Chris Simmons is a graduate of Emerson College and has been working in all aspects of the film, television and video business for all of his life. He started working with his father, at Pilgrim Productions in Ridgefield, CT and still has fond memories of “growing up in the business” in and around New York City.
Chris is an accomplished Jimmy Jib, owner and operator and is comfortable working behind all camera formats and in all environments. His adventures in production have taken him North of the Arctic Circle, all over Europe, to Asia and the South Pacific as well as the US and Central America. He was grateful to be counted as one of the members of the Emmy Award Winning, NBC Olympic Special Features Unit – along side Tom Brokaw. He has had the honor of working with some of the best and brightest in our business. He is owner and co-founder, of Zygote Digital Films and enjoys a hands-on approach to Directing, Writing, Creating and Editing videos. He works in collaboration with his wife, Dorria and along with a wonderful group of clients they both enjoy the challenge of creating inspired ways to tell stories through images and sound.