We are a brand strategy and film production studio

We love what we do. We do it with intention. Core values are more than a few words, they are the very foundation of who we are, who we hire and who we do business with, period.

Integrity, transparency, honesty and collaboration are the staples in which every project, conversation and interaction are rooted in.

There are projects we don’t talk about – we handle major crisis and transition for companies across the region. We write speeches and develop messaging for CEOs and C-SUITE executives. We film celebrities and write strategy for them. You’ve probably seen our work and didn’t even know it. And we’re ok with that.

If you need help – we’re on call.

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Our Crew

Jennifer Schlieper - Co-Owner & Creative Director

Photo Credit, Emmai Alaquiva

Jennifer Schlieper

Co-Owner & Creative Director

Hired to manage Ketchum’s oldest client only after she had stolen a piece of it at a competing firm set the tone for Schlieper’s business acumen. A creative and strategist, she helped build Ketchum’s business and corporate practice while launching multi-million dollar, award-winning programs for Heinz, MSA, Alcoa and Ernst & Young. As GNC’s Senior Director of Marketing, she reorganized the marketing department to successfully launch the multichannel conversion raising topline sales by 20% enabling the sale of the company to private equity. After leaving GNC to rebrand a franchise system in New Jersey, she was hired by Sabika to compete nationally in the direct sales space. In 2017, Gumpf and Schlieper left to open Flying Scooter Productions. An Emmy-nominated, Director and EP, Schlieper Co-Leads day-to-day operations and leads strategy for the agency.

Courtney Gumpf - Co-Owner & Producer

Courtney Gumpf

Co-Owner & Producer

Casting on films such as Perks of Being A Wallflower, Out of the Furnace and Dark Knight Rises, Emmy-nominated Executive Producer, Courtney Gumpf’s career began behind-the-scenes in movie making. Hired out of Kent State University as a Casting Associate for Pittsburgh’s largest casting agency, Mosser Casting, she worked on hundreds of corporate videos, commercials and films. The jump to production was the natural progression, working to coordinate and manage film teams and directors for clients like FedEx, Giant Eagle and PA Lottery. Hired formally at Sabika in 2013, Gumpf managed film and conference productions while helping run day-to-day needs for the darling cult Austrian brand helping propel it to the top of the Direct Sales Industry. Today, she is the Co-Founder of the award-winning, female-owned brand strategy and film studio, Flying Scooter Productions leading production and digital groups.

“There is no “one-size fits all approach.” Our success is predicated on our client’s success. There are no short-cuts. We do the work to ensure the work – works. It’s that simple.”

Jenna Bunk

Marketing Manager

Jenna joined the FSP team in 2021 as Marketing Manager. Her background is steeped in film production, event production and marketing consumer products with a specialty in female marketing. She has helped raise millions of dollars for non-profit organizations and has a heart for connection and helping others. Jenna is an integral part of leading day to day production and assists in leading the digital team.

Austin Henry

Assistant Account Executive

Austin joined the Scooters as an Assistant Account Executive/Marketing Coordinator in August of 2021. His experience in film production, copywriting and social media make him an asset to the team. He has a passion for connecting with our clients to better understand their mission and brand goals. In his free time, Austin enjoys writing sketch comedy and recording music with friends.

Max Tilley

Max Tilley

Graphic Designer

Max is a graphic designer/communication artist, illustrator, planogramer & animator, who loves what he does. He joined the FSP team in 2020 and has worked with a wide range of clients from small businesses to large corporations. He has a passion for exploring different creative ideas through sketching & helping organizations come up with original forms of communication and make a positive impact. In his downtime, Max enjoys going to the movies, spending time with family & friends, and exploring the world around him.

Jake Henninger

Assistant Account Executive

Jake began his time with FSP as an intern in August of 2021. He is a 2021 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh as a Communications major, with a focus in Digital Media. Following his internship, Jake became a full time Scooter in early 2022. He enjoys a work environment that allows him to employ his creative abilities, and feel valued as a team member. In his free time, Jake enjoys mountain biking, skateboarding, drawing and making music.

Cristin Yoder

Cristin Yoder

Designer/Animator

Megan McGregor

Freelance Web Developer

Waya Moon Slater

Waya Moon Slater

Intern