Industry Insights: Translation Services with Nick Strozza

Industry Insights: Translation Services with Nick Strozza

By Michelle Maslanka • Producer

Welcome back to our blog series “Industry Insights”, where we interview members of the production world that we have had the opportunity to collaborate with! This week, we are featuring a career marketer with a love of language. Meet Nick Strozza! 

Client Profile + Behind the Scenes: SHSMD

Client Profile + Behind the Scenes: SHSMD

By Michelle Maslanka • Producer

The Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development of the American Hospital Association, or SHSMD, as we found to be a useful acronym, contacted us back in October 2015. Their request was simple: “20th Anniversary Video” but we soon realized this would not be a run-of-the-mill anniversary video, and we felt inspired.

Industry Insights: Digital Marketing with Chris Pagoria

Industry Insights: Digital Marketing with Chris Pagoria

By, Michelle Maslanka • Producer

Welcome back to our blog series “Industry Insights”, where we interview members of the production world that we have had the opportunity to collaborate with! This week, we are featuring a digital producer with a background in marketing. Meet Chris Pagoria!

Client Profile + Behind the Scenes: iMentor

Client Profile + Behind the Scenes: iMentor

By, Libby Smith • Project Manager

When iMentor contacted us in January 2016, we were immediately drawn to the the organization’s passion and mission: “iMentor builds mentoring relationships that empower first-generation students from low-income communities to graduate high school, succeed in college, and achieve their ambitions.” 

Industry Insights: Scriptwriting with Kate Sierzputowski

Industry Insights: Scriptwriting with Kate Sierzputowski

By Libby Smith • Project Manager

Welcome to our new blog series “Industry Insights” where we interview members of the production world that we have had the opportunity to collaborate with! This week, we are featuring a talented scriptwriter, who we have worked with on several recent projects. Meet Kate Sierzputowski!

The Making of a Music Video: “Ghost” by Tiny Fireflies

The Making of a Music Video: “Ghost” by Tiny Fireflies

By, Michelle Maslanka • Producer

There is something special about the genre of music videos. On their own, music and video are already strong art forms, but accompanying a song with visuals creates a wholly new experience for the audience. And creating a music video like “Ghost” was a unique experience for us.

Client Profile + Behind the Scenes: Kocsis Technologies, Inc.

Client Profile + Behind the Scenes: Kocsis Technologies, Inc.

By, Michelle Maslanka • Producer

Kocsis Technologies, Inc. first contacted us back in November 2014. At that time, they were looking to complete a rebrand initiative with a new logo, refreshed website, and updated marketing collateral, which was to include a video. After an initial meeting and creative collaboration session, KTI opted to revisit the project in a year, when they would be able to focus their efforts specifically on the video aspect. Fast forward to January 2016, where the two teams met again to begin the project, full-steam ahead.

April Showers Bring…

April Showers Bring…

By, Michelle Maslanka • Producer

If you said May flowers, you would be correct! But if you said more opportunities to capture outdoor footage, you would also be correct. While we love the four seasons of Chicago weather, and each provide their own beautiful backdrop for video, springtime begins the long-awaited shift into warmer weather and greenery in bloom. And with spring in full swing, and May around the corner, we wanted to put together a few tips for successful outdoor productions. I met with Craig Bass, Creative Director, for his insight on the topic.