Born in Durango, México and raised in El Paso, TX, Wes graduated from Stanford University with degrees in Psychology and Neuroscience and has directed bold commercial work for Ford, Disney, Tesla, Nike, Shiseido, BMW, Corona Beer, and Nissan. He has made waves as well with his music videos for notable artists Bob Marley, Joey Bada$$, Buju Banton, and Jidenna.
His recent spot for Root Insurance, starring controversial Nascar driver Bubba Wallace, was hailed as “striking and powerful” by publications like AdWeek and Fast Company. Shots recently honored Wes with a ‘New Director of the Year’ award, along with Sound Design and Cinematography awards for his Root Insurance work.
His work continues to garner awards and shortlists industry-wide including AICP, ADC, Webby, Clio, Berlin Commercial, and YDA awards.
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