(Hollywood, California--October 24, 2013) Todd-AO today announced that the company has significantly extended its relationship with three-time Academy Award-winning Re-recording Mixer Mike Minkler.
“Mike Minkler is a remarkably talented Re-recording Mixer, with a strong passion for excellence in sound,” said David F. Alfonso, the owner of TODD-SOUNDELUX. “A consummate professional, who has helped shaped some of the most spectacular soundtracks ever created, Mike is working at the very top of his game. We have the ultimate respect for his work, and we did not hesitate to take the opportunity to make sure Mike will continue to be a strong creative force at Todd-AO for years to come.”
“In an industry experiencing a significant period of consolidation and change, Todd-AO remains a place of stability, a clear vision for the future, and a company focused on bringing together an amazing community of creative talent,” said Mike Minkler. “Having spent a long career in this business, I respect and appreciate companies with an uncompromising demand for excellence in all areas of its business, as is clearly the case under Todd-AO’s new ownership. More importantly, I want to work in an environment where creative talent is respected and are considered partners in the company’s success. I very much look forward to continuing my tenure at Todd-AO, and supporting the company’s strategic vision as part of its creative team.”
Minkler has received 11 Academy Award nominations, including three wins for “Black Hawk Down”
(2003), and “Dreamgirls”
(2007). Minkler’s recent credits include “The Fifth Estate,”
and “Django Unchained.”
Hollywood, California-based TODD-SOUNDELUX is a leading independent provider of creative post production sound and music services to the audiovisual content industry. For more than half a century, the companies of TODD-SOUNDELUX, including Todd-AO, Soundelux, POP Sound, Modern Music, Soundelux Design Music Group, and The Hollywood Edge, have brought together some of the world’s most accomplished sound professionals to deliver a full range of creative sound services to every major motion picture studio in Hollywood, working with some of the most iconic filmmakers of our time, as well as a wide variety of notable emerging filmmakers. The companies, collectively, have garnered more than 54 Academy award nominations and won 23 Academy Awards. For more information, please visit http://www.toddsoundelux.com