Summary

An enterprising, progressive, award-winning TV and digital creative executive and producer at major networks including Disney, FOX and MTV, managing teams specializing in editorial, entertainment and comedic content production.

Credits

2/16 – 5/17

Creative Executive (Current Programming) – The Walt Disney Company

Details
2/16 – 5/17

Drove development of select greenlit pilots to series. Oversaw script and format development, staffing, budgets, legal, and production/post-production. Led writer’s rooms for scripted comedies and provided detailed notes. Solicited and fielded third-party pitches. Partnered with top-tier digital talent to develop original formats for internal production. Highlights: Creative Executive for Polaris’ The Remember Hour, a scripted, post-apocalyptic puppet series on gaming (featured in TubeFilter); including running the writer’s room and providing detailed notes. CE for The Station’s Real Stupid Laws, a scripted comedy series featuring sketch troupe the Bath Boys; including running the writer’s room and providing detailed notes. Lead Creative Executive on $25K digital development deal with E! Entertainment. Devised concepts and pitch decks for E!, Food Network, Disney Channel and Spotify.

2/15 – 2/16

Content Manager (Programming) – The Walt Disney Company

Details
2/15 – 2/16

Led editorial voice, developed creative strategy, and curated original short- and micro-form programming for multiple platforms, including Maker.tv, Maker Original Series, and related mobile apps. Managed a team of preditors in New Formats team, producing short-form content with treasured Disney IP. Highlights: Directed development and content programming of five-star apps - Disney Gif and Rando Franco (for James Franco) . A&E’s Married at First Sight – Producer, Director, and Writer for BE project. Morgan Spurlock’s Smartish – Led social strategy. Key and Peele-produced digital series for Maker.tv Ithamar Has Nothing to Say – Led launch strategy for show featured in EW, TubeFilter, and GQ. Maker.tv – Worked with tech and design teams in development of OTT platform.

6/14 – 12/14

Content Manager (Digital) Utopia 1

FOX — Reality/Doc (TV) — Tiny Horse LLC. Details
6/14 – 12/14

Managed digital production and distribution of original content for FOX’s Utopia, $50M unscripted show. Highlights: Acted as Supervising Producer of digital team, managing up to 10 production, writing, and S&P staff. Garnered 1M views in first four days of new live stream. Devised and executed social media strategy and co-managed show’s social media accounts. Directed development of custom CMS and managed censorship of site.

6/11 – 3/14

Producer (Digital) – MTV Networks (Viacom)

Details
6/11 – 3/14

Produced, wrote, edited, and published daily/breaking news and creative video packages. Managed and conducted interviews with celebrity talent in-studio, in the field, and on red carpets. Co-managed MTV News’ social accounts. Highlights: "RapFix Live" – Producer and manager of digital live stream of weekly talk show. Awards Shows – Served on remote teams for 2011, 2012, and 2013 MTV VMAs, as well as 2013 MTV Movie Awards. Generated 1.4M increase in Twitter following in one year.

1/06 – 12/06

Associate Producer Collector Showdown 1

Game Show (TV) — Blue Ant Media Details
1/06 – 12/06

Produced weekly unscripted lifestyle game show. Highlight: Produced and co-directed series’ highest-rated episode on wrestling with WWE legend Iron Sheikh.

1/02 – 6/03

News Producer First Local

News (TV) — Rogers Television Details
1/02 – 6/03

News Reporter and Producer.

1/02 – 6/03

Associate Producer Happy Birthday Flowertown

Reality/Doc (TV) — Rogers Television Details
1/02 – 6/03

Produced and co-wrote historical documentary. Winner of Telly and Galaxy Award.

1/01 – 6/03

Floor Director First Local

Talk Show (TV) — Rogers Television
1/01 – 6/03

Media

  • Married at First Sight: Fans React to the Season 2 Premiere | MAFS

  • 'Mumbai Chopra: Misadventures of an It Girl' Series Trailer

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Education

Class of '06

Ryerson University

B.A./Radio and Television Arts

Skills

  • Blogging
  • Broadcast
  • CMS
  • Commercials
  • Content Management
  • Content Strategy
  • Copywriting
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Production
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Editorial
  • Entertainment
  • Film
  • New Media
  • Post Production
  • Press Releases
  • Producing
  • Publicity
  • Social Media
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Social Networking
  • Storytelling
  • Talent Management
  • Television
  • Video