Industry Finance veteran becomes partner at Atomic Cartoons
VANCOUVER, BC November 8, 2010 – Atomic Cartoons Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Rob Simmons to the company’s executive team. During his years as a finance and business affairs executive in animation, Rob has structured and executed multiple international treaty co-productions and joint ventures for hundreds of episodes of television animation. At Atomic Cartoons, Rob is VP of Finance & Business Affairs, tasked with managing the financial affairs of the company as well as its growing library of intellectual property rights.
“Atomic has a long history of proven creative success in creating, developing and producing. By adding Rob, we’ve shored up our business affairs and finance abilities. This move adds another facet to our business and we are pleased to welcome him into the partnership”, said Trevor Bentley, President, Atomic Cartoons.
“I couldn’t be happier with the new role at Atomic. It’s a perfect situation for me as we look to build on Atomic’s successes. It’s an exciting time in the industry and for Atomic”, said Rob Simmons.
Award-winning Atomic Cartoons is an independent full-service animation studio located in beautiful Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Atomic creates and produces animation for television series, commercials, music videos and features. Atomic Cartoons’ partners Mauro Casalese, Rob Davies, Trevor Bentley and Rob Simmons head up a landmark studio that includes some of Canada’s most creative animators, directors, producers and writers. Adept at multiple genres and animation styles, Atomic Cartoons is recognized internationally as one of the leading animation studios in North America.