Pam Hogarth has spent almost 30 years in the world of visual effects, 25 of which doing marketing, education and career guidance. Before starting her consulting company, she worked at LOOK Effects as Director of Marketing, where she significantly increased the company's footprint in the visual effects and production industries. She continues to work with LOOK guiding their publicity and marketing.
Before being lured to LOOK, she spent 12 years helping to build Gnomon School of Visual Effects into the premiere educational institution for careers in high-end computer graphics for entertainment. During this time she advised, taught and placed hundreds of aspiring digital artists.
While doing that, she found the time and energy to devote to the growth of the Visual Effects Society where she has served multiple terms on the Board of Directors, was twice elected as the first female Vice Chair, is Chair of the Benefits Committee and has been one of the abiding Chairs of the Education Committee. Pam has also spoken at computer graphics and academic conferences here and abroad. She serves on the advisory boards of CG Society; VIEW Conference in Turin, Italy; and the Entertainment Academy at Santa Monica College. She has taught at Gnomon, Digital Media Institute, Otis College of Art and Design, and the American Film Institute.
Pam holds an MEd in Vocational Counseling from Kent State University and a BS from Springfield College in Fine Art and Psychology. She loves helping people make their dreams a reality!