What does it take to get a job with W!ldbrain Entertainment? What is it like working at W!ldbrain Entertainment? ACR takes a look:
About W!ldbrain Entertainment
Established in 1994, W!ldbrain Entertainment is one of the country’s top animation studios. The company develops and produces films, television shows, short-form programming, commercial content, and consumer products. Today, W!ldbrain Entertainment is known for the critically acclaimed TV series Yo Gabba Gabba!, which airs on Nick Jr., The Ricky Gervais Show, which airs on HBO, and The Hard Times of RJ Berger, which airs on MTV.
Thanks to shows such as these (and others), many W!ldbrain Entertainment productions have been featured in inTouch Magazine, Life & Style, Animation Magazine, Spin, Star, US, Variety, Entertainment Weekly, People, USA Today, Billboard, Los Angeles Times, Wired, and more. According to the company website (www.wildbrain.com), W!ldbrain Entertainment has received Clios, Addys, BDA Awards and Annies for their commercial work, reinvigorating classic brands for leading companies such as The Coca-Cola Company, Honda, Kraft and Nike.
W!ldbrain Entertainment is located in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. It is home to dozens of employees, from animators to producers to software engineers. W!ldbrain is owned by DHX Media Ltd.
W!ldbrain Entertainment Jobs
As of August 27, 2011, W!ildbrain did not have any job openings. However, the company’s career page states that it is always looking for talented individuals to work on current or upcoming projects. According to the company website, W!ildbrain works in a wide range of mediums and styles and looks for people who have a strong skill base, a passion for what they do, and the ability to work well as part of a team.
The company welcomes your interest and reviews materials for consideration for employment on an ongoing basis. To toss your hat into the ring, submit a resume, reel with runlist and/or portfolio, and an artist submission agreement. The company states that it will not review materials without a submission release. All items are non-returnable.
W!ldbrain Entertainment Salaries
W!ldbrain Entertainment salaries vary depending on position, experience, and other factors. The company does not list salaries on its website, but several websites have reported average salaries for the company. Again, salaries are based on a number of factors, so they may vary greatly. According to Lead411, the average W!ldbrain salary is around $72,223. Averages are typically determined by salary amounts reported online by various sources.
W!ldbrain Entertainment is located in Sherman Oaks, CA., which is located in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. According to the to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, animators and multi-media artists living in the Los Angeles metropolitan area earn an average salary of $76,360-$76,9200 per year. Across the nation, animators earn a mean annual salary of $63,440.