Team

velocity

ROBERT BERNING, III
FOUNDER
ROBERT BERNING, III

FOUNDER

Mr. Berning has long-standing relationships with many of his clients, such as Northrop Grumman, Ford, and Mercedes-Benz, whom he has worked with for over 20 years to produce project documentaries, corporate communications, PR initiatives, and advertising campaigns.

More recently, he founded

DELLA BERNING
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
DELLA BERNING

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

A veteran of the marketing industry with a passion for helping companies realize their vision, Della Berning has worked with Velocity for several years. As a new business coordinator, she enjoys working with clients to determine their needs and matching

LINDA NICKERSON
BOOKKEEPER
LINDA NICKERSON

BOOKKEEPER

Linda has been actively employed for almost 50 years and almost 2 1/2 years at Velocity.  She has 4 children, 11 grandchildren and, 1 great-granddaughter. She is also expecting another great grand child shortly! Linda is also the proud parent

GARY HOLLAND
PRODUCER
GARY HOLLAND

PRODUCER

A veteran producer and member of the marketing industry, Gary Holland has been on board the Velocity team for the better part of a decade. Gary is in charge of our Malibu office and coordinates services for our clients in

504.834.8811
Malibu Office
ALISON PITRE
ACCOUNT MANAGER & PRODUCER
ALISON PITRE

ACCOUNT MANAGER & PRODUCER

Alison is a life-long resident of the New Orleans area. Having attended Ursuline Academy and UNO, where she was an Art History Major, she has an unmatched love and understanding of Louisiana culture. She has over 20 years of experience

MOE AHSAN
DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER
MOE AHSAN

DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER

Moe was born and raised in Baton Rouge where he graduated from Louisiana State University with a degree in Political Science and a concentration in International Security and Affairs. Moe has a passion for public relations, communications, government, and politics

MATT MISTRETTA
MEDIA DIRECTOR
MATT MISTRETTA

MEDIA DIRECTOR

After being with the agency for over three years, Matt has worked with both local and regional clients including Lamarque, Mercedes-Benz, Zatarain’s, Audubon Zoo, Whitney Bank and Baggett McCall. In addition, he has served as the Media Director for Velocity

EMILY KRANZ
DIGITAL MEDIA SPECIALIST
EMILY KRANZ

DIGITAL MEDIA SPECIALIST

Emily was born in New Orleans, LA. She attended Mount Carmel Academy during high school and then attended the University of New Orleans for her undergraduate degree. During her
time at UNO, she bounced between working on student films, volunteering

SETH WILEY
DIGITAL CREATIVE DIRECTOR
SETH WILEY

DIGITAL CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Seth Wiley is originally from Lafayette, LA and attended college at ULL, he majored in Visual Arts where he became classically trained in painting, drawing, animation and other media. After college, Seth worked at Vidox Image and Data in Lafayette

BEAU RUNNELS
POST PRODUCTION MANAGER
BEAU RUNNELS

POST PRODUCTION MANAGER

Beau graduated from the Art Institute of California San Diego in 2013. Beau had worked in Commercial and Short film production as an Editor, Animator, and Digital Effects Artist in San Diego until 2015 when he decided to head home

ALEX DUFRESNE
SOUND DESIGN
ALEX DUFRESNE

SOUND DESIGN

Alex has been working with Velocity Agency for slightly over 2 years now. While his official job title is "Video Editor", his responsibilities can range anywhere from sound design to assisting with productions. He's a big fan of Beau, Velocity's

GEORGE CHIESA
ANIMATION DIRECTOR
GEORGE CHIESA

ANIMATION DIRECTOR

George learned the art of after-effects in Germany and came back to the states to study at the Savannah College of Art and Design. He has always been excited by what the future may hold and believes design is one

CHASE TREADWAY
WEB DEVELOPER
CHASE TREADWAY

WEB DEVELOPER

Born on an American Air Base near Madrid, Spain, Chase grew up in a military family and lived throughout Europe and the U.S. He graduated high school from St. Stanislaus in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi before attending college at the

JULIANA KATZ
WEB DESIGNER
JULIANA KATZ

WEB DESIGNER

Juliana comes to us from Rio (as in Brazil, yes that Brazil) with a BA degree in Communications with an emphasis on Advertising and Marketing. Her love for web design and interacting with customers on social media platforms shines through

SCOTT McCARTHY
GRAPHIC DESIGNER
SCOTT McCARTHY

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Scott currently works as a Graphic Designer for Velocity Agency. Born in New Orleans, he originally graduated from Holy Cross High School and later gained a fine arts degree at the University of New Orleans. Joining Velocity Agency in October

DANIELLE DOTY
SOCIAL MEDIA DIRECTOR
DANIELLE DOTY

SOCIAL MEDIA DIRECTOR

Danielle “Miss Chicken Fries” Doty has been with Velocity Agency since November 2016. She manages our internal social media accounts as well as those for our clients. Danielle received a B.S.B.A in Marketing and a certificate in Promotions from Northern

LAYLA SUTTON
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER
LAYLA SUTTON

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

Layla began working with Velocity Agency as an Assistant Social Media Manager in April of 2017. She graduated from East Carolina University in 2013 with a B.F.A in Music Education and, after studying abroad in Brazil, she realized the power

ZACH BOUDREAUX
JR. ACCOUNT ASSISTANT
ZACH BOUDREAUX

JR. ACCOUNT ASSISTANT

Velocity Agency is excited to introduce you to our new junior account assistant, Zack Boudreaux! Zack grew up in Las Vegas surrounded by the entertainment industry. He followed his passion for entertainment to LSU, where he majored in the field