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It Matters to Create

Create is an entertainment marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles and London, with work spanning from Theatrical to Television, from Gaming to VR, from In-Theater to At-Home, to Mobile, to Digital, to Print, and everything in-between…

We are a team of marketing professionals with a love of entertainment, a dedication to the creation of compelling content, and a passion for creativity. We continually strive to break new ground, and meet clients’ needs in unique and innovative ways.

Our Services

  • Editorial
  • Trailers
  • TV Spots
  • Content
  • Featurettes
  • Design
  • Title Design
  • Branding
  • Story-Board
  • Pre-visualization
  • Animation
  • VFX
  • Digital + Social
  • Social Strategy
  • Content Development
  • Community Management
  • Influencer Outreach
  • Original Content
  • FB Live Shoots
  • HTML 5 ads
  • VR + AR
  • VR / AR Development
  • Marketing & Strategy
  • Game Art & Engineering Assistance
  • 16x9 and 360 Gameplay Capture
  • Custom In-Game Capture Tools
  • Convert VFX Assets to Real-Time Assets
  • Music Composition
  • Copywriting
  • Game Capture
  • Finishing

Who’s in charge?

Everyone! But we really couldn’t do it without these folks. They understand the importance of the culture and that the work that goes out the door is a product of the spirit behind it.

 

 

David Stern

CEO

Jonathan Gitlin

President

Michael Trice

EVP, Head of Films

Josh Weber

SVP, Head of Series

Dan Pfister

SVP, Head of Games

Michael Gadd

CFO

Mark Dacey

Executive Creative Director

Danielle LaFortune

Creative Director

Eric Archer

Creative Director

Helen Cutler

Creative Director

Kim Nowak

Head of Digital & Social

Jake Black

Head of VR & AR

Tom Ham

Director of Business Development, Gaming and VR

Arleen Lopez

Head of Multicultural

Dee Dee Cecil

Head Writer

David Miller

Head of Operations

Mike Sausa

Creative Director, Head of Motion GFX

Melissa Bramlett

Head of Finishing

Heather Kreamer

Head of Music

Steve Schott

Director of Technology

Margaret Hinch

HR Director

Create Better

Like most companies, Create is an ever-changing group of personalities, stories, and moving parts. Create Better is a Cultural Council of diverse employees focused on evolving our cultural competence and empowering voices throughout the company.

So how do we do it?
Better our world by improving our impact on the environment
Better our community through non-profit partnerships and events
Better our company by encouraging more diversity & inclusion
Better our people through mentorship, skills, & leadership training

Organizations we support

Showreels

Clients

A client’s project is our focus, but understanding their professional and personal mission, as well as the overall brand of their company, is the key to our successful collaborations.

Work at Create

Associate Producer

OVERVIEW

Assist the Senior Producers and Creative Directors– keeping them on track and organized on the project you are on with them. Know all details and anticipate needs to keep the project on track, the Producer/CD prepared and the client happy.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Must have exceptional people skills in dealing with demanding people
  • Must be proactive and detail oriented, collaborative and work well under pressure
  • Must be able to identify actionable items in meetings and run with them independently
  • Team player attitude and strong communication skills
  • Ability to perform with minimal supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task – managing multiple projects at the same time seamlessly
  • Must be able to work very long hours under pressure
  • Needs to be aware and responsive to emails outside of work hours

INITIAL PROCESS

  • Script writing
  • Getting all elements necessary for start of a project – i.e. feature, existing
  • ADR/VO talent booking, reading talent, billing reads
  • Make sure graphics is going on looks/concepts for new projects
  • Work with Finishing to figure out AE support on new projects and working projects
  • Order dialogue/visual breakdowns
  • Work with AEs to put together assemblies for specific projects
  • Print out and assemble scripts to put into the vault

CREATIVE PROCESS

  • Quality control – last person to sign off before materials sent, finds any mistakes
  • Keeping track of versions and continuities
  • Track VFX shots, handle VFX strings and/or spreadsheets
  • Send trailers/spots to test, figure out specs
  • Schedule calls/fibers/script readings
  • Collect reference material
  • Request dailies on specific projects
  • Get editors started on notes and following up as requested by producer/creative director
  • Work with copywriter to manage copywriting needs
  • Work with graphics department to manage graphic needs throughout process
  • Check graphics when given to editors to confirm they are correct
  • Order latest features on projects and follow-up to make sure we receive
  • Talk to music dept. about specific directions for pulls per producer requests
  • Facilitate all other misc. client requests
  • Work on pitch decks as needed
  • Watch movies, read scripts, get caught up on reference material so as to be fully knowledgeable on the project

FINISHING PROCESS

  • Order finishing preps/unmatteds
  • Order cue sheets
  • Handle legal, finishing, graphics updates per client request(s)
  • Order overcuts, check when completed
  • Track that all requested finishing materials have been completed and sent out

ADMINISTRATIVE

  • Billing editorial creation/revision and OT hours, sometimes assembling budgets and tracking revisions per creation package

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Art Director

OVERVIEW

Candidates must demonstrate an excellent knowledge of industry standard design programs for the creation of high-end motion graphic design projects from concept to finish.

The right individual is passionate about all aspects of typography and design. They should also be able to take the initiative and manage their own time within a busy agency environment where deadlines and challenges constantly evolve. It is important that the candidate has a friendly demeanor along with the ability to collaborate with others.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 2D and 3D design and animation of outstanding motion graphics for multiple Theatrical and Broadcast campaigns including trailers, main title design, graphics packages, and transitions.
  • Provide pre-production designs for pitching, including style frames, storyboards and mood boards.
  • Adaptation of campaign assets – retouching, logo and artwork preparation, illustrating, coloring, grading etc.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • Advanced knowledge of After Effects, Maya and/or Cinema 4D and related plug-ins.
  • Strong technical knowledge of the post-production process, file formats and delivery specifications for theatrical and broadcast platforms.
  • Exceptional design, layout, and typography skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Able to communicate creative ideas within a collaborative environment.
  • Able to organize personal workflow so projects are easily passed between colleagues.
  • Excellent communication skills and pleasant demeanor.
  • Legal compliance around the confidential nature of the work we do.
  • MUST have minimum of 3 – 5 yrs. of Motion Graphic design and production experience.
  • MUST be able to work on location.

SKILLS THAT WOULD BE ADVANTAGEOUS

Strong working knowledge of Maya, Nuke and Deadline.

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Production Assistant

OVERVIEW

We need an extremely proactive and highly motivated individual to join our team. This is the first step on the path to an awesome career with exposure to all aspects of the creative process for worldwide theatrical, television, and gaming marketing.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Your responsibilities will include all basic office and personnel support vital to daily operations
  • Interest in post production marketing editorial, copy writing, or producing is required

Please note we are NOT a production house. We are an AV Post Production entertainment marketing company.

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