Tony Sotelo, Commercial Production Manager
Tony Sotelo, Commercial Production Manager

Tony Sotelo is the Director of Production at Thirty47 Creative. Tony graduated from the University of Arizona in in broadcasting in 1981 and began his career at the local NBC station. He has been recognized numerous times for his work. Today, Tony still loves working with clients and producing Television commercials. His dedication to his craft is what sets him apart from everybody else.

Ed Smith, Producer/ Editor
Ed Smith, Producer/ Editor

Producer/Director at Thirty47 Creative.  Graduated from Kent State University in 1977 majoring in Telecommunications.  Started my career at WCTI-TV (ABC) in New Bern, NC.  Moved to Jacksonville in 1980 to help sign on WAWS-TV, now WFOX-TV.

Tony Labonte, Producer/ Editor
Tony Labonte, Producer/ Editor

Veteran producer Tony Labonte found his passion for making television in his home state of Maine, where he won his first national award in 1986.  His favorite part of his job is that no two projects are exactly the same, except for the goal – cause a reaction.  Every word counts, every shot counts, every design element counts - but none of that matters if the viewer just watches.

Craig Davenport, Creative Services Director
Craig Davenport, Creative Services Director

Craig Davenport is the Creative Services Director overseeing station Branding, Creative Marketing, Advertising, Commercial Production and Design for WJAX TV, WFOX TV and Thirty47 Creative.  Craig has been involved in television marketing and production for over 20 years and has worked in Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas, NV, West Palm Beach FL, Charlotte NC, and now Jacksonville FL.  He is a graduate of Disney’s California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, CA where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Television/Film.      

OJ Bryan, Promotions Manager
OJ Bryan, Promotions Manager

Jacob Bryan is the Promotions Manager at WJAX/WFOX/ Action News Jax. He graduated from the University of North Florida with a degree in Broadcasting in 2006. He was born and raised in Jacksonville, FL. He enjoys playing golf, tennis and spending time with his wife and three kids.

Karlyn McKell, Community Relations Manager
Karlyn McKell, Community Relations Manager

Karlyn Mckell is the Community Relations Manager at WFOX/WJAX Action News Jax. She graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Editing, Writing and Media in 2013 and is originally from Tampa, Florida. She now resides in Atlantic Beach and when she’s not working she loves to read and write! 

Rachael Hawk, Digital Marketing Specialist
Rachael Hawk, Digital Marketing Specialist

Rachael Hawk is a Digital Marketing Specialist in the promotions department at WJAX/WFOX Action News Jacksonville. Rachael attended University of Florida and previously worked at WSOC-TV in Charlotte.  In her spare time, Rachael enjoys tweeting. 

T.O. Burga, Art Director
T.O. Burga, Art Director

T.O. Burga intended to be a cartoon designer and went to design school fully motivated to become just that. One thing lead to another and four years went by and he was fully graphic motion animator without even planning to become one. This fortunate turn of events has lead him to work for CBS47 – FOX30 Action News Jax as an Art Director.

Janice Kim, Graphic Designer
Janice Kim, Graphic Designer

Janice Kim graduated from Parsons School of Design, New York, in communication design. Janice has experience in web, print and television and enjoys every aspect of finding creative solutions. She is also involved in permaculture design projects in the community.

Brandon Shellen, Motion Graphic Designer
Brandon Shellen, Motion Graphic Designer

Brandon Shellen is the Motion Graphics Designer at WJAX/WFOX Action News Jax. He graduated from Kendall College of Art & Design with a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media. Before joining the Action News Jax team, Brandon worked as a Freelance Motion & Graphic Designer with clients such as Western Michigan University, Proximity Music and Universal Socks. He is an avid traveler, space enthusiast and 2D design aficionado.

Brent Mooney, Senior Editor
Brent Mooney, Senior Editor

Brent is an experienced broadcast Producer/ Editor with a passion for storytelling.  Proficient in numerous aspects of video production, he's created many award-winning national and local commercials, documentaries, & non-profit videos. Past clients include: Credit Karma. Feed The Children. Gate Gas. SodaStream. Polk Audio. DirectBuy. Lenox Fine China. Shelf Genie.

Anthony Sulser, Promotions Editor
Anthony Sulser, Promotions Editor

Anthony Sulser is a Promotions Editor at WJAX/WFOX. With over 20 years in the television industry, Anthony has produced award winning content for numerous clients. His creative talent is inspired by having studied as a jazz musician on the saxophone and piano.