Brad has worked in South Africa for almost two decades in the film and television industry. He spent fourteen months at Animal Logic in Australia working as a lighting compositor on 'Legend of the Guardians' and almost a year at Aardman studios in Bristol, U.K. on the Oscar nominated ‘Pirates!, Band of Misfits’, as a Lighting Technical Director. Brad has also worked extensively at Sunrise Studios on several episodes of the successful Jungle Beat animated series. Brad recently completed work on Starz network’s ‘Black Sails’ where he spent six months as part of the VFX team shooting 10 x 1 hour episodes for premium United States broadcast. He has expert knowledge of numerous CGI creation technologies and has designed, built and worked on numerous pipelines with many key clients. Brad is currently involved in several independent short films and CGI projects and enjoys working with a growing network of talented South African freelancers. Brad is based in Cape Town, South Africa.
Nicole commenced her career in advertising in 2000, after completing her Marketing Diploma. Having spent 6 years within the Young & Rubicam/ Hedley Byrne fold, Nicole worked her way up the ranks and went on to join The Firehouse Group, where she served as Client Services Director until April 2009. Nicole was then offered an opportunity to be part of a start up Brand & Communications Agency in Mauritius, where she served as the Advertising Director until the end of 2011. On her return to South Africa, Nicole free-lanced for Salient and Ogilvy Cape Town before joining Thirty Four Degrees, as head of the SAB, Hansa & Redds Accounts Having worked on brands such as ABSA, Standard Bank, Mutual & Federal, Pick ‘n Pay, Shoprite, Scotts (International), Jaguar Cars, British American Tobacco and South African Breweries, Nicole has diversified experience working across multi disciplined brands. She has a natural passion for developing and maintaining client relationships, while assessing client needs and drawing on professional agency resources to fulfil them Nicole’s responsibilities include driving and managing conceptual work from compiling a sound strategy to give direction to the client brief, through to the development of campaigns, with the ultimate goal of delivering a service to the client through a thorough understanding of their business needs.