New York/Los Angeles/San Francisco based production company and content creation studio, BODEGA signs Mary Knox, Shauna Seresin, and James Bartlett of Minerva X Mr. Bartlett to represent BODEGA Animation on the East Coast. BODEGA’s animation roster includes Dave Anderson, Will Barras, Julien Bisaro, Sylvain Chomet, COLAB, Kirk Hendry, Cris Wiegandt, Unomas, and Woodwork, all of whom are part of London based HU_SH, as well as Daniel Cohen, Ken Duncan, IAMSTATIC, Haley Morris, Mr Wonderful, and Alon Ziv.
“Mary, Shauna, and James are the perfect team to represent BODEGA Animation. They understand animation and the ever increasing creative role it plays in today's storytelling focused media landscape,” says BODEGA Animation EP Bill Hewes.
Mary and Shauna have 30 years combined-experience representing talent to agencies, and direct-to-brand. Prior to launching Minerva, Mary served as Managing Director for Smoke & Mirrors and was a member of the AICP’s Digital Board for 6 years. Shauna comes from Head of Sales at Amber Music, and was a Producer at CHI & Partners (now called The & Partnership) and Smoke & Mirrors, both in London, before that. Earlier this year Minerva partnered with James Bartlett and his representation company Mr. Bartlett. James has worked in business development for over 15 years, including tenures at Framestore, The Sweet Shop, and Animal Logic.
Mary Knox notes, “We are thrilled to be working with both the great talent at BODEGA and the full service production and post resources Bill Hewes and the rest of his team provide.”
Pictured from left to right: Mary Knox, Shauna Seresin, James Bartlett.