Who we are...
VRAD Principals Greg Townley and Yoav Goren each have more than 25 years experience in music, live sound production and post-production in the film industry, servicing a diverse client base such as Walt Disney, Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, HBO, Showtime, ABC, NBC, CBS, Activision, Electronic Arts, and dozens of other film, television, video game and advertising companies worldwide.
Greg Townley, Co-Founder and Head of Production/senior engineer. A native Los Angeles professional with over twenty-five years experience in the film music industry ranging from live concert sound to orchestral recording, mixing and producing. Greg has taken a vast array of projects from creation to completion for top artists in Hollywood and internationally. Live concert sound experience includes: Long Beach Blues Festival, Playboy Jazz Festival and countless others. Greg specializes in symphonic remote recording in large concert halls and churches. Over one hundred feature film score mixing credits include; Up in the Air, Sideways, Black Hawk Down, Wedding Crashers, Bad Words, Rock Dog, Aldabra. In addition, Greg has produced and mixed some of the feature trailer industry's largest and most sought after orchestral releases. Production/Mixing credits for trailer campaigns include Bridge of Spies, Fantastic Four, Jurassic World, Maze Runner, 300 Rise of an Empire, Argo, Divergent Series: Insurgent, Exodus: Gods and Kings, Interstellar, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Life of Pi, Avatar, Harry Potter 5/6, The Hobbit, Iron Man 3, The Hunger Games, The BFG.
Yoav Goren, Co-Founder and CFO. From his recent campaigns for films such as “Batman Vs Superman”, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, “The Martian”, “Mad Max: Fury Road”, “Bridge Of Spies”, “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, “The Hobbit”, “The Dark Knight Rises” amongst many others, Goren continues to provide cutting edge music to all major motion picture studios through both custom scoring and his acclaimed trailer music company, Immediate Music. In 2007, Goren’s work on NBC's “20th Torino Winter Olympic Games” earned him an Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition in a Sports Program. In 2008, Goren was the recipient of a composing award from BMI, of which he has been a member for over 20 years. He was also recently honored with the Vanguard Award by the Hollywood Music & Media Award in recognition of his career as a pioneering producer of trailer music. Goren works daily at the company’s studio facilities in Los Angeles, California, with regular forays to concert halls and studios worldwide to produce his trademark orchestral recording projects.
Lead immersive audio engineer. Jeremy has been an industry leading professional in Los Angeles for over 10 years. Combining a passion for technical expertise with a long list of recording and mixing credits to his name makes Jeremy an invaluable member of VRAD's team.
Immersive audio engineer. As a Grammy nominated engineer, Brendan has been an industry professional for over fifteen years, working alongside many of the industry’s top producers, artists, and composers. He has experience working in many facets of the industry, including VR, film, music, and TV production.
Sales & Marketing Strategist. Claudia has an extensive background in film, production and education. A native of Washington, DC, she studied at NYU and Oxford University. She began her career at commercial post-production house Version2 in New York and is a filmmaker and writer as well. She finds the storytelling possibilities of the VR immersive experience exciting, especially having seen firsthand how audio enhances every aspect of this new frontier.