MuseByClio: Sean Owolo is the head of broadcast development at bicoastal production company ArtClass. Founded in 2018 by award-winning director Vincent Peone (and founding member of CollegeHumor Originals) and veteran producer Geno Imbriale, ArtClass specializes in commercials, shorts and branded content for such clients as AT&T, Amazon, ESPN, Snapchat, Kellogg’s, MLB, Netflix, P&G and State Farm.
With more than 20 years of experience in the music, television, and film industries, Owolo joined ArtClass in February 2021, where he helps the company’s TV network and streaming clients with their many marketing needs, from launch campaigns to branded partnership projects.
Owolo was most recently an executive producer at creative studio Roger, where he oversaw projects for Disney+, Viacom, and Britbox. Before that, he was a partner and executive producer at Big Machine, an Emmy-winning VFX production company working with such clients as National Geographic, AMC, Sony Studios, and Netflix.
We spoke with Sean for our Backstory series, where we chat with folks in the entertainment industry about their creative inspirations and more.