Stomp Out Bullying
We were honored to be approached by the organization Stomp Out Bullying to help get the message across for their annual Blue Shirt Day campaign. This spot was created by combining live action, stop motion, and CG
Suntrust - Banking Anywhere
A fun 2D animation spot for Digitas
Verizon FioS Video Wall Installation
ATABOY IS A CREATIVE STUDIO SPECIALIZING IN BRINGING IDEAS TO LIFE.
USING OUR EXPERTISE IN HIGH END 3D ANIMATION, ILLUSTRATION, DESIGN, STOP MOTION AND LIVE ACTION, WE CAN TAKE AN IDEA FROM CONCEPT TO COMPLETION. WE HAVE EXPERIENCE HANDLING ALL ASPECTS OF PRODUCTION, FOR PROJECTS RANGING FROM COMMERCIALS AND SHORT FILMS, TO NETWORK GRAPHICS OR WEB CONTENT.
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / KAREN HENNEGAN
Karen Hennegan’s advertising career spans over 15 years. Starting out at Berwyn Editorial as an assistant, she quickly worked her way up to Producer. In her next career move, she helped launch Cosmo Street Editorial’s NY office in 2001. In the role of Senior Producer she worked with agencies like BBDO, Arnold, Saatchi, JWT, Lowe, Merkeley and Partners, Chiat Day, DDB, Crispin Porter Bogusky, Cliff Freeman, and many others, servicing clients such as Diet Pepsi, Burger King, Mercedes, and AT&T.
She is now the Executive Producer at Ataboy. When she is not working or tending to her 2 kids, she loves to travel, cook, and run. Perhaps a 5th marathon is in her future.
CREATIVE DIRECTOR / VIKKAL PARIKH
Vikkal Parikh is the award-winning creative director at Ataboy. Born and raised in Mumbai, Vikkal trained as an architect before coming to the U.S. to get his MFA in computer art from Savannah College of Art and Design. He was the art director on MTV’s “Room Raiders,” developing the look of the show during its first two seasons. After that Vikkal freelanced as a designer/animator in New York before joining Red Car in 2006.
In 2009 Vikkal was named creative director of Red Car’s new design/graphics division, Redhead. Clients included Burger King, Puma, HBO, Ad Council, Nickelodeon, Dell, and Verizon Fios. He moved on in 2011 to form Ataboy.
In his free time you can find Vikkal playing for the Hoboken Cricket Club.
JR. MOTION DESIGNER / ZEYNEP AYDOGMUS
The newest member of the Ataboy team, Zeynep Aydogmus, comes to us from Turkey via Savannah College of Art & Design. She was recently shortlisted for Art Directors Club’s Young Guns in the media section. Already Z has contributed immensely to work for CARE, Optimum, and Suntrust.
STUDIO MANAGER / JAMES HOWELL
Prior to joining Ataboy, James worked for four years in post production at Red Car. As an Assistant Editor, he worked on various campaigns for Merkley + Partners, McCann, Grey Worldwide, and Saatchi & Saatchi. James holds a Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies from San Francisco State University, and in early 2012 he produced his first film project, a 1930’s period piece called “A Cool Dark Place”. The film will enter the festival circuit early this summer. He lives in Manhattan with Dashwood, Stephanie, and Everly. Two of them are cats.
SUPER POWERS NYC
Angelina Powers is a musician by heart, and sales person by trade. With over 15 years of sales experience, she has represented every aspect of production and post production, both in-house and for independent firms.
K.C. Gulino joined Super Powers Representation in February of this year. K.C.'s first love is sculpture. Her fine arts background provides a unique foundation for her sales approach and an appreciation for stellar talent.