SPROCKET CORPORATE COMMUNICATION AND PRODUCTION
It is our aim to effectively help you communicate to your clients, suppliers or employees, in a clear and creative way. We accomplish this through concise concept development and implementation. Over the years we have produced a number of campaigns that have included: Event production, Industrial theatre, brand activation, corporate training and facilitation, as well as TV, Radio, and music production. We have worked with some of South Africa’s leading companies and believe that it is our personal, approach and a respect for the integrity of your brand that makes all the difference.
Sprocket offers a complete communication solution including:
• Concept development
• Corporate training and facilitation
• Event production, co-ordination and entertainment booking
• Creative brand strategy, media planning, placement and advertising
• Industrial Theatre and role play to tackle any issue
• TV and DVD production – Commercials, Training videos, Corporate AV
• Radio production and voice over selection
• Team Building
• Filming of live events
• Music production and corporate theme songs
• Voice overs
Management Profile of Alan Glass BA Dramatic Art (Hons) Wits
Communications Consultant, Producer, songwriter, voice artist, author
and co-creator of Beautiful Creatures.
Alan is best known for co-creating the highly successful children’s music series Beautiful Creatures with Ed Jordan. They have released seven albums and have achieved a platinum and three gold albums in South Africa, and have been acknowledged by the music industry with two SAMA nominations as well as the South African theatre industry with a Naledi award for best children’s production in 2010. They have released two children’s books ‘Mafutha the Elephant’, and ‘Imvubu the Happiest Hippo’, with a third book currently in production. During the 2010 World Cup, they co-produced a stage production of ‘Beautiful Creatures’ with Hazel Feldman at Montecasino’s Teatro Theatre, which attracted over 18 000 people. Beautiful Creatures are also currently developing an animated TV series. The Beautiful Creatures brand is expanding to other territories, 2010 sees their first album release in collaboration with ABC TV in Australia. They are also represented on Itunes throughout the world. Beautiful Creatures has been designed to be parent friendly children’s music and has a strong education, conservation and environmental message. Alan, Ed and Paul Choritz co-founded a record label under which they manage the Beautiful Creatures brand. Alan’s career began writing and performing with the acclaimed accapella cabaret group "Not the Midnight Mass" in 1988. The group was acknowledged by the entertainment industry with awards such as the prestigious Dalro Cabaret Revue Award, Evening Post Award and a Vita nomination. In 1992 he co-founded the innovative media, advertising and marketing company GMR Transit Media. In 2001 he and his partners sold the business to Corpcom / Clearchanel International. He subsequently started Sprocket Productions, a corporate communications consultancy, which specializes in TV and Radio production, Industrial Theatre, Event Production, and Brand activation. Sprocket’s clients have included Alexander Forbes, Proctor and Gamble, Eskom, First National Bank, Cell C, Discovery Health, Mecer, National Brands, Multichoice, Collect a Can, Bosch, Investec, and many more. Apart from his singing voice, he is also known for numerous TV and radio voice-overs, and for several years was a resident voice artist on KTV and Mnet. In 2009, Alan was commissioned to create a children’s story book, song and in-store content for an extensive brand campaign for Proctor and Gamble’s brand, Pampers. He has also written several other corporate themes and songs.
Sprocket Productions has many years experience in advertising, entertainment, communication, production, music and events and when it comes to ideas, they are the ideal brainstorming partners for your company or clients, coming up with fresh strategic ideas. They have selected and aligned themselves with the best experts in each discipline to implement the job properly. They are also able to take clients’ concept and work strictly to their brief.