Our Leadership

LionCrest Media is co-owned and operated by Kevin White and Mihali Stavlas. Together, they bring over 50 years of branding and marketing experience to the publishing industry. Their passion and commitment is not just to get books, magazines, podcast shows, videos, and more onto the market, but to empower every author and business to successfully engage their audiences worldwide. 

Kevin White


Kevin White is a bestselling author, international speaker, and serial entrepreneur. He has helped start hundreds of businesses and nonprofits throughout the world. Kevin is an industry leader in publishing, marketing, and branding. Today, Kevin leads the team at LionCrest Media to empower companies worldwide to get their message out.

Mihali Stavlas


Founder and CEO of Mellonaid, an analytical + creative agency in Raleigh, North Carolina. For more than 15 years at Mellōnaid, Mihali has helped clients capture and recreate their brand’s story, build brand experience and online platforms by encompassing the full spectrum of all its touchpoints: identity, collateral materials, advertising, marketing, user experience and interactive media.

In addition to overseeing Mellonaid’s daily client strategy, Mihali also serves as Past President for the national AMA Professional Chapters Council and hosts a marketing radio talk show out of California called This Week in Marketing powered by wsRadio.