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Summary

Television. Commercial. Digital. I've got it covered.

Credits

2/17 – 2/17

Producer Opdiva Case Study- J Walter Thompson

Corporate — The Shed Details
2/17 – 2/17

Directed scripted interviews for JWT's Opdiva pharmaceutical team. The case study was a two camera teleprompted reading that explained the years long process of research and activation for a new cancer fighting drug. Talent was non-professional.

1/17 – 1/17

Production Manager – WeTV (WeTV Promos)

Commercial/Ad — Soul Kitchen Creative Details
1/17 – 1/17

Managed $200K promotion for We TV. Responsibilities included hiring crew, creating and managing budget and schedule, travel, pre-production book, on set management for two day shoot, wrap and tracking.

10/16 – 12/16

Producer Untitled Pilot

MTV — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lucky 8 Details
10/16 – 12/16

Lead field producing elements for follow documentary show based in and around the American jail and prison system. Managed two camera crew and was the liaison for location and law enforcement contacts. Worked closely with EP to track and communicate story to post.

8/16 – 9/16

Production Manager – Nationwide Insurance (TV Land)

Commercial/Ad — Soul Kitchen Creative Details
8/16 – 9/16

Managed $200K promotion for Lifetime and Nationwide insurance. Responsibilities included hiring crew, managing budget and schedule, creating pre-production book, on set management and wrap protocols.

11/15 – 12/15

Field Producer The Unprofessionals Pilot

TBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — NorthSouth Productions Details
11/15 – 12/15

Lead field producing elements for unscripted hidden camera comedy reality show. Managed crew and talent on location and directed talent for verite scenes. Worked closely with EP, Co-EP, Post Supervisor and Story Producers to communicate effective story lines and plot consistency throughout.

5/15 – 8/15

Producer (Writer and Talent) East Broadway

75 E Broadway — Internet — The Children's Documentary Network Details
5/15 – 8/15

Write, produce and perform as Junzi and Abu Abad al Pizza, at the lovable puppet hosts who host the children's documentary program "East Broadway" and "The Terribles". Coming to children of all ages winter, 2015!

11/14 – 4/15

Broadcast Producer – Starbucks, Pepsi, Ben & Jerry's (Mekanism)

Commercial/Ad Details
11/14 – 4/15

Responsible for all facets of broadcast and digital video production for boutique agency whose client portfolio includes internationally recognized brands such as Starbucks, Pepsi, Ben & Jerry’s and Aquafina. Efforts included initial scoping and estimating, director/production company search, internal team coordination, third part vendor management and overall project supervision.

4/14 – 6/14

Co-Producer Winner Takes All Pilot

WGN AMERICA — Reality/Doc (TV) — Warrior Poets/Morgan Spurlock Details
4/14 – 6/14

Produced and directed a pilot episode of a new comedic travel/competition reality show with Warrior-Poets and Fremantle Media in which we entered our host into America’s craziest competitions, enlisted the experts to understand the science behind these events, and went about trying to win them at all cost.

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Education

Class of '01

DePaul University

International Studies (Theater)

Skills

  • Comedy
  • commercial
  • directing
  • Documentaries
  • Entertainment
  • New Media
  • Producing
  • promos
  • Television
  • Video