Santa Monica, CA (August 31, 2006)–Endless Noise has named Dayna Turcotte its new executive producer. Turcotte, who will be based in the company’s headquarters in Santa Monica, CA, is the former head of production with Elias Arts. Endless Noise founder/creative director Jeff Elmassian made the announcement.
In her new post, Turcotte will be responsible for overseeing music and sound design production, along with new business development, managing day-to-day company operations, supervising employees, and overseeing all marketing strategies.
Dayna Turcotte joins Endless Noise from Santa Monica-based Elias Arts, where she was employed since l996, most recently as head of production. While with Elias, Turcotte oversaw music production for TV commercials, movie trailers, corporate ID projects, trade shows and Websites. She also launched two company divisions for Elias, music licensing and sound design.
Turcotte’s projects during her years at Elias included campaigns for Nike, Infiniti, Acura, Napster, and Microsoft, among others. Additional clients included AT&T, Gatorade, SONY, Budweiser, Coke, Apple, Adidas, Sprint and Lexus.
A native of Chicago, Turcotte, worked from l991-95 as a senior account executive with Valentine Radford Advertising Agency, located in Kansas City. During her time there, she opened the company’s Denver office, and supervised clients including Pizza Hut and Hallmark.
Relocating to Los Angeles in l995, Turcotte became a senior account executive with Venice, CA-based Chiat Day Advertising, working on the Nissan national account. She left Chiat Day in l996 to join Elias. Turcotte lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Bryan Ray, owner of Beta Petrol (a noted music licensing and supervision company for film and television,) and their son, Ford.