Wes Whitener


Wes comes from the advertising world with over 15 years of agency experience at shops like GSD&M, McKinney and Atlanta’s own Fitzco. He led brands like Coca-Cola, Checkers and Rally’s, French’s, Mellow Mushroom, Delta, Quikrete, Goodyear, Travelocity, Adult Swim, Synovus Bank, and Sony to creative success and award recognition before making the switch to State Line Films to become their newest director, focusing on comedy, real world stunts, and conceptual work.

His creative work has been honored by Cannes, One Show, D&AD, Clios, Art Director’s Club, Webby’s, New York Festivals, London International awards, Communication Arts, Effies, and more. His work has also been featured in the New York Times, Time and Entrepreneur magazine, the Today Show, and most importantly – Shaq once tweeted about it and said it made him cry.