Talented Creatives

WE BRING GOOD IDEAS TO LIFE IN A SPECTACULAR WAY.


MATT CANNON
Write / Producer / Director


Planet X founder Matthew Philip Cannon is a confident and hard-working self-starter with the creative ability and passion for crafting visually and editorially engaging content for a public audience. Hailing from a working-class background in Great Barr Birmingham, England.

In February 2023 he completed his first independent feature film, Revolution X, which recently won best first time director in New York and Milan, and best Sci Fi film at the European Union Film Gala awards in The Netherlands, and in London, LA, Milan, and New York Independent Film Festivals, and achieved success in other festivals around the world, with a worldwide release to come.

Matt has over 30 years of commercial experience within the advertising industry working on many budget levels and delivering first class content for blue chip clients and creative agencies around the world.

With his head in the clouds but his feet on the ground, Matt now has his sights firmly set on setting the Sci Fi world alight with his next feature film The Tenth planet.



JO STANHOPE
Senior Producer


Jo Stanhope draws on 20 years’ experience in Production and Styling.

She is a highly creative freelancer and not only responsible for producing ‘As Strange as Angels’, but also leading the creative team and providing artistic direction across the film.

Jo has an astute eye for talent. She firmly believes in building strong long-term relationships and coupled with her incredible work ethic and ability to deliver, meant that she also played an integral part in casting, thus drawing on her experience as founder of her own Artist & Model Management Company (AMM), which supply’s Creatives and Talent to the Media and Advertising industries.



GREG DANIELS
Story Editor


Greg is a Canadian script editor living in New Zealand where he’s been analysing scripts and working in post production for over ten years.

As an editor, Greg has been "fixing it in post" on multiple films, dozen’s of shorts and tv series.

Some of his credits include 2018’s 'Mortal Engines,' American indie epic ‘Cliffs of Freedom’ and Peter Jackson’s ‘The Hobbit’ trilogy. imdb.com/name/nm1504211



MICHAEL RYAN
Planet X Shareholder / Investor / Business Mentor


Michael Ryan is a serial entrepreneur having formed the menswear brand The Depot in the 1980s. He led the team that created the internationally recognised style and music brand “Miss Moneypenny’s” which transformed clubbing throughout the 90’s and 00’s. In 2009 he launched E-Lites electronic cigarettes. E-Lites became the European market leader and Michael led the successful fight with UK and EU government regulators to maintain the products legal status. In 2014 JTI ( Japan Tobacco International) acquired E-Lites’ parent Company.

Michael now invests and advises Companies in a number of different fields including Sports technology, Financial asset management and Investment, Film and Events.



JASON VINCIGUERRA
Creative Director


My names Jason Vinciguerra but my friends call me Vinny. I’m an award winning creative with over 20 years experience in leading multi-national and regional communications agencies. I’ve conceptualised, created and implemented multi-channel campaigns with proven expertise and experience in most media channels and sectors. I’m a strategic conceptual and visual thinker with a unique creative imagination served by technology. I've won big pitches (lost a few), launched, loved and loathed a few brands. I’ve been nominated, won and high-fived in over 50 creative and effectiveness awards at both international and national level (most of them left in cabs on the way home) and above all had great fun along the way.

Eyelovevinny Independent Creative Communications.

Creative Direction/Art Direction/Design/Branding

RBH. Creative Director. BHX/UK
Cogent Elliott. Creative head. BHX/LND/UK
JWT. Art Director. SYD/AUS
Publicis Mojo. Art Director. SYD/AUS
Y&R. Designer. SYD/AUS
McCann. Designer. BHX/UK

Awards & Nominations: D&AD, Epica, NYfest, PIAF, Roses, Fresh, Cream, Adma and ranked 52nd (yes, 52nd!) most published Art Director in the Lurzers Archive World ranking and 6th most published Typographer.



GARY TELFORD
Planet X Board Member


Gary Telford has over 30 years’ experience in all aspects of tax. He was formerly a Tax Partner at both PwC and Ernst & Young, and Tax Director at Eversheds. Gary specialises in reviewing and advising entrepreneurial clients to help them achieve their business and personal objectives in the most tax effective way.

Gary is a Chartered Accountant and member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.



EYELOVEVINNY
Advertising and Marketing


Award winning creative with over 20 years experience in leading multinational and regional communications agencies. Conceptualised, created and implemented multi-channel campaigns with proven expertise and experience in most media channels and sectors. Strategic conceptual and visual thinker with a unique creative imagination served by technology. Creative concepts, art direction, design and strategy.



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THE DIGI MONSTERS
EXPERT GAME MAKERS


The Digi Monsters are a tight-knit team with superb creative talent and experience, creating and delivering games at the highest level for over 20 years.

  

Founded in 2016 by UK industry-leading artists, we understand from first hand experience, exactly what it takes to deliver games to the highest level, on time and within budget. 

Although young as a company, the Digis all have a wealth of successful experience built at Activision, Sony, Eurocom and Codemasters, working on premium AAA console brands such as Guitar Hero, DJ Hero, Skylanders and Call of Duty. 

The Digi Monsters strive to stay at the cutting edge and have partnered with fellow creators and developers of all sizes, from recent Unity VR games such as Blade Runner 2049 & Drop Dead VR, Apple AR launch title Orbu, through to the anticipated Crayta from Unit 2 Games using the powerful Unreal Engine.   

Whoever the client, our goals remain the same: To produce work that is beautiful, captivating and technically outstanding.