KEVIN JONES held the position of senior vice president of production at Columbia Pictures before embarking upon a career as an independent producer. During his six-year tenure at Columbia, he supervised production on several features including "Excess Baggage," "Multiplicity," "Money Train," "The Net," "Get On the Bus" and "Geronimo: An American Legend. Prior to joining Columbia, Jones was vice president of production at Paramount Pictures, where he was involved in productions including "Forrest Gump," "Star Trek V," "Coming to America," "Another 48 HRS." and "Fat Man and Little Boy. A native of Los Angeles, Jones began his career as a story analyst at Warner Bros. Pictures.