Chip Swetnam started his first video production company as a teenager, producing corporate video for businesses including The Hyatt Regency Hotel, Dana Corporation and others. His passion was, and remains, storytelling through the moving image. He has worked for the biggest names in entertainment including Disney, Universal, NBC, ABC, CBS, Fox and more. Chip has extensive experience producing, shooting and editing documentaries, dramatic and commercial television, corporate films and a fair amount of feature film work as well. He has an uncanny ability to connect with talent and draw out their best possible performance while bringing a sense of calm and ease to the set. He is the founder of the National History Foundation, a public non-profit dedicated to preserving video oral histories of the “American Story”, and donates production services to several worthy causes.