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Freelance Video Producer & Script Writer

Location:Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
2 Skills
James A. Wood


Objective To provide a startup or established firm with integral business and creative digital marketing support in central Minnesota as a freelance remote or part-time role utilizing my education, experience, and dependable work ethic

Indiana University South Bend:
• B.F.A. in Integrated New Media, May 2016
-Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts Dean’s List: 2010, 2012, 2013
• Minors: Creative Writing, Management Skills, Marketing
• Certificates: Professional Writing
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis:
• Web development coursework (online)
IU Accumulative GPA: 3.3/4.0
Berklee College of Music*:
• Professional Music Supervision Certificate (online)
*completion Dec 2017

Business Related Coursework (partial list)
• Intro to Marketing Management • Intro to Microeconomics
• Intro to Statistical Theory • Intro to Macroeconomics
• College Algebra • Trigonometric Functions
• Finite Mathematics • Intro to Data Management

Computer and Digital Art Skills
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, Access, Publisher
• Proficient in Adobe CS6 and CC, Final Cut Pro X, Finale, Logic Pro X
• Proficient in MS 7, 8, 10 and MAC OS X Mavericks/Yosemite, and various browsers
• Beginner with Unity, Cinema 4D, Maya, 3DMax, Adobe Edge CC
• Web Analytics/SEO/SEM - intermediate

Relevant Experience
02/15 — Present Yellow Rose Florist Granger, IN
Freelance Customer Service/Marketing/Web Support (part-time)
• Engage with foot traffic and phone sales
• Edit website as needed , analyze metrics, and create digital assets

07/14 — Present Midwest Photographics, Inc. South Bend, IN
Freelance Videographer/Editor/Web Support (part-time)
• Edit video footage systematically for best cuts, color, and effects
• Support operations on-site with equipment placement and lighting
• Supervise website and analyze metrics

06/08 — present Great White Shredding, LLC Elkhart, IN
Founding Member
• manage ongoing marketing, sales, and operations of paper shredding business

Awards and Memberships
• Army Achievement Medal 1984 • ASCAP since 2008
• Nashville Songwriters Association International • Digital Cinema Society

Military Service
• U.S. Army—Active Duty 1982-1984
• OHANG (Ohio Air National Guard)—Active Duty 1986-1988
Skills (2) Rating
Video Production
Script Writing