Paul Abatemarco Named Creative Director of New MPC Creative U.S. Division
Press Release from MPC
(August 9, 2011) – Following the lead of the success of MPC Creative in the London office, which arose out of the increasing number of clients who want to work directly with MPC during the production process, MPC has decided to expand its offerings to the American market.
Paul Abatemarco has signed on as Executive Producer to develop the US Creative division. Abatemarco is an extremely accomplished EP with over 13 years of experience in the live action, VFX, and motion graphic world. He joins the MPC team from Stardust, where he was the Executive Producer for almost four years and integral to Stardust's success in the Production world, responsible for the grooming of in-house directing talent.
Daniel Marsh has been officially signed as the first Director at MPC Creative US. In his role as Lead VFX Supervisor at MPC LA, Marsh has worked on projects for major clients (AT&T, Honda, Chef Boyardee, OWN, Mercedes) and will work in tandem with Abatemarco to focus on pitching, methodologies, calls, and tests for in-house directed projects.
The MPC Creative division complements MPC's core VFX business as well as Digital, Motion Graphics design, Animation and Telecine work.
MPC is a Technicolor company.