MPC NY has hired Jesse Kurnit as head of production. Kurnit has 10 years of production experience, most recently with Transistor Studios. Working closely with managing director Justin Brukman and executive producer Camila De Biaggi, Kurnit will be responsible for overseeing production of all VFX work as well as continuing to build MPC’s client base.
Kurnit has worked across a diverse portfolio of commercial projects from Pepsi campaigns featuring Mariah Carey, Yoda and Alex Rodriguez to various spots for Budweiser‘s iconic Clydesdales and GE‘s “Ecomagination.” He has produced a variety of Super Bowl and Oscar spots, as well as work for the Olympics, MSG and the NFL.
“We’re incredibly excited to have Jesse on board as we head into one of our most exciting creative periods,” said Brukman. “His extensive VFX background and tremendous leadership will be instrumental in ensuring exceptional quality across our work as well as grow our production capabilities.”
“I am thrilled to be joining MPC, a company that year after year raises the global bar for cutting-edge visual effects work,” said Kurnit. “I look forward to continuing this tradition of excellence and pushing the boundaries of our ever-evolving industry.”