Imaginary Forces Adds Two Executives to Los Angeles Studio

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Creative company Imaginary Forces has added two executives to its Los Angeles studio: Executive Producer Chris Hill and Director of Business Development Sami Tahari. As the company celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, the announcement signals what’s next in Imaginary Forces’ long legacy of creative innovation and design-driven storytelling for entertainment, brand and agency clients. Hill and Tahari’s diverse backgrounds will help …

Artifact Welcomes Veteran Executive Producer Kitty Snyder

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Creative studio Artifact Design is pleased to welcome postproduction veteran Kitty Snyder as Executive Producer. In this role, she will bring her expertise in developing brand and marketing strategies, cultivating client relationships, and bidding and producing projects. Her strong ties within the agency and film community will complement the full range of production, design, VFX, animation, and post capabilities of the Artifact …

Alkemy X Welcomes Brittany George & Maria Allen

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Creative media company Alkemy X has added Manager of TV & Digital Content Brittany George and Controller Maria Allen. The hires signal the company’s continued commitment to recruiting distinguished executives and talent across the entertainment and advertising industry. Earlier this summer, Alkemy X brought on former Travel Channel GM Andy Singer as EVP of TV & Digital Programming. “This has …

mOcean Hires Mitch Monson as Creative Director / Client Partner

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mOcean is pleased to welcome Mitch Monson as Creative Director / Client Partner, where he will deepen the creative marketing agency’s footprint in motion design. An Emmy-winning designer, Monson has collaborated with some of the top television networks and brands in the world, including ABC, Al Jazeera, Canal+, Comedy Central, FOX, HBO, Showtime, Canon, IBM, and Nike. He was also …

LightHouse Films Signs Director Antoine Pai for US Representation

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Creative video agency and commercial production company LightHouse Films is pleased to welcome director Antoine Pai, who will be represented exclusively for the North American market. Based in Paris, Pai will bring his blend of modern style and technical skills to craft both film and digital projects for LightHouse Films, rounding out its multifaceted roster of directorial talent. Read more about Pai …

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. …

postPerspective Chats with Wildchild Editor Richard Cooperman

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As a young man, Wildchild editor Richard Cooperman loved watching movies, so much so that he decided to study film at Toronto’s Ryerson University, where he focused on direction and shot composition. It wasn’t until he was interning at a post house, which housed a music video company, that he became fascinated with the creative process of editing. “Watching directors edit… I was …