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Facilities 50 2011 Back to Reports & survey Listing

41 FACTORY
www.factory.uk.com
54/55 Margaret Street, London, W1W 8SH
t 020 7580 5810 e ingrid@factory.uk.com

Mds/Facility managers/Customer services Lisette Nice, Ingrid Janssen-Armstrong, Anthony Moore Genres ads, corporate Credits Stella Artois viral and corporate, Audi ad, Sony Music Entertainment corporate promo Services audio (5.1, Foley, ADR), vfx (2d, 3d, animation), editing Turnover £2m
KIT 56th PRODUCER – TURNOVER 34th PEER –

42 WAM LONDON
www.wamlondon.co.uk
81 Whitfield Street, London, W1T 4HG
t 020 7255 5222 e bookings@wamlondon.co.uk

Facility manager James Lamb Customer services James Lamb, Caroline Brodrick Genres ads Credits Ads for Toyota, Kellogg’s Special K and Visa Services audio (5.1. Foley, ADR), vfx (2d,3d), editing, DVD, camera hire, TV studios Turnover £2m
KIT 57th= PRODUCER – TURNOVER 34th= PEER –

43 PLATFORM POST PRODUCTION
www.platformpp.tv
6 D’Arblay Street, London, W1F 8DN
t 020 7287 6766 e david.tasker@platformpp.tv

Mds David Tasker, Simon Cruse, John Cryer Facility manager Vicky Boyens, Andy Oakie Customer services David Tasker Genres TV, corporate Credits Horrible Histories, Heston’s Feasts promo, Relic: Guardians of the Museum, Stephen Fry’s 100 Greatest Gadgets promo Services audio (5.1), grading (4k), vfx (2d, 3d), editing Turnover £1.7m
KIT 42nd PRODUCER – TURNOVER 40th PEER 24th=

44 LOLA POST PRODUCTION
www.lola-post.com
14-16 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 8QW
t 020 907 7878 e info@lola-post.com

Md Grahame Andrew Creative director Rob Harvey Head of production Michelle Martin Genres TV, film Credits Richards Hammond’s Journey to the Centre of the Planet, Richard Hammond’s Journey to the Bottom of the Ocean Services vfx (2d, 3d, animation) Turnover £2m
KIT 64th= PRODUCER – TURNOVER 34th= PEER –

Boutique vfx studio Lola, which set up at the start of the noughties, focuses on vfx for TV. Its credits over the last year include the BBC’s vfx-heavy two-part Richard Hammond fronted Journey to… series. 2011 has been “OK – the first half was quieter than the second half,” says md Grahame Andrew. A key challenge has been dealing with clients’ increasingly demanding expectations. “Clients expect more; more shots, more content, more complexity, with budgets the same or sometimes less”.

45 THE JOINT
www.thejoint.tv
Wedgwood Mews, 12-13 Greek Street, London, W1D 4BA t 020 7734 1674 e sarah@thejoint.tv

Md Sarah Mackay Facility manager Irene Waireri Customer Services Sarah Mackay, Irene Waireri Genres TV Credits NME Awards, Tour of the Universe-Depeche Mode, Video Killed the Radio Star Services audio (5.1), grading (4k), vfx (2d, 3d, animation), editing Turnover £1.5m
KIT 43rd= PRODUCER 41st= TURNOVER 45th= PEER –

46 RAPID PICTURES
www.rapidpictures.co.uk
21-25 Goldhawk Road, London, W12 8QQ t 020 8743 8053 e elouise@rapidpictures.co.uk

Mds Jim Nichols, Brian Marshall Facility manager Ben Plumb Customer services Elouise Carden Bell Genres TV Credits Queen Days of our Lives, Driving Academy, Operation Mincemeat Services audio (5.1, ADR), grading (HD), editing, DVD, Blu-ray Turnover £1.6m KIT 53rd= PRODUCER 47th= TURNOVER 42nd PEER –

“We’ve greatly increased and diversified our client base and have worked on some really interesting programmes,” says Rapid’s Elouise Carden Bell. A high-end grading suite is planned for 2012 to “enable us to entertain high-end projects.”

47 STORM HD
www.stormhd.tv
15 Monmouth street, London, WC2H 9DA
t 020 7497 1515 e info@stormhd.tv

Mds Tim Wheeler, Paul Ingvarsson Facility manager/Customer services Gail Roberts Genres TV, corporate Credits Penn & Teller: Fool Us, Arena: George Martin, Dispatches: Undercover Hospital Services audio (5.1, Foley, ADR), grading (4k), editing, DVD
Turnover £1.12m
KIT 61st= PRODUCER 20th= TURNOVER 54th PEER –

48 AZIMUTH
www.azimuth.tv
26 D’Arblay Street, London, W1F 8EL
t 020 7440 3440 e production@azimuth.tv

Md Neil Hatton Customer services Liz Rippin, Asha McClean Genres TV, corporate Credits promos for Discovery, BBC Worldwide and ITV Creative, Local Heroes, TGI Friday’s 25th Anniversary film Services audio (5.1, Foley, ADR), grading (HD), vfx (2d, 3d), editing, DVD, Blu-Ray Turnover £1.1m
KIT 36th= PRODUCER 30th= TURNOVER 55th= PEER –

49 EXPOSURE
www.exposurepost.co.uk
37-38 Newman Street, London, W1T 1QA
t 020 7436 1200 e bookings@exposurepost.co.uk

Mds Susan Jones, Paul Jones Facility manager Susan Jones Customer services Kerry Prager Genres TV, ads, corporate Services audio (5.1, Foley, ADR), grading (4k), vfx (2d, 3d), editing, DVD, Blu-ray Turnover £1.25m
KIT 39th= PRODUCER 41st= TURNOVER 49th PEER –

50 BRAVO POST PRODUCTION
www.bravopost.co.uk
22 Great Marlborough Street, London, W1F 7HU
t 020 7287 7811 e bookings@bravopost.co.uk

Md Tracey Bravo Company Directors Maria Symeou Customer services Eva Astreinidou Genre corporate, ads, TV Credits Bentley Continental GT launch, Flip Commercials, Swarovski promos Services grading (2k), vfx (2d, 3d, animation), editing, DVD, Blu-ray, camera hire, TV studios Turnover £650k
KIT 46th= PRODUCER 10th= TURNOVER 65th= PEER –

Much admired by its clients, this corporate-focused boutique had some “very interesting work” in 2011, but, admits md Tracey Bravo, “it’s been quite tough.” The plan for 2012 is to grow the company’s graphics department to fulfil demand for its vfx and design services.

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