Mohamed Echkoune

Freelance Video Editor & Digital Artist

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Location:Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/mohamedechkoune
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Education
BFA in Visual Effects, Savannah College of Art and Design, Anticipation Date: 2011-2015
Completed 2 years at the African Leadership Academy, Graduation date: May 2011
Experience
• Mar 2008 – Jul 2009. Video Editing and Visual Effects Artist at the Mauritanian National TV (TVM): Editing TV Shows, Documentaries and cover them with the required virtual graphics and visual effects.
• Feb 08 – Present. Video Editing and Visual Effects Artist at INTAJ Production: Editing TV Shows, Documentaries, cover them with the required virtual graphics and visual effects and producing advertisements.
• Apr 2009 – Jul 2009. Video Editing and Visual Effects Artist at DAVA Tv: Editing TV Shows, Documentaries and cover them with the required virtual graphics and visual effects.
• Jun 2010 – Aug 2010. Video Editing and Visual Effects Artist at PROLENS Production: Editing TV Shows and cover them with the required virtual graphics and visual effects.
• 2007 – Present. Creating and producing Virtual advertisements for different companies and representations (SOCOGIM, CAPEC, PNUD, Mattel, Expresso, Clear, SoftenFree…).
• Jul 2009. Working with the president Mohamed ould Abdel-aziz’s Media team in his election: creating posters adverts and editing short films.
• Founder and CEO of ALA Visual Production: on campus production business that produces DVDs which contain the African Leadership Academy’s real life experience edited with soundtracks, covered with graphics, and sell them to students, teachers, staff, the administration and the students’ parents.

Relevant high school studies
Entrepreneurship, Information Technology, Leadership, General science, scientific research, African studies and English

Honors, Awards, positions and Membership
• Bezos Family Foundation Scholarship recipient
• October 13th, 2009 – Present. Media coordinator of Guest Speaker Series Team at the African Leadership Academy
• Winner of 2008-2009 Creativity award of “Lycée de Grarçons 2” High School in Mauritania
• Apr 2009 – Jul 2009. Director of Video Editing service at DAVA TV
• Mar 2008 – Present. Supervisor and responsible of virtual graphics section at INTAJ Production Company
• November 1, 2010 – April 1st, 2011. Chairman of the Student Government of African Leadership Academy

DG at SCAD Atlanta Radio

Student Ambassador at SCAD Atlanta

Member of the Visual Effects club (VEC) at DMC SCAD Atlanta
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Video Editing
Digital Art