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DreamWorks Animation CEO and Director Jeffrey Katzenberg
Jeffrey Katzenberg
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  • Good studio

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glendale, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glendale, CA

    I worked at DreamWorks Animation full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
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    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great company, great benefits, professional atmosphere, knowledgeable coworkers

    Cons

    Overall studio direction is unclear, somewhat risky business ventures, feels more and more like a software development company than an animation studio

    Advice to Management

    Make good films


DreamWorks Animation Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at DreamWorks Animation.

    Interview

    Applied online. Had a quick initial phone call interview to discuss the role and my interest in it. I then came to the studio for an in person interview. It was very relaxed, they asked about my experience, my interest in the department and why I wanted to intern for DreamWorks.

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DreamWorks Animation Awards & Accolades

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100 Best Companies to Work For , Fortune, 2012
100 Best Companies to Work For (#6) , Fortune, 2010
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Additional Info

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Website www.dreamworksanimation.com
Headquarters Glendale, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1994
Type Company - Public (DWA)
Industry Media
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

While live action isn't a nightmare for DreamWorks Animation SKG, this company definitely prefers CGI. DreamWorks Animation has produced about 20 computer-animated family-friendly features -- including box office hits such as the 3-D adventure film How to Train Your Dragon and the movies in the highly lucrative Shrek series. Other titles include Kung Fu Panda 2 and Monsters vs. Aliens. The studio's movies are distributed and marketed by Paramount Pictures. DreamWorks Animation earns most of its revenues from distributing its films in theaters and ancillary ... More

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