About the Director
Born in Italy. Raised in France and Detroit. Living in Los Angeles.
Before starting his directing career, Jeffrey was an award-winning advertising creative director for agencies worldwide.
Because of this experience, he is a strategic thinker and problem solver who leads with inspiration and a clear direction. He works from a creative and business perspective and enjoys all aspects of collaboration. He is passionate about seeing the work through every creative stage, including post-production.
He has directed and produced over 200 commercials, documentaries, and short films for some of the biggest brands in their respective categories. He prides himself in possessing a successful track record of streamlining production across diverse work environments.
He has written and directed six award-winning narrative and documentary short films that have been selected at 30 film festivals globally.
Recognized by the industry’s top awards: Cannes, Emmy, D&AD, ADDY, The One Show, Clios, New York Art Directors Club, and the Communication Arts Advertising Annual as an art director and commercial director. He also has a Commercial Emmy for 100 Club PSA – an organization that supports the families of fallen police, firefighters, and rescue workers.
Apple, Lexus, Toyota, Maven, Jeep, New Balance, Fidelity, TD Bank, ancestry.com, Waterwipes, UBS, First Citizens Bank, Blue Cross, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Honda, Microsoft, BofA, Charles Schwab, Northern Trust, Budweiser, Midway Games, Subway, Samsung, Levis.
He is a true believer that great work comes with collaborative thinking. Having a sense of humor and being compassionate to others always helps too.