Joseph Kenny is a professional writer, who helps individuals and businesses enhance their written communications and tell their unique and powerful stories. Kenny was the Outstanding Graduate of the College of Fine Arts at Arizona State University (ASU) and a graduate of the Master of Professional Writing program at the University of Southern California (USC). He is a member of the Dramatists Guild and Authors League of America. He served as a writer and producer on The Exceptional Child television series (PBS), and as the writer of Pete Rose's Reach For The Sky (Appledown Entertainment). His stage play, In August The Jewelweed Cried, was produced as part of Jerome Lawrence's Octet play series. And, his play Out of the Shadows was produced in Los Angeles. His earlier screenplay draft titled, The Conjur' Man, received recognition from the New Century Writer Awards, The Chesterfield Writer's Film Project, and the Writers Guild of America East Foundation Fellowship Awards. This screenplay later rewritten and re-titled, The Swimmer Manuscript, was the recipient of 43 award nominations and accolades at U.S. and international film festivals and screenwriting competitions. Kenny has worked as a marketing consultant with leading Hollywood talent and film production entities, and served as the west coast representative of the 1984 Scottsdale Film Festival and director of the 1986 Scottsdale Film Festival, produced in association with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the American Film Institute.