The Team

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Our Vintagent Team

Paul d’Orleans
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of, Co-founder Vintagent Lab, Co-Founder Motorcycle Arts Foundation

George Tortarolo
Chief of Operations for Electric Revolution Live.  Partner in IP development for The Vintagent.

Kim Young
Operations Manager of The Vintagent, Electric Revolution Live, and  Director at Motorcycle Arts Foundation

Corinna Mantlo
Curator of Film at, founder of Via Meccanica

Greg Williams
Profiles Editor at The Vintagent, journalist, author at

Michael Lawless
Flat Track Editor at  Rider, racer, writer at

Stephanie Weaver
EV Editor for The Current News, writer, rider

Debbie Macdonald
Accounts Management at

John Lewis
Business Development Director, The Vintagent, Motorcycle Arts Foundation and Electric Revolution Live.

Samuel P. Levine
Intellectual Property development for The Vintagent, Business Development for Electric Revolution Live.

Nadia Amer
Director of Education Initiatives at Motorcycle Arts Foundation, Editor at The Vintagent, journalist and filmmaker.

Sasha Tcherevkoff
Partner in, Chairman of Motorcycle Arts Foundation.

Ty Tuazon
Executive Assistant at The Vintagent and Motorcycle Arts Foundation.  Drag racer and multilingual badass.



Our Contributors

The Vintagent is blessed with the most talented and knowledgeable contributors in the motorcycle industry. They are artists, riders, builders, film makers, executives, and all around smart, cultured motorcycle loving people who have helped position our media company to serve our audience and create content that can be found no where else. – Paul d’Orleans

Jay Leno
Guest Editor at, star of Jay Leno’s Garage

Conrad Leach

Kristina Fender

Maxwell Paternoster

Dennis Quinlan
Blogger, Historian, Jazz Musician

Alexander Papastrawou
Filmmaker, True Motion Pictures

François-Marie Dumas
Author and Journalist

Chris Hunter
Founder of Bike Exif

Michael Lichter
Photographer, co-Author ‘Cafe Racers’ (with Paul d’Orléans)

Travis Shinn
Photographer, Filmmaker,‘Falcon: Black’

Jalika Gaskin
Crew Chief, Alp Racing & Design

Richard Vincent
Photographer, Filmmaker ‘The Ended Summer’

Julian Balme
Graphic Designer
, Writer

Susan McLaughlin

Bernard Salvat
Historian, Author ‘Les Motos Francais’

Carmen Gentile
Journalist, author ‘Kissed by the Taliban’

Nish Nalbandian

Amaryllis Knight
Co-Founder Falcon Motorcycles, Interior Designer

Abhi Eswarappa
Founder Bike-Urious

Chris Kippenberger
Filmmaker, Photographer

Yves Hayat
Photographer, Filmmaker, Musician

Irene Kotnik
Filmmaker, Art Director, founder of Petrolettes, f0under of The Curves Berlin

Nicholas Coleman
Artist, Photographer

Matt Hind
Photographer, co-founder Men’s File magazine

Mark Gardiner

Chris Rausch
Filmmaker, ‘Quake City Rumblers’

Stephen Marino
Filmmaker, ‘TROG‘, ‘The Frozen Few’

Ian Beaudoux

JP Defaut
Photographer, Storyteller, Filmmaker, ‘I Am This Motorcycle’  

Paolo Asuncion
Filmmaker, ‘The Boutonnier’,  ‘Dirtbag 2 ROTR’

Wolfgang Bloch
Artist, Photographer

Cam Elkins
Filmmaker, ‘Stories of Bike’

Heidi Zumbrun

John Christensen
Photographer, founder of Oil&Ink Expo

Chris Illman
Historian, Vintage Sprint Racer

Götz Göppert

Nick Clements
Photographer, Filmmaker, Publisher of Men’s File magazine

Michael Lawless
Writer and flat-track racer,

Michael Calvin Wilson
Design Director for Popular Mechanics

David Morrill
Historian, bike builder, has-been racer racer, Deadly Dave’s Blog

Alp Sungurtekin
Land Speed Record bike builder, engineer, Alp Racing + Design 

John Landstrom
Founder, Blue Moon Cycles

Publisher, ‘The Ride’, ‘The Ride: 2nd Gear’, ‘The Chopper: the Real Story’, 

David Royston
Vintage Enthusiast

Claudia Vitarelli
Writer, Brand Consultant

Jean Bourdache
Author, Historian, Journalist

Zoe David
Architect, Racer, Constructor

Bhuvan Chowdhary
Writer, Rider

Tim Huber
Writer, Rider

Dave Clark
Brough Superior Expert

Peter Domorak

Ken Aiken

Amy Shore

Maximilian Funk
Writer, Photographer, Editor

Uwe Rattay


Jodi Johnson Photographer

Sophia Vassiliadis
EV Editor for The Current News

Wendy Pojmann
Professor of History, Siena College. Coffee fanatic.

Adil Jal Darukhanawala
Author, editor Fast Bikes India

Austin Johnson
Star of ‘Sugar and Spade, OG badass

Gary Boulanger
Journalist, Motorcycles Are Drugs

David Goldman
Photographer/Filmmaker, creator of The Motorcycle Portraits

Mark MacInnis
Filmmaker (‘Sugar and Spade’)

Arabella Anderson
Writer, for TV (Transparent, Riverdale, etc) and other media. Her IG is @arasmella and her Twitter feed is @_arasmella.

Nadia Fugazza
Film Producer, ‘ADV:Overland’

Fabio Affuso
Photographer based in London and Naples. Find him at his website and Instagram.

Nadia Amer

Editor at The Vintagent, journalist and filmmaker.

Ty Tuazon

Executive Assistant.  Philippine drag racer, multilingual badass.