Summary

I negotiate contracts, build schedules, oversee productions, recruit and mentor crews, maintain budgets, conduct interviews, and direct on-camera talent.

Credits

8/17 – 10/18

Executive Producer Various

CreativeLive — Live / Special Event (TV) — Various Details
8/17 – 10/18

• Developed and executed a strategic content plan for CreativeLive for Business and Money and Life channel. • Assessed, recruited and built relationships with high-profile instructors. • Worked cross-functionally to sign, develop, produce over 130 new online classes in 15 months. • Negotiated contracts and instructor compensation in collaboration with the legal and executive teams. • Built content partnerships with Digital Marketer, Speechless, Emily Post Institute, Alo Moves Yoga, Chronicle Books and NaNoWriMo. • Managed partnership with Penguin Random House, PRH authors, and literary agents. • Developed and programmed four week-long events -- Writing Week, Social Media Week, Podcasting Week and NaNoWriMo Prep Week. • Worked with internal teams to improve the quality of classes, develop new formats and ensured content met educational and company goals.

2/16 – 7/17

Executive Producer – Typsy

Details
2/16 – 7/17

• Reimagined entire business and content strategy. • Developed curriculum pathways and executive produced courses filmed across the globe. • Recruited, hired and managed global content team. • Initiated outreach, negotiated contracts and maintained relationships with authors, educators and subject matter experts. • Managed instructor contracts, advances, revenue share and affiliate program. • Revamped production aesthetics and process -- from strategy to implementation -- doubling content output.

10/13 – 8/15

Producer (Content ) – creativelive

Details
10/13 – 8/15

I produced 35 video courses that earned over $1 million dollars in revenue. As a content producer, showrunner and course advocate -- I was at the center of CreativeLive's production pipeline. I collaborated with a tight knit production team to develop courses for a global audience of creative entrepreneurs.

1/10 – 10/13

Producer (Director) – The Tree Production

Details
1/10 – 10/13

Clients: Badgeville.com, Extole.com, Couchsurfing.org, Inman News and The Metal School • Produced and directed broadcast quality, short form content. • Creative development and consulted with successful enterprises and startups. • Created and managed production budgets. • Recruited and managed diverse teams. Remote and on location. • Production management and field producing.

12/10 – 1/11

Camera Operator Intervention (Season 6)

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — GRB Entertainment, Inc.
12/10 – 1/11
8/09 – 12/09

Second Unit Director – i2i Productions

Details
8/09 – 12/09

• Directed a 10 Part, one hour lifestyle poker series for WIN TV and NineMSN. • Led 200 interviews, took 37 flights and executed 10 studio records in 4 months. • Main contact for the shows 50 contestants developing unique story lines for each. • Recruited and managed a talented crew in the field and studio. • Guided contestants through production process and led interviews. • Directed on camera talent and celebrity guests during studio records.

Media

  • The Tree Productions Showreel

  • CreativeLive Content Production

Recos

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Education

Class of '03

University of Technology, Sydney

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Media Arts and Production
Class of '01

Richmond, The American International University in London

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Communications

Skills

  • Directing
  • Production Management
  • Talent Management
  • Team Leadership
  • coordinating
  • Content Development
  • Recruitment
  • Project Direction
  • partnerships
  • Location & Studio Producing
  • Broadcast/Digital Productions
  • Client and Partner Relations
  • Talent & Crew Direction