Nathan Ornick is an executive producer and studio head with a particular focus on VFX, 3D animation, VR/AR, realtime and interactive technologies. In his role as Managing Director of the Swiss creative production agency Boost+, Ornick builds and manages global teams of talented creatives for projects including advertising, gaming, experience design, and product design.
Starting his media career in motion capture in 2002, he worked on game cinematics for Killzone and Ghost Recon, along with animated TV series, films, and commercials for clients around the world including Cavalli, Swiss Re, LEGO, MARVEL, Disney, MTV and Cartoon Network. He produced the 2014 Swiss game of the year, Peril of Man, collaborated on Terre des Hommes’ Sweetie 2.0, and is cofounder of VARSY’S, the cultural project based on Swiss myths and legends which won the 2018 GOOD DESIGN Award.
Originally from the USA, he’s lived in Amsterdam, Zurich, Dubai and Basel. Nathan joined the Board of Directors for the Swiss chapter of the IGDA in 2019