People

Wayne Lytle

Wayne Lytle

Director

Founder of Animusic, Wayne develops software, produces music, directs animation, manages overall production, and navigates the Animusic ship. When not working on Animusic, he can often be found still working on Animusic. He doesn't sleep. Read more on his bio page and the production team page.

Dave Crognale

Dave Crognale

Digital Artist

Dave has been with Animusic since the beginning, building virtual instruments and their surroundings. Besides 3D modeling, he's into digital painting, compositing, lighting, production flow, loud music, science fiction, video games, and Lego -- in various combinations. More details on the production team page.

Jeff Garrard

Jeff Garrard (Alum)

Operations, PR, Marketing

Until Spring 2010, Jeff worked from Austin, TX, managing Animusic's PR, adversiting, accounting, inventory, website development, wholesale customers, and TV-related projects. Focussing on other internet-related opportinities these days, Jeff's role is primarily advisory.

Ben Trumbore

Ben Trumbore

Software Development

Joining Animusic in 2009, Ben is an accomplished software developer, carrying the majority of the load developing ANIMUSIC|Studio and other production software. Previously he was with AutoDesk and Cornell University. Every Tuesday Ben sneaks out for golf, thinking nobody notices.

Darrin Horbal

Darrin Horbal

Digital Artist

Darrin is a talented artist with nearly two decades in gaming industry. Through his independent studio, DPH Studioz, he has coordinated much of the artwork seen on our website and other online outposts. Darrin's day gig is at Firefly Studios where he serves as General Manager & Art Director.

Diane Garrard

Diane Garrard (Alum)

Bookeeping, Customer Service

Until Spril 2010, Diane managed much of Animusic's wholesale and customer support. Although she has since moved on to pursue real estate opportunities in Austin, her voice continues to echo through Animusic's voice mail system.

Pat Lytle

Greg Flores

Business Development

From San Diego, Greg has helped forge numerous business relationships, especially with companies involved in distribution and marketing. Prior to working with Animusic, he was a founder of MP3.com and before that was with various investment firms.