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BLUE ZOO ARE BRANCHING OUT.
23 April 2020

Animation studio Blue Zoo have bolstered their short-form and advertising division by hiring Craig Purkis as their New Business Manager.

Formerly on the books at Lemonade Reps, Gas&Electric, and ITV, among others, Purkis brings a healthy track record to Chesterfield House, where he’ll work alongside creative director of short-form Damian Hook.

“Everyone at Blue Zoo is really excited about Craig joining the short-form and advertising department,” says Hook. “We know his experience and ability will help grow our reputation with creatives and agencies worldwide, whilst also developing talent inside the studio makes him the perfect addition to the team."



Purkis, meanwhile, can’t wait to work up close with Blue Zoo’s glut of artists and animators: “To join a company with such a great reputation and incredible portfolio of work is hugely exciting. What’s more, Blue Zoo’s approach to nurturing existing and emerging talent is something I am also very passionate about.

“I genuinely look forward to spreading the Blue Zoo word, creating new and exciting commercial opportunities and helping in the continuing success of the company in its twentieth year and beyond.”

For more on Blue Zoo's foray into commercial production, ring Craig Purkis on 020 7434 4111 or email him via craigp@blue-zoo.co.uk.

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