After a successful career as an art director, Jason Berry turned his talent to film and editing. Jason has produced multiple features for broadcast with ESPN and National Geographic. Jason has produced three award-winning feature-length adventure documentaries as well as a wide array of corporate work in the Washington, D.C. market. Working late into the night in our Arlington, V.A. studio, Jason takes occasional breaks for his other passions: cycling, surfing and whitewater kayaking. Jason also manages the Gripped Racing Cycling Team.
Right out of college, Producer, Ken Bell, got his start as a freelance graphic designer. He later shifted gears and opened his own business TradeShow Direct, designing, manufacturing, and supplying tradeshow products to many major corporations in the US. Gripped Films began as hobby for Ken, but he now manages our Harrisonburg, VA office and spends his time researching new gear and managing logistics. When Ken is not at work, he’s riding his bike or chasing his three sons.
Curtis earned his degree in Media Arts & Design from James Madison University. He helped produce the award-winning cycling documentary Chasing Legends, and recently started his own design shop, Winsor Creative. Curtis is also a professional road cyclist for Team Smart Stop p/b Mountain Khakis and coaches amateur and junior cyclists.