Overlord Enterprises (OE) is the business umbrella for The Overlords (TO) book series and Self Publishing Inisght (SPI).  The Overlords is a set of epic fantasy novels.  Self Publishing Insight focuses on helping potential authors reach their goal of writing a book of their own.  OE also offers presentations on "The Concepts of Writing and Publishing", writers workshops, school & library visits, self-publishing assistance, ebook formatting, professional illustration more!  For more information on our services please email mike@the-overlords.com

Mike Squatrito, Owner & Founder, Author

Mike, the author of The Overlords series, has been writing novels since the 1990's.  Currently, he lives in Tiverton, RI with his wife Lea, and their two children.  Mike speaks at middle and high schools, colleges, local libraries, and writer’s groups where his sincere hope is to inspire everyone he meets to get their creative juices flowing and attain their dreams.  When not working on The Overlords series, Mike is very active in fitness and sports.  He continues to play baseball where he is a knuckleball pitcher for the Narragansett Brewers that won the 2008 National Championship.  Did we mention that, by day, he is an engineer?

Jon Toorock, Strategy Officer

A graduate of The University of Rhode Island, Jon started in the Internet industry in 1995.  He quickly went on to become involved with two Manhattan online start-ups.  The first, Jupiter Communications, a research firm that specialized in “Online Intelligence” had a successful public offering in 1999.  Jon was one of the first employees brought on to the second successful Internet start-up company he joined – Afternic, a domain name "stock market", which was acquired in 2001.  Moving from New York City to Portland, Oregon in 2002 Jon has been deeply involved with non-profits as both a Development Director and volunteer.  Presently, he is the Owner & Founder of All Fantastic, an online marketing and web design/development firm.

Paul Abrams, Lead Artist

Paul strives for images of beauty and mystery, translating into art a world reflecting magical wonder. The artist's work is included in numerous private collections and is represented by galleries across the country.  Paul has also created works for comic books and games, with his art appearing in Marvel and DC Comics, TSR, Heavy Metal, Lightning Entertainmentand numerous other publications.  A graduate [cum laude] from Cornell University with at Bachelor of Fine Arts and the State University of New York at New Paltz with a Masters of Fine Arts, Paul has been a professional illustrator for over 25 years.