Kevin Sharpley is the President and CEO of Kijik Multimedia Inc. a full service production company with specialties in integrated, branded and convergent media. He is also Executive Director of CineVisun TransMedia a non-profit organization that supports the independent film, media and entertainment industry. His range of work includes films, television, documentary, commercial, music video, multi-media and event video production. Mr. Sharpley currently serves as the Chairman of the Miami Dade County Film and Entertainment Advisory Board appointed by Miami-Dade County Commissioner Dennis C. Moss. Mr. Sharpley holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami with a dual major in motion pictures and psychology in addition to an Associates of Arts degree from Miami Dade College. He was inducted into the Miami Dade College Hall of Fame in 2014.
Mr. Sharpley has produced and directed many projects including the documentary “Sove Nou” narrated by Danny Glover featuring Wycleff Jean, “REJOICE!” featuring gospel superstars Kim Burell, Jackie Clark, Ronald Winans, Mario Winans and Antun Foster and is the creator, writer, producer and director of the multi-platform project “The Beach Chronicles”, featuring Daryl Hannah, Michael Chiklis, Tommy Flanagan and Jimmy Jean Louis, the animated version of which was an official selection of the Miami International Film Festival, the Fort Myers Beach Film Festival and the Super Geek Film Festival.
In addition Mr. Sharpley has designed, moderated and emceed many panels, workshops and seminars. This includes “A Conversation With Cheryl Boone Isaacs” for the Miami International Film Festival and the incredible youth workshop for The American Black Film Festival for underserved children featuring Vivica A. Fox and Wendell Pierce. He commits much of his time to giving back to the community and mentoring youth based on his experiences from around world.