Maricela C. Brown
BILINGUAL VIDEO EDITOR • GRAPHIC ARTIST
• Twelve years broad experience in media communications
• Successful team management of complex media projects in both English and Spanish
• Intuitive and adaptable to new technologies and innovation with-in corporate standards
HISPANO USA Jun 2009 – Feb 2011
VIDEO EDITOR/GRAPHIC ARTIST
Lead editor for event-marketing campaigns: Developing creative looks for TV commercials, musical videos and multi-national brands events, with emphasis in Mexican market and the Latino population in the US: WORLD CUP 2010 South Africa Video editing, sound design and post-production for TV commercials, marketing events “Fiestas”, Testimonials and cooking segments in the most exotic landscapes of SA, interacting with native people, history and culture. Reaching all dead lines for broadcast transmission and web updates.
PROVICOM Houston, TX Jan 2008 – May 2009
MULTIMEDIA EDITOR Video editor for TV commercials, News Reports, Infomercials and Specials Events for the Latin community in the US and Latin America. CHARREADA: One month of events, covering concerts, news, etc. I was in charge of the video editing and creation of graphics reaching all deadlines. LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS 2008: Video editing of the before and after event: Segments for local news, testimonials and behind the scenes.
UNIVISION KDTV-14 San Francisco, CA May 2004 – Sep 2006
VIDEO NEWS EDITOR/GRAPHIC ARTIST
Accurate video editing and graphics for two daily newscasts. Ability, to work well under pressure. Daily functions include: Media management, video editing, live play back with chyron/still store, special effects, video capture, archive and library management. Avid NewsCutter instructor.
MAGIC HOUR PRO San Francisco, CA Dec 2002 – Sep 2006
PRODUCER/ CAMERA OPERATOR/PARTNER
Developing creative "looks" for all projects. Solid track-able record executing full-cycle revenue generation projects: from concept to launch, applying in the industry best practices and knowledge management: more than 100 web productions, innovative websites and graphic concepts in a timely manner, for the Latin community in the Bay Area, CA. EDUCATION CSM College San Mateo, CA: Multimedia Arts & Technology BAVC Video Coalition: San Francisco, CA: Video Graphics & Photography Mexico City: Film/Television SKILLS Technical Skills in non-lineal system: Adobe Premier, Final Cut Pro Suite, Avid Media Composer, News Cutter Mojo/Adrenaline. Graphics Applications: Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and Flash.
Broadcast equipment: HDV Camcorder Panasonic and Canon XL1s, Character Generator (Chyron Max, Pinnacle FX Deko); Clip Store (Pinnacle Thunder); Video Switchers (GVG Master-21, Ross Synergy) Edit Controllers (Sony BVE9100); Video Tape Recorders (DVCPro, Beta, U-matic); Monitoring Equipment (Waveform Monitors, Vectorscopes); Teleprompter (QTV); iNEWS Newsroom Computer System; various additional video/audio lineal equipment. Mac and PC knowledge.