"Staff Me Up has been more effective at getting me work than any other industry/job related site. I'm able to get notification of where the production is in the hiring process. It's gotten me several jobs and occasionally, a production has found ME and invited me to apply. That's nice."
Lyn Niemann got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant.
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Patrick Kropkowski got hired on SMU as an Editor for Pitch 5 Productions for a 4 week gig.
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"I have been using Staff Me Up since 2013. Staff Me Up has been the best tool for my freelance career. I have found that the production companies that use SMU are always top notch, professional and have fair rates. So much better than the nightmare jobs I have got from the crew section on "c-list" ...MORE....
Working as a gaffer and camera assistant or any crew position is a rewarding yet inconsistent career path. If it wasn't for Staff ME Up I would have quit a long time ago.
Josh Sanz got hired on SMU as a Camera Operator for Bellum Entertainment.
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Brandon Kelley got hired on SMU as a Media Manager for Ventana Productions.
"I've been working a lot through StaffMeUp over the years. The most recent gig I booked through SMU was a junket for the film Hidden Figures with Octavia Spencer. SMU is a great way to find professional work in the industry as well as keep up with my resume in an easy and manageable way."
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Kyle Young got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant.
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Carmen Dianne got hired on SMU as a Makeup Artist for Guy Bauer Productions for 3 day gig.
"Staff Me Up is the only site I use on my job hunt. They always have professional jobs, and they make it super easy to search, apply for, and keep track of jobs. I typically book an average of 2 jobs (usually 2-4 days each) per month from Staff Me Up, which pays for a premium membership well over. ...MORE... Staff Me Up continuously adds more features and makes it even easier to find work. I will be a member for years to come."
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"My first gig was a referral from a local rental house and on that gig one of the out of town guys told me about Staff Me Up. I signed up before we wrapped and it has been a great tool for me. Not only has the site helped me have an organized list of my credits, it also is a great networking site and ...MORE... a place to showcase my skills. I have upgraded my account to be able to do cover letters and I know for a fact that when I have customized them that that is what has gotten me the job at least three times. It is a tool no freelancer should be without."
Andrew Scott got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Joke Productions.
"As with many experiences I've had previously with Staff Me Up, I was impressed with how quickly and efficiently I was able to secure a job opportunity through the website.
After submitting my application for a job posting, I was contacted within 48 hours by the employer that he was interested in ...MORE...hiring me. Following a brief conversation about pay rate and job expectations, I was hired!!!
I've been using Staff Me Up to find employment in the film/tv industry for over two years now, and it continues to be a valuable resource to me as a freelance professional. While I have now built up enough of a resume/network to only occasionally require the use of the website, I know that if I ever need to find a job quickly, I can rely on StaffMeUp to be the reliable tool I need!
I continue to recommend StaffMeUp to both job posters seeking reliable staff members as well as my peers seeking work with a reliable job posting website."
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Scott Hilburn got hired on SMU as a Videographer for Surface Magazine.
"Staff Me Up is AWESOME! It makes finding new gigs and working with new people and projects much easier! I love the profile layout and how we get display our credits and experience. I work on a variety of projects from large to small. The most recent gig I got off SMU is a smaller one, creating a ...MORE... highlight video for Surface Medias new release with Richard Branson.
I love working with new people and on inspiring projects and Staff Me Up makes it easy and fun to network!!! Way to Go Staff Me Up, keep on Rocking!"
"Before getting on Staff Me Up I had only worked on local productions but had not branched of to national/major studio projects. When ""The Bachelor"" came to Iowa they filmed for 4 weeks I applied to a job they posted, I got on their crew, and was invited to come and continue to work with them in LA ...MORE... for ""The Bachelorette."" This kick-started me into working on these large shows."
Charlotte Stein got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for October FIlms for 5 day gig.
"Staff Me Up has always been a wonderful site for booking jobs. I've made contacts that frequently rehire and have promoted me over the years. They are consistent with their job listings and the site is so easy to use."
Alysha Augort got hired on SMU as a Key Set Production Assistant.
"I have been able to get numerous gigs from Staff Me Up. Some of the gigs I got were: Master Chef, What Would You Do with ABC News, Impratical Jokers, Big Morning, Catfis, Al Roker Productions, and others. You guys have given me more gigs than craigslist, IMDB Pro, LinkedIn, Mandy.com, or Media-Match ...MORE... combined."
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Madeline Becker got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Sirens Media.
"In the middle of the day I received a call from a producer from Siren's Media who had seen my profile on Staff Me Up. After a brief interview, I sent her a resume and was soon after offered the position of Production Assistant. Just having a profile on Staff Me Up is a great thing, you never know ...MORE...who is looking!"
Moni Pradier got hired on SMU as a Hair/Makeup Combo for Wilma TV for 4 month gig.
"Staff Me Up helped me to find a great production gig in my city. I'm grateful for the platform your site provides for artists like myself to become more visible in the production industry. Many thanks!"
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"I have been a member of Staffmeup.com since 2012. Despite having some industry experience, I applied but got little to no feedback. In 2016, I decided to give a paid account a shot. I received inquiries within the first week of having a new paid account! To date I have worked on 3 reality/doc based ...MORE... shows and 1 corporate shoot. The best part is all of the production crew I have worked with through this platform have been exemplary!"
Connor Ryan got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Left/Right Inc.
"It took some time to get hired, which was initially a little frustrating, but with some persistence, a quality profile, and a little bit of lucky timing, I got my first gig with Staff Me Up! Thanks so much!"
"Staff Me Up has been evolving into the best online service I have found as a freelancer in over 15 years of working in the industry. Being somewhat off the beaten path, near Pittsburgh, PA, I find there are many quality jobs posted on the site in my region that I can apply to. The work alerts are cl ...MORE...ean and easy to use, and I can filter jobs in a way that works for me. I have been booking at least a job a month through Staff Me Up."
Ed Griffith got hired on SMU as a Camera Operator for Velocity.
"As a member of Staff Me Up since the changeover from Reality Staff, I compliment Staff Me Up on the quality of employers I have worked with. The notifications allow me to respond quickly to all the cool gigs posted on Staff Me Up. Thanks for having such a great site for us pros!"
"I can't remember how I discovered Staff Me Up, but I was impressed with the amount of job listings there were. I even found one in my city, which doesn't have a lot of production. I signed up for the free trial, added my credits, and applied for a gig. I totally forgot I did this when I got the call ...MORE... for the job! I decided that as affordable as a premium subscription was, it would pay for itself many times over, and I was right. I get about 90 percent of my jobs from SMU. And that's only because I'm getting to the point where I'm getting rehired or referrals (which are the ultimate compliment). For anyone serious about working in production, Staff Me Up is a must have. Best of all, it is so affordable!"
Victoria Murphy got hired on SMU as a Casting Associate Producer for GSN for 3 month gig.
"Thank you Staff Me Up!
I was able to get a job in a new realm of casting because of the site!! I am really excited and thankful!!"
Edward Chick got hired on SMU as a Sound Mixer for Big Ten Network.
"Staff Me Up works. I applied for a Location Sound Recordist job with Big Ten Network and was employed within 24 hours. They paid my rate and were good people to work for.
I highly recommend trying Staff Me Up for your freelance employment endeavors."
Jordan Ewing got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Groff Entertainment.
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Carla Erickson got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Finnmax LLC.
"I love Staff Me Up because the jobs posted are legitimate. I applied to four jobs and got two: the last one was an exciting shoot in Ogden, UT and the crew was professional and friendly. I recommend Staff Me Up to all my film buddies now. "
Marshall James got hired on SMU as a Data Wrangler for First Row Films for 8 week gig.
"Staff Me Up has helped me yet again to get in touch with clients looking to hire skilled professionals. I especially appreciate the ability to link to my personal website as my reels were a big factor in my getting hired. Thanks!"
Natalya Kelly got hired on SMU as a Segment Producer for Kinetic Content for 8 month gig.
"SMU was such a good investment for my career! It gives you tons of jobs at your fingertips and allows you to present the best you to employers and production companies. Thank you Staff Me Up!"
Julio Ortiz got hired on SMU as a Sound Mixer for Finnmax LLC.
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"Staff Me Up is a great platform for people who work in production. I have landed 5 gigs this year alone! Thanks for creating such a wonderful site!!"
Thomas Fitch got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Collins Avenue.
"When I was relying solely on referrals I would get some work, but with Staff Me Up I get ALL THE WORK. Too much work. Jobs 4 dayz!"
Jazzmyne Bogard got hired on SMU as a Production Coordinator for 4 week gig.
"SOOO Happy I was able to search and apply on Staff Me Up! My profile allows me to show employers more credits than I can put on my resume and what companies I've worked for in addition to the shows i've worked on. Over all very happy I was able to snag a position thanks to Staff Me Up! "
Brandi Hunter got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Megalomedia.
"Staff Me Up has been a great resource! I get notifications regularly about production shoots in my area, and as a result, I've worked with some really interesting, talented people."
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"Staff Me Up has helped me to find work in Los Angeles as a Media Manager, Editor and other positions. SMU has helped employers discover my experience and worth by showing my work history and my connections with others in the industry. I have actually received more work through Staff Me Up than any o ...MORE...ther online work portal."
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Kristine Renee Farley got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Meredith Video Studios for a 2 day gig.
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"I scored a big gig, my first major gig, just two months after signing up to Staff Me Up! I feel I could've gotten something faster if I would have used the website right after I first created my account. Staff Me Up is great & I recommend it to other people that I'm on gigs with."
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"I've heard people say multiple times in this industry "I've never been hired from just sending my resume in or applying" since people in the industry thrive off networking. But Staff Me Up definitely changes that! I've gotten several jobs, and it helps me feel more 'in the loop.' I'm most definitely ...MORE... thankful I joined it."
"I was hired to do hair and makeup for a wonderful company that helps LGBT youth. I find the best-paying jobs and most reputable companies on Staff Me Up, it's by far my favorite! I also love the way the Staff Me Up is laid out - it's really easy to use! "
David Coone got hired on SMU as a Videographer for Bellum Entertainment.
"In my opinion, Staff Me Up is currently the best job site for professional video production jobs. Before Staff Me Up I frequently used Craigslist to my frustration and dismay, which was always a mixed bag of never knowing who is or isn't legitimate. Using this site has helped me shoot on numerous ne ...MORE...twork shows, as well as, connect with some amazing companies that I now work with on a regular basis. I also can't speak highly enough about the paid account features. Job tracking, cover letters, the ability to see if you're being considered and numerous other great features are well worth the price. I tell all my production friends, it only takes one job and it's already pays for itself. Anyone looking for an easy way to find legitimate video production work online can find everything they need on Staff Me Up"
"I've been hired through Staff Me Up at least 5 times over the past year. I mean, 50%+ of my freelance work over the past year coming from one site is huge! Before that I hadn't found any opportunities for at least 6 months searching elsewhere. Thanks to Staff Me Up, I've been able to build upon my r ...MORE...esume base and, most importantly, I can keep connected to those I've worked with on past shows. Love the site!"
"Really happy I check the Job Notification emails I get from Staff Me Up. It might take a few tries to get hired, but when you get that phone call it's all worth it! I'll be assisting with GoPros mounted on large wrecking equipment for a Season 2 of a TV show. Don't want to give away any specifics, b ...MORE...ut very excited to be working with this crew.
I highly recommend setting your profile up so you get the job notifications that are in your area of expertise and in your local area as well. Keep on trucking!"
Trinika Jones got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Megalomedia.
"Ever since I joined Staff Me Up.com obtaining jobs in production have been a breeze! I love how I can stay updated with the process of my application, and I'm always alerted for new jobs in my city. Thank you Staff Me Up for being the best online hub for jobs in Television & Film."
Amanda Yates got hired on SMU as a Production Assistant for Bunim/Murray Productions.
"Staff Me Up has been extremely helpful with getting gigs, especially on bigger network shows, like E! Network and DIY. The work alerts are invaluable."
Chenzira Hemphill got hired on SMU as a 1st Assistant Accountant for Monami Productions for 13 week gig.
"Yes that's right, I applied for a position on this site, I was brought in for an interview and hired a week later. It helps to update your profile as much as possible."
"Thank you for being the number 1 source for freelancers jobs.
I've been a premium member since last year and I can honestly say that 99% of the production I've worked on was from your website.
Staff Me Up makes it very easy to apply for a job. It gives you a timeline as to when your application ...MORE... was reviewed & considered, within the hour you'll receive a call or email from the production company. I look forward to being hired on many more productions from Staff Me Up."
Alfonso Bresciani got hired on SMU as a Still Photographer for Original Media for 10 day gig.
"Staff Me Up does get you working! Applied through their site and got hired on a killer Union TV show!"