Craig Allen

Head of Integrated Production

Craig Allen - Head of Integrated Production

Craig Allen has been producing commercials and content for over 30 years. He joined VB&P in 2001 as Director of Broadcast Production, and since that time has produced or supervised the production of every TV commercial that has come out of the agency.<br /> <br /> In 2010, Craig took on the title of Director of Integrated Production as part of the agency's continuing evolution and commitment to the expanding role of digital content and new media. He now oversees all broadcast, digital, and art production at the agency in addition to the agency’s in-house production unit, Lumberyard. <br /> <br /> Before joining VB&P, Craig worked as a freelance producer at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, GSD&M, GMO/Hill Holiday, and Kirshenbaum, Bond, Senecal + Partners. During that time, he produced spots for such accounts as Cisco, Microsoft, SBC, Southwest Airlines, Budweiser, Sempra Energy, Metricom, Pennzoil and 7-Eleven. Prior to his life as a freelancer, Craig worked at JWT/San Francisco for seventeen years, heading up broadcast production for the last ten as Senior Partner, Director of Broadcast Production. The accounts he worked on there included Sprint, Chevron, California Lottery, Nestlé, Stuart Anderson's and Kaiser Permanente. Craig holds an MA in Film/TV from Boston University and a BA in Anthropology from the University of Michigan.<br /> <br /> <br />

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