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Crissy DeSimone joins Arcade Edit as EP
Crissy DeSimone
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Bicoastal Arcade Edit has hired Crissy DeSimone as executive producer in its Los Angeles office. She comes over from NO6, where she spent seven years as an executive producer, helping to open its offices in New York and L.A.  

Having worked in the field for 20 years, DeSimone has assorted notable credits, including commercials for Barbie out of BBDO San Francisco, Burger King’s “Whopper Virgins” and the 2013 Super Bowl spot for Best Buy starring Amy Poehler with Crispin Porter + Bogusky, PlayStation’s “Cubs” spot for MLB12 with Deutsch, and a spot for EA’s “Star Wars: Battlefront” featuring actress Anna Kendrick as a wannabe Jedi. DeSimone’s work also spans such brands as Taco Bell, Volkswagen and Microsoft.

Originally from New York, DeSimone currently lives in Los Angeles. She studied Fine Arts at Boston University before getting her start in postproduction at Swietlik LA as a producer.

Arcade Edit is an editorial collective and partnership among managing partner Damian Stevens, EP/partner Sila Soyer and editors/partners Kim Bica, Jeff Ferruzzo, Geoff Hounsell and Paul Martinez. Arcade’s roster of talent also includes editors Dave Anderson, Kyle Brown, Jen Dean, Will Hasell, Sean Lagrange, Nick Rondeau and Greg Scruton, Brad Waskewich, and EP Nicole Visram.