Who We Are

  • A Canadian-based creative studio and production house specializing in broadcast, 3D, interactive media and creative design solutions.
  • Award-winning creative including two Emmys, Broadcast Designers Association/Promax Golds and Silvers, and multiple other international awards and nominations.
  • International client list including major broadcast networks, film and animation studios, multinational corporations and Fortune 100 – 500 clients.
  • Outstanding team of professionals with top-level with over 25 years experience in broadcast production and animation, design project management, branding and strategy development, and interactive media and application production.
  • A new and exciting team that has come together with bold creative, and a unique approach that delivers strong results.

 

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Jim Rondeau

President

Jim has extensive executive management experience in multiple business and public sector venues. He has worked in retail and managed a thriving financial services business and has also served as a government Cabinet Minister overseeing departments such as Industry, Science and Technology, and Competitiveness, Training and Trade. Jim’s boundless energy, business acumen and knowledge of the broadcast, 3D and interactive media industry is a huge benefit to Plum’s clients.

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Cindy Stevens

Director of Strategy

Cindy is a senior communications executive who has previously managed a multi-million dollar communications/advertising operation with more than 70 staff. Her background includes brand strategy development, marketing/advertising planning, quantitative and qualitative research, public relations and events, and overall project management for large client undertakings. Her breadth of experience allows her to hit the ground running and provide strong, focused strategies for all of Plum’s projects. Cindy believes the client comes first and demonstrates this in each and every interaction she has with our agency’s clients.

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Dennis Tam

Creative Director

Dennis has over 20 years of broadcast design experience. He began his career working as a broadcast designer for Global Television in Canada and then moved on to become Creative Director of Systematic Design – an international broadcast design company which has provided him the opportunity to work on many prestigious broadcast projects such as two Super Bowls and many television and network branding projects across the globe. He is the recipient of an Emmy as well as many other international broadcast awards. Dennis has a strong creative vision and a passion for excellence that he brings to bear on all of Plum’s projects.

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Cynthia Dowse

Production Manager & Executive Director

Cynthia has more than 25 years of experience in broadcast television, video and media production, and design. As the principle owner of Dowse Media Productions Inc. and Dowse Marketing and Design, she has established an impressive array of projects and clients by providing creative direction, acting as a production and video producer, managing major projects and providing design consultation. Cynthia is a hands-on professional with well-honed interpersonal skills and strong leadership abilities. Her creative energy, positive attitude and focus on results makes working with Plum both rewarding and inspiring.

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Liem Nguyen

Senior Client Liason and Visual FX Director

Liem is an outstanding 3D artist whose work has earned an Emmy and a Gemini Award nomination. He has worked on visual effects for many feature films including Superman Returns, Matrix Reloaded and X-Men. Liem has worked in various facets of the broadcast and interactive media industry and has been the principle owner of a successful visual effects and animation studio, Pixel Reborn. His wide-ranging experience also includes video game cinematics, broadcast animation, 3D modelling, visual effects, pre-visualisation and architectural flythroughs. Liem’s attention to detail and strong client service ethic are core strengths on our Plum team.

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Fung Wee Lim

New Media Director

Fung has extensive experience in all aspects of media production including television and corporate videos, editing, web development and graphic design. His unique understanding of both the creative and technical sides of the business provides Plum with the ability to work equally well with both marketing and IT staff within our clients’ organizations. In addition to working for several interactive design agencies, Fung has also held the position of Creative Director of Blendic Media. He is an enthusiastic and versatile media professional and an integral part of the Plum team.