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Cartel Bolsters Editor Lineup with Additions of Adam Robinson and Ting Poo
- Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
The LA-based editorial and post-production house adds commercial, documentary and VR firepower with latest hires.
Santa Monica, CA
Award winning editorial and post-production house Cartel has announced the addition of Partner / Editor, Adam Robinson, and Editor, Ting Poo.
Adam Robinson joins founders Andy McGraw, Leo Scott and Lauren Bleiweiss as partner.
“Adam and Ting are respected and distinguished editors, as well as being wonderful people. They’re a natural fit for our company,” said Andy. “The timing is perfect as we move to expand Cartel into new territories, solidifying our position as a top-flight editorial shop.”
Adam arrives from Work Editorial which he joined in 2015. Prior to that he spent ten years with Whitehouse Post. Adam has developed his craft across varying disciplines of narrative storytelling in both short and long form. His esteemed list of credits includes commercial work for Gatorade, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Liberty Mutual and the YMCA, as well as music videos for Katy Perry, Kanye West and J. Cole. His long form collaborations include work for directors, Harmony Korine (“Spring Breakers”), Peter Berg (“Patriot’s Day”) and Josh Locy ("Hunter Gatherer”).
“I love Leo, Lauren and Andy,” said Adam. “I love editing. And I love PR quotes. I am excited to join Cartel and to make it my forever home.”
Ting arrives at Cartel from Spotwelders. Having successfully nurtured a career across commercials, T.V, VR and documentary, her illustrious and diverse list of credits include Academy Award-winning “Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405” and Emmy-nominated “The Displaced.” In 2014, she edited Kathryn Bigelow’s “The Protectors,” a VR film about elephant poaching. Her TV credits include Netflix series, “Chef’s Table” and “7 Days Out.” Notable commercial credits include the Facebook’s “Friends Day” campaign and Super Bowl spots for both Bud Light and NBC Sports.
“I’m excited to join a place with the creative energy that Cartel has. Collaboration is everything and I can tell we will make great things together,” said Ting.
Founded in 2015, Cartel is a creatively driven editorial house focused on great work, collaboration and nurturing talent. Projects range from commercials and content for brands such as, Under Armour, Google, Facebook, Playstation, Levis, DirecTV and Apple, to long and short-form film work including recently BAFTA-nominated short ‘Wale’.