Brain Wax Team
Vis Com /Photographer
Brian Wandtke studied at Westwood College and graduated with an A.S. in Multimedia and Graphic Design. During his education he began working freelance. He designed logos for local talent including local businesses in Chicago. While in College he interned at West Suburban Community Pantry as a Social Media Specialist and Monolith Management designing EPK’s for the labels clients was a great step for him to understand the role of a graphic designer.
He is no stranger to the camera; he studied photography in High School with actual film and photo development using an old SLR he found in the garbage with no complex functions using black and white film he captured and used old photo manipulation techniques as done today using Adobe Photoshop.
is a productive freelance artist with years of experience. He has produced multitudes of commissioned artwork for various businesses as well as bands and private clientele.Utilizing different mediums, he has a solid background with a collection of original work ranging from illustration and graphic design to photography. Dan consistently takes on projects of all calibers and delivers quality work. He is currently pursuing an apprenticeship as a tattoo artist and devotes the majority of his time to art and design.
From 2006 - 2011 Paul Matian managed his own production company and produced various commercials, tv shows, and films.
In 2012, as the VP of Production at Tribeca Flashpoint, Paul produced, directed, and edited
projects for clients such as GrubHub.com, Microsoft, (RED), AT&T and LG Electronics. Paul also
produced, shot, and edited a feature length documentary starring Hulk Hogan. The film
premiered at the Chicago International Film Festival.
In 2013 Paul sold a TV reality show concept about professional ice hockey in the American South
(SPHL) to Morgan Spurlock and Denis Leary. For the last two years, Paul has been a Producer at
Leo Burnett Chicago. He has produced ads for McDonalds, ComEd, Hallmark, Allstate, and