and theater projects.   Gruver is co-owner of ReelDreams Productions, which produced the feature film The Tenant, currently in post-production, to be released in 2009.  Gruver was Co-Producer of the psychological thriller feature film Second Coming, which just recently received worldwide distribution, and co-produced Action News 5, a feature film comedy.  ReelDreams currently has four feature films in development in various genres.  Gruver served as Vice President of the Florida Cast & Crew Association, as well as two years as President of United Film and Television Artists Orlando, representing that organization with Film Florida, an advisory group for the film industry to the Governor of Florida and the Florida Film Commissioner.