Prior to embarking on his business career, Hellon worked in law enforcement, managing high-pressure situations during undercover work with the Sacramento Police Department’s Gang Unit Division. Hellon was also selected to join the detail for then-First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton, for which he received a special commendation for his ability to organize a team under strict authority and security.
After completing Multimedia Studies at the University of California, Davis, Hellon applied his knowledge, leadership experience, and visionary savvy by starting his own Internet technology firm. By the fifth year, he had maintained profit growth per year, with sales averaging between 300-500% year-over-year; built a team of 25 employees; produced successful projects for clients such as the State of California, “Godfather of Soul” James Brown, Joe Jackson, The GRAMMYs, City of Sacramento, City of San Francisco, California State Governor, just to name a few; and, acquired a web hosting company, without using outside investors. Hellon was approached many times over the years to sell, which he decided to do after 6 years in business.
He then transitioned to apply his business savvy in various industries. He has built and sold a successful real estate company, owned a successful franchise in a San Diego mall, a nightclub in Downtown Sacramento, an entertainment facility in Burbank, Ca and developed multiple online businesses.
Hellon currently holds the position as founder/CEO of an entertainment company, Offstream Entertainment, that specializes in content and talent development. He has built a team of highly talented music producers, artists and songwriters who produce and license music for film, TV, commercials and video games. He has worked on projects for Paramount Pictures, Sony Entertainment, EA Sports, TNT, NBA, NFL, ESPN, Disney and many others. Placing music in films and TV shows such as Dora the Explorer, Beats, Ballers, The Four on Fox, First Take, My Spy, Animal Kingdom, Cloak & Dagger, All American and many more. Through Offstream Entertainment, Mr. Hellon has directed and produced several digital content properties such as TV pilots, promos and commercials. Offstream Entertainment has a recording studio and production studio in Burbank, CA.
Hellon also shares his business strategies and experience as an effective business and marketing consultant as CEO/President of The HELLON Corporation. He assists a variety of businesses with their online presence, Internet revenue generation models, strategic and managerial direction, marketing and branding, employee relations, fundraising and investor relations, monetizing approaches, and sales strategies.
Kevin Hellon II has received many accolades over the years for his achievements in business. He was recognized in the first ever “30 Under 30” issue published by the Sacramento Observer newspaper; listed consecutive years in the Who’s Who in Business; awarded a diamond plaque by the California Black Chamber of Commerce for high achievements in business; honored with an achievement award by Councilwoman Bonnie Pannell for humanitarian services; chosen to receive a special young entrepreneur’s award by the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission; and, given special recognition by Café de California for small business achievement. Most recently, Mr. Hellon was invited to join The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) and sits on the board of the non-profit, Mental Health California.
While business has been his first passion, Hellon has proven a commitment to giving back with a variety of humanitarian ventures. He created a non-profit organization called Life Skills Foundation to help young people access the tools and resources needed to step into the world more equipped. He also made significant strides as president of Parkway Little League in Sacramento, California, and served as a coach for the Salvation Army’s youth basketball team. He continues to volunteer his time to the homeless, and to disadvantaged families, during the holidays.
Hellon lives and works in Southern California, where he is a proud father of two.
We are dedicated to building and enhancing businesses that can empower the masses and put businesses in a position to make their impact on the world.
For many years, The HELLON Corporation has been instrumental in taking companies from concept to a solid organization. We have helped single mothers begin a viable business to assisting government agencies with expanding their technology services for greater accountability. We worked with small business owners to develop successful strategies to build their businesses. We are dedicated to putting the necessary resources and approaches in place to allow our clients to succeed!
Kevin has been a blessing to myself and my business. I was an employee until he brought my vision to life and allowed me to have a successful business. From my branding to his strategies, I am thankful for his hard work and expertise.
The HELLON Corporation helped my company get funding only after a month of consulting. We looked long and hard for capital but they connected us directly with an investor who wanted to work with us.