Editor, Music Producer - Black Buddha (April 2016 - Present)

  • Manage resources strictly by understanding each project budget and executing within guidelines
  • Create weekly web content, both branded and promotional, for Black Buddha publication
  • Create audio tracks on a weekly basis to be utilized in Black Buddha content
  • Work with remote music producers to assemble Black Buddha “albums”
  • Manage brand and content assets across Youtube, Facebook, Wordpress, and other platforms
  • Maintain and track expenses for both Operational Budgets as well as Field Execution Budgets
  • Effectively and promptly communicate between internal and external parties in oral and written form
  • Assist and support team members by working cooperatively in groups to actively resolve conflicts through tact, consideration and a spirit of teamwork
  • Meet all weekly, monthly, and quarterly commitments and deadlines

Producer, Writer, Senior Editor - Jacklight Productions (December 2006 - April 2016)

  • Write, produce and edit commercials, sketches and digital campaigns
  • Conceptualize and put together all stages of media throughout projects, using story boards, video, motion graphics, still photographs, sound-bytes and voice-overs
  • Oversee the transcribing, logging, and media

First AC, Assistant Editor - Ottimo Films (January 2007 - October 2013)

  • In-house editor, motion graphics artist, post-production specialist and assistant cameraman on the film Oro Macht Frei (2015)
  • Maintained the integrity of the project through balance, continuity, rhythm and pacing while advancing the storyline forward

Editor, Camera Operator, Studio Manager - Artisan NY Productions (June 2004 - January 2012)

  • Produced, filmed, and edited corporate videos, promos, and events
  • Supervised editors on and off-site, as well as expert assistance to the director of photography and producer
  • Managed all administrated-related duties: budgeting, scheduling, data entry

Credits

Camera Operator, National Basketball Association (2014) - Digital player interviews

First Assistant Camera, Assistant Editor: Oro Macht Frei (2013) Feature-length documentary, chronicling the Roman Jewish experience during the Nazi occupation of Rome

Editor & Motion Graphics Artist: Chobani: "Design of a Physical Space" (2011) - Concept video for the design team

Editor, Camera Operator: No Excuse For Abuse (2012) - Documentary short on dating abuse

Second Assistant Camera: Confined (2010) - Horror short

Digital Image Technician: Off Madison (2009) - Unaired Ad agency sitcom pilot

Director, Editor, Cinematographer: Another Evening (2006) - Documentary short featuring the Bill T. Jones & Arnie Zane Dance Company

Production Assistant: I Am Legend (2007) - Feature-length science fiction film

Awards

"Best International Documentary Film" Oro Macht Frei - Garden State Film Festival, 2015

Skills

  • Premiere Pro CC
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Photoshop CC
  • After Effects CC (Motion Graphics, Boris, Primatte)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Screenwriting (Final Draft 9, Celtx)
  • Camera Operator (C300, 1D, 5D MK II, PMW EX-1, GH2, GH4, a7sII)
  • Audio Recording & Editing (Boom Operator, Zoom H4n, Edirol R-44, iZotope RX 5 Audio Editor)