Summary

Detail oriented production assistant with 4+ years experience on location, in office, and in executive support positions. Effective communicator providing valuable skills and assistance to executives, directors and producers. Posses a BA in film and television production and offers the ability to perform well under pressure, meet deadlines, and coordinate efficaciously between departments and affiliates.

Credits

7/20 – 11/20

Production Coordinator (Project Manager) The Fixers (Season 2)

BYUtv — TV — BCII Details
7/20 – 11/20

In charge of donations and sponsorship. Also in charge of organizing tools materials, carnets, volunteers, and general contractors for home building show. Worked with NPOs domestically and internationally to asses needs and execute design plan.

6/20 – 8/20

Production Assistant (Rigging) Dodgeball Thunderdome (Season 1)

Discovery — TV — The ATS Team Details
6/20 – 8/20

Production Assistant to the Rigging team. Help construct set for season 1 of Dodgeball thunder dome. Unloading trucks, truss building, art department dec. Assisting in production runs, miainence of obstacles on course and assisting in filming and prop maintenance.

2/18 – 2/19

Still Photographer (Lead)

Staff Position — Colton Jo Photos Details
2/18 – 2/19

Freelance photographer and videographer. Primarily shoot headshots, portraits, live comedy shows, events. Digital image retouching, graphic design, video editing, logo design. Please refer to www.coltonjophotos.com for work.

3/17 – 11/18

Production Coordinator

Staff Position — The ATS Team Details
3/17 – 11/18

Assisted in department coordination and ensuring of deadlines. Travel Coordinator for all domestic and international travel with multiple projects. Tracking of dailies and finances. Scheduling, pickups, ordering, production runs and executive support responsibilities. Daily lunch orders for crew of 40+. answering phones, office duties and design needs.

3/17 – 2/18

Talent Executive

Staff Position — The Library Agency Details
3/17 – 2/18

Assistant to commercial and theatrical agents. Maintaining of client information, contracts, payroll, and pitch information. Recruiting of talent and networking at social events, productions and painting good relationships with casting directors, mangers, agents, directors, and clients. Answering phones, scheduling, contract negotiation and pre production logistics.

2/17 – 2/18

Videographer

Staff Position — Second City Hollywood Details
2/17 – 2/18

In house photographer and videographer. I document all shows and touch up photos in photoshop for promotional materials. I also shoot videography for some showcased shows and still photography for Second City Social Media and website. I also work their fundraisers, live events and showcases. I work closely with the head of marketing and also do some graphic design.

3/15 – 9/15

Production Assistant

Staff Position — Gorilla Flicks Details
3/15 – 9/15

Production assistant in charge of daily lunch orders, maintaining office cleanliness, angering calls, rolling calls, scheduling, production runs. Script screening and pitch packet development for executives and producers. on location experience wrangling talent and helping with production departments.

Recos

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Mike Woodward
VP of Production
Colton worked as The ATS Team Office Assistant and Travel Coordinator for 2 years. The ATS Team constructs challenges/obstacles for some of the biggest TV shows around the world. It is comprised of 30 full-time staff and over 100 specialized rigging ...MORE...

Education

Class of '15

California State University Northridge

BA Film and Television Production
Class of '13

Los Angeles Pierce College

AA Human and Behavioral Studies

My Gear

  • Canon 7D

Skills

  • Producing
  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Photography
  • Social Media
  • Video Editing
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • production coordinator
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Production Assistant
  • carpentry
  • fork lift operating