Crimefaces Team

Al "AC" Casciani - Crimefaces Founder & CEO

Al Casciani

Alfred “AC” Casciani is one of New York’s major voices. With his Crimefaces brand he has proven to be a social media marketing creative genius with vast experience in media production showcasing the culture of New York in various endeavors ranging from art, fashion, television, films, fit animation and digital content. He cultivated his funny street fight commentary into a full-blown movement that has reached tens of millions of people with his brand.

Al showcases a devastatingly sharp vocabulary with witty wordplay jabs moving faster than the flying fists of his fight videos. He has parlayed his viral video success into commentary for Triller and Verzuz events, featured roles acting in the movies 'Boogie' and 'Out of Order', as well as voice-over work on television and now a Web3 video game built on the blockchain (Run the Court).

Al is behind commercials for the brand Supreme and Puma. He has done fashion collabs with Richardson of NY and The City of Gods among others. In addition, he is relied upon by brands and companies to ghostwrite copy.

The variety and creativity of his works has catapulted Alfred to an Influencer status on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter with over 400k followers and millions of views; but it’s all just the beginning of for Alfred’s Crimeface brand. 

Justin Sarachik - Writer & Project Manager for CF & RTC

Justin Sarachik has been a journalist for over a decade and has dabbled in everything from marketing, screenwriting, show production, social media management, PR, and music. 

He teamed up with Al a few years ago as a researcher and writer for an upcoming documentary they are working on about Mario Machete. He's also currently in post-production on a documentary about murdered rapper D-Boy Rodriguez. 

Justin is currently the Editor-in-Chief of, but has also written for Relevant Magazine, Staten Island Advance, Christian Post, Breathecast, Healthline, Broken Records Magazine, and more.

He has written over 10,000 articles, done roughly a 1,000 interviews, and has launched/produced over a dozen online shows and series'.

In addition, Justin has spent nearly 20 years involved in the music industry and varying rolls. He creates content around the brand Survival of the Artist and is known for his #ArtistTips on social media. 


Place Brand Here Team

PLACEBRANDHERE's discipline intersects traditional digital art and Web3 creative needs. They leverage over 20 years of experience to connect brands and consumers in more emotive and meaningful ways that drive measurable business results.

Darren "Deezy" Kapahi - PBH Founder & Creative Director

Darren Kapahi is a highly skilled, experienced, and motivated Creative Director with more than 20 years of experience in visual communications, and more than 7 years in UI design. He is skilled in working with clients and teams to determine needs and in utilizing his skillset with Adobe, Webflow, 3D, photography and many other tools to produce creative, innovative, and effective campaigns.

He has supported a number of high-profile companies including: VitaminWater, Pepsi, Reebok, Grey, Def Jam, MTV, Universal Music Group, and Heineken.
Early in his career while working with Pepsi, Darren was a freelance senior designer for the “We Inspire” campaign, which won an NAACP award. He also oversaw creative direction for the high- visibility “BX Flavor” campaign. During his time at VitaminWater Darren developed numerous assets for the Vitamin Water Racing campaign, including designing the company’s Formula 50 NASCAR car.

Darren is known for his artistic vision and ability to revitalize brands. Currently, he is handling creative direction for a variety of clients across several industries including music, apparel, web3, and cannabis.

Matt Cohen - Web3 Animation & Design

Matt Cohen

Matt Cohen is a well-connected professional with close to 20 years of proven success as a product designer, specializing in footwear and accessories. He has a deep understanding of manufacturing and the production process in the ever evolving creative industry. He's Adept at creating innovative products to strategically re-position and re-invigorate brands.

After launching the Pastries brand at an early stage of his career, Matthew found himself driving and creating for many brands due to his high taste level, and strong market understanding. Tommy Hilfiger, Coach, Calvin Klein, Bass, Skechers and Champion are just a few of the names that have benefited from his expertise.

Currently Matthew has launched his own digital arts agency where he is developing web3 animation and tokenized asset needs for large scale projects.
Matthew is sought after as a product developer and 3D design Dev expert.


Jon Vulpine - Director & Editor

Jon Vulpine
Jon Vulpine is a seasoned industry director and editor with over a decade in the music industry and nearly 18 years with Adobe suite. He's directed music videos for every major label, for major artists spanning many genres including Lil Wayne, Backstreet Boys, Three Days Grace, Tory Lanez, Skillet and Trina to mention a few. Nominations include MTV VMA's and GMA Dove awards among others.

He led the creative team for the marijuana company WVapes in their initial media launch in 2017. He also produced, filmed, and edited the entire Run the Court video roll out.

Jon is known for his attention to detail, ability to meet demanding deadlines and unique creative vision.