The Advertising Department hired a new full-time faculty member, Ryan Ansel, who joined the department on August 16, and is teaching and leading the digital advertising courses. Ansel earned his BFA in Animation from the Savannah College of Art and Design. As a Senior Concept Artist and Game Artist for Vectorform, he contributed to the launches of several mobile applications and interactive experiences. Anselâ??s accomplishments include the creation of the global identity for Disney Movie Rewards and helping to launch numerous promotional campaigns for clients ranging from Coca-Cola to Jack Link's Beef Jerky. In 2006, Ansel won an Emmy for Best Commercial Campaign for his work on The Motown Winter Blast. Ansel has over 11 yearsâ?? experience in a wide variety of fields, including television production, traditional and 3D animation, web design, print, illustration, concept art and game design.
Sep 6 2011