In a new move expanding their leading business outside of Europe, Twentyfour Seven is delighted to announce the opening of a new production services base in Chile for commercials and content.
According to Ivo Van Vollenhoven, Founder / CEO of Twentyfour Seven, “We felt that the time had come to launch into South America, to support the diversity of our customers’ productions. We were already present in Argentina, Colombia and Cuba from 2004 to 2007, so this is not a completely new adventure for us. The opportunities and filming locations at LATAM are breathtaking and we have recruited the most experienced and knowledgeable talent in the region to lead our new base in Santiago. “
The Santiago office will be headed by Cristobal Sotomayor (MD) an executive producer with significant experience in EP (MJZ, Tempomedia, Anonymous, Iconoclast, Reset, Biscuit Filmworks and Smuggler), most recently at Good Gate Productions and former president of the Local APSP. (Association of audiovisual production services).
And Javiera Torres (Managing Partner) whose experience at Recipe Content includes working with several of the top Canadian production houses (Steam, Soft Citizen, OPC, Radke, Untitled, Skin & Bones and Circle) and who is also a past president of APSP.
Together they have over 40 years of combined experience serving specialist international productions in the region, and they are supported by the international Twentyfour Seven team.
Christobal Sotomayor, Managing Director of Twentyfour Seven LATAM, “I am extremely proud of our production services industry here in Chile. We have made giant strides in every aspect, from casting to technical prowess, which allows us to exactly put together the right team for each position. Now is a great time to launch Twentyfour Seven in the region, our passion and practical understanding of what is expected of us from our international customers now also benefits from the support and the important experience of the successful European group ”.
Javiera Torres, Managing Partner, Twentyfour Seven LATAM, “I am really excited about our launch. Cristobal and I share a vision of what this industry wants and needs to be. Our goal has always been to create long-term relationships with our clients, becoming a trusted partner on any type of project, which partly explains how we have been building customer loyalty for over 12 years. There is so much room and momentum… once you get a feel for what can be done here – the benefits and production value we can offer, the talented humans, the locations and facilities, the serious and experienced approach to production, attention to detail and the sustainable way we do things with the backbone of Twentyfour Seven’s structure and standards – it’s really a given. No matter how charming and fun we Latin Americans are!