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Good Taste: Christian Remde

A New Year’s resolution changed Christian Remde’s life, but let’s starts at the beginning. Remde spent the first 15 years of his career bouncing from San Francisco to New York to Los Angeles and back again, taking on a delightful mish-mash of jobs ranging from directing corporate spots for companies like Verizon, Blackberry, and Citigroup to designing DVD menus for films including Kill Bill, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, and Finding Nemo.

Smuggler

Smuggler is a production company founded by Patrick Milling Smith and Brian Carmody. Originally developed to produce commercials, Smuggler has expanded to include divisions for film, television, and theater.

Advertising Music Director

From simple jingles to fully orchestrated original compositions, visual advertising is far more impactful when accompanied by a soundtrack. Advertising media companies are hired by clients to contribute original songs to promotional materials and rely on the expertise of music directors to guide production of soundtracks that seamlessly support commercial advertisements and engage audiences.

Jingle Writer

Practiced in the short form of songwriting and an equally adept arranger, the jingle writer is a hired hand that specializes in composing music for advertisements, such as television and radio commercials. Whether exalting the wonders of toothpaste or an airline, this person has a knack for creating an auditory brand that artfully expresses the qualities of a product or company.

Frameworks Storyboards

Frameworks Storyboards is a boutique agency that offers storyboard and production illustration services for commercials, event advertising, music videos, television, and feature films. Artist representatives Chris Henschen and Jennifer Canal helm the company.

Music Screener

Companies that connect songwriters and composers to music supervisors and production companies often enlist the part-time help of music screeners to assist the A&R department in finding suitable compositions to fulfill the needs of entertainment industry clients.

Elias Arts

 

Jonathan Elias, a composer and record producer, founded Elias Associates in 1980. The music and advertising firm later became Elias Arts, responsible for the MTV “Moon Landing” theme, the Columbia Pictures theme, and the unmistakable Yahoo! yodel.

Independent Studio Services

For more than 30 years, Independent Studio Services has specialized in prop rental and custom fabrication for film, television, theater, and music videos. Their extensive list of credits includes work on Avatar, 24, Breaking Bad, Dexter, The Dark Knight, The Hangover, and Lost.

Jingle All the Way: Producer Kenny Segal

On the surface, Los Angeles producer Kenny Segal’s underground credentials seem untouchable: Now 30 years old, Segal experimented with digital music before he could even drive, downloading coders’ proprietary sequencers and graphing them onto rave and drum & bass beats at a time when most people were still learning the term “World Wide Web.” He won a computer engineering scholarship to the University of Southern California and quickly endeared himself to the indie hip-hop community, producing bea

Advertising Music Assistant

Entertainment companies such as motion picture studios, television networks, and game development studios often hire third-party advertising agencies to put together ad packages including trailers, websites, and viral video campaigns to promote the release of a new product. Within these agencies, the advertising music assistant supports the larger staff of the music supervision department in administrative tasks.