Toronto-based TOPIX/Mad Dog, a computer graphics and animation facility, has signed New York-based Richard Fink and The Richard Fink Agency to head East Coast sales. Specialists in character animation, special effects, film titling, type and broadcast design, TOPIX creates photo-realistic, computer-generated animation for the advertising, feature film, broadcast and music video industries. At the same time TOPIX's post-production arm, Mad Dog, is one of Canada's leaders in the high-end post industry, using inferno* and flame*. Also on The Richard Fink Agency roster are commercial production companies Stink (London, England), Gotham Central (New York, New York), director Lori Hoeft (Los Angeles, California), music and sound design company Primal Scream (Los Angeles, California) and editorial company Blu (New York, New York). Of the new association Fink stated, "They promised me a Wayne Gretzky autographed hockey stick and a pair of tickets to the Stanley Cup finals if I repped them. I couldn't refuse!"