Rebecca Korhonen has worked in the television and communication services industry since 1992. She is committed to her community. She has a passion for the industry that constantly drives her to learn and keep up with new technologies. She is a storyteller at heart, is a natural leader and an enthusiastic team player.
HIGHLIGHT OF QUALIFICATIONS:
CHAT TV (Jim Pattison Broadcast Group) Writer/ Producer August 2014 – Present
In charge of writing, directing, filming and editing local television commercials for clients based in the Medicine Hat area. This would also include community PSA's and in house promotion using social media.
CHET TV Senior Producer August 2012 - 2014
Community Television station broadcasting 100% local content on Eastlink cable channel 40 and Bell Satellite Channel 655.
Producer, videographer, writer and editor of local news, weather, sports and events.
Producer and creator of several original series such Pioneers of the Peace, The Chetwynd Report, Hey Good Cookin, Pages of the Peace, and Rise, Shine, and Shimmy.
In constant contact with the CHET TV’s audience through social media such as Facebook, and Twitter.
I also inform our audience of upcoming shows through posting of newspaper ads, speaking on the radio and updating the Bell TV Guide.
In charge of the final scheduling and output for all of CHET TV’s daily programming using Media Edge software and hardware.
Works together with city council, local clubs, charities and centers to inform views of various causes.
Worked with Chetwynd’s senior citizens in the creation of the Senior’s Task Force, which was a series of government funded videos documenting the hardships seniors face while living in Northern Canada.
BizTV4U.com Owner/Producer 2007 - 2012
BizTV4U was a Video Production Company specializing in managing clients online presents by producing online commercials and website video newsletters for corporate clients.
Duties include producing, scriptwriting, website design, filming and editing, and encoding for website broadcast. Website video newsletters are produced for several London based companies on a monthly basis and sent out via e-mail to hundreds of their subscribers as well as being encoded on several social media sites.
Western Fair Raceway Technical Director 2003-2006
Technical Director of the nightly live Harness Racing simulcast.
Duties included live switching, presenting graphical data, recording and outputting instant replays.
Video Biographies Owner/Producer 1997-2007
Video Biographies was a video services company based out of London Ontario specializing in Wedding and Sports videography and Photography.
Audio Visual Technician Diploma: Fanshawe College
Program focused on training various courses including photography, video and audio production, budgeting, equipment maintenance and repair, electronics, and communication psychology.
HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE:
UStream, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, MetaCafe, DailyMotion, TubeMogul, Yik Yak and Skype.
Mac: OSX High Sierra PC: Windows 10
Non-Linear Editing, Live Switching and Capture Software
Final Cut Pro 7 & X, Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Edius 7, Ustream Producer Pro, Cam Twist, and On Location CS5, Wide Orbit
Web Design and Graphics Software
Adobe Captivate 2017, Dreamweaver CC, Flash Professional CC, Photo Shop CC, Illustrator CC, After Effects CC, Cinema 4D, DVD Studio Pro, Encore (DVD Authoring Software), and Adobe Media Encoder
Administrative and Content Management Platforms
Quickbooks 2011, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, Pages, Keynote, Filezilla, Dropbox, Joomla and MAMP.
Action Script 3.0, HTML 5 and Java script.
Live studio AV mixers and switchers
HD DV, DV Cam, DVC Pro Cam, Beta Cam, and 8 mm Film. Digital SLR (Nikon D90)
iPhone 5-8, iPod, and iPad.
Studio lighting, green screen, vector scopes and waveform monitors.