With a BA in Film and an award-winning background in broadcast television, Travis has an accomplished track record as a director and producer with more than 12 years of professional experience producing international documentaries, national children's television, travel programming, reality TV, and corporate imaging.
Travis earned his stripes as a cameraman, editor, and producer of DVDs for hundreds of national companies and live televised events. Throughout his career he has won awards for directing, editing, and camera including the 2000 and 2001 National Videographer's Award Best of Show, 2003 Aurora Award, Utah Best of State Award 2006 for producing the hit PBS kids’ TV series, “Signing Time!” which was also nominated for a 2008 Daytime Emmy Award. He won Telly Awards in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and eight other awards in 2007. Most noteworthy was the 2007 CINE Golden Eagle award for his role as director of “Acts of God,” a four-part, half-hour documentary series on humanitarian aid. Also in 2007, he was a regional judge for the television Emmy awards, and was later selected to join the Telly Awards Silver Council judging panel.
Most recently Travis has been working on several episodes of the hit series Modern Marvels on the History Channel, produced dramatic team segments for the Fox Sports presentation of the 2009 Sugar Bowl, and worked on the Sundance Channel's 2009 Sundance Film Festival coverage.
A partial list of Travis’ client work includes Albertsons Grocery Stores, Sundance Channel, US Ski Team, 2002 Winter Olympic & Paralympic Games, Entertainment Tonight, Dr. Phil, Extra, Inside Edition, The Insider, Pepsi, Foundation For A Better Life, TLC, A & E Indie Films, DreamWorks, Rotozip USA, Zions Bank, Nordic Track Fitness, 66 Degrees North, Subway, USANA Health Sciences, UPS, MCI, Pfizer, Motorola, Microsoft, NBA Entertainment, Symantec, VeriSign, Siemens, Chevron, Lafarge North America, Univision (Spanish TV), Xango, Sungard Higher Education, Signing Time!, Nature Valley Granola, Synopsys, Women's Entertainment Network, LANDesk, GM, XTERRA TV, RYKÄ, Alsco, Asylum Entertainment, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, History Channel and McCann Erickson Worldwide.
Travis never stops conjuring new ideas, new camera angles and new editing techniques that strive to move our film and video work from merely great to absolutely brilliant. “I’m constantly looking for the little things that nobody else has done yet.”
Commemorating their 150 year anniversary, our team was tasked with designing an Anniversary Book for Martinelli & Co. Between sifting through hundreds of photos to learn the company’s history, we uncovered their path to becoming an iconic brand. Perhaps more important, this award winning asset provided an opportunity to generate significant exposure, across national media outlets.Learn more