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Summary

Established Executive Producer of unscripted television. Known for developing, packaging and show-running content for the industry’s biggest Networks—including an Emmy-nominated series. Co-Founded two of Austin's most successful TV production companies

Credits

3/16 – 6/16

Co-Executive Producer The Vessel

Film (Theatrical) — Bat Bridge Entertainment Details
3/16 – 6/16

Released in 2016, this dramatic film stars Martin Sheen and was Executive Produced by Terrence Malick and Sarah Green. It was written and directed by the young and talented director Julio Quintana. Jeff helped secure some of the financing for the film. In addition, he gave limited input on location decisions, some casting and notes in post.

12/13 – 3/15

Showrunner (Executive Producer | Co-Creator) High Profits 1

CNN — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bat Bridge Entertainment Details
12/13 – 3/15

Co-Creator of the series. Produced and personally cut the sales tape. Cast the characters and gave the green light for his own company, Bat Bridge Entertainment, to move forward on the project. As Showrunner, he oversaw the story, beats, themes, tone, music, shooting style, post production and finishing. Assembled an incredible team, and leaned on their amazing talent. As the Creative Director and co-founder of Bat Bridge Entertainment, this was the flagship series--currently nominated for an Emmy Award--which launched the company

7/14 – 10/14

Co-Executive Producer My 600-lb Life 3

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Megalomedia
7/14 – 10/14
11/13 – 1/14

Co-Executive Producer Marshal Law: Texas 1

TNT — Reality/Doc (TV) — Jerry Bruckheimer Television | Megalomedia Details
11/13 – 1/14

Creative direction and oversight to the production and post production of the development content, cut the sales tape personally and helped in casting the series. Co-founder and creative director for Megalomedia--one of the two partnering production companies.

7/13 – 10/13

Co-Executive Producer My 600-lb Life 2

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Megalomedia
7/13 – 10/13
6/13 – 9/13

Co-Executive Producer (Co-Creator | Director) Half-ton Killer

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Megalomedia Details
6/13 – 9/13

Co-Created the show. Co-Directed teams in the field pursuing the story. Oversaw the overall story, tone, execution, cut and delivery of the show. **Half Ton Killer became a featured episode on Oprah and was featured as a segment on Anderson Cooper and CNN

12/12 – 3/13

Co-Executive Producer (Co-Creator) Shipping Wars 4

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — Megalomedia Details
12/12 – 3/13

Co-created and helped cast the original series, along with co-producing and personally cutting the pitch reel. Designed and cut the show's original opening title sequence. As Creative Director of a company Jeff co-founded, Megalomedia, he handled creative oversight from the company's inception until May of 2013, when he departed to to launch his new company, Bat Bridge Entertainment

12/12 – 3/13

Co-Executive Producer (Co-Creator) Shipping Wars 3

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — Megalomedia Details
12/12 – 3/13

Co-created and helped cast the original series, along with co-producing and personally cutting the pitch reel. Designed and cut the show's opening title sequence. As Creative Director of a company Jeff co-founded, Megalomedia, he handled creative oversight from the company's inception until May of 2013, when he departed to to launch his new company, Bat Bridge Entertainment

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Education

Class of '91

The University of Texas at Austin

BA Journalism/Journalism, Communications, Engineering

Affiliations

  • United Talent Agency

Skills

  • Casting
  • Concept Development
  • Creative Director
  • Director
  • Documentary Television
  • Editing
  • Executive Producing
  • Field Producing
  • Music & Score
  • Packaging & Pitching
  • Post Production
  • Reality Television
  • Show Development
  • Showrunner
  • Sound
  • Storytelling
  • Supervising
  • Supervising Talent
  • Voice Over
  • Writing