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David Olson

Freelance Advertising Videographer & Commercial Videographer

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Location:Ripon, Wisconsin, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/davidolson
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OBJECTIVE
To provide professional video services for broadcast and web based delivery mediums.
EXPERIENCE

Fall/Winter 2011
Beginning shortly will be videotaping for Badger State Wrestling on a Bi-weekly basis.

Currently
Providing Freelance Audio services for E-News, NBC Sportstalk, and CNBC through/for Relay House Inc. out of Minneapolis, MN.

Summer 2011
Media Manger for EAA AirVenture 2011. Duties included digitizing footage and data management for the producers, editors and videographers. Working with various formats including Panasonic P2, Sony Flash and HDV Tape, Betacam, and BetaSP.

Spring/Summer 2011
Crewing for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers video/live broadcast production crew. Duties include camera work and control room operations for live in-house broadcast coverage of baseball games and between innings fan promotions shown throughout the stadium and on the scoreboard.

Currently Serving
Currently serving a three-year term as a member of the Ripon Area School District School Board.


Currently
Currently working on projects for Alliance Laundry Systems as videographer and editor on a free-lance basis. Projects include installation-training videos for Speed Queen commercial laundry equipment. This is a collaborative project between the manufacturer and Fox Valley Technical Col-lege. Other projects completed or in production include videotaping and editing marketing videos for Alliance’s various product lines.

Spring/Summer 2010
Crewing for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers video/live broadcast production crew. Duties include camera work and control room operations for live in-house broadcast coverage of baseball games and between innings fan promotions shown throughout the stadium and on the scoreboard.

Summer 2010
Media Manger for EAA AirVenture 2010. Duties included digitizing footage and data management for the producers, editors and videographers. Working with various formats including Panasonic P2, Sony Flash and HDV Tape, Betacam, and BetaSP.

Winter 2009/2010/2011
Videographer for Badger State Wrestling. Videotaped high school wrestling matches for posting on Badger State Wrestling web site.

Fall/Winter 2009
Videographer and Editor for Alliance Laundry Systems. Produced marketing videos for Huebsch line of commercial laundry equipment. Hired on a per project basis.

Summer 2009
Production assistant for The Outdoor Channel. Duties included gripping for camera crews, shooting video footage with Sony Hi-Def cameras, and field audio operations covering the Chippewa Valley Outdoor Games in Eau Claire Wisconsin.
EAA AirVenture 2009 Television Crew Summer 2009
Served on High Definition Video Crew for annual fly-in convention. Duties included Panasonic P2 media management, videographer, and live camera operator for Doobie Brothers concert, field audio operations, and gripping for camera and jib operators.
Spring 2009
Videographer and editor for Tracy Porter Inc. Duties included videotaping and editing daily lifestyle segments for retail website. Responsible for all aspects of the production process including convert-ing and uploading them for streaming on the World Wide Web.

2007-2008
Performed various video production roles for, but not limited to:
-EAA AirVenture annual fly-in convention
-Experimental Aircraft Association
-The Outdoor Channel
-Milwaukee Public Television
-Northern Lights Trophy Clinic and Regatta
-Producer and Co producer for two half-hour documentaries aired on WMVT Channel 36
-University Wisconsin Milwaukee
-Milwaukee Area Technical College

Education
Milwaukee Area Technical College. Milwaukee, WI
Television and Video Production A.A.S. Degree
Cumulative GPA 3.7, Program Plan GPA 3.7
Television and Video Production Technical Studies: TV/Video Studio Production Techniques, TV and Video Production Workshop 1 and 2, TV and Video Production Orientation, Introduction to Digital Media, TV and Video Field Production Techniques, Videotape Editing, Advanced Production Techniques, Marketing Principles, Advertising, Technical Problems in Television, Engineering for Production Students, Scriptwriting, and Lighting and Set Design.

Certificate from Recording Connection
Audio Recording Engineer, 2003

Technical Diploma Moraine Park Technical College Emergency Medical Technician-Basic 1990
Technical Diploma Moraine Park Technical College Emergency Medal Technician-Intermediate 1990



Academic Honors
Recipient of Milwaukee Area Technical College Fall 2008 Lamp Of Knowledge Award
Honors Graduate
Recipient of Milwaukee Public Television-Milwaukee Area Technical College
Academic Achievement Award-Production-2008
Member of National Technical Honor Society
Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
Milwaukee Area Technical College Three Time Dean’s List Honoree

Employment History
2009-Present
Free-Lance Videographer and Editor

2009
Tracy Porter Inc.
Tracy Porter
102 W. Jackson St.
Ripon, WI 54971
920-748-6700
Position: Videographer/ Editor
Duties included producing videos for website.

2000-2008
Surface and Surroundings
Paul Semenske
W14480 Hwy 23 & 49, Ripon, WI 54971
920-748-6867
Position: Flooring installer
Duties include the installation of flooring in residential and commercial applications.

Olson Woodworks
David Olson Sr.
160 N. Wisconsin, Berlin, WI 54923
920-361-0996
Position: Cabinetmaker, carpenter
Duties included designing, constructing, and installing cabinets for residential and commercial ap-plications.

1993-1996
Ripon Guardian Ambulance Service Volunteer
Position: EMT-Intermediate

1989-1993
Berlin Ambulance Service Volunteer
Position: EMT-Intermediate
Personal References
Jim Soyk
Senior Videographer/Editor
Experimental Aircraft Association
3000 Poberezny Rd., Oshkosh, WI 54902
920-229-0491

Jeffery N. Boyer
Producer/Director
Jeda Media Group, LLC
694 N. McDonald Ct., Post Falls ID 83854
208-457-1702 Office phone
208-790-2842 Cellular phone

Susan A. Miller
Associate Brand Manager
Alliance Laundry Systems LLC
Shepard Street, P.O. Box 990
Ripon, WI 54971
920-748-4375 Office phone
Susan.a.miller@alliancels.com E-Mail