CollegeForTN.org gets "Frantic"
Post-Production wrapped on “Frantic”, a :30 spot for CollegeForTN.org dedicated to helping parents and students better prepare for college. Marius Penczner served as Director/DOP. The spot was shot entirely with the Canon 5D Mark 2 using a combination of live-action, on location green screens and computer-generated effects.
Penczner featured on Cinemek site
Cinemek, maker of the G35 35mm adapter and the new Hitchcock storyboard software, highlighted Marius Penczner as a featured DP. “The G35 is the most organic and easy to use 35mm adapter on the market” said Penczner. “Its rugged build and durability make it a tool that DPs can count on to work when needed and outperform expectations.”
"Interchange Able" makes front page of American Banker
The national debate about credit card reform continues to heat up regarding unfair “interchange” fees and their harmful effects on retail businesses. And our “Interchange Able” cartoon strip, produced by Penczner Media and famed illustrator BK Taylor, is also receiving its share of national attention being featured on the cover of a recent issue of American Banker.
7-Eleven petition campaign tops one million signatures
In communities across America, 7-Eleven store owners and operators are undertaking an unprecedented, million-signature plus petition campaign calling on Congress to reform unfair and excessive credit card transaction fees . Some 6,300 7-Eleven® franchisees, licensees and store operators in the U.S. are working to change the way credit card companies’ do business with retailers across the country and are taking their beef to the street – or in this case to their counters and customers. Produced with preliminary design and creative support from Penczner Media, the campaign reached the million mark just a few weeks after its launch and is now estimated to top 3 million signatures by the time it wraps up on August 10.
Juice Plus+ DVDs go international
The highly popular “Next Best Thing” promotional DVD for Juice Plus+ has gone international being translated and dubbed for audiences in Spain, Italy and Netherlands. Penczner Media is proud to be a part of the national, and now international, success this exciting product is having as it expands into countries throughout Europe and Asia.
Boys & Girls Clubs win 2 Telly Awards
The Boys & Girls Clubs "Storms of Life" and "Numbers" videos, produced by Penczner Media, have won two Bronze awards in the Charitable/Not For Profit and Fundraising categories in the 30th annual Telly Awards. Hyun Cho, PR director for the Boys & Girls Clubs said “First, I would like to thank Jay Martin for his vision and execution to make it all possible. Second, I would like to thank the Penczner Media production team for producing such a great marketing tool for us. Lastly, I would like to recognize the people who participated in the "casting" to share their thoughts and experiences about the Boys & Girls Clubs. There were about 13,000 annual entries from the largest agencies, organizations and production companies around the world in this year’s Telly awards.
DLC tribute featuring Prime Minister Tony Blair
Nearly a quarter century after founding the Democratic Leadership Council, Al From was honored at a retirement gala that featured a video produced by Penczner Media that highlighted his remarkable contributions to the Democratic Party, American politics, and global efforts to modernize the progressive tradition. President Bill Clinton headlined the event, which included speeches by Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, the Honorable Tom Vilsack, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (Md.), and DLC Chair Harold Ford, Jr.
Juice Plus+ releases national campaign produced by Penczner Media
With production in 6 US cities, a new promotional DVD titled “The Next Best Thing” produced by penczner media for Juice Plus+ was screened before an enthusiastic audience of 6000 at the company’s latest national conference before being released on the web. To see the campaign, visit www.juiceplus.com
UnfairCreditCardFees.com launches historic media cartoon campaign
Unfaircreditcardfees.com launched a one-of-a-kind print media campaign focusing on the daily challenges faced by Congressional staffer, Randy Able as he struggles with the credit card interchange issue. The strip is being brought to life by renowned artist/illustrator, BK Taylor, art director Jay Ragsdale with creative design from penczner media.
Penczner works with Political Winery on “inaugural” webmercial
Using a combination of rear projection and macro photography, penczner media worked with Chris Trebilcock & The Political Winery’s marketing team on their first ever national webmercial campaign, both garnering rave reviews nationwide. To see the campaign and learn more about The Political Winery’s great tasting wines, visit www.politicalwine.com