Kent AllenDirector of Multimedia
Kent Allen serves as the franchises Director of Multimedia which he handles all media content distributed for print and digital marketing. In 2003, he graduated from The Art Institute of Charlotte, receiving a degree in multimedia/web design.
During his tenure at The Art Institute, he interned for Bill Barns Film & Video and Paradox Films & Design, fulfilling duties that included working as crew and assembly editing on linear and non-linear platforms for FOX’s The Best Damn Sports Show and a commercial piece featuring Dale Earnhardt, Jr. For over a decade, his unique background in Production and Post-Production work included; Producing, Sound Design, Color Correction/Grading, Editing, Cinematography, Motion Graphics and Graphic Design.
"Working for a professional sports franchise like Cobras is not only challenging and excited, but very humbling. I want to take my extensive knowledge in working in the entertainment industry for 10+ years and incorporate that into my duties for the Cobras; combing a level of sports and cinema while creating a beautiful piece of work that everyone can be proud of", Allen said.
Early in 2010, Allen took a position with Halogen TV as cinematographer and editor for their original, Emmy-nominated series, Tainted Love. The nationally-aired show went on to win the Silver Telly Award for “Best Original Series” in 2012 and was broadcast in over 80 million homes across America. The shows ratings soared which allowed it to be picked up for an additional season. His most humble accomlishment was when he was selected to serve as a judge for the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 2012 Emmy Awards. He was later hired by a non-profit in Mumbai, India to film a TV Pilot titled Slave Hunter, that exposes the underbelly of the human trafficking trade.
His work has been broadcasted internationally and has been seen in major retailers across the United States and continues to learn, grow and hone his craft!