Originating from a very successful career as an advertising photographer ten years ago, Mark Toia was coerced into directing TVCs by his clients. They desired to bring his exceptional photographic eye to the small screen and he certainly didn't disappoint.
Toia is now one of the most sought after directors in the advertising world. Being pursued by advertising agencies and production companies globally, he receives more than 300 scripts per year.
With countless industry awards & accolades to his credit, he is without a doubt, a director sitting firmly on the "A" list.
Toia's ability to deliver a stunningly artistic story full of drama to shooting a fast and furious action piece is only a glimpse into what he can deliver.
His detailed 3D animated storyboards, visual animatics and style frames are legends in their own right but where he excels is his clear understanding of visual communication. He knows how to sell products visually, making him a client favourite.
Toia has a friendly, down-to-earth nature and a straight-forward point of view which is well regarded by client and crew alike.
His main passion is to capture an image that compels and speaks without words. His legendary cinematography skills, vast post-production experience, coupled with his ever evolving mind and machine-like work ethics make him the perfect choice for any job. This combination puts him squarely at the forefront of today's television production industry.