Josh Ruben and Vincent Peone are an award-winning directing duo that began their careers pioneering comedic viral videos over thirteen years ago. They were part of the founding team for CollegeHumor’s original content department, directing over 2,000 videos in the 6+ years they served as in-house directors. The work that they have written, directed, shot, acted in, and produced averages a combined 15,000,000 views every month, and has made CollegeHumor YouTube’s #1 comedy channel with over 8 million subscribers. Their comedic shorts, commercials and music videos have amassed a combined total viewership in the several billions.
The directing duo has collaborated with ad agencies such as Ogilvy & Mather, Grey, BBDO, Havas, The Via Agency, Euro, Concept Farm, Leo Burnett, and a myriad of others, creating original content for brands such as Budweiser, BBC, Blackberry, Samuel Adams, Wendy’s, Verizon, Trojan, Sobe, IBM, AT&T, Kellogg’s, Banana Boat, Tribeca Films, Oreo, MTV, CBS, Save the Children, Greenpeace, Nintendo, Time Warner, Vitamin Water, Durex, and many others.
Josh & Vince have presented their panel, Impossible Things on a Shoestring at the Vimeo Festival + Awards, SXSW, and the CBGB Film Festival. They are currently developing a feature film, as well as creating a television show with Comedy Central.
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