Chuck Carey & Robert Blatchford Launch Compadre

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Industry leaders Chuck Carey and Robert Blatchford have come together to launch Compadre, a creative marketing agency. Using strategy, design, storytelling, and technology, Compadre’s mission is to grow audiences, spark conversations, shape brands, and impact culture. Carey and Blatchford are good friends who have worked for different companies in the entertainment marketing industry for years, starting with Los Angeles-based Troika, …

Creative Director & Live-Action Director Reza Rasoli Joins Laundry

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Animation and production company Laundry has added Reza Rasoli as creative director and live-action director. Rasoli has previously been repped at companies including Pet Gorilla, Brand New School and Blind, and has collaborated with clients such as Google, IBM, HBO, Vans, Virgin America, and GE. More recently, his anthem spot for UnityPoint Health aired during the Super Bowl in the Midwest region. Rasoli was …

BigStar Reaches New Heights With Creative Director John Leamy

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Creative services company BigStar has added Creative Director John Leamy to its team. An award-winning, multidisciplinary creative, Leamy is currently working on the title design and branding for the upcoming PBS documentary series, “Chasing the Moon.” He was most recently Executive Creative Director at Leroy & Clarkson, where he helmed projects for National Geographic, Nasdaq, Nickelodeon, and ABC News. Prior to that, …

Left Field Labs’ Sarah Mehler On Why Having A Creative Outlet Can Help Business Leaders

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Sarah Mehler, Founder & CEO of Left Field Labs, shares her insights into why having a creative outlet matters and how it can shape your business philosophy. Through her own experience in playing music, she came up with these five themes of career wisdom: Practice Shared Mindfulness   Honor Presence Channel an Attitude of Gratitude Embrace Self-Evolution Own Your Voice See …

Alkemy X Welcomes Directors Robert Boocheck & Jordan Fein

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Alkemy X has expanded its directorial roster with the additions of Robert Boocheck and Jordan Fein. Boocheck, who was most recently repped by Honor Society, launched his film career working for director Sam Raimi and has since shot campaigns for such brands as Google, State Farm, Toyota, and Ray-Ban, as well as the recent comedic “Sometimes, Naked Is Better” spots for Wonderful Pistachios. …

Chad Howitt Joins We Are Royale As Creative Director

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Creative & digital agency We Are Royale (Royale) has welcomed Chad Howitt as Creative Director in its Los Angeles office. A versatile creative director and filmmaker, Howitt specializes in blending the worlds of narrative storytelling and visual effects. His client list includes notable brands such as VW, Honda, Marvel, Ubisoft, Under Armour, The Grammys, and Westin Hotels. Prior to freelancing at Royale …

Female Disruptors: Left Field Labs CEO Sarah Mehler Featured In Authority Magazine

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“Whether we’re just nudging the needle, or making radical change in the world, LFL looks at every project we take on through a ‘greater good’ lens. Our biggest ‘disruption’ is displacing greed and scarcity with service and abundance.” Sarah Mehler, Founder & CEO of creative agency Left Field Labs (LFL), was recently interviewed by Authority Magazine about her career and the …

Alkemy X Welcomes Quietman and Creative Director Megan Oepen Into The Fold

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Creative content company Alkemy X has significantly ramped up its creative ranks through two major moves. First, Alkemy X has entered into a joint venture with multidisciplinary studio Quietman. In addition, Alkemy X has brought on director/creative director Megan Oepen. The Quietman deal will see founder/creative director Johnnie Semerad moving the operations of his company into Alkemy X, where both …

Left Field Labs Adds ECD Yann Caloghiris & EVP of Business Development Ken Rivera

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Digital agency Left Field Labs has added Yann Caloghiris as Executive Creative Director and Ken Rivera as Executive Vice President of Business Development. Most recently, Caloghiris was Digital Creative Director at global experiential agency Imagination, where he created digital content and experiences for Ford Motor Company and led research in customer emotional recognition, used for automotive product development and behavioral …