Proud Family Exec. Producer to Be Honored

Ralph Farquhar, exec. producer of Disney Channel’s animated series The Proud Family will be recognized during the 10th Annual Striving for Excellence Awards, scheduled for September ... Continue Reading →

Kodak Digi Arm Adds New Exec To Roster

Months after it shuttered its digital EFX operations, Kodak’s Los Angeles branch of subsidiary Cinesite continues to re-invent itself. Focusing attention on its core business ... Continue Reading →

Disney Kin Sells Big Chunk Of Mouse?

On the face of it, it looks like part of the Disney clan is abandoning the ship. Roy Disney, the nephew of the late Walt Disney, has sold 43% of his family’s holdings in the Walt ... Continue Reading →

Sony Online Fills Creative Void

Finally filling a two-year job vacancy, Sony Online Ent. has promoted Raph Koster to the position of chief creative officer. Previously, Koster had been the creative director of Star ... Continue Reading →

John Siciliano: Virtual Persuasion

John Siciliano is president and founder of Virtual Persuasion, a design and production studio with a broadcast design and animation division, Vee Pee Cartoons, and a live-action production ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Net’s Arnesen Kicked Upstairs, Goes Global

The exec who headed successful co-prods for the Cartoon Network in Europe has apparently done such a boffo job his bosses are giving him a leg-up and a new job. Finn Arnesen has been ... Continue Reading →

Keenan Gets More Creative At House Of Looney

Add another creative notch on Warner honcho Christopher Keenan’s belt. The Warner Bros. Animation exec has been promoted to senior vice president, creative affairs, it was announced ... Continue Reading →

HIT Restructures Brand and Marketing Teams

In its efforts to streamline and strengthen the company for future growth, kid TV producer and distributor HIT Ent. has consolidated its U.S. brand and marketing teams under the leadership ... Continue Reading →

Cosgrove Hall Founder Retires

Twenty Seven years after forming Cosgrove Hall Films with Brian Cosgrove, Mark Hall has announced his official retirement. Following in his partner’s footsteps, Hall leaves the ... Continue Reading →

JadooWorks COO Joins Television Academy

Ashish Kulkarni, COO of jadooWorks Animation Studio, has been elected to the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. As an Associate representing animation, he will be ... Continue Reading →