Dunshire is a creative team that found each other while working in entertainment & advertising.
our Collective roots are in comedy, but we connected through our shared ideals of human storytelling. We believe Connecting humans through story is a wonderful thing. And we believe that wonderful thing can even happen in advertising.
who's in charge here?
Kristen Bell is an actress and producer best known for rescuing perfectly imperfect dogs who are missing limbs and eyes, not to mention films such as Frozen, Frozen 2, Bad Moms and Forgetting Sarah Marshall. She also starred in TV's Veronica Mars and The Good Place. Bell also produced and stars in Netflix’s upcoming series, The Woman In The House Across The Street From The Girl In The Window and the Emmy-nominated web series Momsplaining for EllenTube. When she’s not busy caring for those limbless dogs, she runs several successful small businesses.
Morgan Sackett is an Emmy Award-winning Producer and Emmy-nominated director best known for losing far more Emmy’s than he has won. He is also known for his work on “VEEP,” “The Good Place,” “Parks & Recreation”, and “Hacks”. Sackett produced the feature films “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping” for Apatow Productions and Universal, “Wine Country” and “Moxie” for Paper Kite and Netflix and the feature documentaries “Morning Light” and “The Boys: The Sherman Brothers Story” for Disney. He is also a partner in Diamond Docs, one of the production companies behind the Academy Award-winning films “The Cove” and “Icarus,” as well as acclaimed documentaries “The Tillman Story,” “Sound City,” and “The Real Revolutionaries.” Along with Dean Holland, Morgan has directed successful brand campaigns for Lagavulin, Guinness, Lifelight, and Hello Bello.
Dean Holland is a television producer and director best known for having four ankle surgeries in between directing many episodes of NBC’s Parks and Recreation. Dean got his start as an Emmy-award winning editor on The Office before making the leap to directing. Holland directed multiple episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Good Place and many others before being recruited by Judd Apatow to direct the pilot and EP his new Netflix series Love. Holland has since directed pilots for Splitting Up Together, Hungry for NBC, and Home Economics, where he currently serves as an EP. Along with Morgan Sackett, Dean has directed successful brand campaigns for Lagavulin, Guinness, Lifelight, and Hello Bello.
Troy Bailey is the founder of Bailey Brand Management, a talent agency that specializes in representing celebrities for strategic marketing, advertising, and business development partnerships with companies around the world. Prior to Bailey Brand Management, Troy Bailey was Vice President of International Celebrity Endorsements at William Morris Endeavor. He is best known for not "doing jokes" with the rest of the group.
Monica Padman is most known for her philanthropic endeavor of putting out a overwritten and blurry holiday Gift Guide on Instagram. She is also an actress, writer, producer and co-host/producer of the Armchair Expert podcast. Her acting credits include Curb Your Enthusiasm, Rutherford Falls, ChiPs, The Good Place, Bless This Mess and Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television. She hosted and produced the limited series podcast called Monica and Jess Love Boys and the 10 episode limited series podcast with Kristen Bell called We Are Supported By. She is a producer on the Emmy nominated digital series, Momsplaining and she currently hosts The Tiny Kitchen Cookoff for Tastemade.
Gustavo Delgado is best known for making everyone listen to depressing music. He also leads brand strategy as the Managing Director of Dunshire sister agency, Brains on Fire. From go-to-market launches to ongoing execution, he balances high-growth strategies that allow brands to stay true to their core values. He brings innovative strategic thinking and pairs it with practical day-to-day implementation to drive results, including his direct oversight of the branding and launch of Hello Bello and tonies (US). Previously, he managed operations at Postmates for ten of their southwest markets.
Benjamin Hart is a multidisciplinary designer and creative director best known for being a motivational bench player and overall “team guy” during his magical high-school basketball championship run. He is also the co-president and creative lead of Brains on Fire, a creative agency that specializes in building communities and sparking social movements through the power of identity and narrative. Hart moonlights as a children’s book author and is a #1 NYT bestselling author, alongside his co-author Kristen Bell. He has a long history of managing creative campaigns, large-scale organizational development, web development projects and strategic nonprofit and for-profit communication plans including for such brands as Hello Bello, Warner Brothers, Spindrift, the National Breast Cancer Foundation, AIGA and more.
We use our decades-long experience and relationships across the industry to quickly and efficiently execute work for clients in a way other production companies and creative studios can’t match — in quality or pricing.
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We also partner with our sister agency, Brains on fire to be able to offer a full suite of services from branding, web, social media, experiental and beyond.
who do we work with?
Big, established companies and small, scrappy startups
Our collective team has brought home a number of awards we're incredibly proud of.... From WEbbys to emmys.
(This includes our favorite webby where we filmed our friend nick taking a single sip of whiskey for 45 minutes)