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LINDSEY HEPPNER

FOUNDER / CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Born and raised in sunny California, Lindsey was involved in the Fashion industry at a very young age. She started off modeling for some of the biggest brands  and from there led her to become a swim designer. Lindsey had launched her own swim line as well as become a lead designer for multiple brands. After getting into a major car accident in 2013 she decided to venture off into a new creative career. Vampped was born. The creative agency has now built a reputation in the fashion industry by working with high profiled talent, leading creative groups and clientele’.

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ROBERT GRAHAM

PARTNER / DIRECTOR OF MARKETING

Robert grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona. After selling his first globally recognized company at the age of 26, he decided it was time to pursue his dreams in LA. Robert quickly found a home at Paradigm Talent Agency – one of the largest and most prestigious talent agencies in the world. At Paradigm, he quickly learned how to help build the careers of smart, driven and artistic talent.

Shortly after leaving Paradigm Talent Agency, Robert partnered with Lindsey and Vampped. With his extensive experience in celebrity management, agency relations and digital media – Robert’s sole focus is best in class talent representation while creating, identifying and managing business opportunities that add value to consumers, influencers and brands simultaneously.

KIANA NICIO

TALENT MANAGER / TOUR DIRECTOR

Kiana grew up in Southern California and enjoyed an active lifestyle, which led her to her first passion- volleyball. With the support of her loving parents and athletic and academic scholarships, Kiana went on to graduate with Summa Cum Laude Honors and received the award for the Top Business Major in her class. College sports allowed her to tap into her competitive and team-oriented qualities, which she would carry with her into her career and other passions.

By age 21, Kiana had completed three marketing internships in B2B apparel manufacturing, sports marketing, and graphic design and had seen success in social media ambassadorship and marketing consultation. 

JESSICA CLOUGH

ART DIRECTOR

Jessica was raised in Northern California and moved down the coast in 2012 to be near the buzz of the LA fashion industry. She studied as the mentee of world renowned wedding photographer, Allyson Magda, and started her own photography business soon thereafter. Jessica’s experience in directing her own campaigns, shooting with high profile, international talent, and running a successful start-up business, made her the perfect addition to the Vampped team. She came on board as Art Director in October of 2016.

TAMERA NEWMEYER

PRODUCT MANAGER

Tamara grew up in beautiful Huntington Beach, California, where she
developed her love for the outdoors and active lifestyle. In 2006,
Tamara graduated from the Fashion Institute of Design and
Merchandising in Los Angeles with her degree in Fashion Design. Upon
graduation, Tamara launched into her career as lead product
development and designer for Kustom Footwear where she lead a team
honored as nominee for Footwear Product of the year in 2012.

Tamara then secured her position as Global lead design for Billabong
where she managed both men’s and women’s product lines. In 2014 she
took the opportunity to expand her expertise in technical design and
line building when she obtained a design management role with
Millennial Brands. She was the primary contact for private label
development with big box retailers and responsible for seasonal design
concepts and business management. With 10 years of international
development and experience Tamara we are excited to have her join the Vampped Team.