Rob Simmons, a veteran animation industry finance executive, has been named partner at Vancouver-based Atomic Cartoons Inc.
Simmons, who has written and executed many co-production and joint-venture deals for animated series, is VP of finance and business affairs at the studio. He is responsible for managing the financial affairs of the company and its library of intellectual property rights.
“I couldn’t be happier with the new role at Atomic. It’s a perfect situation for me as we look to build on Atomic’s successes. It’s an exciting time in the industry and for Atomic,” said Simmons.