Creative director Jason Guerrero has joined Chicago-based production studio, RADAR. Guerrero will direct commercial and broadcast projects, part of the studio’s premiere directorial line-up. Along with RADAR’s Steven Gray, Guerrero will oversee the studio’s production, post, visual effects and animation factions as creative director.
Guerrero has experience in visual effects, animation and concept collaboration. He has built his career freelancing with some of the best agencies and studios in the advertising and production industries including MassMarket, Psyop and MA3 Agency.
“We’re excited to have Jason join RADAR,” executive producer Graham Gangi said. “Jason’s work as a creative director is a natural evolution for RADAR and his amazing eye for cinematic live action, combined with emotional visual effects, will also be an invaluable addition to our roster of directors.”
Guerrero has partnered as a creative director with agencies and studios throughout New York, and he has held posts with studios including Tronic Studio, Hurd Studios, GoldRun, Absolute Post, Sub Rosa and Antebellum.
“My role with RADAR as a director is a momentous milestone in my career,” Guerrero said. “I’m eager to focus on directing and equally thrilled to collaborate with Steven Gray and the rest of the RADAR team.”
Guerrero has led teams of artists in visual effects, animation, interactive design and large-scale installation work. His other notable distinctions and client work include the Siggraph Electronic Theater, the HBO Comedy Film Festival, Audemars Piguet, Johnson & Johnson, General Electric, Lacoste, Couture Fashion Week, the Upright Citizen’s Brigade and the New York Neofuturist.
“I couldn’t be more excited about carrying out relevant ideas and leveraging my experience at RADAR,” Guerrero said. “I look forward to contributing to the creative future of a company with so many talented resources at its disposal.”