Krista Simmons, Founder / Producer
Krista Simmons is a culinary adventurer and travel expert that uses her vibrant, informed perspective to inspire her audience to explore the world through food and culture.
She spent over a year backpacking solo and working on farms to learn more about food production, building on the knowledge she gained attending culinary school.
After returning home, she dedicated her time to creating innovative culinary travel content for major leading media brands. She is has been a Global Correspondent for Travel + Leisure Magazine and a Dining Columnist for Departures Magazine.
She has produceed video content for the LA Times, the Today Show, Visit Greece, Kate Spade, and more.
She blends her experience creating content for traditional newsrooms and hosting national television shows (Top Chef Masters, Knife Fight, Today Show) to produce disruptive, engaging visual content.
You can read more about her at www.kristasimmons.com.
Michael Kretovics, Director of Photography
Michael Kretovics is a passionate videographer and FAA Part107 Licensed Drone Pilot.
He started his career as an action sports videographer documenting skateboarding and extreme sports, and has now developed multiple skill sets in the industry.
Kretovics attended the Los Angeles Film School majoring in cinematography.
He has worked with BBC, Nat Geo, Disney, MTV, ESPN, Alias Distribution, DNA Distribution, Baker Boys, and many others.
Kretovics has extensive Survival Evasion Resistance Escape (SEER) training from the US Military, and channels his passion for conservation and the outdoors by capturing images of wildlife and nature.
He is passionate about the possibilities for the implementation of UAVs for multiple platforms beyond videography, and aims to lend his services to conservation efforts and nonprofits around the globe.
You can follow him on Instagram @mkretovics.