Richard Vagnon is a film director, screen writer, producer, and sought-after
marketing strategist for European luxury brands. He has created and produced
widely acclaimed lifestyle short films, "Free Ride"and "New York City Life,"
on Formula 1 racing team BAR Honda, featuring world champion Jacques
Villeneuve, and Jenson Button. He has done films on adventure sports, music
videos, and worldwide advertising campaigns for companies like Mauboussin
Richard is also a leading fashion photographer for haute couture,
international beauty brands, and a celebrity portrait artist. Taking
advantage of his background as a former professional racecar driver, he has
created tie-in fashion shoots and events with Williams Formula One team.
In 2002, with producer Daphne Howard, he started a new adventure by
co-founding R+D Creativision LLC, a strategic consulting and creative studio
for the luxury market. As part of R+D, Richard utilizes his marketing
expertise and his creative vision in film and photography with clients in
fashion, beauty, art, entertainment, finance, and the automotive world, in
cities such as Paris, London, Milan, Sydney, New York, and Los Angeles.