Summary

Art Sarkisyan is an experienced and committed entertainment professional with over 30 Production Manager and Coordinator credits. In addition, his career spans to more than 6 years of HR & Corporate Office Operation experience.

Credits

8/16 – 4/17

Director of Production – GRB Entertainment, Inc.

Details
8/16 – 4/17

• Responsible for assisting crew hiring for all company’s various series and specials spanning across the country • Tracked network mandates, deliverables, milestones and schedules • Produced and facilitated production insurance, E&O insurance, Cast & crew insurance per network mandates for company’s various series and specials • Managed cameras, light kits and other company equipment rentals or purchases to be used on set • Monitor and report on production spending, on budget, daily/weekly • Resolve day-to-day problems of filming & corporate office operation • Responsible for organizing shoot locations, props and equipment, accommodations, catering • Responsible for ensuring the proper execution of cast & crew contact, deals, timecards and other mandatory initial hire paperwork • Managed production logistics, travel, permits, media and releases

8/16 – 3/17

Production Manager Intervention 17

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — GRB Entertainment, Inc. Details
8/16 – 3/17

Hire crew, make deals and negotiate camera/gear packages. Coordinate all travel for cast & crew. Produce & distribute call sheets. Track spending & budget. Coordinating schedules. Manage prop & wardrobe storage facility. Scout and book filming locations, casting with actor deals, timecards etc. Managed production vehicles, supplies, purchased expendables. Assist crew and filming facilities on location. Produce PO's, backups/receipts/invoices and responsible for all production related charges on my corporate company AMEX & Visa.

9/16 – 2/17

Production Manager Intervention 16

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — GRB Entertainment, Inc. Details
9/16 – 2/17

Hire crew, make deals and negotiate camera/gear packages. Coordinate all travel for cast & crew. Produce & distribute call sheets. Track spending & budget. Coordinating schedules. Manage prop & wardrobe storage facility. Scout and book filming locations, casting with actor deals, timecards etc. Managed production vehicles, supplies, purchased expendables. Assist crew and filming facilities on location. Produce PO's, backups/receipts/invoices and responsible for all production related charges on my corporate company AMEX & Visa.

9/16 – 2/17

Production Manager Sex Sent me to the ER 10

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — GRB Entertainment, Inc. Details
9/16 – 2/17

Hire crew, make deals and negotiate camera/gear packages. Coordinate all travel for cast & crew. Produce & distribute call sheets. Track spending & budget. Coordinating schedules. Manage prop & wardrobe storage facility. Scout and book filming locations, casting with actor deals, timecards etc. Managed production vehicles, supplies, purchased expendables. Assist crew and filming facilities on location. Produce PO's, backups/receipts/invoices and responsible for all production related charges on my corporate company AMEX & Visa.

8/16 – 2/17

Production Manager Intervention 15

A&E — Reality/Doc (TV) — GRB Entertainment, Inc. Details
8/16 – 2/17

Hire crew, make deals and negotiate camera/gear packages. Coordinate all travel for cast & crew. Produce & distribute call sheets. Track spending & budget. Coordinating schedules. Manage prop & wardrobe storage facility. Scout and book filming locations, casting with actor deals, timecards etc. Managed production vehicles, supplies, purchased expendables. Assist crew and filming facilities on location. Produce PO's, backups/receipts/invoices and responsible for all production related charges on my corporate company AMEX & Visa.

5/16 – 6/16

Production Manager DR1 Invitational - Drone Racing

DISCOVERY — Sports (TV) — LMNO Productions Details
5/16 – 6/16

Help lead PM hire crew, manage all travel for all cast & crew. Work with producers to produce & distribute call sheets. Cost tracking the project, office management, coordinating schedules, manage props & wardrobe, assist location scouting, assist casting, crew and facilities information. PO's, backups & cost reports. Held full accountability for all production related charges on corporate company AMEX under my name. Rental vehicles and production trucks, supplies. Show Description:PepsiCo’s Mountain Dew soda is preparing to embrace the nascent sport of drone racing. This August, the citrus-y drink will present a new “DR1 Invitational,” a one-hour drone-racing special slated to air on both Discovery Channel and Science Channel, two cable networks owned by Discovery Communications. As part of its plan to lure fans of the emerging pastime, the beverage is set to sponsor drone-racing pilot Tommy “Ummagawd” Tibajia. Project Link: http://variety.com/2016/tv/news/mountain-dew-drone-racing-esports-discovery-channel-1201769733/

3/16 – 6/16

Production Manager Killer Confessions 2

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — LMNO Productions Details
3/16 – 6/16

Help hire crew, manage all travel for all cast & crew. Work with producers to produce & distribute call sheets. Cost tracking the project, office management, coordinating schedules, manage props & wardrobe, assist location scouting, assist casting, crew and facilities information. PO's, backups & cost reports. Held full accountability for all production related charges on corporate company AMEX under my name. Rental vehicles and production trucks, supplies.

12/15 – 6/16

Assistant Production Manager 7 Little Johnstons 2

OWN — Reality/Doc (TV) — LMNO Productions Details
12/15 – 6/16

Coordinated all travel for all cast & crew. Work with producers to produce & distribute call sheets. Cost tracking the project, office management, coordinating schedules, manage props & wardrobe, assist location scouting, assist casting, crew and facilities information. PO's, backups & cost reports. Held full accountability for all production related charges on corporate company AMEX under my name. Rental vehicles and production trucks, supplies.

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Education

Class of '08

California State University of Los Angeles

Sociology; Law & Society

My Gear

  • Mac Laptop

Skills

  • A-Z knowledge of TV production and processes
  • Have produced a ton of call sheets and have perfected the craft
  • I know/hired great film crews all over the country!