167 North 17th Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
DFLove@aol.com / www.NightshiftMultimedia.com
Producer, Director and Associate Director for broadcast and corporate production.
Experienced in studio, mobile unit and field broadcasting, winner of 5 Emmy Awards. Past projects include work on 5 Olympic Games, NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, U.S. Open Tennis, AST Dew Tour and Notre Dame Football. Began career in corporate production and management. Skills include concept development, writing, directing, editing and show timing. Member of the Directors Guild of America.
NIGHTSHIFT MULTIMEDIA STUDIOS, Bloomfield, NJ January 2009 – Present
Owner / Executive Producer
Broadcast Services: Freelance Producer, Director and Associate Director for network and cable operations.
Business Services: Own and operate video production facility specializing in corporate and sports video. Company provides concept development, HD camera crews, post-production and duplication services.
Clients: MLB Network, NBC Sports, UFL on Versus, AMP Electric Vehicles
NBC SPORTS, NBC Universal, New York, NY July 1993 - December 2008
Producer / Associate Director / Associate Producer
Producer for live and taped TV sports broadcasts. Primarily assigned as an Associate Director for live remotes and studio shows. Managed on-air and on-field timings, tape elements, sponsorship execution, show scripts and commercial traffic. Developed and wrote show opens, short features, and produced highlight packages. Directed field interviews and specialty shoots. Coordinated broadcast graphics from 1993-1998.
• 2008 Beijing Olympics, Associate Director
• 2004 Athens Olympics, Associate Director
• 2002 NBA on NBC, Associate Director
• 2000 Sydney Olympics, Associate Director
• 1996 Atlanta Olympics, Associate Producer
COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY, New York, NY October 1990 - July 1993
Producer / Audio-Visual Consultant
Provided audio-visual and technical support for support for Corporate Communications Department. Projects included production of Colgate Women’s Games (track & field), and documentation of the company’s education and mentorship programs. Taught an 8th grade video production class as part of corporate effort.
NIGHTSHIFT PRODUCTIONS January 1982 – July 1993
Operated as a freelance mobile and club DJ. Radio host for WXPN-FM, Philadelphia (1983- 1985).
PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY June 1986 - October 1990
Sales Representative, New York Food & Beverage Sales (New York City/Long Island, NY)
Sold to grocery wholesalers in New York City area and executed retail promotions.
Supervisor, Northeast Customer Service (Ewing, NJ)
Managed transportation, warehousing and delivery of consumer products throughout the northeast.
WBMA-TV, Bloomfield, NJ January 2003 - Present
TV Director / Cable TV Advisory Committee Chairman
Volunteer Director and Technical Director for concerts, parades, sports and studio programs. Led efforts to rebuild the technical operation and update the business model of the township’s municipal station. Bloomfield now has a professionally managed, high definition station, funded by local business interests and cable franchise agreements. WBMA provides public meeting coverage, weather, emergency services and local programming via cable and web.
Awards: Jersey Access Group Award, Director
2009 Best Sports Coverage: Bloomfield Little League Opening Day
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Educational Communication and Technology Program, 1990-1991
Graduate coursework in television production for educational media.
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
College of Arts & Sciences, Bachelor of Arts in Economics, May 1987
CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
COMMUNITY BUSINESS ACADEMY, Rising Tide Capital, Jersey City, NJ
Completed 12 week entrepreneurial training and development course, May 2010.
FUTURE MEDIA CONCEPTS, New York, NY
Introduction to Final Cut Pro 6, February 2009