Productions was founded in 1986 as an event and video production company
serving the San Francisco Bay Area.
We have now expanded our client base, capabilities, and resources to include
productions worldwide (including resources in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles,
London, and Sydney) international events (including multi-city and live-broadcasts),
and the best talent and expertise in the industry.
Breeze Productions has been designed to handle projects both large and
small, from those requiring only one or two experts (i.e., writings services
for marketing materials) to large events or broadcasts which may require
dozens of professionals.
Whether you need a full turn-key solution from initial concept all the
way through finished product, or a collaboration between in-house and
freelance services, Breeze Productions brings together the creative team
and production crews that are best for each project, ensuring both creativity
and quality for maximum impact.
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Renz, President and Executive Producer
Bree Renz is one of the leading corporate producers in Silicon Valley
whose brand defining events include Apples Low Cost Macintosh Launch
and Oracles groundbreaking Vision event. Her events have supported
the successful launches of over 100 products, dozens of companies and
several new markets. They have successfully positioned CEOs, CTOs and
product managers as leaders in their industries.
Ms. Renzs 30-year career began with documentary filmmaking in Colorado.
For 10 years, she worked as cinematographer, editor, and producer for
education and government agencies. A 1982 move to Chicago also marked
a move from documentary to corporate work. As a freelance producer, she
specialized in development, design and production of multimedia shows.
In 1986, Ms. Renz moved to Silicon Valley where she founded Breeze Productions,
a corporation specializing in content-rich multimedia events, video production
and media campaigns. Her events have garnered widespread attention in
local media. Network and Cable news programs often air her videos in their
technology segments. Her ad campaigns for Ikonic and CrossWorlds have
generated widespread attention in national print and broadcast media.
Her clients include Apple, Ariba, Arzoon, A&R Partners, Burson-Marsteller,
Hewlett Packard, IBM, Immersion, SeeCommerce and Tivre.
Her still photography have earned her The Prix de Paris and exhibitions
in New York and Paris, her documentaries have garnered a Cine Golden Eagle
and Aspen International Film Festival award, and her corporate work has
garnered numerous awards.
While Ms. Renz continues to produce corporate events and video for Fortune
500 and emerging companies, she is also working on a documentary on The
Life and Work of Omawalle Satterwhite.
Alexander, VP and Technical Writer
Alexander began his career teaching English at California State University,
Sacramento. He has also taught legal writing to paralegals and executive-level
writing workshops to California law enforcement at Command College. After
working as a freeleance writer for various magazines, a columnist for
the computer monthly Micro-Times, and an editor for Prentice-Hall, Mr.
Alexander began writing for Breeze Productions. He writes video scripts,
broadcast commercials, marketing collateral, sales guides, manuals, web
sites, success stories, technical white papers, and product demonstrations.
If it can be written, he can write it. See examples
of his work.
Productions brings together a stunning lineup of talent. Here are some
Davis, Art Director/ Designer
Davis is one of the areas top designers in print, multi-media, video and
film. Susan spent several years as the Visual Effects Supervisor at LucasFilm
on "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles" for which she received
two Emmy nominations.She was also the head of the Art Department at Industrial
Light and Magic. Her corporate work includes branding, advertising, tradeshow
or set design, websites, collateral, and annual reports.
Rorke Levy, Creative Director
Rorke Levy has over 20 years experience producing, writing, and directing
a wide range of nationally broadcast television shows, including "Next
Step," a prime-time technology series airing on The Discovery Channel,
several documentaries for PBS, and many nationally-syndicated specials.
Her work has received awards from the New York Film Festival, the American
Film Institute, and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Ms.
Levy also produced and wrote New Year's Live!, a top-rated live syndicated
program in which simultaneous events were staged and televised from seven
cities. Her event credits include live televising of the Bay Area Music
Awards, the San Francisco Marathon, the America's Cup Race, and the Easter
Johnson, Creative Director
Tyler Johnson has been a writer, director, and creative director for corporations,
education, and television since 1982. His work has received many awards
including a Peabody, eight Emmy Awards, and the Gabriel Award. While producer
of Evening Magazine, it was the number one rated local show in the San
Francisco Bay Area. He also created and directed "Howcome",
a news feature program that was a ratings leader for ten years. His original
special, "Huck Finn in the 20th Century", was the top-rated
local TV special for the year.
Groshelle is a skilled live-action director, who is also an accomplished
designer and art director. He has directed many of the original MTV spots
which helped create the unique identity of the network. His work ranges
from spot work for Young and Rubicam and McCann Erickson to CD-ROM projects
for the 3DO Company to special effects on such feature films as "Top
Gun". His recent work for Toshiba Computers and the Coca-Cola Company
combined live-action, graphics, and effects with cutting edge digital
compositing. Mr. Groshelle's work has earned him many industry honors,
including an Emmy and several Gold and Silver Awards from the Broadcast
Design Association for his MTV work. His work for Lincoln Mercury was
selected as a Clio finalist, and he has received numerous ADDYs, Tellys,
and a Monitor Award for Best Director.
Richards, Producer, Business Development
Richards is a pioneer in the convergence of entertainment and technology,
and especially in the online music arena. She specializes in harnessing
the power of the Internet and e-commerce opportunities to create world
class marketing campaigns and facilitate strategic partnerships. She also
produces unique projects for A-List celebrities and musicians, for established
corporations, and for numerous startups. Additionally, Kelli coordinates
brand extension opportunities that generate additional revenue streams
and promotional opportunities for name artists via emerging technologies.
And she is a well-known producer of various film/TV/music projects and
a variety of events including Geekapalooza, MB-5, Webnoize Conference,
Tribute to Paul McCartney CD, California Music Awards, Pollstar Awards,
Elliott, Technical Producer
Elliott has provided technical production services for major events and
broadcasts for 23 years. He has an in-depth familiarity with all aspects
of presentation technology, from audio and lighting systems, to projection
facilities, video systems, and computer presentation systems. Mr. Elliott
has staged over a thousand corporate events and produced 5000 hours of
live television. He has been the technical producer for numerous events
for Apple Computer, including the Apple Europe Meeting in Geneva, and
MacWorld in Boston, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. His other corporate
clients include ABC, CBS, NBC, and IBM.