We are a multiple Gold ADDY award-winning video production agency.

Sure we're biased but we think we have the best crew. Each of our core members come from a film and TV background. That means we know how to create a cinematic look for our videos and make it look easy.

We're headed by Will Stewart. He spent many years in the marketing industry before starting a dedicated video production company. With a long-running background in marketing and advertising, Will’s unique ground-up approach with clients helps to create videos that are uniquely suited to the brand and specially targeted to its audience.

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Will Stewart
Producer & Director of Photography

Will is a Gold ADDY Award winning Director of Photography who helps Fortune 500 and 100 companies win customers with video. At 9/8 Central he’s responsible for leading the creative direction of our videos as well as overseeing the projects from beginning to end. 

Clients include John Deere, Volkswagen, BMW, BMW MINI, Audi, Ryobi, Home Depot, Northwestern Mutual, GE, Samsung, BMW, Michelin, TD Bank, Southern Tide, Fatz Cafe, Milliken, Ronald McDonald House, United Community Bank and many others.

Known for his cinematic style and ability to paint with light, Will has also won multiple film festivals including the 2015, 2016, and 2017 Reedy Reels Film Festival and 2015 Los Angeles CineFest, among many others.


Latia Curtis
Producer & Makeup artist

Latia Curtis is a makeup and hair artist with vast experience in feature films, television, and national and local commercials.

In film, she served as the Department Head of Makeup, Hair, and Wardrobe for the award winning film First Do No Harm and for the feature length film Only God Can.

In television, Latia has served as Key Makeup on dozens of local and national commercials including TNT, Ancestry.com, American Pediatric Dentist Association, and many more. 

She recently completed her first stint in the Production Department for Nike in Cleveland, OH.


Micah Taylor

Micah attacks each project with a creativity that is contagious. He’s responsible for turning the creative concept that we create into a tangible script.


Dennis Kuhnel
Camera Assistant

Dennis is a veteran camera assistant who has TV, movie, and corporate video experience in the United States as well as his home country of Germany. 

Dennis has worked on shoots with The Weather Channel, Hulu, Netflix, TLC, OWN, TNT, Myrtle Beach Tourism, Travel Channel, Greenville Health Systems, National Geographic, and United Way.


Marc Pagliuca
Camera Assistant & Editor

Marc's primary job is to take what we film and turn it into an awesome edit. He also comes on set as a camera assistant or camera operator.


George Wise
Sound Tech

George began a career in media production by writing and recording award-winning music jingles for advertising while studying Fine Arts at the University of South Carolina. He followed this by touring for eight years as a professional guitarist.

In 2002 he formed Spots, Incorporated, a media development firm specializing in radio and TV spots, servicing clients such as Verizon, Uniroyal, Michelin and American Express.

At 9/8 Central, George continues to provide Audio Engineering and Location Sound Record/Mix services, as well as Sound Design and Music Composition for an array of Fortune 500 clients.