Jef has performed both solo and with bands in local, national, and international settings since 1991. Significant accomplishments over the years include performances at the 2015 MLS Cup Championship Game, the Buckeye Cruise from Cancer (2015-2019) & the Julien Dubuque International Film Festival (2017, 2018). Additionally, Jef has performed the National Anthem for the Columbus Blue Jackets, Columbus Crew & Columbus Clippers.
Progress continues on Jef's first full-length solo album, "Broken Record," with a release in early 2021 plus clips & sneak peeks coming soon! Until then, you can access his four-song debut EP, "Ghosts, released summer of 2020."
Download/stream "Ghosts" on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, and MORE! Click here to watch the official music video for "I'll Be." Follow Jef on social media for updates on the new album & show dates.
In 2019, Jef released 29 episodes of a comedy podcast with Nashville-native, Dave Clo, aptly titled "The Jef & Clo Podcast." During 2020, Jef launched the first seven episodes of his new solo comedy podcast, "Jef Becomes Jef."
Both "Jef Becomes Jef" & "The Jef & Clo Podcast" can be found on all digital podcasting channels, including Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeart Radio, Pandora & more!
Check out the video for I'll Be from Jef's 2020 EP, "Ghosts."
Enjoy four originals on Jef's debut solo EP. Stream or download the EP today on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and more!
Check out a montage of songs from Jef's live performance on 9.11.20.
Live video from Jef's performance of the National Anthem for the Columbus Crew MLS team on 6.24.15.
Improve your company's recognition and sales with brand standards, digital presence, logo & tagline creation, print & web ads, and more!
Don't be overlooked by online shoppers & researchers due to an outdated website and lack of responsive design. Most users are now viewing websites on smaller devices and screen sizes, and it's important to consider a mobile-first design solution for your web presence. While Jef does not provide mobile app development, he has years of experience in mobile app management and can advise on best practices, development options, and support.
User Interface & User Experience (UI/UX) is an integral part of any company's success. UI/UX is often referencing digital interfaces, but can also be extended to front-line staff and phone representatives. Combined with proper marketing and website presence, a strong UI/UX evaluation and integration can be the difference between a company that thrives or dies.
Learn how to better manage your social media channels, including best practices for scheduling posts depending on the platform and demographic. It's also important to truly know and understand your demographic on each channel, as they can vary greatly. Jef can also help with the various paid advertising options on various platforms, to maximize clicks, likes, follows, and engagement.
There are a variety of graphic design solutions to fit your brand, ensuring consistency and maximized ROI. Whether you need print ads, web ads, logo design, business cards, postcards, brochures, or report layouts, Jef's twenty years of experience with graphic design in a variety of industries will ensure that you get a clean, branded product.
Need royalty-free hold music, background music for a TV or radio ad, voiceovers for TV or radio, or a fresh, catchy jingle to set your company apart? With his own studio and ability to play virtually every instrument, Jef can professionally yet quickly provide original audio solutions for your business. Plus, as an impressionist and former DJ, Jef can do voiceover work in almost any style requested while working with the producer to ensure that everything will fit your ad appropriately.
As a commercially-licensed drone pilot, Jef can provide drone photography & videography for your event, filming needs, or real estate portfolio.
It's always good to get an extra set of eyes on important ads, disclosures, or documents. Jef has a keen ability to catch grammatical errors, poor phrasing, run-on sentences, and extraneous elements. Whether it's fine print or big lettering on a billboard, make sure that all of your copy is optimized for best return, interest, and comprehension.
Capture your next event or showcase the next home you're selling with high quality photography and videography. Jef can provide standard photography, HD video with integrated audio, 360 photography & videography, and drone photography & videography. Additionally, because of Jef's background with music, he is always prepared with a variety of mics for any occasion to make sure you get more than just the image!
It's imperative to understand the behavioral habits and expectations of your clients if you want to succeed with minimal waste of time and investment. By running extensive and detailed statistical analytics of your customer base, coupled with behavioral habits and expectations, Jef can provide a shockingly accurate prediction of your business' next 1-2 years of the same statistics. This allows companies to identify trends and ensure that efforts and - most importantly - dollars are being focused on the right areas to change those predictions favorably.