Kendall has been an influential figure in network broadcast advertising for well over a decade. Serving a decorated stint as VP/CD/Director at NBCUniversal, he was the driving creative force behind on-air launch campaigns and the director of award-winning spots for television stalwarts such as The Voice, The Blacklist, America’s Got Talent, The Celebrity Apprentice, Thursday Night Football, Chicago Fire, Blindspot and The Olympics.
Recently departed from his role at NBCUniversal, Kendall has launched into other creative arenas, directing spots and developing launch campaigns for networks such as ABC, VH1, NBC News and Bravo. He has also helmed Cannes Lion-winning work for Pepsi.
Beginning with his role as a creator, designer and director of NBC network-wide identity and brand campaigns, Kendall has carefully honed his craft of visually captivating, character-driven storytelling over the course of an ever-evolving creative career.
At the heart of his approach is cultivating meaningful relationships – whether they be with producers, networks, brands or celebrities – as the bedrock for any successful project.
This passion for creative collaboration and a hand-crafted brand of visual storytelling has helped Kendall amass over 40 industry awards, including a Cannes Lion, Promax Golds, BDA Golds, NY Festivals Golds and Cine Golden Eagles awards – all across multiple disciplines.
A graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, Kendall is an avid follower of Texas Longhorn athletics and possesses an insatiable appetite for chili-con-queso and black coffee.