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Beast Names Kristen Bedard Johnson As Its East Coast Sales Representative

Veteran Sales Rep Joins Cannes Lions-Winning Editorial Shop in New York

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kristen Bedard Johnson has joined Beast as its New York-based sales representative.

Deluxe Digital Distribution: Multiscreen Ready, Studio-Quality Video Catalog Service.

Johnson also serves as East Coast sales representative for L.A.-based commercial production company Furlined LLC.  She previously was East Coast sales representative for New York-based advertising agency Gravity Media LLC and prior to that was East Coast sales representative for global production studio @radical.media.

"The energy and dedication Kristen brings to her work is phenomenal," said Helena Lee, executive producer of Beast in New York.  "Her enthusiasm, experience and genuine connection with others will be a huge asset to Beast. We are thrilled to have her on our team."

Beast is a unit of Deluxe Entertainment Services Group.

About Beast
Beast is a top editorial facility for commercials, music videos and Web virals. The company serves a global clientele and maintains an unparalleled roster of award-winning editors, as well as up-and-coming talent.

Since its launch in 2006, Beast has built an impressive and varied body of work for clients such as Harpo Films, Nike, AT&T, Reebok, Southwest Airlines, GM, Toyota, BMW, Mercedes, USAF, Linkin Park and Black Eyed Peas.

Beast has offices in Santa Monica, New York, Austin, Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta and San Francisco. For more information, visit www.beast.tv.

About Deluxe
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. is a global leader in media and entertainment services across film, video and online original content from capture to consumption. 

Since 1915, Deluxe Entertainment has been the trusted partner for the world's most successful Hollywood studios, independent film companies, TV networks, exhibitors, advertisers and others, offering best-in-class solutions in production, post production, distribution, asset and workflow management and new digital solution-based technologies.

The company employs nearly 6,000 of the most talented, highly honored and recognized artists and industry veterans worldwide. Deluxe Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc. For more information visit, www.bydeluxe.com.

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