Member Monday: Meet Elier Ramos!

Elier Ramos (nickname: El) Producer at Kennetic Productions

Elier Ramos (nickname: El)
Producer at Kennetic Productions

Your role/description:
“I wear a lot of hats. I take the clients vision and bring it to life. I coordinate with all the shooters, locations scooting, develop schedules, shot lists, and I do walk through. (Walking the location before the shoot day, to come up with a shot list.)"

Describe yourself in three words.
“Passionate, driven, humble”

Are you from Jacksonville, if not where?
“No. I’m an Army brat. I have traveled all around the world, but Jacksonville is the longest place I have ever lived in my life. I have been in Jacksonville for 8 years. Now I call Jacksonville home.”

What is your favorite restaurant downtown?
Pho

What is your favorite part about working in a coworking space downtown?
“The people. I’m a big people person. I love sitting at the lounge in the kitchen. I enjoy seeing different people, meeting different people.”

What was your childhood dream job?
“Um, I’m kind of doing my dream job now. I always wanted to be in film. Since I was five. I wanted to be an actor, then I wanted to be a director and now I’m a producer.”

If you could visit any place in the world, where would you go and why?
“Japan. Tokyo, Japan. It has always been a dream of mine. I love the culture, the anime and the ninjas. I would love to see the culture up front.”

If you could choose any superpower, what would it be?
“For me, the best superpower would be healing.

What is your favorite quote?
“Do or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda

Which celebrity do you get mistaken for?
“Jack Black. People say I resemble his mannerisms. I say, ‘he resembles me.’”

Coffee or beer?
“Coffee. I love beer but I’ll take a good cup of Joe over beer any day.”

What is your favorite coffee shop in Jacksonville?
Bold Bean, but Starbucks and I go way back. The mocha frappuccino changed my life.

What are your special talents?
“I do it all. Special talents – I’m a good listener. I dance (break dance). I’m an awesome leader. I’m a lover. I’m patient. I have a lot of patience. I’m pretty savvy. I’m really funny. My face makes people laugh all the time. That’s the truth, because I’m awesome."