Jeff Vespa

Location Los Angeles
Bio

Director / Photographer

Photographer Director
Projects
2 Projects

Work History

Co-Founder
Verge Studios
Jul 2019 – Present
Los Angeles, California
4000 Sq Ft. Film and Photo Rental Studio in Atwater Village.
Co-Founder
Forward Artists
Dec 2014 – Present
Los Angeles, California
Founder
Vespa Pictures, Inc
Jun 2002 – Present
Los Angeles, California
Founder and CEO, Creative Director
Verge
Oct 2012 – Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
Verge is a web magazine dedicated to discovering new and emerging talent. Each story features talent with a written article, photos and a micro short film of one to two minutes in length.
Producer & Director
Paris Song - Feature Film
May 2016 – Dec 2017
A film based on a true story about a small time singer who travels to compete in a song competition at the 1925 Paris World Expo. While there he meets GEORGE Gershwin and they become fast friends. His singing takes the town by storm and he becomes famous overnight.
Co-Founder, Exec VP, Photographer
WireImage
Jan 2001 – Jan 2017
Greater Los Angeles Area
Editor at Large
LIFE.com
Apr 2009 – Mar 2012
Los Angeles Confidential Magazine - West Coast Special Projects Editor
Niche Media
Oct 2003 – Jan 2008
Greater Los Angeles Area

Education

The American Film Institute
1993 – 1994
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
San Francisco Art Institute
1991 – 1993
School of Visual Arts
1988 – 1990

Skills