About Us

LEVEL's mission is serving high-quality content to the grown Black man who is cultured, curious and looking to elevate or embrace the best version of himself.

The brand was established in 2019.


Founder and CEO

Jermaine Hall


John Kennedy

Director of Operations

Jamal Munnerlyn

Head of Ad Sales

Darryl Winter

Social Media Manager

Kyra James



Michael Arceneaux

Staff Writer

H. Drew Blackburn

Contributing Editor

Peter A. Berry

Contributing Writers

Alexander Hardy
Allison Gaines
Andreas Hale
Andrew Ricketts
Bonsu Thompson
Carlos Greaves
Chris L. Robinson
David Kaufman
Eric Diep
Elisabeth Ovesen
Luke Fox
Nelson George
Omar L. Gallaga
Scott Woods
The Only Black Guy in the Office


Executive Creative Director

Vicky Jordan

Creative Director

Brandon Douglas

Senior Project Manager

Brandon Bouknight

Art Director

Qadir El-Amin


Michael Kennedy


Product Consultants

Abran Maldonado
Carlito Platanito
Grady Spivey

Rachel Warach