General Manager, W!LDBRAIN Animation Studios
Marge Dean is an Emmy-award winning producer and pioneer of television animation. She oversees physical production for animated programming on all platforms for W!LDBRAIN Animation Studios.
Prior to joining W!LDBRAIN, Dean served in leadership roles at top animation companies, including Warner Bros. Animation, and is recognized as a pioneer for bringing animation into the digital age during her tenure at Sony TV Animation. She served as VP of Animation for Technicolor, where she created an animation service business for the long established media company. Before her post at Technicolor, Dean established the television arm of Omation Studios for Steve Oedekerk, where she produced the Emmy award-winning series, Back at the Barnyard (Nickelodeon). At Warner Bros. Animation, she produced a number of DVDs and successful television series, including What’s New Scooby Doo?. Along with her producing responsibilities at Warner Bros. Animation, Dean served as a consultant on production strategies for all new animation projects at the studio.
Dean began her career in television animation as a production manager on The Ren and Stimpy Show. She went on to work for D.I.C. Entertainment as an Associate Producer. Her next move was to the new television animation division of Sony, where she was quickly elevated to Director of Animation Production and oversaw both daytime and primetime animation. She has also worked extensively overseas in China, India, Japan and Korea.
Dean is based in the San Francisco office.