What makes the PRG Paskal staff and crew members different from other Motion Picture Lighting and Grip Equipment houses? One word… Experience. While staff members at other equipment companies may seem like a constant revolving door, at PRG Paskal you will find the same team of friendly down to earth professionals year after year. People that you can rely on not only to fulfill your production needs but more so as partners and friends focused on the same goal; to provide outstanding equipment and service no matter how challenging your project may be. Whatever your location, rest assure that PRG Paskal has offices nearby to serve your needs.
Senior Account Executive, Business Development
An industry veteran with over 20 years of trusted experience, Zoe is considered to be valuable partner to the Cinematic community that she has served throughout her career. She is known for bringing technology to the creative community empowering them to bring concept thru capture to the Big Screen. Zoe has surrounded herself with companies that provide innovation, technical and service expertise.
In Zoe’s newest capacity as Senior Account Executive for Business Development for Production Resource Group (PRG), her responsibilities will include developing opportunities for the wide spectrum of Entertainment solutions that PRG has to offer, specifically in the segments of Feature Film, Television and Commercial Productions. This includes Canada and markets east of the Mississippi.
Prior to joining PRG, Zoe held the position as General Manager for Fletcher Camera and Lenses. Under Zoe’s leadership, Fletcher became a National Recognized Camera Company with offices in Chicago, Michigan, and New Orleans. Credits include notable features such as Public Enemies, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, along with numerous television series and commercial production.
Previous to Fletcher, Zoe was an Marketing Account Executive for Panavision that included negotiating and servicing the technical camera needs of Cinematographers in markets of Chicago, Toronto and Florida. She also worked as an Production Account Executive for the Eastman Kodak Company, and a Studio Manager for Chapman Cranes and Dollies in Orlando, Florida.
Zoe is an Associate Member of the ASC (American Society of Cinematographers), an invitation only organization for those whom have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the craft of cinematography. Zoe is a ‘92 graduate of Nationally Recognized Liberal Arts, Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida and currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.
With 15 years of customer service experience, and over 12 years of feature film experience, Ian has been on both sides of the film industry. By the time he graduated from Florida State University with a degree in History and a Minor in Film, Ian was already an experienced film lighting technician with over 15 film credits to his name. Ian is familiar with the challenges that can arise on projects and thrives on getting the job done in an efficient and cost effective manner. Whether it’s on set or in the in office, Ian’s joy comes from helping any production, large or small, put out the best product possible. As one of the Paskal New Orleans Rental Agents, Ian will help ensure that your production receives the best lighting equipment needed, along with working with the production team to stay within their budget. After moving to New Orleans, Ian joined Paskal New Orleans in 2012 after 8 years of working as a Set Lighting Technician in productions across the U.S.A. He previously has worked on feature films, short films, music videos, and commercials. He is very knowledgeable in the field of lighting equipment and related products. His experience allows him to work well on any size production.