VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS ASSISTANCE (VDBA) RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, 2010-PRESENT
Writer, producer, director, and editor of training, orientation, finance, information services, and marketing videos for Va. Jobs Investment Program (VJIP).
Produced a monthly marketing video newsletter. Produced a Public Service Announcement (PSA) with Va. Lieutenant Governor. Produced marketing video for Va. Economic Development Partnership (VEDP)
OWNER, PROVIDENT MEDIA, LLC; RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, 1999-CURRENT
Owner of a small business (LLC) start-up, including budgeting, proposal writing, production scheduling. Experienced working with all ranges of budgets and a variety of personnel. A proven track record of on-time delivery and satisfied clients.
Freelance as a grip, gaffer, writer, producer, editor, director, media transfer specialist, and consultant. Live event production, including A/V for many Fortune 500 companies. Field ENG/EFP shooting for various network/cable television programs. Live simulcasts for clients using Ustream.tv and other sites. Experienced shooter and editor in a variety of media formats.
PRODUCER, METRO PRODUCTIONS; RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, 1998-1999
Scriptwriter (short and long form) and producer on marketing, training, and commercial projects. Responsible for production scheduling, budget planning, coordination, and on-time deliverables.
WRITER/PRODUCER, HEILIG-MEYERS; RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, 1996-1998
Scriptwriter (long form), videographer, gaffer, editor, and producer on corporate training and marketing videos. Managed a reproduction center and distribution of 1200 weekly tapes.
MASTER CONTROL, TCI CABLE; LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY, 1995-1996
Studio camera operator, tele-prompter operator, and field camera operator for live athletic events and master controller operator.
-Filmed a marketing video promoting the University of Richmond (UR) internationally as well as graduation ceremonies.
-Produced, Directed, Edited a series of literacy PSA’s through the Richmond Public Library and Virginia Commonwealth University.
-Produced, Directed, Edited an historical documentary about civil rights and the end of legal segregation in the United States, through the College of William & Mary.
-Wrote (print/magazine) for the Virginia Governor’s Office; “Doing Business in Virginia”.
-Wrote, Filmed, Directed, and Edited a PSA with Lt. Governor; “Washington County Job Fair”.
-Wrote marketing press releases for Virginia. Dept. of Business Assistance (VDBA).
-Produced marketing materials for non-profits, including Humanity Helping Sudan Project, SPARC, and Fan-Free Clinic.
-Branded Virginia as a state to do business for the VEDP, in advance of Governor McDonnell’s trip to Asia in May 2011.
-Developed branding videos for 2 year technical degree programs for J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
-Taught documentary film production skills, at a film camp for inner city youths, through VCU’s African-American Studies Department.
Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media, James Madison University, School of Media Arts & Design,1994.
Editor: Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Mac/PC, Motion, After Effects
Writer: Radio/TV/print,longformcorporate,documentary,shorts,features GripGaffer
•ABC World News •ABC, Wife Swap •America’s Most Wanted •C-SPAN, Book TV •City of Richmond •Comcast, Local Edition and John Adams Red Carpet •Common and Maxwell Tour
•Dane Cook Comedy Tour •E! •Ford Motor Company •Fox News
•Fox, Joe Millionaire •MSG, Yankees Baseball •MSNBC, Larry Sabato •Oxygen Network, Her Domain •PBS, Hannah Help Me •PGA, Pinehurst •Richmond Forum •Speed, Victory Lane •TLC
•U.S. Army •U2 360 Tour •University of Richmond •Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) •Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP)
Referrals upon request.