About the Author
An Emmy Award-winning producer and writer, Tim Jones is head of production at ANIMAX (ANIMAXENT.com). With over 15 years of industry experience (including stints at Warner Brothers, Disney, Klasky-Csupo and Internet pioneer animation house Icebox) Jones is a seasoned pro at directing creative and technical teams on a wide range of award-winning projects. Recently admitted to the Producer's Guild of America, his past speaking engagements include FITC, FlashForward, ShowBiz Expo, and Digital Hollywood. Jones has a bachelor of fine arts degree in creative writing from Bowling Green State University in Ohio and is working on his master's in business administration at Pepperdine University in California.
Adept at managing and leading technical and creative design and animation production crews, Allan Rosson has over 20 years of animation experience for TV, interactive, and live environmental installations. Al was a character designer and storyboard cleanup artist for Warner Brothers, specifically on "Animaniacs" and "Histeria"; a traditional animator at DIC Studios on "Sabrina the Teenage Witch"; and the lead Flash animator for both Icebox.com and Klasky-Csupo Studios. Al has been a pioneer in a variety of animation related fields and mediums. At Sonic Images, Al created animation for some of the first interactive CD-ROM titles for children, including Children's Musical Theatre and Pigs. As the animation director at Vision III Imaging, his productions combined traditional animation techniques and an auto-stereoscopic process for texture and depth enhancement.