Toon Boom Welcomes Crest Animation Studios into its Family

Montreal, Canada - March 03, 2010

Emmy® Award-winning Toon Boom Animation Inc. today announced that Crest Animation Studios, a leading 3D animation studio in India, has joined the Toon Boom family. Crest is setting up the Toon Boom pipeline using the Harmony Solution to implement aparallel production line to its current business and expand its line of services.

Taking into account the economic slowdown, Crest has decided to invest in a technology that would enable them to produce quality animation more cost-effectively. This is very timely as the demand for content from local channels is strong, offering a great opportunity to studios like Crest to deliver entertaining television programming economically.

"Crest Animation Studios is a great addition to the family and we look forward to seeing the quality animation they will produce using Harmony", shared Joan Vogelesang, President and Chief Executive Officer at Toon Boom.