Senior Producer Janine Conway and Compositing Supervisor Chris Green Join Fancy House of VFX

NEW YORK CITY—Fancy House of Visual Effects (Fancy VFX) has appointed two highly accomplished visual effects veterans to its senior team. Janine Conway joins the studio as Senior Producer, helping to oversee production and business development. Chris Green becomes Compositing Supervisor, focusing on visual effects for features and television. Conway brings 10 years of experience […]

Level 77 Music Names Zach Balch, National Division Manager

ATLANTA— Level 77 Music, a leading independent provider of production music, has hired Zach Balch as National Division Manager. An award-winning musician, record producer, recording engineer and production music sales executive, Balch will direct sales for the company’s rapidly growing catalog across the United States and seek new business relationships among film and television producers, […]

Veteran Colorist Claudio Sepulveda Joins Picture Shop Vancouver

Streamland Media’s picture division, Picture Shop, announced that Claudio Sepulveda is joining its Vancouver roster of artists. Sepulveda joins the post production house as a senior colorist, bringing 30 years of finishing experience on features and episodics. “Claudio’s creativity and expertise will be a fantastic addition to our talented team,” says James Cowan, managing director […]

The Fuse Group Announces New Rising Sun Pictures President Jennie Zeiher

The Fuse Group, parent organisation to FuseFX, FOLKS, Rising Sun Pictures (RSP) and El Ranchito has announced the appointment of long-term RSP executive member Jennie Zeiher to the role of President of RSP. This new position will have her oversee the day-to-day operations of the business succeeding Managing Director and Co-Founder Tony Clark. Zeiher will […]

Howling Music Names Marc Mannino as Executive Producer, West Coast

NASHVILLE— Marc Mannino has joined Howling Music as Executive Producer, West Coast. The veteran music industry executive, who most recently served as executive producer at San Francisco-based Swell Music + Sound, will spearhead new business development for West Coast advertising agencies, brands and other music clients. Mannino brings broad experience in business development, strategic partnerships and […]

Yana Collins Lehman Named CEO of Trevanna Post

NEW YORK CITY—Trevanna Post, the industry leader in post-production accounting, has promoted Yana Collins Lehman to Chief Executive Officer. Lehman, who previously served as President and COO, succeeds Jennifer Freed, the company’s founder, who will focus on her role as CEO of Trevanna Tracks, a developer of music licensing software. In her new position, Lehman […]

Matt Mooney Joins 11 Dollar Bill as Creative Lead

CHICAGO, BOULDER and RALEIGH— 11 Dollar Bill has welcomed Matt Mooney to its creative team in Boulder. With experience as a cinematographer, editor and motion graphics designer, he will serve as creative lead for advertising, branded content and other projects. Mooney is well known to 11 Dollar Bill, having collaborated with the studio on several […]

Dailies Colorist Arthur Oganesyan Joins MTI Film

MTI Film has added dailies colorist Arthur Oganesyan to its team of post-production artists. Oganesyan brings experience in streaming and broadcast series through stints at Encore, Hollywood, and Company 3. In his first project for MTI, he is grading dailies for the new season of American Horror Story for Ryan Murphy Productions and FX Network. […]

Post Exec Mark Kaplan Joins Goldcrest Post as Executive Vice President

NEW YORK CITY— Veteran post-production executive Mark Kaplan is joining Goldcrest Post as Executive Vice President. A highly-regarded industry pro, Kaplan will be tasked with growing the facility and attracting more work from both inside and outside New York City, including Los Angeles and London. He comes aboard the facility after 20 years at Technicolor, […]

Phil Harrelson to Lead DI and New Dailies Services at Nice Shoes

NEW YORK CITY—Nice Shoes has hired post-production veteran Phil Harrelson as Managing Director/DI and Dailies. Harrelson will head the facility’s digital intermediate services, which provides color grading, editorial finishing and delivery services for film and television. He will also oversee the launch of a new dailies service for film and television productions. “Phil is an […]

BREAK+ENTER Promotes Ari Rubenstein to Creative Director

NEW YORK CITY— BREAK+ENTER, a Nice Shoes company, has promoted Ari Rubenstein to Creative Director. Rubenstein will lead the studio’s team of VFX supervisors, artists and producers, manage its slate of film and television projects and set its overall creative approach. A 30-year industry veteran, Rubenstein joined BREAK+ENTER in 2021 as a VFX supervisor and […]

MTI Film Elevates Michael Cassio to Head of Production

HOLLYWOOD—MTI Film has promoted Michael Cassio to Head of Production. Cassio will supervise the facility’s team of senior producers. He will also continue to act as a hands-on post-production producer on current television series for producers including Apple TV+, Netflix, Hulu, STARZ and others. A Southern California native, Cassio joined MTI Film in 2020 as […]

Colonie Expands with Former Leo Burnett Sr. Producer Zach Day

CHICAGO— Award-winning post-production studio The Colonie has hired Zach Day as Producer/New Business. Day brings more than fifteen years of ad agency experience, most recently as a Senior Producer at Leo Burnett. In his new role, he will focus on developing business and forging agency alliances beyond the studio’s base in Chicago. The Colonie Partner/Editor […]

“The Alpinist” Producer Mike Negri Joins 11 Dollar Bill

Studio also hires assistant editor Brenna Cherry as it continues to grow its post-production team. CHICAGO, BOULDER and RALEIGH—Mike Negri, producer of the Emmy Award-winning documentary The Alpinist and the SXSW Audience Award-winning documentary The Dawn Wall, has joined 11 Dollar Bill as Senior Producer. Negri, who brings extensive experience in film, television, advertising and […]

Director Hannah Cheesman Joins Yard Dog for U.S. Spot Work

LOS ANGELES—Award-winning Canadian director Hannah Cheesman has joined Yard Dog for advertising projects in the United States. Currently based in Los Angeles and Toronto, Cheesman has earned kudos for work spanning commercials, features, television, web series and shorts. She was recognized as an Emerging Canadian Filmmaker at the Toronto International Film Festival and named to […]