Friday, December 9, 2016

Street Talk

Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

Production company 1stAveMachine adds to its talent roster with the signing of Madrid-based creative team, Espadaysantacruz Studio. With a diverse background in fields ranging from computer science to photography and visual arts, Espadaysantacruz Studio – led by...

Friday, Dec. 2, 2016

McCann London has launched an initiative which aims to diversify its next generation of employees by encouraging a broader spectrum of prospective candidates to consider a career in advertising. “Open Hour” is a weekly hour-long session of 15-minute one-on-one...

Friday, Nov. 25, 2016

Schiefer Media and creative content firm ChopShop are merging as Schiefer ChopShop (SCS). This partnership brings together a 31-year-old “real-time” media agency and a 13-year-old content production house. Spanning social media...

Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

Boston-based production and post house ELEMENT has added Kim Lowe to its directorial roster. Her credits span such clients as Roominate, MegaBloks, b. toys, Cuties, Summer Infant, Hood, Chevy, Stop & Shop, Blue Cross Blue Shield, One World Play, Fidelity,...

Friday, Nov. 11, 2016

NY-headquartered Blacklist has added Barcelona-based boutique production studio Trizz to its directorial roster. Founded in 2010 by transplanted New Yorkers Oriol Puig (creative director) and Christopher Vulpi (executive...

Friday, Nov. 4, 2016

Director Laszlo Kadar, known for his car commercials, is now available through Los Angeles-based production company Instant Karma. His work for Audi, VW, Jeep, BMW, Mercedes Benz, Alfa Romeo, Porsche and Lexus has been honored at the Cannes Lions, Clio, New York...

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016

Craft, a global marketing production and adaptation agency that is a division of McCann Worldgroup, has made key hires and promotions in its New York and Boston studio locations. Shay Fu has been promoted to North America head of studio...

Friday, Oct. 14, 2016

Dom Butler and Liam Riddler (known as Dom & Liam) have joined McCann London. The multi-award winning creative team had been at Grey London since 2013. While at Grey they worked together as creative leads for WildAid and for...

Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

The Calvary Productions has signed multi-platform director Mark Pellington for spot work and branded content. In addition to Pellington’s iconic music video work for such groups as U2, Bruce Springsteen, REM and MIIA, the director is starting his second season...

Friday, Sep. 30, 2016

Brooklyn, NY-based production company XY Content has signed director Dean G. Moore for exclusive commercials and branded content representation in the U.S. Hailing from Leicestershire, England, Moore is currently based in Toronto, He has worked with such brands...