Industry Employers

  • Live Nation Entertainment logo
    Live Event Careers
    Live Nation was born out of Clear Channel Communications as a concert promotion company in 2005. The organization expanded its dominance of the live entertainment promotion and marketing industry when it merged with Ticketmaster in 2010.
  • LucasArts
    Game Careers
    Note: It was announced in October 2012 that Walt Disney Company would purchase Lucasfilm for $4 billion. In April 2013, Walt Disney Company announced LucasArts would cease production and development, effectively shuttering the studio. This profile reflects information on...
  • Film & TV Careers
    Producers Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz joined forces as Magical Elves in 2001 to produce Bands on the Run for VH1, and in 2003 the Los Angeles-based duo took over season two of Project Greenlight for HBO. 
  • Maker Studios Logo
    Film & TV Careers
    Maker Studios is a digital production studio that is harnessing the power of YouTube to distribute original web content developed in partnership with creative talent.
  • Marvel Logo
    Film & TV Careers
    The Marvel universe is comprised of more than 8,000 comic book characters, including some of the most iconic figures in popular culture. In 2009, The Walt Disney Company acquired the house that Stan Lee built.
  • Mercury Sound and Lighting Logo
    Live Event Careers
    Mercury Sound and Lighting is a live production services company specializing in audio/visual design and installations for commercial clients.
  • Method Studios Logo
    Film & TV Careers
    Method Studios is an award-winning visual effects group based in Los Angeles, Calif., which serves clients in feature film, television commercials, and game publishing.
  • Mode Studios_thumb
    Film & TV Careers
    Mode Studios is a highly diversified creative media boutique operating out of Seattle, WA, and founded by Bob and Colleen Bonniol. The studio specializes in live and video production and in the design of multimedia solutions.
  • Film & TV Careers
    Italian immigrant Peter Mole and his partners, Elmer Richardson and Fielding Coates, founded Mole-Richardson in 1927 to pursue new techniques and technology in production lighting. One year later, the company introduced its first line of incandescent lighting instruments;...
  • MTV
    Film & TV Careers
    On August 1, 1981, television launched the music video star. Rather than being the death of radio, MTV defined a pop culture generation and has continued to be a trend leader for three decades. The television enterprise invented the VJ, premiered arguably the first reality...
  • Live Event Careers
    The German company was determined to defy the naysayers when it opened in 2006. Told it was impossible to deliver on their promise to find new ways for artists to monetize their music, the company launched the Simfy platform in 2009 and today offers more than 6.2 million...
  • Music Careers
    Muzak derives its name from a combination of the word music with the company name Kodak, which in the 1930s impressed Muzak’s founder with its “high-tech” sound. After 75 years in business, the company holds a music library of nearly 3 million songs, and...
  • Naughty Dog Logo
    Game Careers
    In the late 1980s, the developer that would later become known as Naughty Dog was busy pushing out indie titles from a garage. In 1994, the company began work on the first title in the Crash Bandicoot series for the PlayStation console. Collectively, the four titles in the...
  • NBCUniversal Logo
    Film & TV Careers
    The merger of two giants in the entertainment media industry gave birth in 2004 to the enterprise known as NBCUniversal. Under the new banner, the company owns and operates numerous television networks, motion picture companies, theme parks, and other media properties....
  • NEP Logo_thumb
    Film & TV Careers
    NEP was founded in 1984 by Tom Shelburne and was formerly associated with WNEP-TV in Wilkes-Barre, Penn., prior to the television station’s sale to The New York Times. For more than 20 years, NEP has been a leading international provider of outsourced remote television...
  • Live Event Careers
    NETworks is a theatrical production company with more than 70 national and international tours to its credit. The organization was founded Kenneth Gentry, Seth Wenig, and Scott Jackson.
  • Nintendo Logo_thumb
    Game Careers
    Most famous for video game consoles and characters like Mario and Luigi, Nintendo was originally formed in Japan as a card game company called Nintendo Koppai. Before venturing into the video game industry, the company experimented with numerous other ventures, including a...
  • Optic Nerve
    Film & TV Careers
    Optic Nerve Studios is a special effects company founded by John Vulich and Everett Burrell and is now owned by special effects makeup artist Glenn Hetrick, judge on the debut season of the Syfy competition show Face Off.
  • Music Careers
    Tim Westergren is a Stanford grad, composer, record producer, musician, and the founder of Pandora Media. Along with Will Glaser, Westergren conceived of the Music Genome Project in 1999 to “capture the essence of music at the fundamental level,” and evolved that mission to...
  • Music Careers
    The Brolin family built the Paramount Recording Studios in the late 1960s, in a former Bic pen manufacturing plant. Brian Brolin, brother of actor James Brolin, first attracted attention for his early recording of classmate Ritchie Valens.