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    Leo, as he is known in Hollywood, was born in Peru. Already, as a small
    child he decided to be an engineer. Therefore he came to study to the
    United States to make all his dreams come true. He started his studies
    and graduated at Western States College of Engineering in 1976.
    Advanced studies for a Master Degree at USC.
         In 1985 he founded and leaded  for years a computer business for sales and services
    with the name Computer Video Doctor.

      After working for several years as an Aerospace and Test Engineer for  Hughes Aircraft
    Space and Communication Group, building commercial and military satellites for NASA for
    the Space Shuttle, in 1990  he took a 180-degree turn in his career. He went to journalism
    school and specialized in the entertainment industry.
       In 1990 Leo and his brother Fidel Ventocilla, founded VP Entertainment (Ventocilla
    Productions Entertainment, shortly VPE) to produce TV documentaries.

       Leo wrote articles, and movie reviews for several newspapers and magazines, such
    as Press Telegram. He also sent exclusive interviews to Peru for Caretas,  Gente and
    for  the Gisela Magazine - just to name some of them. He was one of the charter
    members of Para Todos.  
      He meet and have interviews and exclusives with the famous ones of Hollywood, such
    as: Sean Connery, Jack Nicholson, Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lopez, Antonio Banderas,
    Charlie Angels (Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu, Cameron Diaz), Bruce Willis, Robin Williams,
    Mel Gibson, Jennifer Lopez, Christopher Walken, John Travolta, Salma Hayek, Arnold
    Schwarzenegger, and many more.

     In 2001 and 2002 for his work he was voted as the Best International Correspondent  in

      In 2005 Leo started his own radio program The Ventocilla Show. Recently he founded
    DTodos, a bilingual (English & Spanish) tabloid newspaper, and also KLeo TV.

      Presently he also works as a contractor for ARN (American Radio Network) as an FCC
    licensed Broadcast Engineer. Once in a while he also works as a contractor in the
    Aerospace/Electronic Industry, gives computer, mathematics or journalism seminars.

      Leo is currently an active member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences,
    MPAA accredited journalist, Board Member of LAPC (r) Member of the HFPA (r) eligible to
    vote in competition for the Golden Globe awards. He  is also an active member of  the
    Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

    In his spare time he likes to play the piano.

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