Our Team

Our Team

01

Ryan Wang

CEO & FOUNDER

ryan.wang@magzcp.com

After graduating Ryerson University with a BFA, Ryan has worked on many major and indie budget productions in China, as a Director and Director of Photography. Seeing that motion control can often be complicated, time consuming and expensive, Ryan started Mag-Z with all productions in mind. He and his partner in China designed the Atom to make motion control more enjoyable for all DP’s and Directors. Ryan is a proud accredited member of the International Cinematographers Guild – I.A.T.S.E 667 and the Commercial Production Association of Toronto -C/PAT

02

David Daniloff

GENERAL MANAGER

ddaniloff@magzcp.com

David Daniloff is a film producer, business manager and marketing empresario who has been immersed in the industry for 20 years.  He has worked closely on dozens of productions and events with a multitude of industry veterans in North America and Europe such as Alejandro Jodorowsky, Ken Russell, John Waters, Karen Black, Wes Craven, George Romero, Crispin Glover, Tobe Hooper, Dario Argento and John McNaughton to name a few. David’s years of film and music industry knowledge, experience and connections shine through in all his goals, initiatives, business wisdom and creative endeavors. MAG-Z is proud to include David as an indispensable part of the internal team.

03

John Tarver-CSC

CINEMATOGRAPHER

john.tarver@magzcp.com

Born in New York City, raised in Alberta, Canada. When a close call convinced him that the Ski Patrol was not a career for him, he went to film school at The University of Southern California, where he was awarded the Kodak Scholarship in Cinematography. Continually active as a Director of Photography, he is also currently an instructor.

04

Conor McNeilly

TECH SPECIALIST & STUDIO MANAGER

cmcneilly@magzcp.com

Conor’s roots arrive from a Fine Arts background. He applies vast knowledge of Art & Film History, along with his strong experience in Colour, Lighting, Iconography and Design to bring a fresh, creative and technical perspective on and off the screen at MAG-Z. Conor is the MAG-Z In-House ATOM, Studio Tech support system and Studio Manager. Conor’s proficiency also extends to storyboard and creative shot design, which helps clients achieve new innovations for feature film, music video, commercial projects and productions.

05

Barry Veerkamp

TECHNICAL CONSULTANT

barry@magzcp.com

Barry Veerkamp has been developing websites and Web-based applications for over 20 years. He has worked on hundreds of projects, both locally and internationally and has a number of technical specialties, from custom website development to graphic design, database development and maintenance, technical consulting, support and training. He brings a creative, fun and personalized approach to IT and Web-based solutions.

06

Emma Bai

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER & ASIAN REGIONAL MARKETING DIRECTOR

emma.bai@magzcp.com

Emma studied at University of Toronto and Ryerson Univerisity. She specialized in Human Resource Management. Prior to working with Mag-Z, she operated her own tutoring firm and had experienced managing a business for 6 years. In 2016, she attended Beijing film academy to become a professional make up artist and has practiced for 2 years.

07

Wade Xing

GRAPHIC DESIGNER & ASIAN REGIONAL MARKET REPRESENTATIVE 

wade@magzcp.com

Wade Xing is an OCAD student who studies integrated media. He is super willing to dig into new areas and achieve new experiences by being as helpful as possible. Wade became a freelance graphic designer in 2016, and now runs his personal brand. With the interest of art in mind, hes done various projects on woodworking, concept projection, installation and sound design. Wade also has experience within the Chinese entertainment market as a public relations liaison. Wade is currently a Graphic Designer and client prospector at MAG-Z, and passionate about production and business.

08

Adam Cummerford

With his early years playing with cameras, and working as a theatre technician at Red Deer, Alberta’s Matchbox theatre he was offered his first job in film as a focus puller on a TV show. He still doesn’t understand how it happened. He’s since been an active member in the film industry as long as he can remember working in different cities across Canada. The 27 year old currently currently resides in Toronto working alongside some of the industries greatest talents.

09

Rob Duckworth

Using any camera he could find, Rob had a passion for filmmaking from a young age. After graduating from Niagara College in 2013 for film studies, and then joining IATSE 667, his passion has only grown. When asked to be a part of the MAG-Z team Rob was thrilled and honoured to have an opportunity to use his creative vision on such a limitless machine. Rob understands the process of production and will be able to accommodate you accordingly. Rob is a proud accredited member of I.A.T.S.E 667