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Dan Udell

Freelance Writer & Photographer

Location:Hudson, New York, United States
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Dan Udell

See videos on: You Tube: udellcommunityaction

Highly experienced writer, producer, videographer and photographer.

Education: BS in physics and mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

1998 - present: President, Udell Communications; Consultant working for IBM and other corporations. Also, pro bono videography work for City of Hudson, NY, Hudson City Schools, performance groups and others. Samples of writing work are found on:; videos on: You Tube: udellcommunityaction, and photography on:

Corporate work includes: in-depth customer case studies for IBM's Smarter Planet campaign; several major video projects, hundreds of head-and-shoulders photos of IBM employees for an HR internal project, a major white paper for IBM Corporate Headquarters on the healthcare industry; a variety of Web design and management projects; speechwriting; a series of Web articles on IBM technologies; animations to revitalize IBM internal communications using Macromedia Flash; podcasts featuring IBM Business Partners and their unique contributions, and event planning and management.

Pro bono work includes: Video coverage of bi-monthly Hudson Town Meetings; Teaching classes in videography for Hudson High School and fund raising to purchase Flip Video cameras for students and a 55-inch Samsung monitor to display video coverage of key High School events; production of video DVDs of theater performance organizations in the area as well as many other local events. Created many documentaries, the latest of a Holocaust survivor who lives in Chatham, NY.

Active members of Hudson's NAACP and School Board community groups, focusing on social service issues and the nation's serious drop-out rate and its effects on the Hudson school district. Recently named to a school counsel to expand involvement of parents in school policies and programs.
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