We’re are excited to have Erik represent the Studio in North America during this exciting period of global growth for the company. His deep digital business experience and network of influence will be a great asset to our executive team.
(PRWEB) December 03, 2015
WPP’s award winning Ars Thanea, a European based global CGI Studio, today announced the appointment of Erik Semmelhack to the company’s senior leadership as Global Senior Vice President, Strategic Growth. Erik is tasked with launching Ars Thanea’s presence in North America and driving strategic growth in the U.S. market.
“We’re are excited to have Erik represent the Studio in North America during this exciting period of global growth for the company,” says Peter Jaworowski, Founding Partner and Executive Creative Director. “His deep digital business experience and network of influence will be a great asset to our executive team.”
Semmelhack will focus on driving awareness and implementing a go-to market strategy for the Studio in the US as well as build and lead a New York City office that will support existing and new clients from across the North America. Erik joins Ars Thanea with 20-plus years of digital strategy, marketing and business development experience. His past agency experience includes Siegel + Gale, Red Sky Interactive, Agency.com and Vertic. Erik also has decade of experience building startups as Co-Founder and EVP of Major League Gaming, the worlds leading eSports media company as well as Founding Partner of Ted Steel Entertainment, a Brooklyn based digital and broadcast content studio.
Ars Thanea is a CGI Production Studio founded in 2007. The company is a part of SYZYGY Group (WPP) and specializes in content production, CGI and animation. Ars Thanea received numerous international and domestic awards including Cannes Lions, Effie, One Show, AdFest, PromaxBDA, DMMA On-line Star, World Luxury Festival to name a few. The company was also listed on at TOP 10 Talent list created by Adweek. For more information, contact the NYC office at 225 Broadway, 40th Flr, New York, NY 10007. Phone +1.646.757.5317
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