Ben Cecil


Ben began his career as a TV news writer and producer in 2003, and quickly transitioned to the branding side of the media business. He got serious about digital storytelling in 2009, co-founding UPG with some fellow news media veterans. Seven years later, Ben is now the driving force behind UPG’s pursue engaging branded content, cinematic storytelling, and an unparalleled client experience.

Ben serves as the Executive Producer, always making sure the team has everything it needs to succeed for their clients. He’s also UPG’s resident Pitmaster, slow-smoking about six briskets a year. Ben is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. Hook ‘em.