Category: People

With Gratitude to our Veterans

All of us at Metro would like to take a moment to thank our Veterans. We would not enjoy the freedoms that we do without them, and we are endlessly grateful for each and every one of them. Our Veterans are responsible for our safety and security; they are the men and women who have […]

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Happy Halloween!

It’s the creepiest day of the year! Do you have anything fun planned for the evening…. a haunted house perhaps? Haunted hayride? Or maybe you’re on kid duty, either taking them trick-or-treating, or giving out the candy at your house? No matter what you’re up to, it’s a fun night, and we hope you enjoy […]

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Race Against the Odds in Memory of Nicholas Ferris

On Saturday, March 23, 2013, The first annual Race Against The Odds in Memory of Nicholas Ferris was held at Sandy Bottom Nature Park in Hampton, VA. This event was designed to raise funds and awareness for pediatric brain cancer research. Metro’s HR Manager Christina Ferris lost her son Nicholas in May 2010 to a […]

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Guest Post: Tricia Dewey, Production Manager!

Today we have a behind-the-scenes guest post from Tricia, our Production Manager. She’s been busy with her usual– booking travel, coordinating schedules, hiring freelancers, gathering props, and much more. Here’s what she has to say: This spring and summer are shaping up to be very busy months on the road for our producers and production […]

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Non-Profit Contest Productions: Update!

As most of you know, last fall we started our first ever Non-Profit Video Contest, and the prizes were awarded at the beginning of February. BARK took home the Grand Prize of $20,000 in our production services, with SEVA GRREAT, Comfort Zone Camp, and Arlington Free Clinic taking smaller video production prizes in the runners-up […]

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Fun Friday at Metro

It’s a very fun, very relaxed Friday here at Metro! Our Non-Profit Contest ended at midnight last night (or I guess I should say “this morning”?), and today we’re doing class company photos in the studio and outside! We’re doing individual shots of each employee, and also group shots by department. We were lucky enough […]

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Lately Around Metro….

The year is getting off to a very busy, very exciting start here at Metro! Between shoots, new client meetings, and plenty of Post work, we’ve managed to fit in a few other things… We had our company retreats at Lake Anna, where we did do a little bit more than just play Foosball…. we […]

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Patrick Presents at IPRA Luncheon

Metro’s COO Patrick Bedall and Director of Business Development Jim Miller were up in D.C. today for a special event– Patrick’s presentation at the Metro-sponsored IPRA luncheon! Patrick spoke to an audience of over 40 attendees, sharing some of his knowledge of the video production world and its future. In addition to getting some insight into […]

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Wacky Shirt Day at Metro!

Hope everyone has a happy and safe Labor Day weekend! We held our first ever “Wacky Shirt Day” at Metro yesterday,  letting our creative staff get creative with their attire! The results ranged from Hawaiian, to “Saved by the Bell,” to favorite quotes and beyond. The Richmond staff gathered in the studio for a couple […]

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The Final Five!

We’re looking to get some new Metro t-shirts made, and decided we’d have a contest to find a slogan for them. Everyone at the company was invited to submit ideas, and we ended up getting over 100 of them! Very exciting. After a few rounds of narrowing down the submissions by a committee in our […]

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