NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Louis-Philippe Cavallo has been named CFO of CreativeDrive, effective immediately, CreativeDrive CEO Paul Price announced today.
"Louis-Philippe brings a broad and deep background in the financial management of marketing services and production operations to CreativeDrive. His leadership experience with top global holding companies such as WPP and Havas will be a valuable addition at this stage in our growth," Price said, noting CreativeDrive is looking to "further diversify our revenue from additional services such as our growing motion production business, social content and digital production while experiencing continued growth in our photography business as seen in recent wins like Ulta and ASICs."
For the past year Cavallo was corporate controller at Dataminr, the leading real-time information discovery company that transforms real-time data from Twitter and other public sources into actionable signals, identifying the most relevant information in real-time for clients in Finance, the Public Sector, News, Corporate Security and Crisis Management.
Prior to Dataminr, Cavallo was managing partner/controller of GroupM where he joined after seven years at Havas North America as CFO and head of Shared Services. In that role at Havas, he managed a team of 35, leading financial planning and analysis supporting the global and regional CEO and CFO while providing local support for the Paris based Executive Board. Earlier in his career he was with JCDecaux, working first in Paris as International Controller and then in New York as Controller.
"Throughout my career I have always delighted in driving change and building common goals whether that be part of reengineering a global organization or the management of a startup. I look forward to the days ahead with Paul, the team and partnering with Sandbox Studio, OneKreate, Totem Digital and Dune Studios," Cavallo said.
CreativeDrive is a technology enabled digital content creation network headquartered in New York with four specialist studios in 15 locations throughout the U.S. In addition, Creative Drive also has entered into a partnership with W.Studio in Asia.The company offers integrated creative content production services, including content strategy, photography, motion and digital content creation powered by an integrated software platform enabling production at any scale without compromising creative standards. The company's client base is extensive and includes global and nationally recognized brands and retailers in all major categories as well as their e-commerce operations. CreativeDrive manages a portfolio of creative services studios including Sandbox Studio, OneKreate, Totem Digital, and Dune Studios. These branded creative teams work with their clients from their respective studios as well as directly on-site at client campuses and distribution facilities.
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