GREG KESSLER // OWNER
Everyone called Greg "GKess" in college. So when the time came to name his video production company, the nickname stuck. A graduate of Keene State College with a BA in Film Studies, Greg has turned his lifelong passion for film into what he enjoys most: CREATING FILMS!
For his first project, Greg produced a season highlight video for the Farmington High School Boy's Basketball program, launching the company's focus on serving local High School and Prep School sports teams and players.
Greg makes his mark on every video as a camera operator and primary editor. He and his lovely wife Abby make their home in Southington.
RANDY KESSLER // MARKETING AND SALES
Before joining GKess Films, Randy spent more than 25 Years in the corporate world working for AT&T (Ma Bell), Lucent Technologies and Sun Microsystems in various Marketing and Sales functions.
Thanks to his engineering, sales and marketing savvy, Randy wears many hats within GKess Films, including the one he wears out in the field when filming games. This frees up Greg to do what he does best: Produce Awesome Videos!
Randy graduated from Penn State (Twice!) with degrees in Engineering and holds an MBA in Marketing from FDU. We've chosen not to mention his graduation years, as this would reveal his true age!
A Pennsylvania native, Randy is an avid Philly sports fan. Randy and his wife Jeanne reside in Farmington.
CHRIS LAWHORN // CAMERA AND EDITOR
Chris is a freelance Videographer/Photographer specializing in aerial imagery and promotional content for businesses and special events.
Chris earned his BA in Film Production from Keene State College. His first gig in the real world was an internship at Connecticut Public Television where he created online media content.
A Connecticut native, Chris was inspired to direct and produce “In The Cut," a documentary showcasing the many opportunities for outdoor adventure in his home state.
Chris lives in New Hartford, where he spends his summers fishing and hiking and his winters snowboarding.
LINDSAY MERWIN // PRODUCER
Lindsay is an experienced producer with a passion for helping people, brands, and organizations tell compelling stories that get results. Lindsay is a graduate of DePauw University majoring in creative writing.
From concept development to script writing to final delivery, Lindsay brings energy and creative solutions to each stage of the production process.
Lindsay got her start in multimedia storytelling as a local TV reporter, producer, and anchor. She now works for the most widely recognized non-profit brand, YMCA, producing video, digital and print content. Lindsay resides in Nashville, TN.
NICK DILUlLO // SUMMER INTERN
A recent graduate from Farmington High School, Nick is entering his sophomore year at Fairfield University where he studies, film, television, and media.
This past winter Nick was selected to participate in the Santa Barbara Film Festival's Film Studies Program where he had the opportunity to attend special events offered by the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, including the highly acclaimed panel series, private question and answer sessions with film professionals and many others.
This fall at Fairfield University, Nick will be directing a post-apocalyptic short film.
MATT BODE // CAMERA
ALLEN WILLIAMS // CAMERA AND EDITOR
KEVIN NORTON // CAMERA