Monday, November 20, 2017

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Friday, Nov. 17, 2017

Major changes are being enacted in The Advertising Club of New York’s International ANDY Awards, including throwing out categories and eliminating duplicate wins. The ANDYs are going back to basics by saying that if you have a great idea, you don’t have to pay...

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017

Hone Production, a NYC and Atlanta-based hybrid production company/consultancy, has secured Eli Rotholz as director of business development and content. Rotholz brings 10 years of sales and production experience to his new roost, having begun his career as an...

Friday, Nov. 10, 2017

Dattner Dispoto and Associates (DDA) has taken on representation for DP Daniel Bombell. Additionally, DDA has booked the features The Legend of the Sun Moon and Callahan for, respectively, DPs Ross Emery and...

Friday, Nov. 10, 2017

Bicoastal production company Rocket Film has added filmmaker/photographer Ben Fink to its directorial roster. He is known for his visual storytelling in the food and lifestyle sectors. Fink has to his credit work for brands such as Kraft, McDonald’s, Burger King...

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017

London-based Above+Beyond, billed as the independent creative agency for the audience age, has appointed Ed Cox to the new role of media partner. He joins Above+Beyond from Havas, where he was the managing director of Forward Media, the agency Havas set up to...

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017

Chelsea Pictures has secured talent management agency Get Reehl/Get Davis--headed by founder/partner Jill Reehl--to handle representation on the West Coast. Get Reehl/Get Davis joins Chelsea sales team of Denise Blate Roederer of RHODA on the...

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017

I’m sitting here alone at the bar in The Smith, about to order dinner.  Don’t want to feel like a loser sitting by himself, so I check my iPhone, like there will be crucial messages and updates requiring my response.  But no texts, no emails.  This sucks.  Everyone else is speed typing with...

Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

Instant Karma Films, an L.A.-based TV commercial and digital content production company, has added British born director David Masters to its roster. Masters’ work spans multiple genres which include comedy, visual storytelling, documentary/real people and long...

Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

Creative production company DECON has teamed up with Open Season for East Coast sales representation. Open Season is a talent representation company started by Jenn Johnson, based in New York City. Johnson’s current roster also includes Artjail...

Friday, Sep. 29, 2017

London-based MindsEye has signed directorial duo Mindcastle--consisting of Danielle Krieger and Casey Warren--for commercial representation in the U.K. and the Netherlands. Krieger and Warren developed their strong cinematic...