Driven by an intense desire to serve the community FANTV LA is committed to providing the best multimedia has to offer while at the same time representing culturally rich diversity. The co-founders of FANTV LA have made it their goal in life to build a platform that all walks of life will appreciate and favor.
Dean Arcillas - President
Van Gerard Dichoso, CPA is President & CEO of the Dichoso Group of Companies: Dichoso and Company, CPA, Inc. (a full service CPA firm with branch offices in Los Angeles) and Dichoso and Company, Inc. (a full service real estate, insurance, and investment company in Glendale).
Dubbed as one of the most prominent CPAs of Filipino-American descent, Van Gerard's business accomplishments, unwavering support to the community, and numerous awards have earned him these respectable distinctions.
“Twenty Most Outstanding Filipino-Americans in the US and Canada” – Fil-Am Image Magazine (2002) “An Account of Excellence” – In-Focus Magazine (2007) “A Well-Respected Accounting Firm” – Manila-US Times (2007) “Asia’s CPA Superstar” – Philippine Times (2008) As a local business celebrity, he has also been featured in various publications, newspapers, special events, radio and TV.While his CPA firm serves clientele from states across the United States and as far away as Canada, Germany, Japan and Mexico, it also serves the entertainment industry, from Hollywood’s movie producers, directors, and actors credited with such films and TV shows as “The Godfather”, “CSI”, “NYPD Blues”, “X Files”, including some of the most beautiful girls of “Playboy”.
His CPA firm has successfully represented clients in reversing IRS debts exceeding $1 million from audits and examinations, assisted start-up corporations to properly run their businesses, provided guidance to comply with the maze of accounting and tax regulations, and helped choose the right form of business entities (e.g. corporations, LLC, partnerships or sole-proprietorships).
Combined with his personal background in entertainment, Van Gerard’s business acumen, professional integrity and creative personality allow him to merge business and entertainment into a successful career. As an Executive Producer of River Rock Films, Van Gerard’s responsibilities include overseeing the development of new film projects, maintaining investor relations and capital funding requirements, presenting opportunities, building relationships, and expanding the sphere of influence of River Rock Films around the world.