Donnie Bauer is a Creative Director at The Mill in Chicago where he leads a team of designers, animators, and artists.
He brings with him over 12 years of experience working across projects for broadcast television, large-scale events, and concerts. Some of his recent collaborations include work for PlayStation, Reebok, Pitchfork Music Festivals, and designing for the CMA Music Awards in Nashville.
Donnie's passion for design and animation has earned him accolades through AICE and PromaxBDA. His technical savvy in 3D gained him the opportunity to speak on behalf of Maxon's Cinema 4D at NAB where he presented his unique approach to problem-solving in CGI.
Donnie is a hands-on director who utilizes a "soup to nuts" approach in all of his work. From a rough sketch to the final deliverable, Donnie is dedicated to every step of the process.
To learn more about his work experience, view his résumé here.