Krash Creative, the Southeast’s fastest growing full circle marketing and advertising solutions company, has appointed Mike Franke the position of Video Editor / Motion Graphics Artist.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Raleigh, N.C. — April 6, 2015 – In their continuing efforts to expand their reach by leveraging the power of video and multi-media solutions, Krash Creative is adding a key creative and production specialist to their team.

Mike Franke brings a wealth of experience to the role, including gaming development at Icarus Studios and management of the cinematic team at Janus Research Group. His experience with US Intelligence and Military contracts injects Krash Creative with a wealth of knowledge and sets the stage for expansion into the government arena.

“Mike is joining us during our 20th anniversary season, such an exciting time for Krash,” said Theresa Bassett, VP of Sales and Marketing. “His focus on collaboration and creativity while working within strict guidelines of timing and budget will help support our existing partners and enhance our expertise to provide government constituencies a one-stop creative solution. He is a perfect fit for us and Mike will round out our multi-talented team.”

His lifelong passion for sound is evidenced by his Audio Engineering degree from NC State and acuity as guitarist. A self-described “CARYITE,” he grew up and now lives in Cary with his wife Carrah, a criminal defense attorney, and their children. Mike is ecstatic to share his passion with the Krash family.


Krash Creative, a full-circle multi-media solution, provides mid-sized companies and agencies award-winning video and audio creative and production services. Well-known for their focus on relationships and exceeding expectations, President Kelley Bassett is proud to report that Krash Creative still serves the company’s first three clients (along with a hundred or so others). Located in Raleigh-Durham, N.C., Krash is celebrating their 20th year of excellence in the industry. More information on Krash Creative and samples to their work can be found at


Theresa Bassett, VP Sales & Marketing, Krash Creative
Tel: 919-866-1770