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Doug Brandt

C.E.O. / Executive Creative Director

Industry Creative/Ant Farm

LOS ANGELES, USA // Doug Brandt has been creating trend-setting, award-winning campaigns for feature films for almost twenty years and has the scars to prove it. Doug started his career as an editor but quickly found himself wearing many hats including Motion Graphics Designer, Sound Designer, Composer, Producer, Creative Director, and Filmmaker punching bag.

Doug became known for his award winning editorial and sound work on campaigns such as as Kill Bill, Transformers, Cloverfield, 2012, Shutter Island, Battle: LA, and Spiderman. In 2011 Doug established his own boutique agency Industry Creative in partnership with renowned agency Ant Farm. The small company did so well that in 2012 Doug took his current position of C.E.O. / Executive Creative Director of Ant Farm and rebranded the theatrical division to Industry Creative. Under Doug’s leadership the company has succeeded on campaigns such as The Jungle Book, War Dogs, Joy, Star Trek, Ninja Turtles, The Big Short, Transformers, and Mission Impossible.

In his personal life Doug is a loving husband and proud father of two. He enjoys playing guitar and getting speeding tickets.