Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Street Talk

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Friday, Jun. 15, 2018
Street Talk for June 15, 2018
Framestore , the award-winning creative studio known for its pioneering techniques in visual effects spanning film and advertising, has entered into a strategic partnership with Magic Leap , which is building the next spatial computing platform, powering mixed reality experiences that seamlessly...
Friday, Jun. 8, 2018
Street Talk for June 8, 2018
BBH LA has hired Peter Williams as EP, Sarah Yu as sr. art director and Hoyt Dwyer as sr. copywriter. Williams, Yu and Dwyer report to BBH LA executive creative director Zach Hilder. Williams, formerly director of integrated content at World Surf League, has over a decade of experience working with...
Friday, Jun. 1, 2018
Street Talk for June 1, 2018
Venice, Calif.-based production company Slim has added Belgian director Bram Coppens to its roster for commercials and branded content in the U.S. Coppens made his mark with campaigns for Adidas, including “Brazuca,” which introduced the new ball for the FIFA World Cup and won Silver and Bronze...
Friday, May. 25, 2018
Street Talk for May 25, 2018
Brand experience agency WRG has brought Jennifer Baker on board in a newly created sr. management role--director of operations, overseeing the Live Events department that creates and manages high-end live experiences. She will work with Graeme Beavers, VP of North America, on the growth and...
Friday, May. 18, 2018
Street Talk for May 18, 2018
Danny Robinson , previously a group creative director, has been appointed by The Martin Agency in Richmond, Va., to serve as chief client officer, a newly created position at the executive committee level, giving him a role in shaping the long-term direction of the shop. Robinson’s primary...
Friday, May. 11, 2018
Street Talk for May 11, 2018
Director Matt Smukler has rejoined Los Angeles-based Community Films , the company he helped start six years ago. His most recent work includes spots for Zillow, Verizon, T-Mobile and Pedigree. Smukler returns to Community Films after having been at PRETTYBIRD.... Pacific Post , a full-service...
Friday, May. 4, 2018
Street Talk for May 4, 2018
Creative content company Alkemy X is expanding to the West Coast. The company hired Emmy-nominated visual effects veteran Mark Miller to head its VFX and post facility in the L.A. market, which is now open for episodic television work. Established with a long-term plan to serve commercial and...
Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Street Talk for April 27, 2018
HARBOR , a New York based studio specializing in production and post for feature films, episodic series and commercial communications, has hired Adrian Seery in the new role of sr. colorist. Seery joins directly from Moving Picture Company (MPC), New York, where he was commercial colorist. For...
Friday, Apr. 20, 2018
Street Talk for April 20, 2018
Bicoastal Rocket Film has added director Nick Piper to its roster. A multitalented, visually-driven storyteller with a notable background as a visual effects artist and supervisor, Piper has spent over two decades honing his craft at production companies such as Backyard, B-Reel and VFX studio...
Friday, Apr. 13, 2018
Street Talk for April 13, 2018
Colorist Maria Carretero has joined Framestore ’s global color team. Carretero is currently based in Chicago where she joins colorist Edwin Metternich, who, having recently moved to the US from Framestore in London, is fast making his mark on the office’s advertising portfolio. Carretero came to...