- Friday, Oct. 30, 2015
Global production house Partizan is pleased to welcome Lisa Tauscher, who will head up the U.S. Office as Managing Director/Executive Producer. At Partizan, Tauscher joins a team of content creators with a worldwide reputation for producing award-winning music videos, commercials, feature films, animation and pioneering interactive media.
“Lisa Tauscher’s level of taste and expertise producing leading high-quality work across the production landscape makes her the perfect fit to run our U.S. operation. Her history is right in line with the Partizan culture, which has always been dedicated to finding, developing, and managing directors,” remarks Partizan Founder Georges Bermann. “Innovation and creativity is what matters the most for us and Lisa’s experience thoroughly complements our vision.”
Tauscher arrives from Smuggler, where as Executive Producer she played an integral role in the creation of iconic campaigns. Her collaborations with renowned filmmakers have earned a clutch of awards including numerous Cannes Lions, Clios, AICP Awards and a 2015 Emmy® nomination for Henry-Alex Rubin’s Gatorade “Made in NY” spot featuring Derek Jeter.
On joining Partizan, Tauscher says, "I’m thrilled at the opportunity to oversee the directors on the current roster, as well as cultivating new talent. Working alongside such an inspired and cutting-edge international group opens the door to a world of creative possibilities for this industry.”
Founded in 1991, Partizan has set the bar for creative excellence and remains one of the world’s foremost production companies. Partizan was recently listed on the 2015 Production Company A-List published by Creativity/AdAge. Previously, Partizan won the coveted Palme d’Or prize at Cannes and was ranked Best Production Company of the Year by The Gunn Report.
Its talent has taken home virtually every award within the industry, including Cannes Lions, Clios, MTV VMAs, Grammys, and the title for most awarded commercial in the world for Honda’s “Cog.” Partizan productions have racked up more than 2 billion views in total, with over 100 million views just in 2015. The Partizan roster boasts a bevy of critically acclaimed directors who are represented worldwide by its offices in Paris, London, New York, Los Angeles, Berlin, São Paulo and the Middle East.