Midnight Sherpa Retains Janice W. Summers For Business Development Efforts

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Creative studio Midnight Sherpa has retained veteran business development consultant Janice W. Summers to help lead its company growth and sales initiatives for television, OTT marketing, commercials, main titles, and direct-to-brand work. The partnership caps an exceptional year for Midnight Sherpa, which received “Best New Studios” honors from the Motion Awards, and won a Golden Trailer Award for its stunning …

Trollbäck+Company Creates 2017 AICP Show Opening Titles

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Trollbäck+Company recently created the 2017 AICP Show Opening Titles, which debuted on June 7th at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City. The animated piece unveiled the new AICP logo — its first in 45 years — which was designed by Brian Collins. Led by Trollbäck+Company Creative Director Brian Bowman, the sequence takes the audience on a …

BaseCamp Entertainment Signs The Wolf Brothers and Maureen Hufnagel

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New York-based directing collective BaseCamp Entertainment has signed The Wolf Brothers and Maureen Hufnagel for U.S. market representation. The signings further strengthen BaseCamp Entertainment’s roster of international talent and bolsters the company’s mantra of ensuring each client receives the best artistry and creativity befitting their needs. In addition to bringing on the new directors, BaseCamp Entertainment has also seen recent …

Alkemy X Gets Busy at Sundance Film Festival

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With a cocktail party for its friends and clients, M. Night Shyamalan’s Split winning the box office, and a showing of director Scott Ross’s Deer Squad: The Movie, Alkemy X had a very busy opening weekend at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Recognising the importance of giving Philadelphia a presence at the prestigious film festival, one of the …

Alkemy X Adds Andy Singer as EVP of Television and Digital Programming

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Creative content company Alkemy X is pleased to welcome Andy Singer as EVP of Television and Digital Programming. Singer is a seasoned media executive who has developed and implemented multi-platform strategies for cable networks, international brands and advertisers, and has managed creative teams and high-profile network stars. Based out of the New York office, he will work closely with Alkemy …

Directors Matt and Mark Hoffman, EP John Beveridge Launch Production Company

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Directors Matt and Mark Hoffman have teamed with long-time producing partner John Beveridge to launch commercial production company Hoffman Bros. The opening of the shop comes on the heels of delivering two projects for Nike, including “Nike Free Anthem,” a :60 showcasing the barefoot-like flexibility of the Nike Free footwear line (featuring Serena Williams, Kyrie Irving, and Amari Cooper, among many other …

LightHouse Films Signs SuperPowers Reps for US East Coast Representation

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NY-based full-service production company LightHouse Films has signed SuperPowers Reps Angelina Powers & K.C. Gulino for East Coast commercial representation. Led by Partner/EP Thibaut Estellon, LightHouse Films has created projects for a variety of clients, including ad agencies AMP, 360i, Assembly, Roberts + Langer, and Edelman Digital; and brands such as IKEA, Stella Artois, J&J, University of Phoenix, among others. …