News: Location Scouting Work 2006
Location Scout for Lehman Brothers Ad Campaign
Location scouting, location management and production chores for a photography print ad shoot.
Client: Lehman Brothers Private Banking (NYC)
Ad Agency: Grey Advertising (NYC)
Photographer: Matthew Klein (NYC)
Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. (former NYSE ticker symbol LEH) was a global financial services firm. Before declaring bankruptcy in 2008, Lehman was the fourth largest investment bank in the USA (behind Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Merrill Lynch), doing business in investment banking, equity and fixed-income sales and trading (especially U.S. Treasury securities), research, investment management, private equity, and private banking.
News: Location scout around New York City for a Bloomingdales Holiday Book.
Nann Patridge / NLP Productions was Producer.
Bloomingdale’s is an upscale American department store owned by Macy’s, Inc. (formerly Federated Department Stores). Bloomingdale’s started in 1861 when brothers Joseph and Lyman G. Bloomingdale started selling hoop-skirts in their Ladies Notions’ Shop on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. The pair were sons of Benjamin Bloomingdale, a Bavarian-born salesman who had lived in North Carolina and Kansas, and settled in New York City.
News: Location Scout American Movie Classics (AMC) Date Night
AMC is a cable television specialty channel that primarily airs movies, along with a limited amount of original programming. The letters originally stood for American Movie Classics; however since 2002, the full name has been deemphasized as a result of a major shift in programming. AMC is owned by AMC Networks and signed on October 1, 1984.
Location scout, location management and misc. production chores for location filming for an upcoming segment of UK television network ITVs tv show, Parkinson
Parkinson is wildly popular in Great Britain and is hosted by Michael Parkinson. ITV has its own in-house production staff and offices in London for the Parkinson show, traveling to New York City for filming this segment, which involved locations in Manhattan and Queens, NY and Hoboken, NJ.
…related – Easton is not Hoboken | Mitzimusings…
News: Location Scout Conseil Interprofessionnel du Vin de Bordeaux / Interprofessional Council of Bordeaux Wine (CIVB)
Location Scout in Orange County, NY and Westchester County, NY for an advertising photo shoot for Conseil Interprofessionnel du Vin de Bordeaux (CIVB) (Bordeaux, France), produced by Stacy Vogwell / RockitNY(NYC). John Perez (NYC) was Location Manager.
Bordeaux is a port city on the Garonne River in the Gironde department in southwestern France.
The Bordeaux metropolitan area has a population of 1,105,000 and constitutes the sixth-largest urban area in France. It is the capital of the Aquitaine region, as well as the prefecture of the Gironde department. Its inhabitants are called Bordelais.
Bordeaux is the world’s major wine industry capital. It is home to the world’s main wine fair, Vinexpo, while the wine economy in the metro area moves 14.5 billion euros each year. Bordeaux wine has been produced in the region since the 8th century. The historic part of the city is on the UNESCO World Heritage List as “an outstanding urban and architectural ensemble” of the 18th century.
News: Location Scout Production Management Helmut Lotti Crooners
– Location scout, location management and production management for the New York City leg of taping for the opening for Helmut Lotti’s “The Crooners” dvd and television special to be aired across Europe later this year, produced by Piet Roelen Productions (Antwerpen, BE).
Helmut Lotti (born Helmut Barthold Johannes Alma Lotigiers on 22 October 1969), is a Flemish Belgian tenor and singer-songwriter. Lotti performs in several styles and languages: Once an Elvis impersonator, he has sung African and Latino hit records, and he crossed over into classical music in the 1990s.
News: Location Scout Swiffer – location scout for a print ad for Swiffer (Procter and Gamble / Cincinnati, OH)
Advertising Agency: Kaplan Thaler Group (NYC)
Photographer: Shawn Michienzi (Minneapolis, MN)
Production Company: Mason-Vickers Productions (Hopewell Junction, NJ)
In 1999, Swiffer made its debut and soon established itself as both a pioneer in the cleaning systems category and a pop culture icon. Swiffer products have starred on Saturday Night Live, have been featured in Hollywood blockbusters, and have graced the cover of Rolling Stone.
Swiffer is a line of cleaning products by Procter and Gamble and Michael Rand. Introduced in 1999, the brand uses the “razor-and-blades business model”; in this case, the consumer purchases the handle assembly at a low price, but must continue to purchase replacement refills and pads over the life of the product. Launched in 1999, the Swiffer has become a half-billion dollar brand in fifteen countries.
The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG), also known as P&G, is an American multinational consumer goods company headquartered in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. Its products include foods, beverages, cleaning agents and personal care products.
In 2011, P&G recorded $82.6 billion dollars in sales. Fortune magazine ranked P&G at fifth place of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” list, which was up from sixth place in 2010. Procter & Gamble is the only Fortune 500 company to issue C Share common stock.
Location Scout and Location Manager for advertising photography for back-to-back marketing campaigns for asthma med Xolair, (Genentech (San Francisco, CA)
Advertising Agency: Cline, Davis, Mann Advertising (NYC)
Photographer: Jim Salzano (NYC)
Production: Lovely Giant / Inna Khavinson (NYC)
Many thanks to:
Omalizumab (trade name Xolair, Genentech / Novartis) is a humanized antibody drug approved for patients with moderate-to-severe or severe allergic asthma, which is caused by hypersensitivity reactions to certain harmless environmental substances.
News: Location Scout for a still shoot for Greystone’s (NYC) The Educated Borrower Program
Greystone -Our Essence
- A meticulously selected group of individuals who demonstrate extraordinary integrity, passion, commitment, drive, intelligence, creativity, humility, and compassion.
- A culture of Wow – where our paramount objective is to create a supremely positive experience for anyone with whom Greystone interacts, internally and externally, customers and partners, regulators and even competitors – where individuals are committed to continuous personal improvement, optimization of processes and a mindset where perfection is the goal.
- A culture of giving and compassion – committed to supporting and enabling our colleagues within the firm to develop to their full potential; respecting the dignity of every colleague, regardless of rank or tenure; and, encouraging charitable giving by modeling such behavior.
Location Scout News: DeutschePost / DHL
– Produced and location managed a still photo shoot in Manhattan for DeutschePost/DHL (Bonn, Germany) photographed by Peter Ginter Fotografie (Lohmar, DE). Kirchhoff Consult AG (Hamburg, DE) is agency. We had to put Peter in a 45 foot cherry picker out over Park Ave. at dusk! With my main man BillyV in the the cockpit, it all went like clockwork!
Thanks also New York City Mayors Office of Film, Theater and Broadcast for assistance and support.
News: Location Scouting NYC area for Restoration Hardware
News: Location scout for a tv spot for Office Depot
News: Location Scout Meredith Publishing Book Project
The Meredith Corporation is a media conglomerate based in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. The company has two divisions, National Media and Local Media.
News: Location Scout American Color Photo Shoot
Photographer was Jim Galante
Vertis Communications is a premier provider of targeted advertising and marketing solutions to America’s leading retail and consumer services companies.
News: Photo Location Scout in New York, NY for annual report photography
Client:Chicago Merchantile Exchange
Photographed by Charles Simokaitis Photography (Chicago)
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) (often called “the Chicago Merc,” or “the Merc”) is an American financial and commodity derivative exchange based in Chicago and located at 20 S. Wacker Drive. The CME was founded in 1898 as the Chicago Butter and Egg Board, an agricultural commodities exchange. Originally, the exchange was a non-profit organization.
News: Photo Production in New York City for Advil (Wyeth / Madison, NJ)
Advertising Agency: Grey Worldwide/NY (NYC)
Photographer: Barry Seidman Photography (NYC)
Advil is a brand of ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Advil is manufactured by Pfizer and has been on the market since 1984.
News: Location Scout NYC area for Novo Nordisk trade / corporate video
Found a health care filming location for a corporate video shoot for Novo Nordisk.
Produced by Todd Street Productions (NYC)
Novo Nordisk manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products and services. Created in 1989 through a merger of two Danish companies dating back to the 1920s, it has become one of the world’s leading companies in diabetes care, where Novo Nordisk pursues research into pulmonary delivery systems; other companies, such as Medtronic, have expanded into insulin pump systems.
Location Scout News: Video Location / SpeedBody
News: Location Scout Bayer – Credit Suisse / Back-to-back location scout jobs with Stephen Wilkes Photography (Westport, CT)
for print shoots for
News: Location Scout for an ESPN Magazine
ESPN is an American global cable television network focusing on sports-related programming including live and pre-taped event telecasts, sports talk shows, and other original programming. Its name derives from Entertainment and Sports Programming Network.
News: Location Scout Celebrex
Photographed by Jim Erickson (Petaluma, CA)
Produced by Ruiz/Sapojnikoff Productions (Los Altos, CA)
Celecoxib INN is a sulfonamide non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and selective COX-2 inhibitor used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, acute pain, painful menstruation and menstrual symptoms, and to reduce numbers of colon and rectum polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis. It is marketed by Pfizer. It is known under the brand name Celebrex or Celebra for arthritis and Onsenal for polyps. Celecoxib is available by prescription in capsule form.