CASO's Mission 2017: CASO is a non-partisan, not-for-profit industry association committed to the growth and international competitiveness of Ontario's animation and visual effects industry, through advocacy, professional development, and marketing initiatives.
Facts about Ontario's visual effects and animation industry:
- the industry has grown 300 percent since 2011
- it now employs over 7,000 artists
- it now delivers over $400 million in revenues to Ontario
- over 70% of our volumes are from live action productions, both in Ontario and internationally
- in 2017 we expect a growth of an additional 30%
- these companies deliver jobs, training, intellectual property and international market-share to Ontario
co-Chair, Neishaw Ali, President & Exec Producer, SPIN VFX
co-Chair, Wes Lui, CEO & Founder, House of Cool
Catherine Andrews, Marketing Manager, Rocket Science VFX
Eran Barel, CEO, Snowball Studios
Matt Bishop, Executive Producer, Sinking Ship Entertainment
Pete Denomme, CEO & Exec Producer, Switch Entertainment
Christina Rotsaert, Supervising Producer, Guru Studios
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CASO has developed sponsorship packages tailor to help companies reach thousands of professionals in our industry. To be apart of the community please contact us at email@example.com.
CASO Event Sponsorship
While we are always open to customizing an event, the opportunities for 2017 include:
Town Hall event
- Summer BBQ
$7,500 for one sponsor, or divided for multiple $5,000 for one sponsor, or divided for multiple $3,000 for one sponsor, or divided for multiple $1,000 for one sponsor
$10,000 for one sponsor, or divided for multiple
Branding opportunities vary according to the event, and can include: Presence and link on
CASO homepage, Free event Booth, Coffee/water station, “Wifi provided by”
CASO Corporate Sponsorship
A Prominent positioning on our website HomePage
B Invited to 4 member/community events during the year C Invited to host 2 Seminars or Roundtable discussion D Complimentary Associate Membership
Gold: $5,000 Includes A, B, C with 1 hosting opportunity, and D
Silver: $2,000 Includes A,B with 2 events, C with 1 hosting opportunity, and D Bronze: $1,000 Includes A and D
AN ANIMATION EVENT LIKE NO OTHER.
Back by popular demand, the Toronto Animation Arts Festival International is pleased to present the 2017 Animation VFX Job Fair, this year in partnership with Computer Animation Studios Ontario (CASO). This one-of-a-kind recruitment fair is focused on connecting top studios with animation, visual effects and gaming students as well as professionals from across the GTA and across Ontario, in a turn-key, highly promoted event that is known to draw huge crowds!
The Animation VFX Job Fair will attract some of the best talent in Toronto, from our growing audience made up of students, graduates and industry professionals from artists to executives. A booth or table at the Animation VFX Job Fair will provide your organization with direct access to our huge audience of talent, making it a perfect one-stop-shop for recruiting and promotion to students and professionals from across the GTA.
DATE: Saturday April 29, 2017 HOURS: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
VENUE: George Brown College Waterfront Campus, 51 Dockside Drive
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Caso is please to present to stakeholders and related industry professionals an Economic Profile of Ontario's Animation and Visual Effect Industry in 2014.
With generous support from OMDC and sponsoring stakeholders, CASO engaged research firm, Nordicity, to take on this endeavour to accurately understand the economic impact our industry provides to Ontario.
Thank you to all studios that actively participated in the survey - Your confidential data was critical in providing accurate information needed for this report.
To download the report, please go to our resource tab (http://www.casont.ca/resources)
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On June 28th, Alan Kay and Associates held a Stakeholders meetings on behalf of CASO to develop a strategic plan on how to best work with the various Industry Organizations and Key Stakeholders.
On July 6th, CASO Board would like to invite ALL CASO MEMBERS to join in a round table discussion on the findings from the Stakeholders meeting and gather questions and comments. Alan Kay and Associates will be chairing the meeting.
We will also be presenting a summary of the Economic Profile of the VFX and Animation Industry Study conducted by Nordicity, generously sponsored by the OMDC.
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Toronto-based Sinking Ship Entertainment, whose series Annedroids (Amazon Instant Video, KiKA), Odd Squad (PBS, co-produced with The Fred Rogers Company) and Dino Dan (Nickelodeon), have scored a combined 20 Daytime Emmy Nominations. The awards ceremony takes place in L.A. on May 1. The Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards will be held on April 29.
Read more: http://kidscreen.com/2016/03/28/daytime-emmy-award-nominees-announced/#ixzz453lvqkEO