Steamroller Animation


Booth 1310

I built, grew, ran, and sold a digital marketing agency called On Target. After 16 years, it was time for a change of pace. Today, I'm the Head of Marketing for an amazing animation studio called Steamroller Animation. We create some of the most remarkable character animations, creature animations, cinematics for video games, VFX on major motion pictures for our industry partners.

Participant Schedule

Friday 10/14


Building Blocks: How To Thrive In The Animation World

Friday 10/14 3:00PM - 4:00PM Room 204

Steamroller Animation, Jalil Sadool, Amanda Renfroe, Ben Rische, Adam Meyer, Josh Carroll

HOD Tom Jelneck, Steamroller Animation Head of Marketing to kick off the event and ask questions to founders and fellow HODS. After a bit of discussion (35-40 minutes) we’d open the floor to the audience for additional questions.

Sample Sample Questions:
– What were your backgrounds before you got into Animation?
– What was one of the most important lessons you’ve learned while working in animation?
– Who has inspired you most along the way?
– What are some tips to hone your storytelling techniques?
– How can animators keep tuning their technique?
– What’s your absolute favorite animated movie and why?
– How did you learn to accept “notes” on your work?
– What’s one of the most effective ways to communicate “notes” to your team?
– What’s the most valuable bit of advice that you can offer