Brandon Houston

By Brandon Houston on May 5, 2017

Brandon is the CEO of Switch Video, a video animation company that produces simple videos that “explain what you do” in an engaging and compelling format. Switch Video works with companies of all sizes and has produced over 800 videos for clients like IBM, HP, Bayer and American Express in 15 countries and 10 different …

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Kari Glazer

By Brandon Houston on July 5, 2016

Kari was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Queen’s University. Her big focus is ensuring clients’ success and happiness. Before Switch, Kari worked at an advertising agency in Toronto where she honed her marketing and communication skills. She loved her client service role and became a leader in account …

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Caitlin Foisy

By Brandon Houston on

Caitlin Foisy graduated with a Bachelor’s of Computing (Honours), from Queen’s University in Kingston Ontario. Upon graduation she threw her computer away, filled her panniers and travelled the world as a bike tour guide. Re-entry into North American living took the form of completing a postgraduate diploma in Therapeutic Recreation. When it comes to recreation, …

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Stephanie Hardy

By Jeff Imperial on July 31, 2013

Stephanie Hardy was raised just north of Toronto and spent many winters and summers in the Collingwood area. Stephanie attended Canadore College in the Broadcasting- Television and Video Production program, which rapidly became her passion. She completed the program at the top of her class with several awards to her credit. Moving back home she …

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Heather Smith

By Brandon Houston on October 16, 2015

Heather comes to Switch with a background in television production and project management. She cut her chops working on documentaries, lifestyle programming, music specials, awards shows and even the odd piece of animated on-air entertainment. As a producer at Switch, Heather loves fuelling the creative process and looking after all the details. Never one to …

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Dan Shaw

By Andrew Angus on July 29, 2013

Dan has always had an eye for design. Once as a young boy Dan got lost in a shopping mall, when he was found he had rebranded the mall and increased profits by over 3000%. He has since worked with countless companies, helping them find design solutions. In 2009, he began working at Switch Video. …

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Drew Gilchrist

By Andrew Angus on

After completing a three year Graphic Design Program at Georgian College, Drew heard the siren song of his hometown and returned to Collingwood. It’s been an adventure in great design ever since.  He spent 5 years at the town’s largest design shop. The look and feel of Collingwood’s historic main street owe much to Drew’s …

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Leon Arispunandar

By Andrew Angus on July 30, 2013

Animation wonder Leon Arispundandar hails from the world’s most island-laden nation: Indonesia. He immigrated to Canada 14 years ago, heard the siren’s call of animation, oceans and mountains and enrolled at the Vancouver Institute of Media Arts specializing in character animation. After seven years of TV and games animation in the oceanfront cities of Vancouver, …

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Neven Nesic

By Andrew Angus on July 29, 2013

Neven is originally from Serbia, Europe and made the big move to Canada in 1995. He has worked in New Brunswick on several cartoon and web shows, like Skunk Fu, Caillou, and Happy Tree friends. Neven has also been creating video game assets for casual games, and apps for the mobile market. Today he is …

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Beth Fleming

By Andrew Angus on July 30, 2013

Beth finds her work at Switch a happy turn of events. Moving to Collingwood from Toronto, took Beth out from in front of a pack of high school kids and into Switch’s happy house of video creation. Daily, she delights in trawling the dark recesses and spotless corners of her mind to come up with …

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