(Hollywood, California--October 31, 2011) Frank Salvino has joined CSS Studios as Director of Feature Film Business Development. Salvino will service existing feature film clients and seek to develop new sales for companies within the CSS Studios group, including Soundelux, Todd-AO, Sound One, Modern Music and POP Sound. He will report to Jeffrey Eisner, Senior Vice President, Feature Film and Television Business Development.|
“Having worked with us as a long-time client of CSS Studios, we have come to develop a deep respect and appreciation for Frank’s integrity and his thorough understanding of the post production process,” said Jeffrey Eisner, Senior Vice President of Feature Film and Television Business Development. “Frank’s experience will enhance our ability to respond to evolving workflow requirements in a smarter, more comprehensive way. We are excited to have Frank join our group and we look forward to him continuing to offer his valuable expertise to our community of filmmakers.”
Salvino (left) brings nearly 20 years of experience as a post production supervisor to CSS Studios, including nine years at New Line Cinema where he held the title Vice President, Feature Post Production. He has worked as a freelance post production supervisor for the past two years. His more than two dozen film credits include Hall Pass, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, 17 Again and Pride and Glory.
In his former roles, Salvino worked frequently with Soundelux and Todd-AO. “I have developed a lot of respect for CSS Studios facilities and for the creativity of the artists who work there,” he said. “I am very excited to be working with these great companies.”
Salvino added that he believes that his experience at New Line and elsewhere will provide valuable insight in working with CSS Studios clients. “I know what producers are looking for and I appreciate their concerns,” he said.
Salvino’s background also includes posts with Initial Entertainment Group as Director of Production and LIVE Entertainment as Director of Post Production. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky.
About CSS STUDIOS, LLC
Hollywood, California-based CSS Studios® is a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world’s number one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 180 countries. CSS Studios provides creative post production sound services to major motion picture studios, independent producers, broadcast networks, cable channels, advertising agencies and interactive producers. The services of CSS Studios are marketed under the brand names Todd-AO®, Sound One, Soundelux®, POP Sound®, Modern Music, Soundelux Design Music Group and The Hollywood Edge, with facilities in Los Angeles and New York. With more than 50 years of experience in providing creative sound services and technical solutions, the companies, collectively, have garnered more than 50 Academy Award nominations and won 26 Academy Awards®.