- Friday, Apr. 7, 2017
Liz Laine Reps, Inc. is taking on Midwest representation for Tippett Studio, an animation, media production and VFX company based in Berkeley, Calif. Paul Grimshaw, Tippett EP of commercials and branded content, said that the indie rep firm will help expand the studio’s work in commercials and other short-form content.
Advertainment studio BARK BARK has signed CarolynReps--with Carolyn Hill and Amanda Rosenberg--for national representation for branded partnerships. BARK BARK is known for providing strategy, creative, and production for such noted networks and brands as Warner Brothers, NBC Universal, Food Network, Viacom, Toyota, Target, Sprite, and Absolut.
ZGC, a distributor of professional film, video and digital production and post equipment, has appointed Eric Johnston in the role of sales, Americas. Based out of ZGC’s New Jersey offices, Johnston will develop and grow sales opportunities in the film and broadcast sectors across North, Central and South America. He joins ZGC after seven years with the Vitec Group, originally as product specialist for the OConnor accessories brand and subsequently as strategic account manager for digital cinema and rental houses across seven Vitec Videocom brands. Prior to that he held senior sales and product management roles at ARRI over a five year period. He started his career in sales at Eastman Kodak.
ZOO Digital, a provider of localization and digital distribution services, has brought Tony Ferkranus on board as VP of sales for the Americas. He had been VP of sales for Visual Data Media Services and for Deluxe. He will focus on business development for ZOO in key territories across the U.S., Canada and South America. Ferkranus has extensive experience of all areas of post-production as well as content distribution and has worked in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles and Sydney....