With professional roots stemming from experience in the film and TV production industry, Jacob has adapted the project management style of company leadership that is used in management positions across various industries. Using his skills acquired from the motion picture industry, he focuses on graphic design and creative work environments to empower and implement marketing strategies that focus on business branding and expansion. Excelling in budgetary strategies, creatively allocating resources for product excellence, and managing risk mediation.
Jacob's diverse focus is to be a key part of management in multiple companies across industries. In addition to his creative work, his current focus is on managing his carpet and upholstery cleaning company originally started by his grandfather in 1978.
"I am always looking for new opportunities to expand my experience and knowledge through new books and career opportunities. While I understand that I'll never be able to do it all, I can't say that I won't try."
Unique traits: • Business Strategies • Quality Control • Budget & Cost Control • Continuous Improvement • Legal Compliance • Visionary Leadership
Film Visual effects
La La Land
Film Miscellaneous Crew
My Super-Overactive Imagination Season 4
Internet by Sidewalk Pictures (Comedy) Producer My Super-Overactive Imagination is a comedy web series created by Cat Rhinehart, and written and produced by Cat Rhinehart and Maria Shehata.
Film by Enzo Films (Comedy, Drama, Western and Musical) Producer Buckshot is a dark comedy that follows Charlie Stillman, a struggling country singer from New Jersey, who journeys to Nashville to follow in his father's footsteps of becoming a country star. But when his father's checkered past derails his chances, his only job offer is to drive Buckshot Thomas, an aging, hard-living, honky tonk legend, cross-country to his final concert. Along the way, the two men forge a rare friendship, which could change both their lives forever.
Tom Clancy's the Division: Dark Winter
Hide and Go Seek
Film by Wild Strawberry Entertainment (Horror) Producer A young man and his friends must survive a horrific night of hide and go seek when his grandfather begins to relive moments of his war days in Vietnam.
Film (short) by Whitley Films Productions (Action and Crime) Producer Mob hit-man Ethan Ford sets out for revenge against the mob that betrayed him in this Memento style experimental film.
Captain Thomas Wall - Hero
Documentary by Whitley Films Productions Producer A short documentary about a fallen firefighter and the impact he had on those around him.
Film (short) by Red Light Cinema (Horror) Producer Snow is an experimental film by horror enthusiasts, Jacob Whitley and Tyler Dean, meant to pry at the unsettling and the uncanny. As a silent film, it relies on images and sound effects to create a feeling of unsettling terror in the viewer.
Film (short) by Whitley Films Productions (Crime and Drama) Producer A fed up undercover cop drags his twin brother, a heroic police officer, to the middle of nowhere in order to execute him with no trace of a body and to take his place in his perfect life.
Film (short) by Red Light Cinema (Sci-Fi and Thriller) Producer Set in the perhaps-not-so-distant future, Earth is dying. Eden, a new planet capable of sustaining life, has been discovered due to an advancement in technology during a time when conglomerate markets and giant corporations have a hand in what the weather will be like that day, to the sex of your next child. The wealthy and upper middle-class of the world have taken their leave, those left behind succumbing to the perils of an abandoned society. In a bid to extend a hand of mercy--or is it?--those responsible for the dwindling masses on Earth establish a multitude of tasks and televised 'games'. Those who attempt these games wager the ultimate bet... their life. The most popular of these is 'The Run', a do-or-die race to the finish in which contestants must suffer the obstacles of unbearable heat, inedible foliage, tainted water, and a group of specially trained mercenaries.
Film by Whitley Films Productions (Crime and Thriller) Producer EDGE. On the surface, it's the story of a madman terrorizing a helpless city, taking lives without a second thought. Blood is this man's water. Enter Jack Rivers, detective for the city's police department and ace headhunter who always gets his man. Stymied by the difficulty of catching this serial murderer, Jack begins to stumble in a blind fury and the line between 'justice' and 'murder' becomes blurred. This is the story of a man whose life is about to change forever. He's about to go over the EDGE.
Brothers From Creatures Unknown
TV Movie by Mohawk Lighting Productions (Action, Crime and Sci-Fi) Producer The Brothers of creatures unknown set out to destroy a cartel of monsters that killed their family.
Audience choice award for Moon Buggy Film Festival
California State University - Fullerton
Project Managment Certification