Meet the Makers

(creativity is contagious. pass it on)


Chief Executive Officer at Animal Logic: Zareh Nalbandian

Zareh Nalbandian has been managing, developing and executive producing screen projects for over 25 years and has collaborated with iconic directors, producers and artists on Academy Award winning feature films. Since leading Animal Logic’s expansion into feature film visual effects in 1996 and feature animation in 2006, Zareh has guided one of the most respected and admired artistic and technical cultures in the industry, earning his reputation as a world leader in the fields of film development, animation, visual effects and production.
Zareh is committed to building a successful, globally competitive digital production industry in Australia and enjoys strong personal relationships with key US Studio Executives and leading Directors and Producers, in addition to the continued day-to day management of the company. He guides the development of a slate of feature film properties and continues to push the boundaries of digital storytelling.
In this episode of MTM Zareh shares his take and approach on growing a creative enterprise that is thriving in the era of disruption.

CEO/Executive Director & Founder of Frost Collective: Vince Frost

Vince Frost has had a celebrated creative career spanning 25 plus years. His award-winning work continues to have an impact across the globe.
Before starting Frost*design in London in 1994, Vince was the youngest associate director at UK multi-disciplinary design firm Pentagram. In 2004, he relocated to Sydney and, as CEO and executive creative director of Frost*design, has led a wide range of transformative projects for clients including Deutsch Bank, Qantas, Frasers Property and the Sydney Opera House.
As a member of ISTD and AGI, a board member of D&AD, and author of the book Design Your Life, Vince judges and lectures globally to diverse audiences on the value of design and the difference it can make in our modern world towards enriching people’s lives.
In this episode of MTM he shares his hard-earned lessons on running and growing a successful creative enterprise.

Director/Registered Architect, Creative Director, Designer: Joe Snell

Joe Snell’s experience as a Registered Architect has crossed the fields of architecture, interior design, large scale urban event installation and lighting design.
Joe holds a B.Arch and a B.Sc(Arch) and was educated at the University of Sydney and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen. He also holds a Diploma of Business (Real Estate Management) and has practiced as an Estate Agent.
His passion is the cross-pollination of ideas through different typologies and the pursuit of each project as a work of creativity. Joe’s creative approach to practice has seen him garner national design awards in retail, commercial, event and retail projects, exhibit large scale works at VIVID, and Judge four seasons of the popular television show ‘House Rules’ on the Seven Network.
This mini episode of Meet The Makers touches on the value of design and architectural thinking on everyday life.

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