Toonz Animation celebrated a decade of success on November 1 as part of its 10th anniversary celebrations. The celebrations were inaugurated by Smt. Neela Gangadharan, Honourable Chief Secretary, Government of Kerala. In her inaugural address she said, “Toonz in the last decade has put
India in the global Animation map. The company today is a name to reckon with in the animation world and for its quality productions. I wish them all the success in their future endeavours and hope to see them grow to be the world’s best Animation Studio based out of Southern most region of India.”
The keynote address was presented by Steve Stabler, famous Hollywood Producer of over 100 Hollywood films and CEO, Commotion Pictures LLC, USA. He said, “I have been associated with Toonz for the past few years and is amazed to see the growth curve of Toonz over this period, where it has become a common name among Hollywood insiders. Their achievement is a testimony of their determination to face challenges, reorient, refocus and match every bit of creative talent any country can boast of.” S Ramnath, Managing Director, KINFRA, Sach Chandaria from Comcraft Group, Switzerland and G. Vijayaraghavan, President, VMA were some of the dignitories present on the ocassion.
Toonz CEO, Mr. Jayakumar presented the welcome speech and thanking his employees, he said that it was their perseverance and commitment that has resulted in this successful decade long journey of Toonz Animation being South Asia’s biggest and most admired animation studio and hoped that this wonderful association will continue for the coming years to become the world’s most admired animation studio. The anniversary celebrations concluded with a gala evening comprising of awards ceremony for Toonz employees, screening of Short Films and an Orchestra.