UNIT Studios has made two senior hires with ex-Sky Creative Agency, Discovery Channel and 4Creative’s Paul Mortimore named as UNIT’s Managing Director, Creative working alongside Ian Luxford to help expand the business.

UNIT Studios has also hired Jonathan Box as VFX Supervisor. Both start this week.

Adam Luckwell, UNIT Studios founder commented: “UNIT continues to go from strength to strength and I’m thrilled to welcome the arrival of both Paul and Jonathan.  There’s no doubt that their experience will bring a huge amount of value to the future of the business.”

Paul Mortimore, Managing Director, Creative for UNIT Studios added: “I’ve worked with UNIT a huge amount over the years and always been inspired by the work that they do.  I’m delighted to be joining the team and look forward to helping take the studio to the next level.”

Ian Luxford, Managing Director, Studio commented: “Paul’s arrival at UNIT Studios couldn’t have come at a better time.  I’m really looking forward to working with him on broadening UNIT’s service offering and bringing his wealth of experience into the business.”

UNIT Studios’ newly-appointed VFX Supervisor Jonathan Box added: “I’ve been impressed with how Unit has positioned itself and it is consistently producing outstanding work. The chance to work alongside the existing team to help shape it’s a future success is a fantastic opportunity that I’m excited to get stuck into.”

Jon Creamer