Music, TV and Film! Kevin is surrounded by all of it every day! As owner and director of his own company, Kevin has a lot of work but the freedom to do it his way. He represents award winning record producers, music video directors, TV and movie directors and world top photographers. A wheelchair, spina bifida, a spinal injury or 74+ surgeries have not stopped Kevin from pursuing his dream job.
Kevin was born in London and has lived and traveled worldwide. In 2001 he moved to Brooklyn, NY and lives there with his wife and three cats. Kevin has found that access and opportunity for people with disabilities in the U.S. is a step higher compared to other countries. Keep on being awesome Kevin!
Have a look at his website: www.mojoworking.com
More about Kevin!
Occupation: Public Relations Director
Cause of Injury: Spina Bifida
Siblings: 2 brothers
Children: Not Yet!
Education/Degrees: High School (I was working as a disc jockey from 15)
Do you have a mentor? Who? Why?: A few rock band managers who provided me with the best education a music man can get
Favorite band/kind of music/musician: Thievery Corporation and Marillion
Favorite films? Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Favorite books; favorite authors?: Adventure novels/thrillers. Clancy/Ludham/Flynn etc – easy to read Boys Own stuff.
Favorite restaurant/food? Top end Indian
Favorite beverage? Port
Favorite websites? BBC.com, RollingStone.com
Who do you live with? My wife!
Do you own a car? BMW 1 Series M Sport
Do you go out much? Where? How often? With whom? Movies on “date night” Restaurants on Saturdays (with wife) Bar on Friday with buddies. Mon-Thursday – business receptions, movie launches, TV show launches, photography exhibitions, whatever the work week brings
What’s your dream job? I have it. I own PR agency for record producers, music video directors, advertising commercials directors, movie directors, composers, musicians and photographers. I work for myself and do whatever I want, whenever I want.
Do you work out or play any sports? Trying to get back into it, if I can find the time!
Hobbies? Reading. No time for anything else
Hidden talents? I don’t hide them! Photographic memory and intellect, I guess are hidden?
What irritates you? Journalists who don’t agree with me and people who complain about their lot in life. Go to Africa and visit kids who have been injured by landmines and then dare to bitch
What do you consider awesome? Decent people. Doctors Without Frontiers. Warchild. Nature. Kindness
Where would you love to live? I have lived on four continents (Europe, Australia, Africa and America). Happy here for now
If I take a look inside your refrigerator what would I find? Fresh fruit, home baked bread, fresh vegetables and left overs from last night’s (home cooked) dinner. My wife is an amazing cook. I try, but it’s an uphill struggle!
Dinner with anyone, dead or alive, who would it be? Elvis Presley.
During your child hood what was your favorite cartoon? Flintstones (still is)
Describe your sixth grade school picture. Cool kid with quiff and greased back hair
A Long term goal. Start my next company
Anything else you want to tell us? I am misunderstood.