Monty Engs

Freelance Video Editor & Videographer

Location:Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
2 Skills
Experienced video editor/ Producer, looking to offer my skills in video production and creativity.
• Proven skills in fast-paced, deadline orientated production team for example Production Director on Starwaves.TV weekly television series, Singapore.
• Producer/Director/Co-Host for children’s based TV content on Fox Kid’s Club Saipan Cable TV, Marianas Islands.
• Highly creative writer/director/editor for example, writing and producing original content for KAMA Productions.
• Engaging audiences as proven in years of live stage work and video production for television and web content.

Event & Audio/Visual Specialist: 2011 – Present
Vid Com/ HDAV/ Staging Connections – Auckland, NZ
A/V specialist in charge of numerous off site properties and city wide production set ups and operates. Works with the latest audio/visual technology.
Freelance: Video Production; 2003 – Present
Phoenix/ Los Angeles/ Christchurch/ Auckland
Currently working freelance offering voice talent and audio/visual and video production skills. Producer/Writer/Director; KAMA Productions & DERP Prod.
Staging Warehouse and Lighting Designer: 2010
Encore Creative – Tempe, Arizona
Head of lighting department in scenic design warehouse. In charge of lighting sets and scenic facades for corporate events and functions. Often called upon to build and design sets and displays. Heavy warehouse work.
Director of Production: Starwaves.TV 2001 – 2002
Managed and coordinated production staff; directed one season of 30 min TV program in English and Chinese; build and maintained production studio for post-production and live web casting; camera operator; primary editor; writer.
Accomplishments: Commendation from Singapore Government for being the first to web cast a live, interactive (Audio & Video) from underwater to classrooms across the country.
Production Mgr. & Program Dir. : Sorenson Pacific Broadcasting 1997-2001
Guam, USA
Managed and maintained audio production studio. Recorded and mixed commercials, stations promos and extra creative content. Coordinated and directed talent. Often called on to provide character voiceovers. Programmed and maintained music for rock orientated radio station and automated broadcasting system. Managed and coordinated on-air staff, guests and promotions.
Accomplishments: Single-handedly reformatted radio station from contemporary format to rock. Produced/Directed/wrote and Co-hosted Fox Kids Club show for the Northern Marianas region.
Summary Profile:
Excellent clerical skills, well organized and detail orientated. Proficient in editing software Adobe, Final Cut, Avid and Sony. Professionally competent in Photoshop various other still photography editing software.

Qualification Title School/company Name Year of completion
Rigging Certified PSAV – Rigging and Safety Course 2008
Bomb Appraisal Training Dept. Homeland Security 2005
Private Pilot Licence Makarion Aeronautics 2003
Diploma Audio Engineering Parnell School of Audio Engineering 1986
Management Training Guam USA 1997
Microsoft Certified Training Microsoft, Micronesia 1996
Skills (2) Rating
Video Editing