At DropDrop Studios we focus on the authentic narrative behind every Brand. This is what drives our creative team and inspires all of our content creation. When collaborating with clients, we engender an environment of exploration that is both simple and fun. Our aim is to produce a signature product, every time.
The dominance of video has taken content marketing by storm. The digital era is now overcome with simplifying Brand expression through visual storytelling. Over 52% of lead marketing professionals claim that video is the best tool in the kit for ROI. Thus, it is no small wonder that 64% of marketers expect video to lead-the-charge of their strategies in the near future.
As motion graphics continues to evolve rapidly, with design software and tools becoming more accessible, the need for scope and complexity from the artist is increasing. Visual expectations have grown significantly as the expansive world of motion design continues to increase and flood the marketplace with portfolios and project-reels. Our goal is to treat each animation, graphic or visual effect like a painting, engaging all attributes of sight.
Creating original music for your Brand, campaign or ad will bolster your messaging and inspire your viewers. Music is loved by several billion people globally, it’s the world’s greatest passion. This is why if you get it right, it can be that finishing touch that produces real marketing results and authentic engagement.
DropDrop Studios began in 2007 as a leading Motion Graphics post-production house. We quickly expanded into Video Production working with high-profile clients such as Verizon, AT&T, Amway, Caterpillar, and more. Since then we have grown into a full creative studio combining the forces of high end video production, trail-blazing motion graphics, and custom music.
Zac oversees the overall leadership of the team, along with planning and execution of the long-term strategic vision. Along with Zac's business management background, he also brings a decade's worth of production experience as an accomplished Writer & Director with numerous films to his credit. Often referred to as the eternal optimist, Zac is all about inspiring a collaborative and fun culture, pushing everyone to improve their craft and get the best results.
Cass is the company's pioneer, and leads the team through his thirst for emerging markets. Cass oversees our internal marketing team and has a strong passion for helping our customers expand their online footprint. Being a Musician & Sound Engineer for over twenty years, paired with his decade in Editing & Motion Graphics, Cass is a Post-Production dynamo across the board. Courageous and unflinching are his modes of operation, driving our creative team to blaze new trails and enjoy the ride.
Lisa is our internal operations architect. Monitoring financials, writing policy and streamlining all-things-process is the name of her game. With her decade of experience as an Engineer, she doesn't miss any details. Always abreast to changing trends, Lisa leads the team through best business practices, ensuring we always do what is right. With numerous films as Producer and Actress in her repertoire, Lisa is also a well-rounded creative. She's not just all business, folks.
Craig is a master of the image. His background in darkroom photography and ten years of shooting a diverse range of Film & Commercial Video brings great breadth of wisdom to every job. As a collaborator, he is a Director's dream, with an uncanny ability to adopt and realize every vision. His passion for Industry Standards, while pushing for innovation, results in a well-balanced, craft-centered value system. As our Branding guru, Craig brings the same level of tenacity to our quality guarantee for every project. It's all in the results.
Zane started as an intern at DropDrop, helping in multiple Production & Post-Production roles. His penchant for learning new software, and tireless amount of hours staring at a screen, paved the way for him to become one of our signature motion graphic artists. Zane began animating in 6th grade, with his own weekly segment called "Zaney Moments." As the saying goes, some passions start young.
Michael is a natural born research junkie. If he doesn’t know something, he loves to learn. With a passion for all things filmmaking since he was in 6th grade, Michael is no stranger to production, having had his hand in multiple roles on set. As a traveler, he has probably seen more of the world than the DropDrop team combined. With a diverse palette for ethnic foods, Michael is highly cultured, but a truly humble fellow at heart. Most of all, he just loves to learn about people, and help in any way he can.
Andy has been a long time collaborator, and originally a Michigan native. During his Graduate Program at Columbia University, we had the privilege of partnering up with Andy on a few award-winning projects, including MOTHS which was a semi-finalist for a Student Academy Award 2015. Since completing his MFA, Andy has been overseeing our New York office, and continues to bring strategic vision to our commercial and narrative work on the East Coast.