Jon Reitzes is an award-winning director and editor working in 360/VR television, film, advertising and new media. He is a rare director who is equally adept in fiction and non-fiction. His skills as a storyteller transcend genre, and he is an adaptable and pragmatic artist.
Jon honed his skills as a producer, writer, director and editor of hundreds of hours of broadcast television, commercial, reality, documentary and narrative content for CNBC, A&E, MTV and Current. He has created films for Johnson and Johnson, Sanofi, New York City, and Hyundai.
Jon's company, The Monkey Goes, Inc (or TMG) has been creating original content since 2007, and is based in Gowanus, Brooklyn.
Always developing original projects, Jon has created many original pilots and shorts throughout the years. Jon has a BA from Washington University in St. Louis where he graduated with a double major in Drama and Anthropology. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Lindsay and son, Marlon.