Kyle Hausmann-Stokes

Location Los Angeles
Bio

director // commercial.content.film

Director
Projects
4 Projects

Work History

Director
Freelance; Self-employed Filmmaker
Jan 2010 - Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
// CLIENTS - REI, US Air Force, IBM, Dunkin, I LOVE NY, Disney, US Dept of Veterans Affairs, Blizzard, Easter Seals, Libresse, Craftsy, TouchNote, Kelty, Mosey, El Camino, Richer Poorer, The 5th // AGENCIES - BBDO, JWT, GSD&M, Quartz, Barbarian, Zubi, Tastemade, Armed Minds // PRESS + 2018 Most Watched PSA, SHOOT Magazine, “Veterans For Gun Reform” + 35 million views, 100K+ shares, D.C. Main Stage #MarchForOurLives, “Veterans For Gun Reform” + People’s Choice Telly Award, “It Matters" + Food & Wine “'Meals Ready to Eat' Is a Deep Dive Into the Military's Food Culture" + KPCC - Take Two "From battlefield to culinary field: MREs continue to inspire long after combat" + 2013 Telly Award "These Hands” + 2012 Telly Award “Success Stories” // CONTACT + Direct: kylehs at gmail dot com // 323.451.2279 + US Representation: [currently freelance] + Asia Representation: GoEast / Katya Yushanova
Co-founder / CEO
Veterans in Media & Entertainment
Jan 2012 - Dec 2014
Greater Los Angeles Area
Nonprofit networking organization that unites current and former members of the military working in the film and television industry. Founded in 2012 as a grassroots movement and 501(c)3, VME is a professional association of U.S. military veterans working in, or aspiring to work in, media and entertainment. Members come from creative and corporate leadership positions to production trades and artisans, and at all career levels. With 3,000 members across the nation, our footprint is currently concentrated in film, television, digital media, theater, music, and gaming. VME is headquarter in Los Angeles with new chapters in NYC, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta/Savannah, and Washington, DC.
Founder, Director, Producer
Blue Three Productions, LLC
Jan 2010 - Dec 2014
Greater Los Angeles Area
Production company specializing in the creation of military and veteran themed content. Responsible for dozens of concept-to-completion national television commercials, PSA, and campaigns for the US Dept of Veterans Affairs.
Infantry Staff Sergeant / Convoy Commander
US Army
May 2007 - May 2008
Iraq
Iraq 07-08. Awarded The Bronze Star. Responsible for 30+ soldiers and $800K of equipment. Served as Convoy Commander for 80+ missions throughout all of Iraq.
Production Assistant / Creative Consultant
Hello! and company
May 2006 - Jul 2006
Greater Los Angeles Area
GoDaddy.com, Built to Spill Music Video, Assorted Music Videos
Intern/Assistant
Mosaic Media Group
2005 - 2006
Greater Los Angeles Area
(Batman Begins, Talladega Nights) - personal assistant to exec producer Jimmy Miller.
Sergeant, Squad Leader, Paratrooper
US Army
Aug 2001 - Aug 2004
Fort Polk, LA
Paratrooper and OPFOR with 1/509th (Airborne) Infantry at the Joint Readiness Training Center.

Education

BA
University of Southern California
2006 - 2010
1 semester
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
2005 - 2005
1 semester
University of California, Los Angeles
2005 - 2005

Skills