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Mdots Scores With New Graphics Packages For Pistons & Wild

Mdots has scored with new TV graphics sports packages for major basketball and hockey teams, the Detroit Pistons and the Minnesota Wild, respectively.

Mdots will develop, design and produce a new TV graphics package for the Detroit Pistons basketball team. The package includes new screen stats and team comp graphics, a lower third package, graphic transitions, animating backgrounds and starter pages. The package is being delivered in HD and will be prepped for both Deko and Duet implementation by Mdots.

The company will also create and produce a new TV graphics package for the Minnesota Wild hockey team. The project package includes player stat graphics, a lower third package and full-screen player and period animations. In addition, Mdots will also design a full package of interstitials/outerstitials, 3D logo animations and animating backgrounds.

Mdots credits are:* Design director: Vince Jimenez (Pistons and Wild)* Designer: Annie Babin (Pistons)* Designer: Vince Jimenez (Wild)* Producer: Juli Pritchard* Creative director: Marty Wall* Design assistant: Wilt Manglicmot* Duet/deko systems designer: Hugh Grew* Exec producer: Allan Wells

Launched in 2006 and based in Universal City, California, Mdots is a creative services company that specializes in the conception, design and production of motion graphics for network and channel branding packages, TV show main titles, live-action promotional spots, and show packages for TV specials and award shows, game shows, sports presentations and news broadcasts. The company is led by Emmy Award-winner Allan Wells, president/founder, and Marc Dahlstrom, md.

Mdots is a sister company to Fontastics, a leading, stage-show screen production and design company that provides state-of-the-art graphics and a proprietary, one-of-a-kind multi-screen switching system. Fontastics is operated under the expert technical direction of its founder, Wells.

Mdots is located at 4130 Cahuenga Blvd., Suite # 200, Universal City, California, 91602. For more information, call (818) 753-3600 or visit

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