Tuesday, June 19, 2018
GREENVILLE, SC - Bert Hesse, CEO of Studio South Holdings, announced last week that the company is evaluating several other locations for purpose-built studios. As an entertainment asset management company, Studio South is exploring an additional production campus in Puerto Rico. “Our business model to combine the resources of a broad network of studios has attracted the attention of developers, film industry executives and government officials in Puerto Rico. Adding film, TV and computer game production there presents an opportunity to introduce an innovative and high-growth industry to the country as it rebuilds,” says Studio South CEO Bert Hesse. Global Studios in Greenville, South Carolina, is the latest in the worldwide network. The advantages of being part of a network of full-service studio complexes allows for service quality consistency and the sharing of: resources, marketing and contacts.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Studio South Holdings CEO Bert Hesse was Guest Speaker at
Winthrop University's Film Class
Representing Studio South Holdings and its newest location, Global Studios, in Greenville, SC, Bert Hesse discussed national and local film industry trends with film students at Winthrop University on February 12, 2018. Hesse included the latest South Carolina Film reel and Global Studio's promotional video in his presentation that was followed by questions." I was impressed with the quality and thoughtfulness of the students’ questions,” said Hesse. One of the main goals for Hesse's appearance on the campus was to start a dialog with the University about developing a film program in conjunction with Global Studios. Located 20 minutes from Charlotte, NC, Winthrop University is a public, comprehensive university committed to providing an educational experience that blends liberal arts, professional programs, global awareness and civic engagement. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, master's, and specialist degrees. The Princeton Review rated Winthrop among the Best in the Southeast in its 2018 Best Colleges: Region by Region rankings.