Savannah , Ga., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ( “Moon River” or “Company”) announced today that it has appointed Jeff Maynard as the Company’s Head of Post Production. In addition to focusing on the Company’s various productions including the upcoming Mara, he will also develop and manage Moon River’s post production unit, which will provide offline editorial, visual effects and finishing and delivery services.
Mr. Maynard is a film industry professional, having served in the capacities of Studio Executive, Producer, Production Manager and Post Supervisor on more than 90 feature films including: THE READER, THE KINGS SPEECH, THE GREAT DEBATORS, and LIMITLESS, to name a few. From 2006 to 2011, Mr. Maynard served as the Senior Vice President of Worldwide Post Production for The Weinstein Company and Dimension Films. Most recently, he was engaged in a similar capacity as a consultant for Relativity Media with an emphasis on emerging technology.
Along with the recent appointments of Dan Grodnik as Head of Studio Operations and Mary Aloe as Head of Packaging, Mr. Maynard joins the team as Moon River prepares to begin production of its 2016 film slate, which is led by the horror genre film, MARA.
About Jeff Maynard
Jeff Maynard is a proficient leader with 18 years of industry experience. He possesses both technical and practical knowledge of physical and post-production, VFX, 3D, 4K, finishing, delivery as well as asset and archive creation and management. He has a proven ability to apply innovative technologies to production, post-production, and delivery workflows and security procedures across departments and vendors resulting in large financial savings. Mr. Maynard’s specialty is in the design and implementation of show-specific workflows. He is skilled at recruiting diverse teams of creative professionals and inspiring them to exceed expectations on demanding projects. Mr. Maynard is a veteran of the U.S. Army.
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