Dina Benadon

CEO | Executive Producer

Dina Benadon is a Board Delegate of the Producers Guild of America’s New Media Council (NMC) and the proud 2010 recipient of the Marc A. Levey Award. She has served as Vice Chair of the PGA NMC, and Vice President of the Themed Entertainment Association, Western Division. As a member of Women in Animation, Women in Film, and the TEA, her passions are networking, teambuilding, and community outreach through the fostering of creativity and talent.

Brent Young

President | Creative Director

Brent Young is the President and Creative Director for Super 78, a new media design and production studio in Los Angeles that develops and produces award-winning, branded entertainment and educational experiences for the most admired theme parks, attractions and museums around the world including Movie Park Germany, Universal Studios Singapore, Busch Gardens, and the Happy Valley Theme Park in Shanghai.

Paul Washburn

Head of Production | Producer

Paul brings a wealth of production expertise to Super 78 with nearly a decade of experience working on top-tier animated features at Pixar, Sony and Paramount.  At Paramount, Paul partnered with several ex-Pixarians to work on development of the 2018 animated feature, Amusement Park, which served well as introduction to the world of themed entertainment.

Michael “Oz” Smith

Technical Director | Visual Effects Artist

Since joining Super 78 in 2003, VFX Artist and Technical Director Michael “Oz” Smith has brought a wizard-like mastery of digital media and attractions to his various pursuits. He has led technical, visual effects work and installations on several attractions, most recently Maritime Experiential Museum at Resorts World Sentosa’s “Typhoon 360”, a live action and CGI mix, 360-degree screen real-time special effects.

Robert Coker

Robert Coker

Senior Show Writer | Creative Development

Robert Coker’s most recent projects include the guest experience and attraction scripts for Super 78’s latest Flying Theater attractions: Alpha Flight and Wings Over Washington.

Steve Rosolio

Producer | Systems Development

Steve Rosolio has over a decade of experience in various fields of entertainment including film, themed attractions, live events and animation.

His most recent work at Super 78 includes overseeing the development of the virtual reality system for Reef Rescue, the world’s first high-capacity VR (HCVR) experience.

Yifan Shao

3D Artist

Yifan Shao is Super 78’s 3D Artist, whose responsibilities encompass modeling, texturing, lighting, rigging, animation, rendering, Unity development, and more.

A graduate from Chapman University, Yifan has worked on several recent projects, including Wings Over Washington, our latest flying theater attraction, and the Smurfs Village Playhouse, our latest Geppetto-powered interactive character attraction at Dubai’s Motiongate theme park.

Josey Tsao

Art Director

Josey Tsao is an Illustrator and Visual Development artist, and a cum laude graduate from both the world-renowned Art Center College of Design and the University of California, San Diego.

Currently, Josey is involved in several Super 78 projects, creating concept art and other visual materials for a new flying theater attraction and the ongoing restoration of The Walt Disney Birthplace.

Kelly Tanaka

Accounting Manager

Kelly Tanaka has over twenty years experience in the world of finance. Her background ranges from private wealth management to production accounting for a scripted television studio. The majority of her career has been in business management handling high net worth entertainment clients.

Conner McCabe

Office Coordinator

Formerly of Paramount Animation and the freelance world, Conner brings the kind of experience you’d hope from someone keeping tabs on the ins and outs of the office.  As Super 78’s office coordinator, Conner holds the prestigious title of “most likely to answer the phone.”