launched a new production company called Boy Genius, based in Venice, CA. The first signee is copywriter-turned-director Scott Corbett
and Joe Pistorio
is head of production. ... Rushes has added Paul Gregory, formerly of Incentive Software/Superscape PLC, as lead systems architect, and Gavin Digby, formerly of MPC, as 2D composite supervisor. ... Digital retouching service provider Lee Land Studios has merged with GTN. ... BooneOakley has hired Craig Jelniker
, formerly of Element 79/Chicago, as head of broadcast production.