Who We Are

Studio X is more than just a studio, it’s a creative collective with over 50 years of combined experience in the creation of beautiful and effective, audiovisual content.

Studio X: Our Story

Our founders dreamt of the day where they could bring authentic stories to life using the latest in audiovisual innovation. Today, Studio X offers this and more. Our passionate and talented team bring creativity and technical excellence to every project they touch, whilst ensuring that you always feel welcome and at home.

Writer, producer, studio production leader with 30 years of television production experience.

With over 700 television commercials written and produced and multiple Emmy awards credited, he brings an understanding of using the visual medium to move the viewer into taking action.

Zach is approachable and thoughtful, with a gift for taking complex ideas and communicating them in a simple and direct way.

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Zach Peterson

Director & Producer

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Sam Fischer

Executive Director, Creative + Film

Director, cinematographer, creative lead and executive producer with more than 20 years’ experience in the media industry. National production experience includes projects with New Line Cinema, Miramax, Dreamworks, Columbia, Warner Brothers, HBO, PBS, Disney, History Channel, Food Network and more. A proven creative leader with a track record of creating and implementing top-quality productions that evoke emotion, deliver on objectives, generate awareness and elevate brands.

Sam is known for leading with understanding and compassion. Actors and crew members will attest to the fact that he is able to both listen and lead, combining an artistic sensibility with an interminable work ethic. The result is a positive and fun production environment that brings out the best in everybody.

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Emily Callahan

CEO, Studio X
Chief Innovation Officer, Xerxes Global

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Web Developer

Jake Neamy

Editor & Creative

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Graphic Designer

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Motion Graphics & Editor


Video production Specialist