Genevieve Gorder for Yankee Candle

By Quan CM Tran | 2018-09-21
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I just recently finished up some new social media work with designer Genevieve Gorder for Yankee Candle. There’s another batch coming, and I’ve got to say, the candles smell nice. She’s got such a fun energy and great taste as well. View this post on Instagram A beautiful candle makes all the difference… I’m excited…

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New Campaign For Keybank

By Quan CM Tran | 2018-08-31
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Work for a new KeyBank campaign wrapped up to promote their checking accounts. I was able to reconnect with Director Jeff Bednarz on this work, which was great. He directed the Yellow Ribbons spots I cut over a decade ago that led to my first AICE award so I’ll always be grateful for that. The…

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An Unlikely Statesman

By Quan CM Tran | 2018-06-09
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This past summer, a friend told me about the Bun Cha place Anthony Bourdain and President Obama ate at in Hanoi. I looked at a picture they had taken (not this one) of the table. It had become a shrine of their meal. I laughed and shook my head. Only Tony could pull that off.…

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Kristen Schaal Lends Her Voice For Zaxby’s

By Quan CM Tran | 2018-05-01
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What do you think of when you think about a Zensation Chicken Zalad? Kristen Schaal, naturally. Kristen personified the comeback of the popular salad. The team told me about the tweet we used in one of the spots (it’s real) and how the person on the other end freaked out when they decided to use…

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Joining 3008

By Quan CM Tran | 2018-02-02
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So some exciting news to share. I’ve joined the staff at 3008. Owner Brent Herrington edited one of the most beloved SuperBowl spots of all-time, the venerable Ram “Farmer” spot with Paul Harvey’s exquisite writing and voice. I’ll also be reunited with several friends who I’ve worked with from before and am looking forward to…

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New Work for Dell and the XPS 13

By Quan CM Tran | 2018-01-10
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The new Dell XPS 13s have definitely caught my attention. I’ve been considering switching to a PC based laptop after switching to a PC work station at home and these are definitely making me think about making the switch. I worked with Dell in creating these social media videos which launched on Facebook and Instagram…

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56 – A Fan Letter to the Houston Astros

By Quan CM Tran | 2017-11-07
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Scripture says there is a time for everything. But if you have been a Houston Astros fan, you’d probably relegated the idea of a World Series win into the deep recesses of your mind, hanging out with trig equations you will never touch again (apologies to those that do). That is, until this team came…

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2017 NBA Finals Trip to The Land

By Quan CM Tran | 2017-06-12
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I got a chance to attend Game 3 of the NBA Finals between the Warriors and the Cavs at Q Arena in Cleveland. The Cavs organization graciously gave me a seat down by where ABC had their crew. It was my first time in The Land, and I have to say, it’s a nice city…

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2017 AAJA Asia Conference – N3Con Wraps Up

By Quan CM Tran | 2017-05-25
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AAJA Asia (Asian-American Journalists Association) just wrapped up their annual N3Con Conference in Hong Kong. I worked with the AAJA Asia chapter and AAJA Asia President and Bloomberg’s Angie Lau, in creating graphics, and motions pieces for their social media and Gala Dinner. Their Gala Dinner featured Joshua Wong, the Secretary General of Demosistō. Joshua played a…

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2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Playoff Hype Video Opens Their Title Defense

By Quan CM Tran | 2017-04-16
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Work just wrapped on the 2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Playoff Hype video that will be playing throughout their playoff run. I worked on three videos last season which followed their journey to bring home the Larry O’Brien trophy home to Cleveland for the first time. Click on the image above to play the video. This year’s…

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