Leading entertainment marketing and content production company Trailer Park Group continues its expansion efforts in the Asia Pacific region with the hiring of two key executives.
The company, which recently acquired Mumbai-based boutique creative agency White Turtle Studios, has appointed Tamagna Ghosh as APAC MD and Gina Grosso as Senior VP of Global Production, both reporting to the Group’s CEO, Rick Eiserman. The group specializes in streaming, film, games, technology and lifestyle brand clients including Amazon, Disney, HBO, Netflix and Xbox and has production capabilities at its specialty studios – Trailer Park, Art Machine, MXW, Mirada and now White Turtle Studios.
Mumbai-based Ghosh comes from Amazon India, where he ran campaigns for hit hits The Family Man, Mirzapur, Paatal Lok and Made in Heaven during his six years as head of creative marketing for Prime Video. During a previous stint at Walt Disney Studios, he implemented localized theatrical marketing strategies for the Avengers, Star Wars and The Jungle Book franchises in India. He will be responsible for Trailer Park’s expansion into the APAC entertainment and gaming landscape, which is expected to include further mergers and acquisitions and significant investments in cutting-edge technology.
White Turtle Studios co-founders Ankit Bhatia and Avinash Rajan, who jointly manage White Turtle Studios’ Mumbai office of 140 staff, will report to Ghosh.
Los Angeles-based Grosso comes from Publicis Groupe, where she was production and operations manager for North America while managing five production studios across the region. Grosso is tasked with streamlining production integration and workflow between all of Trailer Park Group’s global operations and connecting its network of studios worldwide for clients.
Eiserman said, “APAC is one of the largest emerging markets in the world and our investments in this region are critical to meeting our customers’ global needs. Both Tamagna and Gina, with their impressive backgrounds and extensive industry experience, are well qualified to help us grow our business across the region.”
Ghosh said: “I have watched the creative industries boom in India and APAC for more than a decade and yet its full potential is still untapped. I’m excited to join forces with White Turtle Studios, bring in industry-leading partners like Art Machine and Trailer Park, and can’t wait to build a world-class creative powerhouse to nurture and amplify the region’s creative talent and opportunities Part of the global creative workforce.”
Grosso added, “My goal in this role is ambitious, but simple: create seamless and scalable workflows across offices and territories so our teams around the world can create more of the exceptional, award-winning content our… customers expect. I look forward to working with Rick, Tamagna and the rest of the Trailer Park Group leadership team as we transform the company into a 24/7 content, creative and production network and attract the best talent worldwide.”
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