Katie Davis is the creative director for a Los Angeles based promotion and event company called After 8. With some of the services including VIP hosting, entertainment, and hospitality branding, After 8 has evolved from a grassroots nightlife promotions company to offering full service marketing and branding. You can find out more and contact Katie at www.after8la.com . The blog is nothing short of fabulous! Insta follow her @itskatiedavis
Photographer James Law skillfully shoots a variety of styles such as portraits, lifestyle, video, and sports including gnarly action for UFC and GLORY Kickboxing. But his “Swordsman” series is currently my favorite of his recent projects. You can be visually stimulated at www.jameslawphotography.com twitter @JamesLaw25 and Insta stalk him @james_law1
Justin Owensby is a screenwriter and filmmaker who’s directed a numerous amount of commercials and music videos. His feature titled “Chapman” is a cerebral drama that has been circulating at film festivals all over the world. It’s Los Angeles premier will take place in May. Get excited! www.justinowensby.com and stay tuned on his instagram @shyguy68
Not only does freelance videographer Brady Spear own his own full-service film production company called Spearhead Media, but he’s also a well-known southern California and Vegas DJ. Specializing in mixing those thumping deep house tracks, he shares his tasteful choice and knowledge of music as Fortune’s very own Music Director. For professional media services, you can get in touch with him here: www.facebook.com/spearheadmedia . For DJ booking inquiries, to catch his next show, or if you’re just in the mood to bump your head to some sick beats, you can find that at www.bradyspear.com or www.facebook.com/BradySpearMusic.
With a journalism degree from University of Arizona, aspiring actress and model Alexa Skonieczy made her television appearance in 2013 on the hilarious Key And Peele and Kroll shows on Comedy Central. Having ridden horses for 15 years, she’s excited about just opening an equestrian boutique in Orange County with her mom. Not only does she love horses, but is passionate about supporting animal shelters and enjoys making and donating blankets to various shelters every Christmas. You can follow her adventurous and blossoming career on twitter @anskonieczy and instagram @alexas1.
Handsome bearded model and philanthropist Joel Alexander previously toured as a full-time drummer and guitarist, but is now currently signed with IMG Models Worldwide and expanding his career as a model. Originally volunteering at The Dream Center in Los Angeles, Joel was inspired to start an influential community-based organization of his own in 2010 called Love More Give More. As such a caring and generous individual, he and the rest of the team at LMGM help to positively change the realities of others by gaining awareness for humanitarian needs. Love More Give More is always looking to add compassionate partners to get involved in upcoming community projects. www.lovemoregivemore.com. And to see what Joel is up to next, find him on instagram @hahajoel.
Not only does model Austin Charles Vallejo have a perfect head of hair to make both men and women jealous, but he’s also a talented musician/singer/songwriter in Los Angeles. He’s done a handful of live performances at different locations around the area including House of Blues on Sunset Blvd. If you want to swoon over his heart-felt ballads, you can be serenaded by clicking on www.austincharlesmusic.com, www.youtube.com/austincharlesmusic, and following him on twitter @astnchls and instagram @austincharles.
A special shout out and big thank you goes to the suave Jarrett Winfield, the Co-Founder and Vice President of men’s line of celebrity hair styling products, Hanz de Fuko. Jarrett is responsible for hooking us up with our fab male models Joel and Austin, who are not only good friends of his, but are top brand ambassadors for Hanz de Fuko. (And I bet that partially explains why you were so jealous of their amazing hair!) Hanz de Fuko contains only the most effective organic ingredients while providing the highest quality affordable grooming solutions. Stylishly shaping the hair of famous names such as David Bekham and James Marsden, Hanz de Fuko will leave you nothing short of impressed by their extensive roster of celebrities, events, and publications. Inspired to make your hair a work of art? Get crafty with tutorials featuring Joel and Austin on their facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Hanz.de.Fuko.Mens.Styling and start loading up on you hair care transformation collection at www.hanzdefuko.com
By Arielle Zimmerman