Northern Lights Adds Editor/Designer Brandon Beck to Creative Roster

Jun 01, 2010, 07:30 ET from Northern Lights

NEW YORK, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Lights adds accomplished editor/designer Brandon Beck to its expanding creative roster.

Having just finished a launch campaign for USA's new original series "Covert Affairs," and prior a 14 spot campaign for which included a spot that aired during this year's Super Bowl, Brandon brings an impressive body of spots for Hewlett Packard, General Motors, Toyota, Benjamin Moore, The Robin Hood Foundation, USA Network, VH1 and HBO.  Also an accomplished designer and time-lapse photography expert, Brandon has recently created graphics packages for IFC and AMC, and spots for Lincoln and Hyundai.

"Brandon's skills complement perfectly the style and philosophy behind the work our clients entrust to us at Northern Lights, and our sister companies Mr. Wonderful and Bodega," says Littman.  "Each spot on his reel is carefully crafted and speaks to the viewer in an artful way," adds Gioiella.

"I've been freelancing since 2004 and Northern Lights was the first place where I felt a partnership with the company," Beck commented. "The artists here are interested in making great content and pushing their abilities and creativity.  The environment of collaboration between editorial, audio, graphics and production really fosters this."

Brandon is currently cutting a HIV awareness PSA directed by Jeffrey Karoff of Backyard Productions, which he also contributed his time-lapse photography skills to.


Northern Lights is a boutique that edits, finishes, mixes, designs and creates visual effects for commercials, TV shows, Webisodes and movies. We're staffed by 25 talented editors and artists.  Since launching in 1995, we've found innovative ways to tell stories and interpret footage. Our work includes commercial campaigns for Continental Airlines, General Mills cereals and US Bank. Promos for "Burn Notice," "White Collar" and others that have helped make USA the nation's number one cable network. And Emmy winning audio work for The History Channel.  As well as award winning short and feature films. As a result, we're always growing. In fact, the Inc. 500 named us one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S.


Mr. Wonderful is an award winning motion graphics shop specializing in design, production and animation. Launched in 2005, they most recently completed the show open for "The Colbert Report" on Comedy Central, and the 2010 season launch of IRL on Versus.


Bodega originates ideas and handles all aspects of production.  We specialize in irreverent advertising, bold promotion, and gripping long-form.  Our unique studio model boasts award-winning writers, producers, directors, editors, designers, animators, mixers and composers who all share a genuine passion in what they do.  The result is a collaborative and multidisciplinary approach to making creative content.  Recent projects include spots for "Tool Academy" on VH1, the launch of "White Collar" for USA, and up-fronts for The Cooking Channel and Nick.

SOURCE Northern Lights