Colby Gaines is the Executive Producer and Founder of Back Roads Entertainment, in charge of the company's programming, development and day-to-day operations.
Previously, he was the co-founder and owner of Leftfield Pictures, a production company well known for producing hundreds of hours of reality-based programming including American Restoration, Oddities and Pawn Stars.
Additional programs Colby has executive produced include (among others): JUNKies (Science), Door Knockers (DIY), Pawn Stars (History), American Restoration (History), Oddities (Science), Moving In (MTV), Setup Squad (LOGO), What the Sell?! (TLC), The Principal's Office (truTV), Bridal Bootcamp (vh1), Happily Ever Faster (TLC), Hallmark Heroes with Regis Philbin (Hallmark Channel) and InTurn (CBS/CBS.com).
Colby cut his teeth in non-fiction television, news and new media, having worked with a variety of agencies and Fortune 500 companies.
Colby's Back Roads story: he grew up in Texas but today lives in New Jersey. He credits his wife Paige for indirectly inspiring the hit show Pawn Stars - a concept developed during his bachelor party in Las Vegas - and for delivering the best "productions"of his life: his sons Marty and Everett.