OUR TEAM

We only want the best…
So that’s why we employed them!

At Sandbox our passionate team work collaboratively with you to produce all forms of visual content.

Grady Habib

Managing Director

With a passion for storytelling and unrelenting customer standards, Grady has established a culture of collaboration at Sandbox. With his background in psychology and business Grady has an exceptional talent for selecting the right communication medium for your business.

Bachelor in Psychology, Graduate Diploma in Business, MBA (Advanced)

Maria Elena Amatulli

Senior Producer

Maria Elena graduated from Curtin with a degree in commerce majoring in marketing and advertising and has quickly risen from production intern to full-blown producer. A passionate agency-focused producer with an eye for detail, she helps bring ideas to life, producing premium work for a range of clients including Lotterywest, Western Power, Kleenheat and TABTouch. Whether in the office or on set, she makes sure projects are delivered on time and on budget, somehow still finding time outside of her day job to be involved as a committee member for the WA chapter of Youngbloods.

Bachelor in Business

Hollie Gibson

Senior Producer

Here’s a stat that neatly sums up Hollie Gibson: by age 25 she’d already produced advertisements in over 10 countries for global brands like BHP, McDonalds and Nike.
Hollie then pursued her passion for factual filmmaking to London where she started an award-winning tenure at BBC Film as Production Executive for Storyville, a division specialising in large-scale feature-length documentaries. She’ll bring a world-class level of professionalism and sheen to your next production.

Bachelor of Media and Communications with a double major in Journalism and Public Relations

Ian Bignell

Executive Producer

Ian spent the first few months of his career making tea at a busy production house in London. He went on to make shows for the BBC, ITV and Channel 4 before uprooting to the sunnier surrounds of Perth. He worked at the ABC before moving into the independent production space. More recently he has been producing content for the likes of Rio Tinto, Bankwest and Shell.

Bachelor in Film

Clint Logan

Executive Producer

With decades of experience across the globe Clint has dedicated his life to producing stories for the small and large screen. He has produced thousands of TV commercials and corporate videos along with working on feature films such as ‘The Reckoning’ and ‘Bad Girls’

Bachelor in Media Studies

Louise Bertoncini

Senior Producer

Louise has been working in the industry for over fifteen years, beginning as an editor before moving to London to work for Film4. Since returning to Perth she has coordinated the post-production and delivery of acclaimed indie feature films Hounds of Love and Three Summers. She has also produced music videos and commercials for local artists and advertising agencies around Perth.

Bachelor in Film & Television

Brad Habib

Sound Engineer

Brad is a master of his trade; with over ten years’ experience he has won every major award in Perth, at least twice, plus a number of international accolades. Brad’s passion for sound design extends over all mediums but he particularly enjoys television and radio commercials.

Bachelor in Audio Engineering

Jaemie Manners

Head of Colour & Finishing

With a passion for compositing, design and colour, Jaemie enjoys developing concepts and working collaboratively with clients. As our in-house colourist Jaemie has worked on feature films Bad Girls and Hotel Coolgardie along with high profile brands such as Lotterywest, Woodside and the Federal Government.

Fifteen Years Industry Experience

Tony Bannan

Head of VFX

With over 30 years experience, Tony has worked throughout Australia as a Senior Flame Artist before becoming Head of VFX with Sandbox Post .Tony is passionate about all stages of post—production, from previz to editing and vfx.
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Thirty Years Industry Experience

Robert Woods

Editor, Composer, Director

Due to Robert’s exceptional understanding of vision and sound, his expertise spans across multiple disciplines including editing, composing and directing. His first feature film, An Ideal Host, has won multiple awards internationally and picked up the Outstanding Achivement in Narrative Film and the Independent Spirit Awards at WASCA in 2021

Bachelor in Film & Television

Matthew Kerley

Motion Graphics Designer, Editor

Matt began his career being tutored by industry professionals at the ABC, after spending several years creating graphics for the news and children’s programs Matt joined Sandbox as our Motion Graphics Designer. Matt has an exceptional ability to finesse 2D and 3D animation, bringing your complex ideas to life.

10 years experience

Denzil Heeger

Editor/Colourist

Denzil joined Sandbox as a trainee colourist in 2017, but has quickly established himself as a strong all-round post production artist. He works as an editor and colourist in both Premier and Davinci Resolve.

He works across a range of Sandbox productions for large corporates like Woodside and Bankwest, to larger TVC campaigns for agency clients.

Diploma of Screen and Media and an Advanced Diploma in Digital Cinema

Paul Siciliano

3D Artist

Paul Siciliano is one of the most experienced 3d animators working in the WA industry today. He is an AFI nominated artist with 12 years working as a Senior VFX Artist/3d Animator at Sandbox’s earlier incarnation Double G. He went on to spend 8 years at Staccato 3d Animation working on award winning TVCs for clients like Lotterywest, Brownes and Transperth

Over 20 years industry experience

Taeyn Nossiter

Graphic Designer & Animator

Taeyn is a talented illustrator and animator who has quickly climbed the ranks at Sandbox since joining the team in 2018. With an Advanced Diploma in Digital Media/Animation he specialises in 2D animation, motion graphics, character design, concept art, graphic design, digital painting and editing. Taeyn’s claim to fame is that he became a published author at aged 10 by winning the Hans Christian Anderson Award which was presented to him by none other than Princess Mary and Prince Frederik of Denmark.

Advanced diploma in Digital Media/Animation