Industry Employers

  • Live Event Careers
    When originally formed as Laboratorium Wennebostel by Dr. Fritz Sennheiser, his staff of seven scientists began by making millivolt meters for Siemens. Later the Siemens company would ask Sennheiser to start producing microphones, and in 1947 the small shop housed in an...
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    Live Event Careers
    Serino/Coyne is the country’s longest-running advertising agency dedicated solely to live entertainment, with a particular focus on Broadway and touring theatrical productions.
  • Film & TV Careers
    Silvercup Studios is independently owned and operated by brothers Alan and Stuart Suna, and takes its name from the former bakery on which the first shooting stage now sits.  
  • Film & TV Careers
    Skywalker Sound began as a three-man operation: Sprocket Systems, led by George Lucas, Gary Kurtz, and the young Ben Burtt. In 1987, the operation moved to the new Skywalker Ranch with three Academy Awards in tow. It was announced in October 2012 that Walt Disney...
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    Game Careers
    Glen Schofield (creator of Dead Space) and Michael Condrey, both veterans of Visceral Games, founded Sledgehammer Games in 2009. The development studio is a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, located in the San Francisco Bay area.
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    Film & TV Careers
    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.
  • Game Careers
    Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) is the headquarters for all North American operations in support of the PlayStation brand. SCEA employs more than 1,800 people at the Silicon Valley headquarters and three other West Coast studios.
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    Music Careers
    Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, born out of an acquisition of CBS Records Group. At the close of 2010, SME counted more than 30 record labels to its roster.
  • Music Careers
    SoundCloud is free audio streaming social platform that allows users to share, upload, and promote music on blogs, websites, and social networks around the world. Alexander Ljung and Eric Wahlforss launched SoundCloud in 2008. Though headquartered in Berlin, Germany,...
  • Sound Exchange Logo
    Music Careers
    SoundExchange is a non-profit performance rights organization that represents recording artists and copyright owners, collecting and distributing performance royalty fees on their behalf. SoundExchange is the only such organization certified by the Copyright Royalty Board (...
  • Film & TV Careers
    SpotCo is boutique advertising agency in Manhattan that is best-known for their work in designing visual advertising campaigns for Broadway theater (Chicago, Avenue Q, Rent) and touring live productions, but the company founded by Drew Hodges has also produced work for The...
  • Swank Audio Visuals Logo
    Live Event Careers
    P. Ray Swank and his wife Lucille founded Swank Audio Visuals more than 70 years ago. The company initially entered the market as a portable projection service that supplied motion picture entertainment for events. Today, the organization has grown to include a wider...
  • Film & TV Careers
    The cable home for all things science fiction, fantasy, and horror was conceived by Mitchell Rubenstein and Laurie Silvers in 1992 and was originally picked up by USA Networks. The channel, which underwent a rebranding from Sci Fi Channel to Syfy in 2009, has switched hands...
  • Telltale Games
    Game Careers
    Three veterans of the entertainment technology industry, Kevin Bruner, Troy Molander, and Dan Connors, founded Telltale Games in 2004. All are veterans of LucasArts, having worked on such titles as Grim Fandango, Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, and Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance.
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    Game Careers
    Jenova Chen and Kellee Santiago founded thatgamecompany in 2006, after the success of Cloud, their award-winning student game project. TGC considers their products to be “core games,” meant to be universally accessible to serious gamers and non-gamers alike.
  • Film & TV Careers
    The Ant Farm is an award-winning advertising firm that specializes in print and audio-visual advertising for theatrical, video game, broadcast, and home entertainment markets. In 2010, the firm took home a Key Art award for the theatrical trailer of Where the Wild Things...
  • Film & TV Careers
    The Asylum grinds out 10 to 15 films per year. They specialize in straight-to-DVD releases and made-for-TV movies, with more than 300 titles produced thus far by the North American division. 
  • Film & TV Careers
    The Criterion Collection takes film very seriously. The commitment to painstaking restoration to the true intent of the director and cinematographer has made this company’s products among the most cherished reissues of classic films for home audiences.
  • Film & TV Careers
    Jim and Jane Henson founded Muppets, Inc. in 1958. Now known as The Jim Henson Company, a leading innovator of puppetry, animatronics and digital animation, they created the iconic Muppet characters. The Muppet Show debuted in Britain in 1976 and ran for five seasons....
  • Live Event Careers
    The Public Theater was founded by Joseph Papp as the Shakespeare Workshop, and currently resides in the former Astor Library in the East Village. The organization presented the world premiere of the musical Hair and is dedicated to producing new works by emerging artists,...