An Interview with Kevin O’Neill, VP of Digital Media & Web Solutions

Even if you frequent the Vela office, you’ve probably never met Kevin O’Neill. Kevin is Vela’s vice president for digital media and web solutions. While he’s rarely in our office, he’s almost always working, often late into the night, on projects for our clients.

Q: What do you do at Vela?

I develop and design web-based solutions, do complex film editing, and try to maintain a steady knowledge of current best practice and industry trends.

Q: What did you do previously?

I have done this since the late 1990s. In another life, my experiences have included running research and development for a coffee company, luxury auto sales, film developing, working on a logging crew and training horses, to name a few.

 Q: What do you want your clients to know about you?

I want them to know that I am available, accessible and easy to speak with.

 Q: Why did you want to work at Vela?

Vela is an extraordinary company staffed by amazing people brimming with talent, fresh perspectives and unique ideas. I am honored to be a part of a team of this caliber.

Q: What’s your hidden talent/ability/superpower?

Taking something really complex and breaking it down into small palatable info bytes.