Seasoned Television and Film Industry Executives, David Plant and Bryan Milne, Drive Efforts to Bring New Efficiencies, Reduced Costs to Canadian Production Industry
with doddle Platform
Boulder, CO (September 12, 2012)
– Mobile Imagination LLC (
) today announced it has extended its growing reach of the
into Canada with the launch of
. Headed by seasoned television and film industry executives with deep roots in the Canadian production industry – David Plant and Bryan Milne –
is bringing the Company’s online, collaborative call sheet and planning solutions platform for production planning and logistics management to the Canadian production industry.
“Toronto and Vancouver are home to the largest television and film production communities in North America, and they are clamoring for new techniques and technologies to help them be more efficient, more cost effective and more importantly, environmentally responsible,” said David Plant, co-founder of
. “We are so impressed with Mobile Imagination and what they’ve built with
. There is a very real need for the
in this ever expanding community of filmmakers and we’re looking forward to bringing it to our colleagues throughout Canada.”
“The launch of
is an important milestone for us; as we continue our expansion to production communities all over the globe, the addition of new regions makes the
that much more powerful for users,” added Jim Robertson, co-founder of Mobile Imagination. “No one understand the requirements of the Canadian production community like David and Bryan. Under their stewardship, we’re confident that resources like
and the Canadian
will quickly become indispensable, highly valuable go-to solutions for our customers there.”
For more information about
or to contact the management team, please email
What doddle is All About: The doddle Platform
is based on a powerful platform developed by Mobile Imagination to create collaborative, mobile and cloud-based efficiency tools for businesses and creative professionals.
Today, the Company provides four primary offerings for the professional production community:
- The doddle Directory for the iPhone: doddle is the first entirely free interactive, digital mobile production resource guide for the film and video industry. doddle is designed for anyone involved in the production process and provides easy access to key resources and information to help find anything and anyone required for a shoot – from producers, directors, photographers, grips, gaffers, sound and talent to information about hotels, restaurants, catering, transportation, even the local weather forecast.
- doddlePRO is a mobile, collaborative call sheets and productions planning efficiency tool optimized for the desktop/browser, iPhone and iPad.
- doddlePRO Online is a browser based version of the Company’s collaborative call sheets and planning tool, ideal for larger productions and teams coordinating efforts from a central location and communicating to its people in the field. doddlePROOnline automatically synchs with iOs devices and provides a powerful hub of logistical operations for the crew.
- doddleNEWS is a free online news service with daily industry news for the production community, reported by creative production professionals. It includes industry news for pros, reported by pros with the primary goal of delivering credible, valuable and relevant content for the community.
To date, production companies have used
to manage the logistics of major television productions, such as EXTRA; commercials and promos for Toyota, NASCAR, NBC’s
, TaylorMade golf shoes, and for the New York Knicks; stage productions like
; by entrants in the 48 Hour Film Festival; and at media production companies like Manhattan Place Entertainment. Additionally,
is used by 5 Creative/Channel 5 UK to produce Big Brother UK, and is in trials at the BBC Scotland and is being considered for company-wide deployment.
About Mobile Imagination, LLC
Mobile Imagination develops collaborative mobile and cloud based apps and services for business and creative professionals that take the pain out of logistics and data management associated with just about any project. Today, the Company provides a family of solutions for the professional production, television and film community and have designed a family of mobile and cloud-based solutions to help create a paperless, highly collaborative workflow experience for the filmmaking and television production community. The Company’s solutions are tailored for everyone from indie filmmakers to the world largest broadcast operations. The company was founded in 2009 by software industry and professional production industry veterans Jim Robertson and Rich Kwiat. For more information, please visit