“Kaz” started his career in 1982 at Ketchum Advertising where he worked as a copywriter on Gulf Oil, Heinz, Rubbermaid and PPG Paints. In 1985, he opened a film production company, Longfellow Productions, now Crows Run Pictures, which for more than two decades has been one of the nation’s leading producers of high-end television commercials (NFL, Mandalay Bay Resorts, GNC, UPMC), corporate and institutional films, and documentaries.
He’s also produced several music videos and short films for the Sundance Channel, MTV and PBS. Recently, Crows Run produced a series of commercials for Wall to Wall Studios and their client Robert Morris University which won best television campaign at the 2011 Pittsburgh Addy’s. Past spot awards include National Addy’s, Clio and New York Advertising Club. Known as a willing and talented collaborator, Kaz continues to help creative teams at agencies throughout the nation realize their vision of producing a spot for the client, and a spot for the reel.