Greg Kohs is a ten time Emmy Award winning filmmaker who has applied his passion for emotional, human storytelling to still photography, commercials, and documentaries.
Kohs began his career while an undergraduate at Notre Dame as a sports photographer. His work was featured in market dominating national magazines such as Sports Illustrated and Sporting News. In 1991, Kohs joined NFL Films, allowing him to combine a love of sports with a passion for filmmaking - all while honing his skills as a storyteller.
It is at NFL Films that Kohs cultivated his captured not contrived style of filmmaking. In 2000 Kohs successfully transitioned from making Super Bowl films, to making award-winning Super Bowl commercials. Kohs is currently represented as a Commercial Director with Backyard Productions.
His international client roster includes Nike, MasterCard, Apple, Google, EA Sports, and Disney, among many others. Kohs, a member of the DGA, recently released his feature film directorial debut, SONG SUNG BLUE. Over ten years in the making, this award-winning documentary tells the tragic love story of Lighting & Thunder, a husband and wife singing duo who pay tribute to the music of Neil Diamond. Kohs is currently in production on LANCE, the epic life story of 4-time Yukon Quest and Iditarod Champion Lance Mackey.
A native of Detroit, Michigan, Kohs now lives outside of Philadelphia with his wife and three children.