Bicoastal jumP is pleased to announce the recent hiring of independent sales rep Melissa Ross to cover the West Coast and Texas. Ross' current roster includes: Moo Studios, Synthetic Pictures and the Rumor Mill. She formerly represented Independent Artists.
Previous to delving into commercial representation, Ross worked on behalf of revered visual artists such as Ed Ruscha, Dennis Hopper, Sage Vaughn and Viggo Mortensen and helped open the successful Jaxon House Gallery on Venice's popular Abbott Kinney Boulevard.
"We know that with her talent management skills as well as a solid knowledge of advertising make Melissa a huge asset to our team. Strike that: She already is," stated jumP LA Exec Producer Damon Webster.
"I've been friends with Damon for many years, and I'm very happy to be working together with him," noted Melissa Ross. "We're going to do great things with jumP's talented and varied bicoastal roster, and plan to get to the same level of success in the LA shop as we have in New York."
Ross is a 12 year resident of Venice, CA and has been a freelance event coordinator for some of LA's top charities, including Charity Water, Heal the Bay and Unicef.
Bicoastal jumP is an award-winning creative editorial boutique focusing on commercials, features, short films, music videos, and emerging media content. The firm works with a wide-range of top-tier brands, directors, and agencies continually delivering powerful and efficient results for each of its clients. The company roster includes Partner/Editors: Luis Moreno and Michael Saia, Editors: Lin Polito, Troy Mercury, Terence Ziegler, Richard Mettler, Jack Douglas, Nick Lofting, David Trachtenberg, Mark Imgrund, EP Damon Webster, Head of Production Juliet Conti, and Partner/Managing Director Dee Tagert.
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