WHO WE ARE

In our business, we sit at the intersection of creativity and technology, of strategy and support. Each member of our team has something in which they specialize and excel. Whether they are part of creative services, proficient in production, a sales & marketing strategist, financial analyst, AV hardware engineer, graphic designer, dynamic developer, or quality assurance technician … our team seamlessly blends to offer integration and imagination for each project we produce.

Bob Noll - CEO

Starting this business 26 years ago, Bob has transformed BPI from a video and post-production company into an interactive, multimedia, and experiential design firm. As one of our local Emerson graduates, Bob’s roots are in storytelling, filmmaking, and performing arts. This background has given him a keen sense for directing talent, the knack for engaging clients with intrigue and agility, and the ability to approach every project with creative purpose. Bob has lent his inventive vision to all of our award-winning experiences. Whether in the office or on the road, Bob’s imaginative force drives our business, touching everything that we do.

Janel Cunneen - Director of Operations

Janel comes to BPI with over twenty years of diverse experience that includes work in advertising, broadcast television, digital marketing, communication strategy, and operations. She recently served as a senior vice president and chief operating officer at Prospector Productions, where she executed large broadcast television projects. Her work has been developed for companies like the National Geographic Channel, the Discovery Channel, and Disney. Additionally, Janel spent almost 10 years at a leading strategic communications firm, where her many roles included serving as the director of production for the Hong Kong office.

Mark Dorgan - Creative Director

For nearly 15 years, Mark has been an imaginative and creative presence at BPI. Through decades of experience, he has managed to seamlessly balance first-rate client relations, with excellence in writing, designing, and producing. Along with a mind for all things creative, Mark also brings an inner focus and attention to detail that has guided many successful projects, such as the College Basketball Experience, the Hershey Story, and BPI’s first 4D theater for the New York Power Authority. His receptive and perceptive vision helps him hone in on the prominent message of an interactive, as he works to make every experience customized for both clients and visitors alike.

Candy Moulton - Executive Producer, Special Venue Sales

For over 15 years, Candy has been a constant in our business while never leaving the comforts of her western ranch. Based primarily out of Wyoming, Candy has balanced roles of special venue sales, producer, writer, and project manager on mid-western projects like In Pursuit of a Dream, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, and Flint Hills Discovery Center. Where Candy really excels is being able to connect with clients both personally and professionally, gaining an understanding of their needs. 

Deb Noll - Executive VP of Client Services 

Combining her roles of BPI co-owner and head of client services, Deb is the ambassador of both positive customer and internal relations. Her enthusiasm and grace equip her with the interpersonal skills to flourish in this area. As one of our many Emerson graduates, Deb has worked in the production field for over 30 years, giving her the ability to understand the evolution of our business. Piloting our Service and Maintenance program, Deb ensures that we hear from each and every client, not only to investigate system issues and expedite service, but also keep in constant contact to consistently improve what we do.

Geoff Casey - Chief Financial Officer

At the forefront of all things financial, Geoff leads our back office with careful planning and strategy. With his MBA from Assumption College, Geoff has successfully headed financial efforts at General Electric, Emerson Electric, and Haemonetics Corporation, in roles such as Vice President of Finance, Vice President of Administration & Human Resources, and Controller. His tactile approach allows him to look at our business from a development perspective, concentrating on process creation. Being a true economic leader, Geoff works individually with each project manager and team leader to teach financial planning and management, helping to optimize our performance and results.

Dan Lee - Director of AV Integration

As both an innovative and solution-focused leader, Dan brings a high level of experience to his role as head of BPI’s AV Integration department. Beginning his work on the production side of the business, Dan’s interest in the technical helped him easily transition to the AV field. He has spent more than a decade managing complex audio/visual systems, spearheading installations, and overseeing multifaceted projects on both a corporate and cultural level. With a variety of certifications and hands-on experience, Dan seamlessly bridges the gap between hardware and software. He is CTS certified, an AMX Certified Expert, AMX Programmer, and a Certified IOS Developer.

Patty DiNatale - Senior Project Manager

As a highly accomplished senior project manager, Patty seamlessly blends both interactive and video components on all of her projects. With a diverse career spanning more than fifteen years, Patty strives to deliver fully-integrated and engaging material. Her expertise includes producing online campaigns, website creation, social media integration, mobile application, and new product launches. In addition, Patty spent over eight years producing traditional broadcast and large corporate events, having worked with some of the top-tier agencies in the New England area. Among her most notable clients are Reebok, Bose, Hasbro, Pfizer, and Cover Girl.

Jay Locke - Project Manager

Jay Locke brings his experience as an independent producer to BPI and lends his skills in writing, producing and editing, making him a triple-threat as a project manager. Jay edited our award winning film “In Pursuit of a Dream” and is presently working on projects for The Elephant Sanctuary and Philadelphia Zoo. He is equally comfortable behind the camera doing field production or working in the editing room. 

Jim McCabe - Director of Client Support

Located in the northwest state of Washington, Jim managed an interpretive venue before joining BPI As a previous Lockheed Martin software engineer for more than 15 years, Jim is versed in implementing and supporting technical systems, strategizing solutions, and deploying repairs. This background has given him the ability to analyze both interactive software and hardware design, as well as implement solid resolutions. Overseeing all BPI technical support, Jim works closely with our internal teams and clients to identify and troubleshoot any issues that may arise, and quickly works to get systems back up and running.

Mike Rafferty - Editor & Sound Designer

As our longest-running employee, Mike has seen the evolution of BPI from a modest production company, into an interactive design business. Starting as an assistant editor while enrolled at Northeastern, Mike has transitioned into a significant member of our post-production team. Now with over 17 years of experience at BPI, Mike has excelled not only in editing, but also in compositing, motion graphics, visual FX, audio engineering, sound design, and mixing. Mike’s greatest strength is his ability to adapt his style to an individual project’s needs; from sign-language tutorials, to Girl Scout webisodes, to historical documentaries. 

James Sasson - Interactive Developer

James brings his skills and interest in game design to our developer team. While attending Rochester Institute of Technology, James held four internships working mainly in the gaming area developing for children and young adults. His experience includes game development for Hasbro, and two camps that encouraged young people in their own programming skills. At ID Tech he was a lead instructor teaching Virtual Reality. When not working or enjoying gaming himself, James likes to spend time rock climbing and golfing. 

Mike Sullivan - Senior Editor

As a 16-year veteran of BPI, and a self-proclaimed movie buff, Mike’s entire day focuses around film. Whether he is revamping wartime documentary footage, condensing crowd-sourced material, or masterfully editing a 360-degree theater presentation, Mike always has a vision for the visual. As a former editor for news stations like WBZ-TV/CBS and WHDH-TV/NBC, he knows how to turn a project around both quickly and skillfully. His artistic eye, upfront nature, and penchant for being prepared helps team members plan for a project, as he keeps them in the loop of imagery, video, and visual effects that will make each project a standalone success.

Patrick Walker - Associate Producer

Beginning his BPI career as an intern and seamlessly transitioning into an Associate Producer, Pat has had the opportunity to experience the evolution of our production work. Working side-by-side with our Chief Creative Officer, he has experienced long shoot days, 100-person crews, and high-profile interviews. Currently, Pat oversees the production of our in-house and off-site shoots. Whether working behind the camera, capturing shoot photos, or simply packing up gear, he has his hands in all of our filming endeavors. Back at the office, Pat also takes on the role of assistant editor, overseeing our eMAM asset system and cutting short videos.

Sarah Hudson - User Experience Designer

Conceptualizing and understanding our interactive work from both a programming and user perspective, Sarah equally divides her time between coding and creative. Her mixed background of design and development have served her well in this role, as she has a Bachelor’s in Architecture from MIT and a Master’s in Computer Graphic Design from RIT. In her work, Sarah loves solving puzzles in a methodical, yet inventive way. She enjoys taking on challenging programming projects and figuring out how to produce a product that gets information across in a captivating way. She is able to speak at ease with users to identify what they do and do not understand, and her ultimate goal is to design an interactive that is intuitive and enjoyable.

Mike Miller - Quality Assurance Technician

Leading our quality assurance enterprise, Mike acts as our interactive investigator. Working on computer configurations and creating test plans with an exploratory approach, he is able to dissect an interactive into small, significant pieces, allowing him to examine individual paths that present software bugs. QA isn’t his only duty here, with education in new media, computer animation, and 3D animation, Mike also takes on graphic animation projects. His principal animation role was for the Connecticut Science Center’s driving simulation game. Mike built an engaging 3D environment of the city of Hartford, allowing visitors to hop into the seat of a large-scale car model, and safely cruise the streets.

Jacob Caron - Interactive Developer

Experienced in both software development and game design, Jacob lends his efforts to animation and coding. Graduating with an Interactive Media degree from one of the nation’s top game design schools, Becker College, Jacob has an excellent proficiency for programming. Previously, he tutored fellow students and participated in student teaching opportunities, and has continued this mentoring nature in his current work. As a valued team member, he takes the time to explain programming options and processes, as well as provide well-informed advice and ask exploratory questions. He aims to create a stellar project that will work for product owners and clients alike.

Josh McKelvie - Project Coordinator

Josh brings a broad expanse of experience in the area of film production to BPI. With skills in field production, post-production, and administration, providing key support to the company’s day-to-day operations. Josh also has a background in local access television, and through his various roles has gotten his hands dirty in every phase and aspect of film and video production. At BPI, Josh assists with any and all needs related to project and production development, from research, to asset acquisition, rights management, and film production.

Daniel Smith - Project Coordinator

With a blended background in museum studies and exhibit development, Dan brings a wealth of knowledge to his role as Project Coordinator. For over 12 years, Dan worked at Boston’s iconic Museum of Science, undertaking development of the museum’s first collections disaster plan. In addition, Dan was integral in expanding the museum’s collection, by planning eight permanent and traveling exhibits. At BPI, Dan dives into project development, taking on tasks such as research, rights management, film production, and interactive development. Dan is able to easily distill his knowledge to the team, helping to create guest-centered content that is accessible, educational, and engaging.

Jeffrey Lindsey - AV Project Manager

With his outgoing manner and solid technical skills, Jeff is a steady member of our AV integration team. Starting his career in music production after graduating The Art Institute, he took his talents to the Boston Public Library. There he honed his skills as a AV professional managing their event production, system maintenance and monitoring, AV install, and AV project management. Jeff’s certifications, combined with a background in Audio Visual Architecture, personnel management, and system design makes him the ideal candidate to lead any project. He works closely with our clients, vendors, and contractors to effortlessly manage systems and projects.

Duncan Hatch - Graphic Designer

Duncan came to BPI as an intern and quickly proved his abilities in developing graphics for our varied projects. His degree in animation from Massachusetts College of Art and Design is a true assent for our varied interactive projects. Duncan has been involved in our projects for the Art Museum of South Texas, New York Power Authority and American Battle Monuments Commission. He brings a fresh perspective to graphic design and is a true asset to our full time staff.

Bob Field - Senior Writer

Bob Field has an outstanding background in military and US history that he brings to every project he works on for BPI. Bob’s extensive experience in both writing and researching linear film and interactive multimedia projects makes him one of our most valued associates. Some of his projects include work on the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library & Museum in Abilene, KS, the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, Texas, and the American Battle Monuments Commission Cemeteries at Flanders Field and the Meuse-Argonne. 

Samantha Levine - Accountant

Every company needs a back office and Sam takes care of accounting responsibilities at BPI working with our project managers to keep track of the financial details of our business. She also handles invoicing and other financial tasks. Prior to joining BPI Sam worked for a health care company and for a law office as a staff accountant. She attended Curry College in Milton, MA.