Karen Lewellen | It's Karen!

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It’s Karen! is an independent firm representing Visual Effect, Animation & Design Studios, Music & Sound Design, Editorial & Production Companies, for jobs originating out of ad agencies or other sources relating to advertising, marketing, internet, brand content and new media.

The independent representation firm of It’s Karen! seeks to create and maintain a balanced roster of companies to service the advertising industry with one stop shopping for their production needs.

It’s Karen! represents companies in the for jobs originating with the USA. For additional information about the companies represented by It's Karen!, please visit our website at itskaren.com.

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Karen Lewellen’s Experience
National Sales Rep
It's Karen!
(Marketing and Advertising industry)

August 2007 — Present

Karen Lewellen’s sales experience was derived from her tenure as Client Service Manager where she worked with CFO’s and Controllers of Fortune 500 Companies and international accounts for Alliance. In a down turning market, Karen developed a 3 million book of business into over 35 million within 3 years.

In August 2007, using her production knowledge, sales experience and contacts established while at Right Brain Media, Karen opened It’s Karen! and began representing Visual Effects and Animation Artists. Her roster has now expanded to include Production Companies, Editorial and Design.

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Right Brain Media, Inc.
(Marketing and Advertising industry)

June 2001 — August 2007
Right Brain Media, Inc. – Los Angeles, CA May 2001 - August 2007
Controller

Responsibilities included overall financial and accounting functions, overseeing commercial productions, developing and updating production guidelines and procedures in accordance with market and union contact changes and trends, establishing and maintaining vendor relationships, maintaining DGA reporting and contributions, handling monthly and quarterly tax reports, reviewing contacts. Managed accounts payable, accounts receivable, production accounts and production supervisors. Accountable for overall internal operational functions. Responsible for production compliance with union regulations and company guidelines. With the development guidelines and procedures I created, this resulted in no IATSE or Teamster audit findings for the years of 2003 through 2006.

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  1. TDL Soundtracks