Ty Jennings is the author of two books, One Week Africa chronicling a week spent in Eastern Africa following the leaders of two American-based Humanitarian Aid agencies, as they explore the region, and potential for collaboration; and Equality: Messages from the March, a photographic journal of the 2017 Equality March in Washington DC. Both projects were labors of love and speak to Ty’s quest to amplify the voices of others and work toward understanding, truth, knowledge and empathy within our communities. In addition to these two books, Ty has written several film/TV scripts as well as three plays, the latest of which, The Weekend House, is being workshopped for a hopeful 2019 debut. His first play, MILLENNIUM, was produced off-broadway in 2002.
Professionally speaking, Ty is the ‘Chief Creative’ of a storytelling/content agency, based in New York, that specializes in helping clients find new ways to tell their stories through events and digital content. Ty has served as lead Creative Director designing New York Fashion Week Events for Gwen Stefani’s L.A.M.B. and Mara Hoffman, as well as helped design & produce several events/experiences/content for L’Oreal, Reebok, Chanel, Nars, GX, Yahoo, True Colors Fund & many more. His company has produced over a thousand videos in the last several years, and he’s served in a creative role in hundreds of events spanning several industries.