Work History

Work History
Apr 1989 - Present



Eric Mahady


2012 Designer, Special Projects, Brunswick Boat Group.

2011 Project Manager, 3D Modeler, Texture Artist, "Dora the Explorer", Main titles.

2011 3D Modeler, Texture Artist, Compositor, Lucky Charms "Rainbow", "Everybody Flies".

2011 Animator, "On the Shoulders of Giants", Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Producer

2010 Technical Consultant/Animator Calabash Animation.

2008 Instructor for Rhino, Photoshop, After Effects, MAYA, Editing, etc.

2008 Yacht Designer, Rivolta Group, $750,000 custom yachts

2008 Yacht Designer, Sea Force IX, $8 million custom sport fishers

2008 Key Background Artist, "Little Man Dan", Walt Disney Television Animation

2007 Design Management Consultant, NASA

2006 Production Designer, The Jim Henson Company, Live-action Pilot for series

2006 Special FX Designer/ Artist, The Jim Henson Company, Live-action Pilot for series

2006 Mega Yacht Designer and Web designer

2006 Designer, Displayit Inc., Exhibit and Retail Design

2006 FX Artist/ Compositor, "Fight Science", Brain Zoo, Discovery Channel

2005 Pre-viz, Prop Design, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, (3D)" Warner Bros.

2005 Art Director, "Murder in the Cathedral", Brian Eatwell, Production Designer

2005 Matte Painter, "The Barnyard", Omation/ Paramount

2005 Character Modeler, "The Barnyard", Omation/ Paramount

2004 Co-Art Director, "Dirk Derby", O Entertainment/ Nicktoonz

2004 Animatic Compositor, "Barnyard", Omation/ Paramount

2003 Art and Technical Director, "Van Helsing", Universal Studios

2002 Finish Carpenter, Private $5 million home in Malibu, CA

2002 Co-Director, "Bahrain Summer", 40 second ad, Saatchi and Saatchi, Gulf

2002 Head of Digital, "India MkIII Water Pump", instructional animation for UNICEF

2002 Special Effects Supervisor/ Co-Director, "Bokshu, the Myth", Shyamaprasad, Director

2002 Special Effects Supervisor, "Lakeer", Amir Hasan, Director

2001 Head of Digital, Toonz Animation India Pvt. Ltd., Expanded and trained burgeoning overseas digital animation studio. Wrote and designed work flow of Digital Department

2001 Effects Artist, Reel EFX, "Matrix 'Bullet' Cam'" style multi-cam stabilization and color timing for FordMotor Co. and Kirin Beverage Co. commercials in After Effects

2001 Compositor, Stargate Films/IDI, live-action compositing in After Effects for "Santa Who?" Walt Disney Productions

2001 Compositor, Stargate Films/IDI, live-action compositing in After Effects for "Second String" Turner Network Television

2000 Editor, "Hooligans", Compilation of rowdy football (soccer) fan footage for direct to video

2000 Director, "Time, Love and Fashion", live-action/animated music video

2000 Key Background Artist, "Oblongs", Film Roman

2000 Compositor, Ring of Fire, live-action split screen and roto-scoping in After Effects for "The Other Me", Walt Disney Productions

1999 Digital Effects Supervisor, Nickelodeon Animation Studios, Built and supervised NAS's first digital studio. Effects Animation, 3-D Animation and Post Production

1999 Juror, ASIFA Annie Awards, Special Effects Animation

1998 Digital Painter, Nickelodeon Animation Studios, Title Cards and Background Paint for "The Angry Beavers", in Photoshop

1997 Art Director, Tamara Bane Gallery/ Robert Bane Editions

1997 Director of Animation, Walt Disney T.V. Animation, Development for ABC's "Disney One Saturday Morning". ("Main Titles", "Mrs. Munger's Class" [Co-Creator], "The Monkey Boys", (Designer, Photographer), "Sub-Three" and various bumpers)

1996 Editor, "Dharma and Greg" pilot for TV series

1996 Technical Supervisor/Editor, HBO Animation, For "Spawn" and "Spicy City". Titles. Specified, purchased, operated and maintained an AVID Media Composer, Media 100 and Photoshop paint station

1995 Consultant, Warner Bros. T.V. Animation and Warner Bros. Feature Animation, research and evaluation for digital Ink and Paint system purchase (Cambridge Animation Systems Animo, U.S. Animation, Softimage Toonz and Core Retas Pro)

1993 Title Artist, Warner Bros. T.V. Animation, Titles for: "Batman; Mask of the Phantasm", "Batman the Animated Series", "Sylvester and Tweety Mysteries", "Freakazoid!" and "Animaniacs"

1992 Prop Artist, Warner Bros. T.V. Animation, Props for: "Tazmania", "Animaniacs", "Pinky and the Brain" and "Tiny Toons Adventures"

1990 Background Layout Artist, Warner Bros. T.V. Animation, B.G.s for "Tazmania"

1990 Architectural Modeler, Battaglia and Associates, Theme Park model for Kobe, Japan

1989 Design Consultant, Viking Yachts

1989 Designer, Talon Marine, a 120 mph 37' Catamaran

1989 Designer, OMC Chris-Craft Boats, 11 award winning Boats from 16' to 32'

1988 Designer, Regie National des Usines Renault, Renault Alpine "Evo" show car, the Renault Museum, Paris

Guest Instructor, Art Center College of Design, Ringling School of Design and Directors Guild of America.


1987 - 1989

Bachelors of Science

Art Center College of Design



Software used in production:

Modo, 3d Studio Max, MAYA, Softimage XSI, Cinema 4D, Rhinoceros, Solid Works, AutoCAD, Lightwave, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe GoLive, Ultimatte, Illustrator, AVID Media Composer (AVID Certified), Media 100, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, Bryce, Alias Auto Studio, Cambridge Animo, US Animation, Macromedia Flash and Dreamweaver, Word, Power Point, Excel, Painter I have, at various times, worked in Macintosh (OS 2 through X), Windows (NT, XP, XP Pro, 95, 98, 2000, 7) and UNIX environments in production and can manage hardware/ technical issues as well as the creative aspects of production.