• | LOS ANGELES BASED |

    Joanna is a multi-faceted and innovative global creative producer and problem-solver that has a keen eye for creating breakthrough work and specializing in talent on both sides of the camera with the ability to deliver and launch initiatives on strategy and on budget. She is a strong, clear communicator and a team player that has a proven ability to inspire and motivate her creative teams and clients to deliver world-class work.

     

    Joanna has worked diligently over the past 17 years as an ad agency Executive and Senior Producer serving both the agency and production company industries in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City and most recently, Bali, Indonesia. She has shot all over the world for clients including Uniqlo, Samsung, Peloton, Warner Brothers and Kellogg's. Now safely planted back in LA in 2021.

     

    She prides herself on having a strong work ethic as a Chicago-born-and-bred producer who has the highest standards of integrity and loves working with a community of creative people that have a common purpose for the greater good.

     

     

     

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    | CAMPAIGNS & PROJECTS |

    INTEGRATED LIVE-ACTION CONTENT | DOCU | SOCIAL | POST | ANIMATED | LIVE EVENTS

     

    PELOTON

    2019 "TEXT TO TRY" for a 30 day Free Trial

    Director: Tony Oberstar | Wild Plum | LA

    Editor: Ryan McCally | Consulate | NY

     

    EXECUTIVE CONTENT PRODUCER | FIRSTBORN | NY

    MIKE'S HARDER LEMONADE

    Director: Nabil | Reset

    EDITOR: Paul Nordling | Beast

     

    EXECUTIVE INTEGRATED PRODUCER | BATTERY | LA

    WARNER BROS.

    INJUSTICE 2 TRAILER

    Warner Brothers Games: Injustice™ 2 is NetherRealm Studios' super-powered sequel

    to the hit game Injustice™: Gods Among Us,

    that allows players to build and power up the ultimate version of their favorite DC characters.

     

    *2017 Shortlist: Medium: Film Technique (Sound Design)

    Director, Editor & VFX: Plastic Wax- AUSTRALIA

    Music and Sound Design: South Music | LA

     

    EXECUTIVE INTEGRATED PRODUCER- BATTERY | LA

    UNIQLO

    Director: Marco Prestini | Strangelove

    Editor/VFX: Jillian Corsie | TBWA IN-HOUSE & Whitehouse | LA, VFX

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER PRODUCER | TBWA\CHIAT DAY | LA

    JAGUAR

    'The Audition'

    Editor: Teddy Gersten | Butcher Edit

    Online | VFX: Brewster Parsons

    https://pursuitist.com/jaguar-art-of-performance/

     

    SENIOR POST PRODUCER | BUTCHER EDITORIAL | LA

    A&E: 'ROOTS'

    HISTORY® premiered "Roots" on Memorial Day 2016.

    HISTORY partnered with FamilySearch International and the Freedmen’s Bureau Project

    to help families reconnect with their ancestors by transcribing thousands

    of digitized historical records. You can help here: http://history.com/readingforroots #Roots

     

    EXECUTIVE INTEGRATED PRODUCER 360I | LA

    KELLOGG'S

    INTEGRATED CAMPAIGN

    'Shhh Fat Talk' Integrated Campaign

    Director: Liz Friedlander | Believe Media | LA

    Editor: Glorily Velez | Whitehouse | Chicago

     
    *CO-AUTHOR OF 'SHHH FAT TALK' PUBLICATION
     
    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

     

     

     

    HONDA

    INTEGRATED

    Editor: Teddy Gersten | Butcher Edit

    Online | VFX: Butcher

    Agency: RPA| LA

     

    SENIOR POST PRODUCER | BUTCHER EDITORIAL | LA

    XQ FOUNDATION

    "XQ Super School Live"

    A one-hour special aiming to bring the American people together

    to help rethink the future of American high schools, aired Sept. 8, 2017

    on all four major U.S. networks —

    ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC​

    VFX: Los York | LA

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | MAL FOR GOOD | LA

    AECOM

    A short film about a young surfer from South L.A. who commutes by Metro Line to Santa Monica.

    Director: John Singleton

    Editor: Paul Nordling

     

    EXECUTIVE INTEGRATED PRODUCER | BATTERY | LA

    CASCADIAN FARMS

    Short-Form Documentary

    Cascadian Farms Organic launched our Bee Friendlier initiative with a

    'Seed Bombing' in Yolo County, California, where we planted over a million

    native wildflower seeds to help increase pollinator habitat.

    www.bee-friendlier.com

     

    SUPERVISING PRODUCER | LINE PRODUCER | HELO PRODUCTIONS | LA

    ULTIMATE FREEDOM 

    Promo- Ultimate Freedom

     

    DIRECTOR OF CONTENT | Bali

     

     

     

    JCPENNEY

    2019 Summer Anthem

    Director: Matt Smuckler | Community Films

    Editor: Barney Miller | Whitehouse

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | BADGER & WINTERS | NY

    JCPENNEY

    2019 Mother's Day

    Director: Matt Smuckler | Community Films

    Editor: Barney Miller | Whitehouse

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | BADGER & WINTERS | NY

     

    KELLOGG'S

    INTEGRATED CAMPAIGN
    "What Will You Gain When You Lose?' INTEGRATED Campaign

    LIVE consumer events with the larger-than-life scale in Chicago and Los Angeles.

    A Mobile app called myPlan. Consumers track their progress and earn "achievements" that they can share

    with friends on Facebook.

     

    www.SpecialK.com https://www.facebook.com/specialkus

     

    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

    SAMSUNG

    TAB 2

    Global campaign for Galaxy TAB2

    Director: Bo Mirhosseni | Partizan

    Editor: Bobby Gijac: Sunset Edit | LA

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | CHEIL WORLDWIDE, LA | S. KOREA

    JCPENNEY

    2019 Spring Fashion Anthem

    Director: Matthew Donaldson | A Whitelabel Product

    Editor: Barney Miller | Whitehouse/NY

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | BADGER & WINTERS | NY

    JCPENNEY

    Father's Day Brand Spot

    Director: Matt Smuckler | Community Films
    Editor: Barney Miller | Whitehouse

     
    SENIOR PRODUCER | BADGER & WINTERS | NY

    SAMSUNG 

    TAB 2

    Director: Bo Mirhosseni | Partizan

    Editor: Bobby Gijac: Sunset Edit | LA

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | CHEIL WORLDWIDE | LA | S. KOREA

    SAMSUNG

    TAB 2

    'Christmas Time'

    Director: Bo Mirhosseni | Partizan

    Editor: Bobby Gijac: Sunset Edit | LA

     

    SENIOR PRODUCER | CHEIL WORLDWIDE | LA | S. KOREA

     

     

     

    BLIZZARD ENTERTAINMENT

    "LI MING"

    Director: Rocky Morton | MJZ

    Editor: Paul Nordling

     

    EXECUTIVE INTEGRATED PRODUCER | BATTERY | LA
     

    BLIZZARD ENTERTAINMENT

    "SONYA"

    Director: Rocky Morton | MJZ

    Editor: Paul Nordling

     

    EXECUTIVE INTEGRATED PRODUCER | BATTERY | LA

    JAM CITY ENTERTAINMENT

    Instagram TV: 10 episode Animated comedy series

    Launch of the mobile game starring Julianne Hough @WILD THINGS'

    @PLAYWILDTHINGS

    Character Design & Edit: Awesome, Inc.

    https://www.jamcity.com/wildthings/#wtfb

     

    SENIOR CONTENT PRODUCER | JAM CITY | LA

    JAM CITY ENTERTAINMENT

    @PLAYWILDTHINGS

    Character Design & Edit: Awesome, Inc.

    https://www.jamcity.com/wildthings/#wtfb

     

    SENIOR MARKETING CONTENT PRODUCER | JAM CITY | LA

     

     

     

    SKINNY COW

    ICE CREAM
    Director: TJ Misny | Greenpoint Pictures

    EXECUTIVE PRODUCER | 360i | LA

    KELLOGG'S

    SPECIAL K

    Global Spring Campaign

     

    Director: Yael Staav | Furlined

    Editor: Glorily Velez | Whitehouse Chicago

     

    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

    UNILEVER

    'DOVE'

    Pro-Age Campaign

    Director: Lars Knorrn

    Editor: Randy Palmer | Optimus Chicago

     

    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

    KELLOGG'S

    SPECIAL K

    LIVE Branding Event

     

    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

    ULTIMATE FREEDOM 

    Promo for Healthy Commissions Program

     

    DIRECTOR OF CONTENT | BALI

    ULTIMATE FREEDOM

    Live Event showcasing star students in the marketing program- Ultimate Freedom

     

    DIRECTOR OF CONTENT | BALI

     

    ULTIMATE FREEDOM

    Crypto content

     

    DIRECTOR OF CONTENT | BALI

     

    KELLOGG'S

    HEALTH BARS

    Director: Irv Blitz

    Editor: Deb Schimmel., Optimus | Chicago

     
    PRODUCER, LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO
     

     

     

     

    KELLOGG'S, SPECIAL K

    LATAM Market
    Director: Yael Staav | Furlined
    Editor: Glorily Velez | Whitehouse | Chicago

     

    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

    MARSHALLS

    LATAM MARKET

    Director: Jeff Tomsic | GO Film

     

    PRODUCER | LEO BURNETT | CHICAGO

  • HONORS | AWARDS

     

    • INJUSTICE 2’ DUALITY TRAILER

    2017 CLIO, SHORTLIST | WARNER BROTHERS, FILM TECHNIQUE CATEGORY FOR SOUND DESIGN

    HTTPS://CLIOS.COM/AWARDS/WINNER/26758

     

     

    • AECOM 'SURFER' CAMPAIGN

    SHOOT MAGAZINE/SHOOT ONLINE 2017 TOP TEN MUSIC CHART

     

     

    • ‘SHHH, SHUT DOWN FAT TALK’ BRAND BOOK FOR THE KELLOGG’S COMPANY.
    PUBLISHED CO-AUTHOR
     
     
     
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    | EDUCATION |

    UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS | CHAMPAIGN, URBANA

    A.S.(1993-1995)

    LIBERAL ARTS

    COLUMBIA COLLEGE | CHICAGO, IL.

    B.A. (1995-1997)

    TELEVISION PRODUCTION PRACTICUM AND MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS

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    JOANNA RHODES

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