Burbank, CA – November 15, 2017 – Extreme Reach Crew Services, an Extreme Reach company and a leading provider of Employer of Record (EOR) payroll services to the entertainment and advertising industries, today announces its newest hire. Amit Jagwani has joined the company as Director of Sales and Marketing. Based in New York, Jagwani will work closely with Anthony Vazquez, VP, Sales and Marketing, to lead Extreme Reach Crew Service’s sales growth strategy on the East Coast and in Canada.
Jagwani’s 10+ years of experience in several areas of the production world, on both the corporate and creative sides of the business, have given him a deep understanding of the unique needs that exist for all parties — production companies as well as the temporary employees that make those productions successful. He has served as a Production Auditor at NBCUniversal; Finance Manager for Production and Reporting at Shine America; and more recently as Director of Sales and Marketing for Entertainment Partners, followed by a role as VP, Incentive Services at Elite Commercial Incentive Services.
“With over a decade of experience in finance and operations for television and commercial productions, Amit is beautifully suited to this role,” said Vazquez. “His knowledge of the needs in the market combined with his industry relationships and his passion for television and film, make him an excellent addition to our team.”
“This is such an exciting time to join Extreme Reach Crew Services,” said Jagwani. “I am delighted to be part of a company known for outstanding customer service and with a slate of innovative offerings in development. The market is ripe for fresh thinking backed by a technology powerhouse like Extreme Reach.”
Extreme Reach Crew Services provides payroll and accounting software for production crews across the entertainment industry with a focus on customer satisfaction and business innovation. The Crew Services time card calculator, Hours-to-Gross, is an industry first that provides production teams with a fast and easy paperless system to calculate their crew’s payroll anywhere internet access is available. In a increasingly mobile world, Hours-to-Gross is an example of Crew Services’ tools meeting clients at their point of need. The company is dedicated to supporting clients at each step of the production cycle, allowing teams to focus on their creative endeavors.
About Extreme Reach Crew Services
Extreme Reach Crew Services is an industry leader in Employer of Record payroll services, health services, innovative technology solutions & personalized customer service. The company assumes the role of employer of record for temporary and contract workers in the entertainment industry such as cast, crew, and support departments for TV, film and live events. As an Employer of Record (EOR), Extreme Reach Crew Services is responsible for administrative obligations such as complex payroll calculation, issuance of paychecks, benefits management, ACA compliance management, and the submission and management of workers’ compensation, unemployment and general liability insurance. The Company addresses payroll paperwork, taxes, deductions and crew and performer union benefits contributions in all 50 states and Canada.
About Extreme Reach
In addition to being the third largest Employer of Record (EOR) in the US, Extreme Reach, the parent company of Extreme Reach Crew Services, offers the only enterprise technology designed distinctly to bring together the TV and Video ad workflow and all aspects of Talent & Rights management in a single, easy-to-use cloud platform. One platform and one process make brand advertising easier, and analytics more insightful, with the assurance of rights compliance wherever ads play. Founded in 2008, Extreme Reach proudly serves the world’s biggest brands, agencies, post-production houses, all media destinations, and the talent community, altogether simplifying the process for every team that touches an ad campaign from start to finish. Headquartered in Needham, MA, Extreme Reach has offices in 19 cities worldwide. For more information, visit extremereach.com.