Michael Bennett has been helping artists, brands and agencies push the boundaries of design and innovative storytelling for more than 15 years. His extensive experience in branded content includes nurturing partnerships with technology-forward agencies and brands, including some of the world’s most recognizable companies. With a background in design and animation, and a contagious positive energy, Michael fosters open collaboration and ideation to forge new and unexpected approaches to content creation.
Prior to joining MethodMade in 2019, Michael served as Managing Director of Laundry, where he established and spearheaded operations for the design and animation studio’s new San Francisco location. Previously, he spent five years as an EP with the company at its Los Angeles headquarters, with a two-year stint as Director of Business Development and Managing Executive Producer at Ntropic’s San Francisco office. Michael’s view of design in branded content was shaped early in his career, having collaborated with Belief Design Founder Mike Goedecke; he’s also held Business Development roles at yU+co, where he worked closely with Founder Garson Yu.