Louis Venezia


Louis Venezia is the owner and executive creative director of the creative production company and branding agency, Pilot (pilotnyc.com), and the owner of CoPilot Pictures, an independent production company and film fund. (Film credits below and full list at imdb.com) Pilot, headquartered in Manhattan, with offices in Marina del Rey, California, was launched in 2008. Pilot works directly with television channels and other clients consulting on branding, marketing, promotions and creative content initiatives. (A selection of work is available at pilotnyc.com) Before launching Pilot, Louis was the director of on-air creative for VH1, where he helped rebrand the channel in 2003. He has taught screenwriting for the English Department at his alma mater, Rutgers University. He lives in Manhattan with his wife, Melissa Klein. Executive Producer Credits for CoPilot Pictures films MATEO (mateofilm.com) / SXSW (2014) OUR NIXON (ournixon.com) / Rotterdam & SXSW (2013) / CNN / IFC CENTER MAIDENTRIP (maidentrip.com) / SXSW (2013) Audience Award / IFC CENTER BECOMING SANTA / SXSW (2011) Audience Award / OWN Network