Stefan Sonnenfeld has been named chief creative officer of Deluxe. Sonnenfeld, a renown colorist who founded Company 3 — a Deluxe company — will drive the artistic strategy for the company’s brands, which work in and color, VFX and editorial for film, TV and commercials.
Sonnenfeld, whose many credits include the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens (2015), Man of Steel (2013) and Star Trek Into Darkness (2013), will, according to Deluxe, continue to color film and commercial projects. He will also “continue to be heavily hands-on, and will balance his work as an artist with his role in growing Deluxe’s creative business.”
John Wallace, CEO of Deluxe, had this to say about Sonnenfeld: “We are grateful for his creative vision over the last two decades and look forward to building upon the foundation he created as we move into the next phase of Deluxe’s growth.”