Dell Blue Creates Visceral “Everything Counts” Spot For Alienware

Dell Blue, the internal creative agency for Dell, recently created a thrilling :60 spot for Alienware, a provider of premium gaming laptops and desktops. Centered around the tagline “Everything Counts,” the spot features a cast of real-life gamers headlined by Yiliang “Peter” Peng a.k.a. Doublelift, a professional League of Legends player who currently plays for […]

Roger and Big Machine Announce Merger

Creative agency Roger and full-service production company Big Machine announced a strategic merger today that will expand the creative capabilities for their respective agency, brand, and entertainment clients. The LA-based studios will retain the Roger name and continue all operations at their newly renovated facility in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles. Representing Roger […]

Laundry Welcomes Monica Reimold As Executive Producer

Design-driven animation & production company Laundry has hired Monica Reimold as Executive Producer. She brings more than a decade of experience in commercials, branded content, and new media. Based in Laundry’s San Francisco office, Reimold will oversee sales, marketing, client relations, and in-house production operations. “Bringing on Monica marks an exciting new chapter in our […]

Newport Beach Film Festival Embraces The Power Of Ideas With 2019 Festival Trailer

The Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF), in partnership with Garage Team Mazda and REVERSE, recently announced the release of its official 2019 marquee trailer Play: The Power of Ideas. The promotional film features a young boy who is caught in the crossfire of his parents’ bitter divorce. In an effort to escape, he retreats into […]

BigStar Reaches New Heights With Addition Of Creative Director John Leamy

Creative services company BigStar has added Creative Director John Leamy to its team. Leamy is an award-winning, multidisciplinary creative who is best known for his design, live show graphics, film, and print work. He brings more than two decades of experience in shaping advertising, marketing, and branding campaigns for such clients as ABC, Red Bull, […]

We Are Royale Adds Chad Howitt As Creative Director To Staff

Creative & digital agency We Are Royale (Royale) has welcomed Chad Howitt as Creative Director. Howitt, who brings a background in live-action production, VFX and design, will be based out of the agency’s Los Angeles office. “It’s not too often that you get to collaborate with some of the brightest creatives in the field, and it’s […]

Laundry Launches San Francisco Office Led by Managing Director Michael Bennett

Design & animation studio Laundry has opened a new location in San Francisco. The company has hired industry veteran Michael Bennett as San Francisco Managing Director to spearhead its entry into the S.F. market. Bennett will work closely with Los Angeles Managing Director James Sweigert to ensure seamless integration of talent and capabilities between both […]

Alkemy X Partners With Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation On Powerful PSA

Creative content company Alkemy X was recently teamed up with ad agency 4CM+M and the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation to help produce a national PSA that would inspire people to take action within their local communities against homelessness and hunger. Founded in 2006, the mission of the Foundation is to create innovative and long-lasting […]

Alkemy X Teams With BET & 50 Cent On Larger-Than-Life Opening Sequence for Sketch Comedy Series “50 Central”

Creative content company Alkemy X recently collaborated with Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and his team to create the opening sequence and graphics package for Jackson’s new late-night comedy show, “50 Central,” which premiered on BET on September 27, 2017. The highly anticipated series features sketch comedy, hidden-camera pranks, celebrity guests, new talent, and world-premiere music […]

UNHEARD/OF Welcomes Directors Chris Volckmann and Aaron Brown

Production company UNHEARD/OF has signed Chris Volckmann and Aaron Brown to its directorial roster. The two join a talented team that consists of several commercial and film festival notables including Daniel Brown, Matthew J. Clark, and Joe Vanhoutteghem. “Aaron has this raw, streetwise approach to storytelling; he’s unabashedly himself, and his voice and perspective shine […]

Alma Mater Welcomes Executive Producer Ben Apley and Director Ronnie Koff

The New Hires Mark Studio’s Continued Commitment to Providing Premium Creative Craftsmanship Visual studio Alma Mater has added Executive Producer Ben Apley and Director Ronnie Koff to its team. Koff joins a roster that includes Creative Director/Director Brian Mah, who co-founded the company with VFX Supervisor James Anderson in 2012. He has already completed a […]