Summary

Story addict with an extensive background in television production and development, branding, advertising, marketing, writing, digital, and social media platforms.

Credits

4/15 – Current

Content Manager – RFD-TV

Details
4/15 – Current

Responsible for marketing efforts in support of RMG's networks (RFD-TV, RURAL RADIO on SiriusXM, FamilyNet), digital and social properties, RFD-TV's The American Rodeo, RFD-TV The Magazine, and RFD-TV The Theater. Develop and implement strategic marketing plans across multiple disciplines, including digital marketing, affiliate and programmer marketing, social-media, cross promotion, PR, and events. Works with the team to develop advertising and promotion activities including print, online, electronic media, direct mail, and direct response. Relationship management with various partners to build audience/viewership, as well as increase awareness of RMG's properties. Represents Rural Media Group at events and meetings. Mentors and manages other team members, including a rotating staff of interns. Participates fully in professional societies and activities related to the broadcast media industry in general and the marketing profession in particular. Prepares presentations to explain the department's current and future strategies. Establishes and maintains relationships with industry influencers and key community and strategic partners. Ensures that the marketing department projects a consistent corporate image throughout all product lines, promotional materials, and events.

3/15 – 3/15

Production Assistant – Maytag Whirlpool (Digitas)

Commercial/Ad — Motion Theory Details
3/15 – 3/15

Worked as a Production Assistant for commercial shoot with LA production company Motion Theory. Handled talent agreements, behind the scenes photos and video, wardrobe, errands, crew transportation, and set up/break down of craft services.

1/15 – 1/15

Background Nashville 3

ABC — Scripted (TV) — ABC Studios | Gaylord Entertainment | Lionsgate Television Details
1/15 – 1/15

Worked as an extra on set of Season 3 of the ABC series Nashville.

4/14 – 12/14

Production Manager (Unaired Sizzle Reel / Pilot for Top Factual Cable Network) The Hillkillers Pilot

Sizzle Reel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bat Bridge Entertainment Details
4/14 – 12/14

Managed production shoots including schedules, hiring staff, coordinating travel, overseeing talent, booking equipment, managing assigned budgets, and assisting with creative content and final edit.

9/13 – 12/14

Development Producer High Profits 1

CNN — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bat Bridge Entertainment Details
9/13 – 12/14

Researched and developed engaging, smart, and interesting TV programs for network pitches and production. Duties include in depth story and talent research, story development, site visits/interviews for potential story development, and video shooting/editing.

9/13 – 12/14

Development Producer (Unaired Sizzle Reel / Pilot for Top Factual Cable Network) The Hillkillers Pilot

Sizzle Reel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bat Bridge Entertainment Details
9/13 – 12/14

Researched and developed engaging, smart, and interesting TV programs for network pitches and production. Duties include in depth story and talent research, story development, site visits/interviews for potential story development, and video shooting/editing.

1/14 – 6/14

Development Producer (Unaired Sizzle Reel / Pilot for Top Factual Cable Network) Cat Circus Pilot

Sizzle Reel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bat Bridge Entertainment Details
1/14 – 6/14

Researched and developed engaging, smart, and interesting TV programs for network pitches and production. Duties include in depth story and talent research, story development, site visits/interviews for potential story development, and video shooting/editing.

5/13 – 7/13

Director AREA203 Corporate Mission Video

Corporate — AREA203 Digital Details
5/13 – 7/13

Director, writer, videographer, and co-editor for corporate mission video.

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Education

Class of '08

Corcoran College of Art and Design

Continuing Education/Photography, Digital Media
Class of '00

Goethe-Institute, Bonn Germany

German Language Coursework/German Language Classes
Class of '00

Ohio University

Continuing Education/School of Film
Class of '98

Covenant College

Bachelors degree/English Literature

Skills

  • Advertising
  • Advertising Copy
  • Blog Development
  • Blog Management
  • Blogging
  • Broadcast
  • Company Branding
  • Content Development
  • Content Management
  • Content Strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Corporate Blogging
  • Creative Strategy
  • Custom Content Creation
  • Digital Marketing
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Photography
  • Digital Strategy
  • Editing
  • Email Marketing
  • Event Management
  • Event Planning
  • Fashion Design
  • Film
  • Film Festivals
  • Magazines
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Copy
  • Marketing Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Multimedia
  • Newsletter Writing
  • Newsletters
  • Online Advertising
  • Online Marketing
  • Photography
  • Public Relations
  • Publishing
  • Social Media
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Storytelling
  • Strategic Communications
  • Strategic Planning
  • Television
  • Video
  • Video Production
  • Visual Arts
  • Web Content
  • Website Copy