Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2010
Jetset Studios (http://www.jetsetstudios.com), a leading Los Angeles digital agency, has announced the appointment of Angie Averitt as Director of Creative Strategies and Business Development. Averitt, formerly of Fox Theatrical Marketing will focus her years of experience in the entertainment industry toward strategically managing business and creative opportunities for the award-winning studio as they expand their reach into original branded content and transmedia projects.
"Angie's extensive interactive experience in both the corporate and entertainment industries makes her an ideal choice," said Russell Scott, founder and CEO of Jetset Studios. Patrick Young, Jetset Studios President, agrees: "We are thrilled to have her complement our team as we aggressively expand into original content creation."
As Director of Creative Strategies and Business Development, Averitt will oversee client relationships and create new partnerships in the entertainment and corporate sector. She will also explore sponsored content opportunities for the company’s original content division.
"This is the dawn of the content revolution," says Averitt. "Jetset Studios has done groundbreaking original work and I look forward to creating exciting new opportunities for us as we continue to grow."
Averitt's wealth of creative and business development experience spans the interactive and brand entertainment industries. Prior to joining Jetset Studios, Averitt produced and developed comprehensive and strategic digital and mobile campaigns for Twentieth Century Fox’s Domestic Theatrical releases including Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, Wolverine, The Day The Earth Stood Still, What Happens In Vegas, and Marley and Me. Prior to Fox, Averitt served as associate producer for Emjag Productions at New Regency.
Jetset Studios has created original video, online campaigns, ARGs and branding strategies for Sony Pictures, Warner Brothers Pictures, The Walt Disney Company, Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures, 20th Century Fox, TNT, FX and NBC. Jetset Studios serves as writer/director/producer Judd Apatow’s online creative agency of choice, having produced viral features and websites for Funny People, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Step Brothers, Superbad, The 40 Year-Old Virgin, Talladega Nights, and Knocked Up. Other studio projects include The Hangover, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Obsessed, Tropic Thunder (2009 Webby Award Honoree), Bee Movie, Alvin & The Chipmunks, and Zombieland.
For more information on the company, please visit http://www.jetsetstudios.com.
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