FULL-SERVICE CONTENT STUDIO

DELIVERING ON BRAND PROMISES THROUGH VIDEO SOLUTIONS

Our Work

Xenith “Shadow”

Xenith

"Shadow"


Client: Xenith

eMoney “Life in a Box”

eMoney

"Life in a Box"


Client: eMoney

Samsung

Samsung


Tabasco

Tabasco


Vision Point Arkansas

Vision Point Arkansas


Villanova Admissions Video

Villanova University

Admissions Video


Client: Villanova University

StickyPOS

StickyPOS


Apprise Labs “Did You Know?”

Apprise Labs

Did You Know?


Client: Apprise Labs

UPenn – 2021 Wharton Commencement

University of Pennsylvania

2021 Wharton Commencement


Client: University of Pennsylvania

Comcast – SoFar Rosehardt

Xfinity - SoFar

Comcast - SoFar Presents: Rosehardt


Client: Xfinity - SoFar

Lowe’s ACL – Foy Vance

Lowe's ACL

Foy Vance


Client: Lowe's ACL

Microsoft XBOX NPCC2016 Finals

Microsoft XBOX

NPCC2016 Finals


Client: Microsoft XBOX

Xfinity / Michigan State University: Seth Meyers

Xfinity Comcast

Xfinity EntertainU Professor, Seth Meyers


Client: Xfinity Comcast

Land O’Lakes “Farm Bowl 2018” Sizzle

Land O'Lakes

Farm Bowl 2018


Client: Land O'Lakes

GQ x US Bank – Grant Holloway

GQ x US Bank

Grant Holloway


Client: GQ x US Bank

Xfinity “Celebrating Customer Connections”

Xfinity

Celebrating Customer Connections


Client: Xfinity

Condenast – GQ “Through the Fire”

Condenast-GQ

Through the Fire: Yannik Ngakoue


Client: Condenast-GQ

Lincoln Financial Group “The Game Plan”

Lincoln Financial Group

"The Game Plan: Brandon Graham"


Client: Lincoln Financial Group

HP Corporate Social Responsibility

HP

Corporate Social Responsibility


Client: HP

US Bank “Dominique Jones”

US Bank

Dominique Jones


Client: US Bank

Kennedy Health

Kennedy Health

Kennedy Health


Client: Kennedy Health

Temple “Real World. Real Time.”

Temple University

Real World. Real Time.


Client: Temple University

NASCAR Chevy “2020 Livestream Legends”

NASCAR Chevy

2020 Legends Q&A Livestream


Client: NASCAR Chevy

Anthony Davis NBA 2K1 Mobil1 Livestream

NBA Mobil1

NBA 2K Mobil1 Livestream


Client: NBA Mobil1

Ford Mobility “TRANS OneMagnify”

Ford

Ford Mobility TRANS OneMagnify


Client: Ford

What is a Villanovan?

Villanova University

What is a Villanovan?


Client: Villanova University

TCU Xenith Grant Season 2

TCU Xenith

Grant Season 2


Client: TCU Xenith

Penn Medicine “Thank You Heroes”

Penn Medicine

Thank You Heroes


Client: Penn Medicine

UWF Student Stories “Haley”

UWF

Student Stories "Haley"


Client: UWF

Absorica “Makeup”

Absorica

Makeup


Client: Absorica

Cazadores “Real Margarita”

Cazadores

Real Margarita


Client: Cazadores

MTN DEW – Polaris

Polaris

MTN Dew - Polaris


Client: Polaris

MTN DEW – Drury Family

MTN DEW

Drury Family


Client: MTN DEW

UPenn “Stuart Weitzman Tribute”

University of Pennsylvania

Stuart Weitzman Tribute


Client: University of Pennsylvania

Villanova “Aerial Tour”

Villanova University

Aerial Tour


Client: Villanova University

Amerisource

Amerisource

Amerisource


Client: Amerisource

Eagles Launch Sweepstakes

Pepsi

Eagles Launch Sweepstakes


Client: Pepsi

Nissan Car Ride

Nissan

76ers Nissan Car Ride


Client: Nissan

Astros Social

Chevy

Astros Social


Client: Chevy

“SharingtheStory”

Coca-Cola

World Cup "SharingtheStory"


Client: Coca-Cola

Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings "Blazing Challenge"


Client: Buffalo Wild Wings

Zach Has Your Back

Zach Iscol for New York

Zach Iscol for NY Comptroller


Client: Zach Iscol for New York

Arnicare “Made from a Flower”

Arnicare

Made From a Flower


Agency: Walrus
Client: Arnicare

Xfinity “Pre-Paid Coffee Shop”

Xfinity

Pre-Paid Coffee Shop


Client: Xfinity

Miller Lite – True to Texas. True to You.

MillerCoors

True to Texas. True to You.


Agency: Spark Foundry
Client: MillerCoors

AAMCO “Your Baby”

AAMCO

Your Baby


Agency: Push22
Client: AAMCO

Education Matters

TargetX

Education Matters


Client: TargetX

Chevy Next Gen Corvette Reveal

Chevrolet

Chevy Next Gen Corvette Reveal


Agency: Weber Shandwick
Client: Chevrolet

GQ – Through the Fire

GQ

Through the Fire


Agency: Conde Nast
Client: GQ

Choose Your Own Path in Prague

Nord Anglia Education Network

Choose Your Own Path in Prague


Client: Nord Anglia Education Network

Tomorrow Needs You

Michigan Technological University

Tomorrow Needs You


Client: Michigan Technological University

Xfinity + SoFar Presents

Xfinity

Xfinity + SoFar Presents


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Xfinity

Arizona Online “Early Bird”

University of Arizona Online

Early Bird


Agency: Mindpower Inc.
Client: University of Arizona Online

Rexair Rainbow

Rexair

Rexair Rainbow


Agency: Push 22
Client: Rexair

Dunkin’ Donuts Surprise

Dunkin' Donuts

Zach Ertz Surprise


Agency: Allied Marketing Partners
Client: Dunkin' Donuts

Power of Penn

University of Pennsylvania

Power of Penn


Client: University of Pennsylvania

Introducing The NewStore Application

NewStore

Introducing The NewStore Application


Client: NewStore

Creating Fairness

Apprise Labs

Creating Fairness


Client: Apprise Labs

What is Oranj?

Oranj

What is Oranj?


Client: Oranj

MOOG: The Problem Solver

MOOG

The Problem Solver


Agency: Push 22
Client: MOOG

William Penn Gala Tribute

Independence Blue Cross

William Penn Gala Tribute


Agency: Brian Communications
Client: Independence Blue Cross

The Penn Biden Center

University of Pennsylvania

The Penn Biden Center


Client: University of Pennsylvania

Xenith The Come Up – Play Like a Girl

Xenith

The Come Up - Play Like a Girl


Client: Xenith

Introducing Xenith Shadow

Xenith

Introducing Xenith Shadow


Client: Xenith

Welcome to the Moment

Philadelphia 76ers

Welcome to the Moment


Client: Philadelphia 76ers

Symphony of Ingredients

Amylu Foods, Inc.

Symphony of Ingredients


Agency: Hone Agency
Client: Amylu Foods, Inc.

6abc Man on the Street

WPVI

6abc Man on the Street


Client: WPVI

Xenith The Come Up Season 2

Xenith

The Come Up Season 2


Client: Xenith

Welcome to PTM

Please Touch Museum

Welcome to PTM


Client: Please Touch Museum

The Williams Way

Jack Williams

The Williams Way


Agency: LevLane
Client: Jack Williams

Fan Catches

esurance

Fan Catches


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: esurance

LFG: The Game Plan

Lincoln Financial Group

LFG: The Game Plan


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Lincoln Financial Group
Details:

Director: Alex Schwartz
Executive Producer: Sean Quinn
Director of Photography: Rory Peach/Enrique Mendoza
Line Producer: Bradley Danyluk
Camera Operator: Trey Ehmer/Freddie Segro/Michael Vechesky
Editor & Colorist: Chris Sladek
Sound Design & Mixing: Rory Peach


Visaplate at UPenn

University of Pennsylvania

Visaplate at UPenn


Client: University of Pennsylvania

Xfinity: The Future of Awesome

Xfinity

Xfinity: The Future of Awesome


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Xfinity

Axiom Explainer

Axiom Elite

Axiom Explainer


Client: Axiom Elite

Innovating for Success

Temple University

Innovating for Success


Client: Temple University

Business Planning

eMoney Advisor

Business Planning


Client: eMoney Advisor

Villanova Victory

Villanova University

Villanova Victory


Client: Villanova University

Health Wealth Connection

eMoney Advisor

Health Wealth Connection


Client: eMoney Advisor

Welcome to Spires

The Spires at Berry College

Welcome to Spires


Agency: LevLane Agency
Client: The Spires at Berry College

Shaping the Future

American University

Shaping the Future


Client: American University

Lowe’s DIY Kitchen

Lowe's Home Improvement

Lowe's DIY Kitchen


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Lowe's Home Improvement

Volvo: The Oscars

Volvo

Volvo: The Oscars


Agency: Grey Group
Client: Volvo

UWF: Sea Change

University of West Florida

Sea Change


Agency: Mindpower Inc.
Client: University of West Florida

The Temple Adventure

Temple University

The Temple Adventure


Client: Temple University

Humana in Yosemite

Humana

Humana in Yosemite


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Humana

Key Largo Abyss

Key Largo Abyss


Humana in Joshua Tree

Humana

Humana in Joshua Tree


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Humana
Details:

Director: Enrique Mendoza/Sean Quinn
Executive Producer: Andy Hayman
Senior Producer: Chad Diedrick
BTS: Rory Peach
Editor & Colorist: Chris Sladek
Sound Design & Mixing: Rory Peach


ISU: Blue Is

Indiana State University

Blue Is


Agency: Mindpower Inc.
Client: Indiana State University

Bacardi Untamable Tour

Bacardi

Bacardi Untamable Tour


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Bacardi

UWG: Go West

University of West Georgia

Go West


Agency: Mindpower Inc.
Client: University of West Georgia

esurance MLB All-Star Game

esurance

esurance MLB All-Star Game


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: esurance

TargetX Online Application

TargetX

TargetX Online Application


Client: TargetX

Tabasco El Gran Juego

Tabasco

Tabasco El Gran Juego


Agency: Mindshare Entertainment
Client: Tabasco

SJU: MAGIS

Saint Joseph’s University

MAGIS


Agency: Mindpower Inc.
Client: Saint Joseph’s University

Notes from the Bowl: Selfless>Swagger

US Army & NBC Sports

Notes from the Bowl: Selfless>Swagger


Agency: Momentum Worldwide
Client: US Army & NBC Sports

US Bank: Future Leaders

U.S. Bank

US Bank: Future Leaders


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: U.S. Bank

Vanguard: We

Vanguard

Vanguard: We


Agency: Mango’s
Client: Vanguard

Fall On It

NetApp

Fall On It


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: NetApp

Made the Johnsonville Way

Johnsonville

Made the Johnsonville Way


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Johnsonville

Kennedy Health in Cherry Hill

Kennedy Health Systems

Kennedy Health in Cherry Hill


Agency: LevLane Agency
Client: Kennedy Health Systems
Details:

Director: Enrique Mendoza
Producer: Sean Quinn
Director of Photography: Rory Peach
Editor: Matt Bartolacci


First Portfolio

First Portfolio


Brand: Fidelity Investments

GenYouth

GenYouth / Land O’Lakes

GenYouth


Agency: GMR, The Martin Agency, Weber Shandwick
Client: GenYouth / Land O’Lakes

Lowes’ Stage at ACL

Lowe’s Home Improvement

Lowes' Stage at ACL


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: Lowe’s Home Improvement

Introducing Farm Bowl

GenYouth / Land O’Lakes

Introducing Farm Bowl


Agency: GMR, The Martin Agency , Weber Shandwick
Client: GenYouth / Land O’Lakes

Copa Univision

Univision

Copa Univision


Client: Univision

VISA Field of Dreams

VISA

VISA Field of Dreams


Agency: GMR Marketing
Client: VISA

Envestnet University

Envestnet

Envestnet University


Client: Envestnet

Cetera: Bigger Dreams

Cetera

Cetera: Bigger Dreams


Client: Cetera

eMoney Advanced Analytics

eMoney Advisor

eMoney Advanced Analytics


Client: eMoney Advisor
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Storycycle is Bowstring’s video content planning solution, born out of years of analysis of the shortcomings of traditional video production models. Storycycle provides a framework to create better content, more efficiently, and more consistently across your organization. 

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About Us

Founded in 2001, Bowstring has grown into a global creative content studio specializing in connecting brands and their audiences across every channel.  We are vertically integrated with a diverse team of 40+ creative and technical professionals who collaborate to create stories that engage, inspire and call audiences to action.

 

Capabilities & Services

Creative Content PLanning

  • Discovery Sessions
  • Strategic Planning
  • Creative Development
  • Scriptwriting
  • Project Management
  • Data Asset Management
  • Distribution Strategy

Production

  • Multicam Productions
  • Aerial Cinematography
  • Underwater Cinematography
  • Remote Productions
  • Livestream
  • Commercial Photography
  • Remote Directing and Interviews

Post-Production

  • 2D/3D Motion Graphics and VFX
  • Animation
  • 3D Modeling
  • Color Grading
  • Digital Asset Management
  • Editorial
  • Sound Mixing and Scoring
  • Real Time Remote Editing and Color Grading
  • Voice-over Casting and Record
  • Original Music Production

The Team

ENRIQUE MENDOZA

FOUNDER/CEO

Leadership

ENRIQUE MENDOZA

FOUNDER/CEO

Enrique cultivated his creative vision early in life, serving as a photography assistant on photo shoots in the Amazon rainforests in his native Venezuela while still in high school. Since then Enrique has spent the last 16 years developing powerful visuals and compelling stories. Enrique’s directorial credits include: THE RIDE, a football reality television show aired on NBC Sports Network, MTV2 and Fox Sports; national television spots for Villanova University, Athletic Republic, and Drexel University; short-form documentaries and promotional videos for American Family Insurance, NBC, Adidas and various clients in higher education and non-profit markets; and animation pieces for GlaxoSmithKline and Centocor. Enrique’s experience in all phases of a project allows him to remain hands-on through the project life cycle, from pre-visualization, through production, editorial, and finishing. Enrique’s creative vision and experience allows him to push the limits to deliver a piece that will constantly engage the viewer. He is an avowed technologist, constantly experimenting with the latest in production and post-production equipment and software, often serving as a beta-tester for manufacturers and developers. Enrique holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Structural Engineering from Villanova University. Because, of course, he does.

SEAN QUINN

FOUNDER/ECD

Leadership

SEAN QUINN

FOUNDER/ECD

Sean co-founded Bowstring Studios in 2001 and has been intimately involved in nearly every aspect of the company, most recently as president and executive producer for most projects. He is often on the road traveling with production teams around the world, helping to integrate client messaging into the beautiful visuals produced by our teams. Sean has led projects for clients including American Family Insurance, Xfinity, GlaxoSmithKline, and the U.S. Army. Sean’s credits include Executive Producer of three seasons of THE RIDE, nearly 200 episodes of the Get 2 The Game series, the American Family Insurance Dream Challenge and The U.S. Army All-American Bowl: A Tradition of Strength and Honor. Recently, Sean has immersed himself in the world of virtual reality filmmaking, completing VR projects for Temple and Humana. Sean graduated magna cum laude from Villanova University’s College of Engineering and received his MBA from the Villanova School of Business.

ANDY HAYMAN

Executive Vice President

Leadership

ANDY HAYMAN

Executive Vice President

Andy brings more than 30 years of creative, production, and executive management experience to his clients and possesses an entrepreneurial spirit that has led to many innovations in both the digital and content space.

Hayman has served in a variety of leadership roles throughout his career, including executive producer at One World Productions, chief creative officer at Publicis Technology; co-founder and executive creative director of DNA Media Group, one of the first digital agencies in North America, president, and chief creative officer at Sony Signatures, and managing partner and senior creative producer at Mindshare Entertainment. Most recently, Andy served as head of content production and development at Omnicom shop GMR, the largest sponsorship and experiential agency in the world.

 

Andy earned his degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and is an avid skier, mountain climber, and guitar enthusiast.

NATALIE JOHNSON

VP OF CLIENT SERVICES

Leadership

NATALIE JOHNSON

VP OF CLIENT SERVICES

Natalie Johnson joins Bowstring Studios after 10 years at Momentum Worldwide. As a Director on the Business Leadership team, her experience spanned across various accounts including Microsoft, Mondelez, Nike, United Airlines and the U.S. Army. She has an extensive background in multi-platform brand marketing, program management and client relationships while proving to be an astute problem-solver capable of prioritizing and managing complex projects. 

 During her time at Momentum, Natalie led the day-to-day management of 400+ events per year with multiple disciplines including brand strategy, field marketing, digital planning and talent management. Natalie’s “perfect marketing world” is one that represents cross-promotion across industries to create fully comprehensive marketing plans and successful executions.

 A native of Burlington, Iowa, Natalie currently resides in Chicago, IL. As a former Division 1 athlete and University of Iowa Hawkeye alum, her internal drive and passion carries through to her support of partner marketing and client initiatives.

MELISSA SCHREIBER

VP OF STRATEGY

Leadership

MELISSA SCHREIBER

VP OF STRATEGY

Melissa Schreiber is a communications strategist focused on building integrated, creative strategies that define and elevate brand awareness. Her expertise ranges from organic to paid content planning and execution to complete re-branding, naming, and messaging strategies. She excels in brand goal setting and measurement of key marketing objectives. Melissa has been leading global brand marketing and communications consultant for years, having won Gold, Silver, and Bronze Cannes Lion awards for creative and social responsiveness, as well as consulted and developed executive communications solutions for global leaders in Tokyo, Detroit, and Boston, to name a few. Melissa is known for her brand identity and audience identification workshops through a proven process that she developed called ID-ME, to establish a brand’s digital presence based on audience and brand value connection.

LARRY SCHWARTZ

VP OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Leadership

LARRY SCHWARTZ

VP OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Larry is the VP of Client Services at Bowstring Studios, where he is responsible for bringing client projects to life. On a mission to help the client reach their goal, he focuses on improving the client’s journey and creating their story with the most impactful call to action.

The story is what excites him, and he enjoys using new technologies to make stories immersive and entertaining. Larry has used this approach while producing commercials for brands, such as Nike, Gillette, Rothman Institute, and Ford Motor Vehicles.

Before taking on his role at Bowstring, Larry gained over ten years of experience working in freelance. All of this acquired knowledge allows him to guide our clients to reach their goals. He takes pride in building relationships, and growing partnerships – clients trust him and agencies recognize that he has the expertise to see their projects from beginning to end. His flexible and collaborative “do what it takes to get it done and get it done right” approach mirrors Bowstring’s dedication to our craft and our clients.

Larry enjoys traveling with his wife and son, who are his primary motivations. He is a passionate fan of Philly sports teams and also focuses on volunteer work at the Make a Wish Foundation.

VANESSA BRICEÑO-SCHERZER

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Leadership

VANESSA BRICEÑO-SCHERZER

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

With over 15 years in the industry Vanessa worked in broadcast for five years prior and pivoted toward developing and sharing stories about artists, their personas, and their brands. Her inspiration comes from working with real people who strive to make a difference. Everyone has a story, and Vanessa puts that at the forefront of the projects she produces. She feels lucky to have a career that has encouraged her to explore new industries, expand her cultural knowledge, and continuously develop storytelling methods. During her time at Bowstring she has led projects for Coca-Cola, U.S. Army, Xfinity and many more.

MATT BARTOLACCI

DIRECTOR OF POST-PRODUCTION

Leadership

MATT BARTOLACCI

DIRECTOR OF POST-PRODUCTION

Matt uses his experience in broadcast and branded entertainment to lead an integrated post-production team that includes everything from editorial to animation to sound design and color to CGI. He inspires and motivates his team in a collaborative space that places importance on two main factors. The team’s mission is to use creativity and technical skills to make content push the envelope in look and style, to make it stunning. However, he and the team also strive to develop content pieces that will tell great stories, stay true to the client’s vision and identity and be an effective tool for those clients to connect with their audiences. As a leader and mentor, Matt excels in helping his team members reach their full potential. As an editor, Matt ensures Bowstring’s content engages, shares diverse stories, surprises and delights people and calls viewers to action.

JEFFREY BERRY

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Leadership

JEFFREY BERRY

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Jeffrey believes that, “it’s always about two things: the story you’re telling and the people you’re telling it with. It takes a team effort to make a good film.” Jeffrey is an award-winning film director/writer with three decades of creative achievement in TV commercials, corporate films and IMAX films. He is a co-founder of SBK Pictures, where he directed national commercials for Coke, Pepsi, Sprint, Campbell’s, Kraft, Merrill Lynch, Mattel, Pillsbury, Merck, Pfizer and many more. He has directed five IMAX films, and developed giant screen documentaries for the Olympics and Disney. Jeffrey is a co-founder of Medical Broadcasting Company, now Digitas Health. MBC was an innovator in creating commercials and branded content for the pharmaceutical and health sciences industry. Digitas Health is a global leader in digital marketing for health brands. He is a co-founder of eMoney Advisor, a leader in digital wealth management solutions for financial advisors. Jeffrey served as Executive Creative Director and was writer/director of a large library of award winning animated videos called Advisor Branded Media. Jeffrey joined Bowstring to continue expressing the possibilities of storytelling through video. He is inspired by the studio’s creative atmosphere. Jeffrey believes, “the talent of our team and the fun we have together is evident in our finished films.”

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