OUR TEAM 

JONATHAN

HILLYARD

OWNER, CEO

Jonathan started the company in 2017. He has been in the media production industry for over a decade as a cinematographer, photographer, director, producer & editor.

CHRIS

HILLYARD

SENIOR PRODUCER

Chris joined the company in summer 2017 after beginning his career in print media. He now serves as a photographer, cinematographer, editor and producer.

MacKENZIE

BATES

OPERATIONS

MacKenzie joined the team in the spring of 2019. His background in television, radio, and print make him a versatile asset for the Connext Media team, and he now serves as the team's Operations producer, in additions to his role as a photographer. 

ANDREW

BLAYLOCK

PRODUCER / EDITOR

Andrew came on board in August 2019 and quickly established himself as a go-to cinematographer and editor. His background in video and photography makes him the ideal fit for the Connext Team.

KATHRYN

HILLYARD

PRODUCER

Kathryn joined the team at the beginning of 2020 and is a graduate of the University of Florida. She serves as a producer for the Atlanta Born & Brand platform as well as a valuable cinematographer and editor. 

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