President of Women In Animation and Head of Studio at Skybound
Emmy-Award winner Margaret Dean is the Head of Studio for SKYBOUND, the home of “Invincible” and “The Walking Dead”. Dean is responsible for the production of original content and operating from studios in Los Angeles.
Prior to Skybound, Dean was the Head of Studio at Crunchyroll, the largest streaming source of Anime. Prior to that she was General Manager of Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, the largest stop motion studio in Southern California, where she supervised production of Emmy award-winning “Robot Chicken” (Adult Swim) and “Buddy Thunderstruck” (Netflix) as well as expanded Stoopid Buddy’s range of work to include 2D and 3D CGI.
Known for building studios and animation pipelines, Dean has been responsible for the design or re-design of several studios large and small, including Columbia-TriStar TV, Warner Bros. Animation, Mattel’s Playground Production, Omation (Steve Oedekerk), Technicolor Animation and Wildbrain Entertainment. Dean serves as President of Women in Animation and is a recognized global leader in advancing women in the field of animation.