Sharp Eye Animation Leadership

Sharp Eye Animation Founder Daniel Bales has nearly a decade video experience, and has led the production of custom animated videos for companies ranging from small start-ups to large organizations like Google and Walmart.

He worked at Google, where he was responsible for producing videos for Google Cloud’s media team, which provides video technologies to large media companies like NBCUniversal, CBS, Fox Sports and others. During his time there, he fine-tuned his video marketing skills and built out a network of top-notch creative professionals – including video scriptwriters, illustrators, and animators. He oversaw the production of numerous Google videos, including product, “sizzle” and explainer videos for the team.

Daniel oversees each video project and leverages his network of talented animation specialists. Sharp Eye Animation’s key focus is on customizing each video project based on individual client’s needs and expectations.

Daniel grew up in San Diego and is a graduate of University of California, San Diego. Being an Eagle Scout helped develop his love for nature. He is a passionate traveler and surfer. Currently he lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Daniel Bales at Google's Mountain View headquarters
Daniel at Google’s Mountain View headquarters
Daniel Bales in French Polynesia
Daniel surfing in French Polynesia