Brian Butcher has joined LA-based production studio Iron Claw as executive producer. Butcher, who has an Emmy nom under his belt, has over 10 years of experience in the industry. He will work with Iron Claw’s founder/executive creative director Sean Koriakin to help build the company’s resume of work in commercials, main titles, video games, broadcast and design.
Most recently, Butcher was senior producer at Imaginary Forces, working in both the New York and Los Angeles offices. During his five years there, he worked on commercial projects for Toyota, Nike, Ram Trucks, Sapporo, Powerade, AT&T and Propel; main title sequences for the Starz drama Black Sails and the Guillermo del Toro-directed feature Pacific Rim; as well as installations for The Times Square Alliance. He also led teams in the creation of cinematics for Sony’s God of War video game franchise.
Before that, Butcher was senior producer at Perception NYC. He has also worked as a freelance producer at Psyop, MassMarket, Thornberg & Forester, Spontaneous, Charlex and Click 3X, among others.