Meet the Gang
At Coelement, our core team is small, and that’s by design. This makes us nimble and agile. It enables us to custom build a team of artists that’s perfect for your project. We partner with a diverse and experienced group of award-winning talent. Writers, directors, animators and video editors,collectively they make up an all-star roster of uber creative individuals that can help bring your vision to life.
Adam Duguay / Director of Operations
Adam Duguay is Managing Partner / Director of Operations with Coelement Inc., a Winnipeg-based video agency focused on video production and interactive storytelling. With over 17 years experience in digital and broadcast media, Adam is an award-winning broadcast designer, video editor and animator. He has produced content for some of North America’s largest brands and media companies such as AOL Time Warner, Global Television, Corus Entertainment, Fox Sports, McDonald’s and United Health Care.
As Director of Operations, Adam works closely with Coelement’s partners and clients to developstrategies that meet their objectives. Adam’s deep understanding of the target audience and the medium helps drive the narrative and storytelling process. Adam then works with the Coelement team to ensure the final product is true to the brand, and meets all objectives.
Mack Vargas / Motion Design Lead
Mack Vargas is a Digital Media Designer working as the Motion Design and Animation Lead with Coelement.
While working at Coelement, Mack has taken the lead on a wide range of projects including animation, interactive projects, graphic design and video editing. Mackenzie specializes in motion graphics and animation, using his strong sense of design and information visualization abilities to create eye catching designs, infographics, characters, special effects, and animations.
Josh Benoit / Production Coordinator
Josh Benoit is Coelement’s Production Coordinator. Josh has over a decade’s worth of filmmaking experience in various roles, from writing and directing to wardrobe and location scouting. At Coelement, his responsibilities include client services, project management and creative development.
He brings with him the experience and sensibilities he acquired directing music videos and short films and applies this same creative energy towards Coelement client projects.
Ryan Mitchell / Video Producer
Ryan Mitchell is a motion designer and award nominated filmmaker from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He studied Film Production at Vancouver Film School and also has a diploma in broadcasting from Assiniboine Community College. With more than 12 years experience in the film and video industry, Ryan has had the opportunity to work with and learn from a number of creative professionals. He has worked as a producer, director, cinematographer and editor on documentaries, music videos, short films and commercials. His work has broadcast nationally and internationally on CBC, GlobalBC, OLN, Smithsonian and BBC Earth.
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