Friday, January 19, 2018

Street Talk

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018

U.S. and U.K. edit shops WAX and The Quarry, respectively, have teamed to bring The Quarry’s editors to the U.S. market. With bases of operation in NYC, Boston, London and plans to expand to the West Coast, the new, full service WAX/The Quarry collaboration,...

Friday, Jan. 12, 2018

Corey Bartha, director of integrated production at Publicis Seattle, will be assuming the same role effective January 22 at Wonderful Agency, The Wonderful Company’s in-house, full-service advertising and marketing agency. Bartha follows recent hire ...

Friday, Jan. 5, 2018

Toronto-based production company Someplace Nice has added directors Trevor Cornish and Finn O’Hara to its roster for Canadian representation. Cornish was previously handled in Canada by Sequoia. He is repped in the U.S. by Wild Plum...

Friday, Dec. 29, 2017

Production company Derby has announced the launch of a music video division on the heels of producing G-Eazy’s highly anticipated dark music video introducing his third studio album, The Beautiful & Damned. The 23-minute short film conveys the two different sides of G-Eazy’s...

Friday, Dec. 22, 2017

Blink has taken on spot and branded content representation in the U.K. for director Martin Krejci. He had been handled previously in the U.K. by Stink. Krejci continues to be repped by Ruffian in the U.S....

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Friday, Dec. 8, 2017

The Gotham Group, one of Hollywood’s leading management and film and television production firms, has formed a strategic partnership with 1stAveMachine, the Cannes Lion and Clio Award-winning mixed media production company. The deal formalizes a close...

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017

London-based Above+Beyond, billed as the independent creative agency for the audience age, has appointed Ed Cox to the new role of media partner. He joins Above+Beyond from Havas, where he was the managing director of Forward Media, the agency Havas set up to...

Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

Instant Karma Films, an L.A.-based TV commercial and digital content production company, has added British born director David Masters to its roster. Masters’ work spans multiple genres which include comedy, visual storytelling, documentary/real people and long...

Friday, Sep. 29, 2017

London-based MindsEye has signed directorial duo Mindcastle--consisting of Danielle Krieger and Casey Warren--for commercial representation in the U.K. and the Netherlands. Krieger and Warren developed their strong cinematic...

Friday, Sep. 22, 2017

Director Mary-Sue Masson is joining Los Angeles-based CoMPANY Films. She is probably best known for her highly regarded ad campaigns for HARIBO and agency Quiet Storm. The funny series of spots--which feature adults with kid voiceovers--just starting airing in...