Summary

My comprehensive experience in sales, research, analysis, travel/interview coordination, writing, editing, finding stories and creating graphics will be leveraged on your next project. Experience incl. Tonight Show, Oscars, and Harry Potter Bonus Content.

Credits

3/13 – Current

News Editor (SSNinsider.com) – Studio System

Details
3/13 – Current

At SSNinsider.com I analyze film/tv big data from studio system, research studies, write articles, copy-edit articles, design infographics, manage social media, design layouts in Wordpress, reach out for partnerships with IGN, ScriptShark, RocketHub, Scriptlab and more, curate industry news into summaries, coordinate talent with publicists for interviews

8/11 – 3/13

Financial Analyst (BaselineIntel.com) – Studio System

Details
8/11 – 3/13

film business plan consultant, projections, ROI estimates, website designer, social media manager, managed invoices through Magento, sales to indie filmmakers and distribution company, analyzed ROI based on comparable films

6/10 – 11/10

Story Producer Travel

PeterGreenberg.com — Internet — Peter Greenberg Worldwide/Check Six Productions Details
6/10 – 11/10

pitched concepts, obtained clearance to shoot at Universal Studios King Kong ride and at Disney's World of Color, talent coordinated interviews, shot interviews, edited segments on Final Cut Pro, designed graphics, voice-over, facilitated releases

7/09 – 9/09

Production Coordinator The Ghost Whisperer 5

youtube.com — Internet — Sander Moses Productions, LLC Details
7/09 – 9/09

recruited and hired crew members, drafted call sheets and schedules, oversaw production assistants, researched 200+ message boards for marketing opps, created budgets, negotiated with vendors for 50+ props/lumber/incidentals, negotiated with Getty Images to clear footage at a 40% discount

5/08 – 7/09

Associate Producer – New Wave Entertainment

Details
5/08 – 7/09

brainstormed, pitched and wrote proposals to studios for Bluray bonus content and mobile games for Dark Knight, Harry Potter franchise, Fast and Furious, talent coordinated over 33 interviews for the Harry Potter film series which included Ralph Fiennes, Kenneth Branagh, and Alfonso Cuaron, obtained worldwide clearances for bonus content on the Harry Potter franchise

1/08 – 10/08

Researcher Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film

TCM — TV Movie/Mini — New Wave Entertainment Details
1/08 – 10/08

assisted producer in proposal used to win pitch, researched project filtering through hundreds of gangster films to find clips for the editor, researched at university and AMPAS archives to find compelling trivia and films, summarized findings to lead producer

10/07 – 5/08

Assistant to Producer Academy Awards 80

ABC — Award (TV) — Seligman Ent/ AMPAS Details
10/07 – 5/08

assisted supervising producer, created 20+ show binders, formulated lines on multi-million dollar budget, negotiated with vendors, coordinated with multiple departments regarding production issues, coordinated with sponsors, greeted sponsors, rolled calls, invoices, personal assistant duties, booked travel, made call sheets, expense reports, contact lists, coordinated logistics

9/07 – 1/08

Assistant to Executive Producer An American Celebration at Ford's Theatre

ABC — Live / Special Event (TV) — Seligman Entertainment Details
9/07 – 1/08

formulated budget line items, wrangled talent, created show binders, rolled calls, drafted invoices, coordinated with vendors, booked travel, made call sheets, expense reports, contact lists, coordinated logistics, arranged last minute talent trailers & created show binders for An American Celebration at Ford’s Theatre

Media

  • King Kong 360 3-D at Universal Studios Hollywood

  • Ghost Whisperer Ghost Magic

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Education

Class of '03

University of Southern California

Communication

My Gear

  • PC laptop

Affiliations

  • LAConfab
  • Nextgenfemmes
  • TheFray
  • USC Annenberg Mentorship Program

Skills

  • Analysis
  • Blogger
  • Budgeting
  • Clearances
  • CMS
  • Copy-editor
  • FinalCutPro
  • Flash CS4
  • Indesign
  • Infographic Design
  • Instagram
  • Jira
  • Layout Design
  • MailChimp
  • Microsoft Office
  • Photoshop
  • Research
  • Salesforce
  • SEO
  • WordPress
  • Writer
  • YouTube