Gavin McMillan Brings Oscar-Winning Hollywood Studio Experience to FuelFX

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FuelFX, a multimedia and interactive application firm, has announced that Gavin McMillan has joined its team in the role of Vice President of Business Development

“We’re proud to have Gavin on board”

Gavin brings to his new role atFuelFXten years of experience gained at the Hollywood studio Rhythm & Hues, where he worked on 20 film productions, including two Oscar-winning films. He spent much of his time at Rhythm & Hues leading teams that developed new workflows and technology for the studio’s productions, including several valued at well over $100 million. His experience with the design and integration of the interdepartmental production workflow involving tools and technology will be invaluable in support ofFuelFX’srealistic visualizations and 3D computer-generated graphics for energy and technology industry companies.

With a degree in mechanical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and subsequent graduate work at Texas A&M’s acclaimed Vizlab graduate program in College Station, Gavin’s background makes him an optimal choice to take on a leadership role with theFuelFXteam.

“We’re proud to have Gavin on board,” said Oliver Diaz, CEO ofFuelFX. “The secret to our success is our cutting-edge use of multimedia technology, and Gavin will contribute valuable experience with his background in engineering and as an Oscar-winning special effects artist/producer for the filmsLife of PiandGolden Compass. He’ll greatly enhance our world-class augmented reality capabilities to meet the needs of our oil & gas and high-tech industry clients. Augmented reality seamlessly integrates 3D objects, sounds and information with the surrounding environment, a process that is tailor-made to benefit from Gavin’s technical skills and workflow experience.”

”FuelFX, LLC,is a 3D production design firm based in Houston, Texas, that provides cutting-edge, strategic, imaginative communication solutions to the energy industry and other technology-intensive business sectors.FuelFXalso provides turnkey creative and strategic branding services as well as comprehensive instructional design services for computer-based training. For more information and a comprehensive list of services, visitwww.fuelfx.comor follow the company onFacebook,LinkedIn, andTwitter.


For FuelFX, LLC

Brad Ginsburg, 713-721-4774