(Hollywood, California--March 10, 2014) Post production sound company TODD-SOUNDELUX today announced that Supervising Sound Editor and Sound Designer Rob Sephton has joined the organization.
Sephton, whose credits include “Remember the Titans;” “Spirited Away;” “The Smurfs;” “Pearl Harbor”
most recently completed work on “The Smurfs 2” for director Raja Gosnell.
Prior to joining TODD-SOUNDELUX, Sephton worked as a Supervising Sound Editor at Sony Pictures, and spent 15 years at Walt Disney Studios, where he also served in the operational leadership for that company’s post production sound department.
“Rob Sephton is a wonderfully talented sound professional with great creative instincts and a lot of experience dealing with highly complex and demanding projects,” said Kevin O’Connell, who, in addition to working as a Re-recording Mixer at TODD-SOUNDELUX, also serves as the company’s Chief Creative Officer. “The team at TODD-SOUNDELUX is in the middle of a highly dynamic process to evolve as a talent-friendly and client-centric post production sound company, and the creative community is showing a great deal of interest in what is happening here. Rob’s decision to join our group is a meaningful development, suggesting that we are taking the right steps in our efforts to build a strong group of creative talent, and stake out a continued leadership position in our industry for many years to come.”
“We are very pleased to warmly welcome Rob Sephton to our team of talented artists,” said Kimberly Jimenez, Senior Vice President of Sound Editorial Services for TODD-SOUNDELUX. “We are actively seeking to attract and retain the finest creative talent in the business, and continuing to lead as the destination-of-choice for content creators working across all media platforms.”
"My career, first as a musician and later as a designer of sound, has been shaped and influenced by a number of kind, gifted and generous artists,” said Rob Sephton. “One of the transformative experiences in my life was meeting Kevin O’Connell, who provided me a Master Class on how to be a better sound artist. Kevin is an inspirational leader, and his decision to help lead TODD-SOUNDELUX sends an important message to our community about the magnitude and credibility of the evolution currently underway at this iconic company. The company’s vision for where our business is headed – and how to position TODD-SOUNDELUX at the forefront of the coming revolution – is an enlightened one. I have found a deep respect for this group, and I knew I wanted to be a part of it.”
Hollywood, California-based TODD-SOUNDELUX is a leading independent provider of creative post production sound services to content creators. For more than half a century, TODD-SOUNDELUX has brought together some of the world’s most accomplished sound professionals to deliver a full range of creative sound services to some of the most iconic content creators of our time. The company has garnered 55 Academy award nominations and won 23 Academy Awards. For more information, please visit http://www.toddsoundelux.com