Wind Dancer dives head-first into children’s TV production
Meserve, who has been a key member of Wind Dancer’s executive team for the past 15 years, will serve as company principal as she leads Wind Dancer’s expansion into kids TV production. Joining Meserve at the new division is , who is now VP of Animation. Tracy previously served as a creative director at Nickeldoeon and has worked on a number of its animated series, including , , and r.
Wind Dancer isn’t entirely new to the kids TV arena, however. , the company’s first kids series, currently airs on PBS KIDS in the US and is being distributed worldwide. Meserve is an executive producer on the series and works closely with the show’s creator Craig Bartlett (, ). Meserve is also heading up another project, , an animated TV series in development that’s based on the book of the same name by Antoinette Portis.
The company is now circling a number of projects that it expects to put into development in the coming months. As a full-service studio, Wind Dancer will finance, create and control the children’s properties that it develops. (In light of , for example, the company recently established a California-based studio to further facilitate its work on projects from start to finish.)