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Canadian Olympic Pentathlete Takes “No Short Cuts” to Compete Against the World’s Best

Canadian Olympic Pentathlete Takes “No Short Cuts”  to Compete Against the World’s Best

OTTAWA, ON (May 29, 2014) – In Pentathlon Canada’s new YouTube short “No Short Cuts”, 2012 Olympian Melanie McCann (Mount Carmel, ON) offers a rare glimpse into the daily grind required of a world-class modern pentathlete, a sport that dictates excellence in the five disciplines of fencing, swimming, show jumping, running and pistol shooting.  McCann’s 11th place finish at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, UK – the best-ever result by a Canadian pentathlete at a Games – showcased that her relentlessness to avoid... Read More...

inMotion wins 2 IABC Excel Awards!

inMotion wins 2 IABC Excel Awards!

[Ottawa, Canada] – inMotion is pleased to announce that it has won two International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Excel Awards for its Statistics Canada animated instructional video, “Serving Canadians: The Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics,” and an IABC Certificate of Recognition to Patrick McGowan for the “Welcome to Arctic Bay” promotional film. The IABC Excel Awards honours excellence in the creative communication, marketing, and design industries. This is inMotion’s third year winning IABC awards, and the first film company... Read More...

inMotion Production Group names Karen Keskinen as Director of Business Development

inMotion Production Group names Karen Keskinen as Director of Business Development

(Ottawa, Canada) inMotion Production Group (IPG) has appointed Karen Keskinen, a 25-year communications executive, to Director of Business Development. As Director of Business Development, Keskinen will lead inMotion’s business strategy to accelerate the company’s position globally as an innovative media producer and leading creative resource for advertising, entertainment, marketing, and media professionals worldwide. inMotion, recognized as a top-rated media production house, is an industry leader and has provided content solutions and established industry benchmarks in video storytelling for more than... Read More...

inMotion welcomes Lisa Nault in Senior Producer role

inMotion welcomes Lisa Nault in Senior Producer role

inMotion Entertainment, a division of the inMotion Production Group, is excited to announce that Lisa Nault will be joining its team as Senior Producer, Factual Entertainment. Over the past decade, Lisa has produced hundreds of hours of television programming for networks like CBC, CTV, W Network, Discovery, and Cottage Life. Lisa’s expertise in documentary film and television will help expand inMotion’s factual entertainment business. Lisa will be working closely with Vice President and Senior Producer, Sarah Fodey, to produce imaginative... Read More...

APTN to Launch InterINDigital Entertainment & inMotion Pictures TV Series

APTN to Launch InterINDigital Entertainment & inMotion Pictures TV Series

OTTAWA, February 27, 2013 Co-producers InterINDigital Entertainment and inMotion Pictures are delighted to announce the launch of a television documentary series, Playing With Fire, which will premiere on Canada’s Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN) in 2014. The 13-part half-hour series, funded by APTN, the Canada Media Fund, and tax credits, follows seasoned Aboriginal forest fire fighters, their charismatic boss, and young, energetic forest fire trainees as they struggle between both their personal goals and challenges at work while ultimately combating... Read More...

inMotion Short Selected for North American Screenings

inMotion Short Selected for North American Screenings

inMotion is proud to announce that The Kissing Booth, a ninety-second romantic comedy directed by inMotion’s Chief Creative Officer Matt West and written by Keith Davidson, is one of only fourteen productions selected to appear in the 2013 Vancouver Island Short Film Festival, which takes place on February 1st and 2nd.  Later that month, the Kissing Booth will also appear as an official selection of the 2013 Love Your Shorts Film Festival in Sanford, Florida. The Kissing Booth, which includes performances by The Mensour Agency’s Louise Villeneuve... Read More...

inMotion Welcomes New Chief Creative Officer to Production Team

inMotion Welcomes New Chief Creative Officer to Production Team

inMotion is thrilled to announce that award-winning director Matt West will be joining its team. Matt brings nearly 15 years of production experience. As Chief Creative Officer at inMotion, Matt will work closely with Sarah Fodey, Vice President and Senior Producer, to spearhead the company’s burgeoning film and television division while intensifying its legacy of providing highly effective creative services to a long list of corporate and government clients. “I’ve loved the freelance life,” says Matt. “And I always knew... Read More...

inMotion’s Han Nguyen Moves to Toronto Production Office

inMotion’s Han Nguyen Moves to Toronto Production Office

inMotion is announcing that Senior Producer and Director Han Nguyen has relocated from the company’s Ottawa headquarters to its Toronto production office. Han will oversee business development and customer services for clients in southern Ontario and the GTA. Han will join inMotion’s Creative Director Rafael Ludwig at the company’s Liberty Village office, located at 212 – 1179 King Street West. “I’m thrilled to be part of the executive team that is driving our company to a national stage,” says Han.... Read More...

inMotion Team Members Win OIFF 72-Hour Film Challenge

inMotion Team Members Win OIFF 72-Hour Film Challenge

“Encore,” an original film written, shot, and edited by inMotion team members Robin Léveillé and Jonathan Kischel with Valerie St. Arnaud and Cierra Campeau, walked away with first place from the Ottawa International Film Festival’s annual 72-hour film challenge. The award was announced during an evening gala at the Lieutenant’s Pump on Thursday, February 16th. Jonathan and Robin recently sat down to describe their experience, and what it took (besides caffeine) to win such a tough competition. MF: Tell me... Read More...

inMotion announces acquisition in Western Canada

inMotion announces acquisition in Western Canada

inMotion is pleased to announce the acquisition of On3 Media, a production house located in Calgary, Alberta. On3 will be renamed inMotion West and will introduce Hollywood experience to inMotion’s award-winning pool of Canadian digital media talent.  inMotion West will be managed and operated by partners Steve Dierkens and Dave Barton, formerly On3 Media Co-Presidents. Dierkens’ experience includes post production credits with Disney (The Lion King franchise), MGM (The Magnificent Seven), Dreamworks (Anchorman), and Fox (Family Guy). Barton is an... Read More...

inMotion Launches Microstock Venture inStox Media Labs Inc.

inMotion Launches Microstock Venture inStox Media Labs Inc.

(OTTAWA) inMotion is pleased to announce the launch of inStox Media Labs Inc., a microstock company, responsible for the sourcing, managing and licensing of production-quality video. inStox is the next step of inMotion’s strategy to expand and diversify its business operations. The microstock industry has grown dramatically, fueled by the rise of new media and by production teams looking to augment their overall production while saving time and money. inStox services this market with a growing library of stock footage... Read More...

Accent Production Services Welcomes Third and Fourth ARRI Alexa

Accent Production Services Welcomes Third and Fourth ARRI Alexa

Accent Production Services, a subsidiary of inMotion, announces the arrival of its third and fourth ARRI Alexa Digital Cinema Camera systems. This is the latest in a series of ambitious acquisitions for Accent, located with inMotion at 891 Boyd Avenue, in Ottawa. “We are responding to a growing need, not only in the Ottawa-Gatineau region but across the country,” says Patrick McGowan, President of Accent and inMotion. “Thanks to these cameras, Accent can now put the world’s best cinematic tools... Read More...

inMotion featured in Ottawa Business Journal

inMotion featured in Ottawa Business Journal

The Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ) visited inMotion in May for a photo shoot and feature interview with company prez Pat McGowan.  That spread is scheduled for release in their print edition at the end of June, but they’ve posted an online article ahead of the presses.  Read it here! Read More...

Updated Portfolio!

Updated Portfolio!

We’ve been hard at work these last several months. Visit our portfolio page to see what’s been keeping us out of trouble since moving into our brand new studio. Read More...

inMotion Welcomes the Ottawa Citizen

inMotion Welcomes the Ottawa Citizen

“They say behind every great man, there is a great woman. For Ottawa entrepreneur Pat McGowan, her name is Alexa.” Click here to read the feature article in The Ottawa Citizen. Read More...

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