Billy Gabor Tapped as Managing Director of Deluxe Creative Services Atlanta

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:05 -- Nick Dager

Deluxe Creative Services has promoted Billy Gabor from senior colorist to managing director of its Atlanta studio, which currently is home to local outposts of Company 3, Method, Encore and Beast. The new position serves to further unify the post-production services of each company under the Creative Services umbrella.

Beast Names Victoria Venantini New East Coast Rep

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 12:38 -- Nick Dager

Beast, a national creative editorial company, today named Victoria Venantini as its new east coast sales rep. Based in New York, Venantini is an independent consultant with a proven track record in advertising and production sales, having worked with top clients including Moxie Pictures, Digital Domain, RSA Films, and many more.


FuseFX Adds VFX Supervisor Ted Rae

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:11 -- Nick Dager

Ted Rae, an Emmy and BAFTA nominated Visual Effects Supervisor whose credits span feature films, episodic television and commercials, has joined Los Angeles-based FuseFX. Rae is currently leading FuseFX visual effects teams for the CBS series Scorpion and the WB series Stalker. He is also assisting with several projects through FuseFX’s new Vancouver facility.


Modern VideoFilm Appoints Julie Currin to Film Sales Team

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 15:07 -- Nick Dager

Modern VideoFilm has appointed Julie Currin as vice president of sales/feature film. Currin will lead a new effort to grow Modern’s share of the post-production market for motion pictures and enhance its relationships with major studios, independent producers and filmmakers. Her background includes more than 15 years in senior sales and marketing roles, including posts with Deluxe, Laser Pacific and Technicolor.

Valerie Petrusson Named President of Beast

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 14:04 -- Nick Dager

Creative editorial company Beast has named post-production industry veteran Valerie Petrusson as president. A co-founding member, Petrusson returns to Beast after steering sales and marketing for commercial and feature projects at parent company Deluxe. In her new role, Petrusson will be responsible for overseeing Beast's seven offices across New York, Santa Monica, San Francisco, Chicago, Atlanta, Detroit and Austin.

Matthews Studio Equipment Mourns Passing of Original Founder Roy Isaia

Thu, 02/26/2015 - 13:22 -- Nick Dager

“It is with profound sorrow that I must share the passing of my friend and the original founder of Matthews Studio Equipment, Roy Isaia,” says MSE owner and president Ed Phillips. “On February 16th Roy lost his battle with Leukemia but in keeping with his feisty personality never gave up the fight.”

Codex Recruits Brian Gaffney as Vice President of Business Development

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:44 -- Nick Dager

Codex has named industry veteran, Brian Gaffney, as vice president business development. Gaffney has many years of digital production experience, and is well known in production and post-production circles around the motion picture and broadcast industries. He will be based at Codex’s LA office and will head up Codex’s business development efforts across the US, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.


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