Résumé

Nice Guy for Hire

Professional Experience 

dPost
2018 – Present; Buffalo, NY
• Director of Post-Production

Pace Communications
2017 – 2018; Greensboro, NC
• Senior Video Editor & Resident Video Geek
• Edit and develop video content

Mullen Advertising
2010 – 2017; Winston-Salem, NC
• Senior Broadcast Editor & Resident Video Geek
• Edited broadcast commercials
• Produce, shoot, edit short films and online content

Paper Route Productions
May 2014; DIY Network’s “Garage Gold,” Greensboro, NC
Camera Op, “A” Camera

Zebratape Productions/Ma’s Meatloaf
2011 – 2012; “Granted,” Buffalo, NY & Winston-Salem, NC
Co-produced, shot, edited, and color graded Anthony Vescio’s feature film, “Granted

Film Whisperer & SV2 Studios
July 2010 – November 2010; “Hellphone,” Winston-Salem, NC
• Rotoscoped and motion-tracking on VFX shots

Arnold Worldwide
2008 – 2009; Arlington, VA
• Edited broadcast commercials, agency reels and case study videos
• Animated storyboards
• Produced short films
• Digitized and logged footage
• Authored DVDs and compressed files for various uses

Where They Roam Films
March 2008; “Poundcake,” Buffalo, NY
• Created signage, props, and memorabilia as the film’s Graphic Designer

Mythological Beast, LLC
July – August 2007; “The Cuckold,” Buffalo, NY
• Crewed as a gaffer, dolly & crane grip, set designer and graphic designer

Buffalo Nickel Productions
April 2007; “Banshee,” Buffalo, NY
• Responsible for cinematography on a feature film, including overseeing other camera operators and a second unit crew

Bidwell Productions, LLC
January – March 2007; “Discs,” Buffalo, NY
• Produced, shot, and edited a television pilot

3C Multimedia
November 2005 – March 2008; Buffalo, NY
• Produced, directed and edited short films, music videos and TV commercials
• Operated cameras and camera equipment
• Designed websites and print materials

Skills
Adobe CC & CS, Final Cut X & 7, ARRI/RED/RAW/DSLR workflows (among others), Blackmagic, SONY, and Canon cameras, Da Vinci Resolve, Red Giant Magic Bullet Suite.

Education
SUNY at Buffalo. Bachelor of Arts in Media Study for Video Production. Music Minor (2006)

Achievements

The Shorty Awards (The Best in Social Media)
“Pure Imagination Project” – Alzheimer’s Association
• Winner in Medium-Length Video, Spokesperson
• Gold Distinction in Storytelling
• Audience Honor in Health & Fitness
• Best Social Good Campaign

The 48 Hour Film Project
Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project 2017; Best Film, Audience Favorite, Best Writing
Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project 2016; Best Editing, Audience Favorite
Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project 2015; Best Film, Audience Favorite, Best Writing
Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project 2013; Best Writing
Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project 2012; Best Editing
Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project, 2011; Best Film, Audience Favorite
Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project, 2011; Best Film Runner Up, Best Editing, Best Cinematography
ActionFest’s “30 Seconds of Action” Challenge, 2011; Grand Prize Winner
Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project, 2010; Audience Favorite
Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project, 2010; Best Editing, Audience Favorite
Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project, 2009; Best Film, Best Editing, Audience Favorite
Washington, D.C. 48 Hour Film Project, 2009; 2nd Runner Up
Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project, 2008; Best Editing, Best Direction, Audience Favorite

Bonus Materials
Helped make videos for five successfully-funded crowd-source projects – a film, two restaurants, a UI tool, and a farming school
Personal Heroes: Michael J. Fox & Batman
Owns original pen & ink cover art for Ghost Rider #28P
Interned at the recording studio owned by the Goo-Goo Dolls