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COFFEE & TV PROMOTE MARTIN ALLAN AND STEVE WAUGH.
3 September 2020

Visual content studio Coffee & TV have confirmed Martin Allan and Steve Waugh as their new creative directors.

The experienced duo impressed CEO and co-founder Derek Moore with their work in the CG animation and motion design departments respectively, drawing on years of industry know-how to boost the company's offering.

As creative directors, Allan and Waugh will liaise with clients while ensuring the company's VFX output remains up to snuff. Despite myriad difficulties posed by Covid-19, Moore is bullish about the new set-up.


This is the perfect time to promote Martin and Steve and recognise the expertise and skill they bring to every project.

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"The past few months have been extraordinarily challenging for businesses globally," says Moore, "but we're proud that the Coffee & TV team has continued to create and deliver exceptional work throughout lockdown.

"As we emerge out of the Covid-19 pandemic and our industry seeks to gain momentum, we feel this is the perfect time to promote Martin and Steve and recognise the expertise and skill they bring to every project.

"Their commitment, artistry, and passion for creativity has significantly elevated their departments. They're also pretty decent guys to work with!"

For more on all things Coffee & TV, ring Chris Chard (chris@coffeeand.tv) or Alannah Currie (alannah@coffeeand.tv) on 020 7734 3299.

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