Blur Studio Appoints General Manager

Michael T. Nicolaou has joined Blur Studio as general manager. The former Boxx Technologies exec. will oversee day-to-day operations at the visual effects, animation and design studio and help the studio expand into feature film production.

Prior to his management and marketing position at Boxx, Nicolaou served as a regional director for technology solutions provider Intergraph Corp. There, he directed Intergraph Computer Systems sales efforts and represented its presence in Hollywood, while introducing Windows and Linux solutions to many animation houses in the entertainment industry.

Nicolaou’s background also includes senior sales and marketing posts with AT&T Global Information Solutions, NCR and Xerox. The Rutgers University graduate began his career with Burroughs Corp.