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Friday, Dec. 9, 2022
Street Talk for December 9. 2022
Toronto-based boutique production company Someplace Nice has added director Scott Pickett to its roster for representation in Canada. (In the U.S. he recently joined production house Bunker). Born in Australia, Pickett is well versed in multiple genres. Recent years have seen him craft a short...
Friday, Dec. 2, 2022
Street Talk for December 2, 2022
Farm League has added director Ryan Thielen to its roster for U.S. representation. Beginning his career on the video team for the Minnesota Vikings, where he worked as an editor, producer, and director, Thielen quickly identified an opportunity for sports teams to elevate the film content they were...
Friday, Nov. 25, 2022
Street Talk for November 25, 2022
Canadian production company Merchant has added director Christopher Sargent to its roster for commercial representation in Canada. Sargent began his career as a VFX supervisor for television and commercials in 2005, then quickly moved into directing and cinematography for commercials and music...
Friday, Nov. 18, 2022
Street Talk for November 18, 2022
Epoch Films UK has signed director Kasper Häggstrom for U.K./European representation. A star on the Norwegian comedy and storytelling circuit, Häggstrom draws on a mix of real-life observations and tongue-in-cheek moments. His music video work includes Kelly Lee Owens’ “Throwing Lines,” which has...
Friday, Nov. 11, 2022
Street Talk for November 11, 2022
Somesuch has signed directorial duo King She for representation in the U.S. and U.K. Partners in life and art, Radha Ganti and Robert Lopuski are the husband-and-wife team behind King She. Born respectively in India and Poland, Tanti and Lopuski are now based in Brooklyn. This year, they released...
Friday, Nov. 4, 2022
Street Talk for November 4, 2022
Abbie Baehr has been appointed chief strategy officer of VMLY&R ’s New York office, which maintains a client roster that includes Dell, New Balance, Coca-Cola, Colgate, Advil and Ford. Baehr will report to Ian Davidson, chief strategy officer, North America. Over the course of her career, Baehr...
Friday, Oct. 28, 2022
Street Talk for October 28, 2022
Mar Frutos and Chiky Cáceres have been named chief creative officers of el taier DDB Centro , an agency ranked #1 in the Effie Effectiveness Index for Guatemala. Frutos and Cáceres are a multidisciplinary Spanish creative duo who have been working in communications for more than 20 years and are...
Friday, Oct. 21, 2022
Street Talk for October 21, 2022
Berlin and Los Angeles-based production company AKKURAT Studios , which recently marked its third anniversary, has signed three directors-- Lauren Sick , Filip Engstrom and Alan Masferrer --for commercial representation in the German market. Sick has worked with assorted clients and brands,...
Friday, Oct. 14, 2022
Street Talk for October 14, 2022
Art director Louis Prenaud and copywriter Will Brookwell have joined AMV BBDO in London as a creative duo. Brookwell joined AMV BBDO after spending five years at Saatchi & Saatchi where he created award winning campaigns such as BT’s “Hope United” and Direct Line’s “We’re on it.” Previous...
Friday, Oct. 7, 2022
Street Talk for October 7, 2022
Creative postproduction boutique Uppercut has brought Steve Cokonis on board as VFX supervisor. The addition of Cokonis rounds out the shop’s six-member VFX team, which is led by head of VFX John Geehreng in NYC. Uppercut has a Los Angeles office opening this fall and the hiring of Cokonis...