Wednesday, October 26, 2016
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Beast bolsters San Francisco studio with influx of Spy Post talent
Pictured (l-r) are Beast’s chief technology officer Steven Maggioncalda, executive creative director Darren Orr, director of creative development Julia Sonder-Patchin, VFX supervisor Michael Lester, EP Lori Joseph, generalist Evan Ryan and VFX producer Gordon Wittmann.
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Creative editorial house Beast has expanded its services in San Francisco by bringing in the team from Spy Post in S.F. This expanded team now offers brand clients and agencies a deeper talent bench and a more comprehensive set of services, including design, creative direction, editorial, motion design, VFX and finishing. 

Among those coming over from Spy Post’s S.F. operation are executive creative director Darren Orr and director of creative development Julia Sonder-Patchin. They and their colleagues have joined Beast S.F. EP Jon Ettinger and the 24-person team in the Beast studio. Beast is part of the Deluxe group of creative companies that includes Method Studios, Company 3, Encore, Level 3, Rushes, and Deluxe VR.