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Will Stern

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Will started his career at MTV becoming a Assistant Producer. Following this he freelanced for several production companies and worked for the BBC on projects as diverse as Janet Street Porter’s walking series, The Windrush gala concert and Music live at Cream.

 

Will then became Business Director at Skaramoosh, an award winning animation / design company.

 

Will and Ceri then set up their first venture hoohah. This was set up specifically to help TV producers understand the world of digital content creation and to help digital, full service agencies and brands understand the world of long form content creation.

 

Following the sale of hoohah in 2009, Will and Ceri started Dacapo.

 

Ceri Passmore

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Ceri spent 7 years as Producer and on-air Manager at MTV where she worked extensively on channel rebrands, sponsorship, global and pan-european image campains. Following that, Ceri spent 4 years heading up the design department at Skaramoosh, delivering brand identity, titles and promotions for corporate brands and broadcasters.

 

Ceri combines her design background and experience in overseeing the delivery of projects with her extensive network of talent, to ensure the highest production values are delivered on brief.

 

Natasha Allen

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Tash has over sixteen years’ digital agency experience working on UK, European and global projects. Tash’s experience overseeing delivery of projects brings a solid understanding of the project lifecycle, creative process and  project management methodologies.

 

Specific experience in projects covering: site development, content management, online advertising, application and eCRM.

 

Previous roles include: Producer at Realtime and EHS Brann, Head of Production at Euro RSGC 4D. Alongside her expert knowledge and experience in web development process and technologies, she also successfully built teams from ground up.

 

More recently Tash worked at Digitas where she was a senior Project Manager working across P&G projects including the build and European rollout of large dot com builds.

 

Whilst at Digitas, Tash was also responsible for setting up a new resourcing infrastructure for the agency, it’s rollout across the business and sourcing key personnel.

 

Paul Dunkley

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Within Paul’s 16 year career in design and creative direction, he has worked as a designer based in Olslo for digital agency Telenor and Neo Interaktiv, worked at MTV relaunching the UK channel as well as the design and launch of Trevor Nelson’s MTV Base.

 

He has directed and overseen numerous projects for Discovery Channel, Channel 4 / E4, Cartoon Network and ESPN to name a few.

 

Paul has a particular passion for  film and is also involved in the creation of title design and motion graphics for many films, independent and commercial: Death Proof (Quentin Tarantino) and In Brugge (Martin McDonagh) to name a few.

 

Paul is currently working on brand design and graphics for a number of our clients.

 

John Shaw

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John headed up the development of Viacom’s first IPTV, mobile and interactive TV products including the Bafta winning Wimblepong! He also chaired their Global Technology Committee establishing video content standards, infrastructure to support International multi-platform delivery & asset, channel and rights management configurations. More recently he has delivered new build broadcast facilities and media management and distribution solutions for International content owners.

 

Current projects include cross-platform video content workflow, business intelligence around video analytics and the creation of content monetisation opportunities and partnerships for content owners.