COO Joan Vogelesang has been appointed president of Toon Boom Technologies Inc., replacing Jacques Bilodeau who has left the company. She now takes complete charge of the company's direction and will continue to spearhead sales, marketing and operations, according to Hubert Manseau, chairman of board. Regarding Bilodeu's departure, Manseau said, "The Board of Directors would like to thank Mr. Bilodeau for his past contributions at Toon Boom Technologies and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors."
Based in Montreal, Canada, Toon Boom Technologies (www.toonboomcom) is a leading supplier of 2D animation software for studios and individuals. With a presence in more than 50 countries, Toon Boom Technologies provides a complete suite of high-performance, Web-enabled animation tools and services to creators and producers of 2D animation, including USAnimation (latest version is called OPUS) and Toon Boom Studio. Founded in 1994, Toon Boom Technologies offers a 100% vector-based, resolution independent and 3D multi-layer software system with multi-format output to HDTV, Film, DVD, Imax and Macromedia Flash.