Emmy-winning producer Craig Armstrong, along with his producing partner, Rick Ringbakk, co-founded 10Fold in 2017 and currently serves as its Co-Founder. Together, Armstrong and Ringbakk create television that celebrates the individual (nerd and hero alike) and motivates viewers to better themselves through entertainment.
Previously in 2009, Armstrong founded 5X5 Media with Rick Ringbakk. Series executive produced by Armstrong include the highly successful King of the Nerds for TBS, currently in its third season; Wake Up Call and The Hero with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, both for TNT; Fashion Star for NBC; and Bet on Your Baby for ABC.
Prior to founding 5X5, Armstrong served as an independent unscripted producer for nearly 10 years, working on series including the ground-breaking reality juggernaut Survivor with Mark Burnett for CBS; as well as the smash hit Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Supernanny and Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution for ABC, among many others.
A six-time Emmy nominee, Armstrong won in 2010 for executive producing Outstanding Reality Series winner Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. In addition, Armstrong spent 10 years working in scripted television, producing more than 300 sketch comedy short films for shows including The Jenny McCarthy Show (MTV), Mr. Show with Bob and David (HBO) and the VH1 Awards, as well as numerous music videos for “Weird” Al Yankovic.
His feature work includes Jack Frost with Michael Keaton, Born on the Fourth of July with Tom Cruise, and his first industry job, Oliver Stone’s Talk Radio.