INTRODUCING TWO NEW MEMBERS TO OUR ALLIANCE!

Digital Alliance is pleased to welcome Abigail Urbik and Kelly Figley to our team! Working as an Account Producer and Sales Representative respectively, Abigail and Kelly will aid the team in bringing in and managing clients as we continue to grow as a company. On shoots, Abigail will also work as a Producer and Kelly as an Assistant Director. We are excited to see how they will bring their skills and experience to our work environment.

                                                

New Team Member Profile: Abigail Urbik New Team Member Profile: Kelly Figley
Background and Experience: Abby is, much like everyone else on the DA team, is a graduate from Ball State University with a degree in Telecommunications. Starting off with the most experience in location sound mixing, Abby then tried out other crew positions, where she found her true passion was in assistant directing and producing. She loves watching old movies, talking about movies, and going to the movies. Her filmmaking idols include John Hughes, John Carney, & John Landis. Background and Experience: Kelly is a recent graduate of Ball State University where she double majored in Telecommunications – Video Production and Theatrical Studies. She first became interested in video and media after taking a TV Production course her senior year of high school. She loves entertainment and bringing stories to people, whether that be on stage or on screen. She also loves acting and has worked on films in college both in front of and behind the camera.
Favorite Color: Green Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Food: Tacos Favorite Food: Anything chocolate
Favorite Movie: Tie between Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and The Blues Brothers. Favorite Movie: That is a really hard decision for me, but I’ll go with Star Wars. I am always in the mood to watch Star Wars.
Favorite Place You’ve Visited: IRELAND!!!!!! *See Kelly’s favorite place 🙂 Favorite Place You’ve Visited: Dublin, Ireland (FUN FACT: Kelly and Abby were in the same study abroad group that went to Ireland in Summer 2015!)
Fun Fact: I can quote Home Alone better than anyone you know. Fun Fact: I have been in at least one musical every year since I was eleven years old. That’s a lot of singin’ and dancin’ folks.
What do you like to do in your free time: My time isn’t what you’d call “free”. When I’m not at DA, sleeping, or eating I’m mostly working on a short film or freelancing as a PA. What do you like to do in your free time: In my free time I like to hang out with friends, perform, and binge watch old seasons of Game of Thrones and Friends.
Why are excited to work at Digital Alliance: I’m excited to get to work with like minded people(I love these people) to produce stories we can all be proud of. Why are you excited to work at Digital Alliance: I am most excited about meeting lots of interesting people and getting to help share their stories.
What goals do you have for your future at Digital Alliance: I hope to learn as much as I can from my talented coworkers, and continue to exercise my skills to be a better account manager and producer than I was yesterday. What goals do you have for your future at Digital Alliance: I hope to become a better salesperson and learn more about marketing as well. A DA goal of mine is to get at least 5 new clients by the end of 2017.