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Our professional staff has been known for years to meet and exceed the media production needs of our clients. With over 15 years experience in the industry, our company consists of multimedia experts and graduates from highly accredited Broadcasting and Art institutions.

Meet some of our staff

Anna Falcon is a graduate from CSU Monterey Bay and received her B.A. in Teledramatic Arts and Technology. She is also a film/digital photographer. At the 2006 Dixon May Fair she received first and second place in “Digital/Computer assisted work” and second place in “Black & White Portrait” photography division. Her artistic inspiration and influences range from classical to the bizarre.

Arnelle Lozada graduated from The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) with a degree in Fashion Design. However, she has always expressed a passionate interest in video editing, graphic design, and other multimedia arts as well. When she isn't translating her thoughts and ideas into original pieces of work, she kicks back with friends, makes/listens to music, and plays random sports such as Badminton and Pool.

Christopher Sancho has gained over 13 years of experience in the computer field. With strong interest in the technological aspects of computing, he created himself into the "jack-of-all-trades" by teaching himself the areas of hardware, programming, networking, troubleshooting, graphic and web design, motion graphics, and digital video editing. Christopher strengthened his creative and technical interests and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Digital Media from San Jose State University. He believes in the philosophy that nothing is impossible if one is determined.

Clarisa Vicente has been doing graphic design for 10 years. She received her B.A. in Fine Arts with an emphasis in Graphic Design and a minor in Communication at San Diego State. She has received first and second place in The Del Mar Art Exhibit. Clarisa has contributed her extraordinary artwork to major television production networks, prominent universities and businesses, and is currently a graphic designer for Mellange Studio and Gymboree Inc.

Derek Baure is a current student at San Jose State University studying Liberal Arts and Kinesiology. When he’s not thinking or dreaming about how to capture life in the best way possible he studies martial arts i.e. Aikido and Jujitsu.

Eric Ignacio is a graduate from San Francisco State University with a BA in Asian American Studies and an MA in Instructional Technologies. He has been directing, shooting and editing videos for over 10 years.

Frankie Torres was born and raised in sunny Orange County, CA. Since moving to the S.F. Bay Area. He brings over 10 years of customer service in all types of fields and prides himself in his attention to detail and ability to learn quickly and efficiently.

Karriem A. Muhammad has been working in the New Media industry for over 10 years. He received a B.A. from the prestigious Academy of Art University of San Francisco. He believes in the self-empowerment whose mission in life is to do it all in one lifetime.

Leonardo De Asis, Jr. was born and raised in San Francisco. He graduated from the Academy of Art University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Motion Picture & Television. He brings over 10 years experience in film and video production (cinematography, editing, directing, producing) in various styles including weddings, sports, news, documentaries, music videos, commercials, and independent films.

Leric Gines has been a filmmaker/videographer and editor for the last five years. He has produced short films such as "Steak's Ready" for MTV's 72 hour shootout and "The Chase" for Cinemasports. Leric also comes from a background in biological sciences. With a degree in Genetics from the University of California, Davis he has also been involved in the bio-tech industry managing a team that creates antibodies for drug testing kits.

Nichole Pineda was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. In April, 2000 she graduted from Heald College - School of Technology with an Associates of Applied Science degree in Computer Technology. With over 10 years of customer service experience, she has been recognized for providing superior service for companies like Wells Fargo and Comcast.

Nico Rafael is one of Mellange Studio's digital multimedia artists. Nico feels he has come full circle from art, to business, to Toastmasters, then right back to the world of art and visual media. When he's not working, Nico spends time writing stories.

Patrick Jaochico was born and raised in the City by the Bay, San Francisco, California. Before joining Mellange Studio, Patrick began his imaginative life learning from the creative geniuses of 360 Video. Introduced to a new world by the 360vm staff, Patrick traveled across the nation to learn his craft from some of the best. Patrick has also done work for TFC (The Filipino Channel) as Editor for television programs.

Pete Alexander is the founder of the multimedia company, Mellange Studio. Peter credits his colleagues of 360 Video Magazine for the support and motivation to begin this trade. Raised in the San Francisco bay area, Peter Eugenio holds a degree in Computer Business.

Prior to the launch of Mellange Studio, Peter held a Vice President title as Director of Operations at Bank of America. He led the Client Servicing Organization for Small Business, Commercial, and Corporate banking customers for US, Canada, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. Peter had established himself as being one of the youngest, most admired leaders in his organization. His philosophy of focusing on people first, then business, has championed his success of being today’s modern entrepreneur.

For fun, Peter enjoys writing, photography, playing the piano, mixing/scratching records, and performing street magic.

Rich Barnes grew up in Bloomingdale, MI where he began making creative short films. He attended Madison Media Institute in Madison, WI, where he studied video production with an emphasis on video editing. At home Rich likes to play his guitar and listen to old Blues and Country-Western music. He also enjoys watching independent films and documentaries.

Rudy Torres - As Senior Product Manager, Torres has played a vital role in the success of launching Mellange Studio. Rudy continues to contribute to every aspect of the business such as legal, human resources, business development, and training. A husband and proud father of three, he keeps himself busy by playing role model to his beloved children.

Sarah Celso is a recent graduate from CSU East Bay and received her B.A. in Human Development with an option in Ethnic Studies. She hopes to pursue her masters degree in social work or public administration in Fall 2008. Sarah enjoys music, graphic design, reading and spending time with family and friends. She brings 12 years of administrative and office managerial experience to Mellange Studio. She prides herself in being efficient, organized and reliable.

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