A diverse array of clients – established and emerging organizations, fashion and luxury brands, global interests, consumer companies, start-up business, and high-profile individuals – appreciates the effective integration of all the necessary services required to exist on- and off-line. myEPK Media aims to provide real solutions for business and brands today, tomorrow, and beyond. We are more than just a company comprised of thought-provoking professionals, but representing a movement of social awareness and change in the digital era. In the journey to success, you need the right time, right place and right people for an outreach campaign – we have access to the networks of contacts who can implement success in those endeavors.
VANESSA FERRELLI - MANAGING DIRECTOR
Vanessa has over 20 years of experience in the development and branding of new talent and images. She began her career as a teen entrepreneur, popularizing the way models and actors are discovered and placed – nationally and internationally. She adapted to the digital revolution easily; she has always been able to predict trends and can apply her expertise to art directing, marketing, social media, development and production. Vanessa is a talented and resourceful connector of concepts, people, and the big picture. Today, she acts as a volunteer in her community, offering marketing public relations and branding solutions to non-profits and loves to create virtual art for everyone, everywhere: myEPK Media.
JP MARTINEZ - DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY
Having worked for e-commerce/online service/tech support/tech consulting companies for more than 10 years, including Sony, TOSHIBA, and DELL, JP is a well-experienced developer, programmer, and IT specialist – and he’s currently working on proprietary technology for myepk.com as well as his MBA degree in hopes of combining his IT expertise with business acumen. The visionary side of him always enables anything to digitally come to life in the most innovative ways.
KRISTINA VILLARINI - DIGITAL DIRECTOR
Kristina creates and oversees digital campaigns and activities, utilizing a combination of planning, strategy and execution (also working for Lambda Legal, the oldest and largest national legal organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and people with HIV). She leverages data and audience insight to bring innovative approaches and solutions to a client’s property and platform, including websites/microsites, digital campaigns, email marketing, social media, search, video and UX/UI.
In a writing career spanning 10 years with work read in over 96 countries, moreover, Kristina has covered fashion, entertainment, music, and more. As an entrepreneur, she worked with the likes of Bobby Womack, Giovanni DeCunto, and Waking Ideas. In July 2012, Kristina acted as an Editor for the Impresario e-book published by Seth Godin and released to his list of 250,000+ subscribers. In October 2012, she was named the “Woman of the Week” by prominent brand consultant, Carrie Cunnington. Her work has been published by: BestNewBands.com, Paige Magazine, CEO Blog Nation - CBNation.co, OURsceneTV, Lookbooks, Pick Your Goals, CherryGRRL, Paid to Exist, and Paste Magazine, to name a few.
Kristina is also an active volunteer, most recently for Google's Technovation, which offers girls ages 10 to 18 around the world the opportunity to learn the necessary skills to become tech entrepreneurs and leaders.
TIM MORRISON - CREATIVE DIRECTOR
With 15+ years of experience, award-winning design and art direction, Tim brings a proven knowledge of creative strategy, vision, communication, and branding: a strong conceptual thinker, a strategically focused designer, with keen leadership abilities. He’s developed engaging collateral for global brands and has been the creative lead on concepting and strategy development, fully utilizing extensive understanding of consumer brand marketing, brand objectives and the value of effective communications: His vision, design and implementation from initial concept to finished product or in-store activation have enabled him to spearhead branding identity, web design, video production, print campaigns and digital design for brands such as Monster Energy, Coca-Cola, Keurig, the Kraft Heinz Company and Absolut Vodka, to name a few.
Tim can be also found on stage across North America fronting an award-winning Canadian rock band. Having shared the stage with award-winning bands (e.g., Disturbed, Shinedown, Nickelback, The Offspring, Halestorm, Papa Roach, Theory of a Deadman, KoЯn), he has a voracious appetite for creative expression and design that delivers.
ANA CALLAHAN - DIRECTOR OF SOCIAL MEDIA
Having more than 8 years of experience in digital/brand/influencer marketing, social media strategy/management as well as content development, Ana has worked within the education, publishing, fashion, beauty and wellness industries, such as McGraw-Hill Education, If You Care, Whole Planet Foundation, Into The Gloss, and Madewell. She also assisted in launching WomenServe in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan, India (stayed there for 3 months working on this) and developing the company’s partnership between Traditional Medicinals and the Whole Planet Foundation. Her current goal is to work with companies, brands, and people who are passionate about sustainability, the environment, and being of service to others.
TYON WEEKES - ART DIRECTOR
Graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a degree in Electronic Media, Arts and Communications, Tyon has worked on the Jordache campaign, featured in Long Island Pulse Magazine. His talents range from servicing exotic car dealerships to professionals such as legal firms and health organizations. He specializes in social media ads, banner and display ads, as well as social media skins.
EIKO WATANABE - EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Eiko has worked on editorial projects with A-listers, such as the Black Eyed Peas, Ludacris, Aerosmith, Herbie Hancock, Trey Songz, Janet Jackson, Miguel, ZZ Top, Lindsey Stirling, Carly Rae Jepsen, Eve, Jay Sean, Avril Lavigne, Demi Lovato, the Who, Bella Thorne, Steve Aoki, Fifth Harmony, David Guetta, Sanaa Lathan, Zedd, Tyga, and Sabrina Carpenter, to name but a few.
Having yielded intriguing articles – integral to the industry and engaging to the audience – for more than 8 years, her current personal goal is to create a platform through entertainment journalism that promotes the equality of all life and embraces the uniqueness of each individual since she truly believes that’s exactly what the current world needs most.