Jeff’s expertise in business development, brand strategy, and new media stems from experience on the agency side as well as years spent building brands internally. In his early career in film and digital media, Jeff produced a handful of award-winning short films that went on to garner significant industry attention and accolades. Following this success, Jeff partnered with a reputable Atlanta-based branding firm who’s clients included Anthem, Coca-Cola, and Home Depot, to launch BrightHouse Pictures, a pioneer company in the industry of branded entertainment. Jeff then co-founded a fashion brand, Hozell Clothing, with the role of President and Marketing Director. He quickly grew Hozell into a path of mainstream success with international retailers including Bloomingdales and Barney’s New York, while managing a creative marketing studio with clients like Quiksilver, Universal Music, and Constellation Brands.
With over a decade of experience building creative strategies in the entertainment, marketing, and consumer goods industries, Jeff’s focus is building brand value and generating growth through integrated marketing and strategic media solutions.
Jeff, aged 31, attended The University of Southern California, where he focused on new and interactive media and received a B.A. from The USC School of Cinematic Arts. Outside of work, Jeff is passionate about creative arts, music, live entertainment, and technology. He also loves recreational leisure sports like golf and bocce.