Class-Key Chew-Po Commercials, a division of Klasky Csupo, Inc., has signed 2D/3D animation director Frank Molieri to its directing roster. Frank joins the company after a stint at Warner Bros. Classic Animation, where he directed numerous spots incorporating the studio's family of characters. Molieri broke into animation on the Don Bluth animated feature ROCK A DOODLE. He later freelanced at various animation studios until he signed on at Warner. He has directed spots for Kraft, Pontiac, General Motors, Burger King, Radio Shack and MCI. Molieri stated that, "I always try to push the envelope when it comes to animation. I love what Class-Key Chew-Po Commercials do and I believe, that with them, I will have the opportunity to fully take advantage of this wonderful art form we call animation."
Dan Sarto is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network.