The MELS virtual production studio team was enriched by two men with an impressive track record. Since December, the position of executive producer has been the business of Richard Cormier while that of CTO has been associated with David Hurtubise.
“The arrival of these two pillars of the industry will allow us to promote MELS ‘virtual production platform not only on the local scene, but also internationally. Richard and David make the perfect team. Together, they have the expertise and know-how to bring this technology to life and push innovation even further, ”said Martin Carrier, president of MELS, in a press release published on Tuesday.
Richard Cormier’s experience spans more than 30 years, he who has already been director of production and postproduction, as well as manager. Twice he was a finalist for the Caldwell Top 40 Under 40 Award, a prestigious Canadian honor.
As for him, David Hurtubise worked as a solutions architect at Epic Games Montreal and helped several companies such as Netflix or Moment Factory to improve their Unreal technology. On TV, he allowed the animated characters from the “ICI Laflaque” series to come to life.