Nicholas Swingle spent nearly a decade as a management consultant before making the transition from spreadsheets to cameras. Over the last seven years, he has led and contributed to a number of award-winning film projects and published several photographs. Swingle supports a diverse portfolio of clients, including government and nonprofit organizations, outdoor brands and travel and hospitality companies. When it comes to filmmaking, Swingle has a passion for unearthing the story behind a person, product, program or brand that moves audiences to feel. Ultimately, he loves helping people to learn a new appreciation for their most precious resource — their own stories. Swingle is the director of Mend (Mountainfilm 2019).