(San Francisco, California--April 17, 2014) Bonfire Labs has continued to grow its in-house capabilities, adding three new hires to accommodate burgeoning client demand and enhance its staff infrastructure. Executive Producer Tim Pries, Producer John Hunt and Designer Judy Leung have all joined Bonfire, adding experience, creativity and talent to an already impressive Bonfire team.
Executive Producer Tim Pries joins Bonfire Labs as a familiar face, having worked with many of the Bonfire crew throughout his career. The most recent collaboration came as a client while at Google's Brand Studio, where he was an EP of the tech giant's newly launched arm of Marketing. Prior to his position there, Pries served as an EP at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners' post/motion division, eLevel. There he worked alongside several Bonfire alums where they created work for clients including: TDAmeritrade, Chevy, Sprint, HP, Adobe, Cisco, YouTube, NBA and Comcast. Pries began his career at the San Francisco based VFX studio, Radium, another hotbed of talent who found their way to Bonfire.
Producer John Hunt brings a wealth of production experience to Bonfire, coming off of eight seasons as a live-action producer on the Discovery Channel's MythBusters
. Prior to that, John honed his storytelling skills working on the Emmy Award-winning legal drama The Practice
, as well as shows on FOX, Animal Planet, and Australia's Nine Network. He has been a presenter on educational programming at the National Science Teachers Association Conference, and produced digital media for Discovery in partnership with General Electric.
Designer Judy Leung is accomplished in multiple design disciplines, ranging from graphic design and typography through to photo color correction and retouching. Leung previously worked with the Pacifica Chamber of Commerce, Hyphen Magazine
and was a Team Lead for Minted
"We are pleased to add these uniquely talented individuals to the roster of talent already at Bonfire Labs," said Jim Bartel, Bonfire Labs' Managing Director. "Each of them will make a valuable contribution as we continue to leverage our unique position in the industry."
ABOUT BONFIRE LABS
Bonfire Labs is a Creative Content Agency focused on ideation, motion design, user experience and live-action production. The company boasts a unique capability, combining leadership in concept as well as project execution, with a solid foundation in technology. This results in exceptional content creation from beginning to end. Clients include Google, Apple, Facebook, Ricoh, Salesforce, LinkedIn, Motorola and Sony.