Responsible to maintain deadlines appointed to each filmmaker including script submissions, edits and final delivery of feature.
Freelance Development Executive
Wasted Talent Entertainment - New York, NY
Lead creative development, packaging and pitching of various critically-acclaimed, award-winning IDW published properties such as Crawl To Me, Killogy and The Shunned One for film and television adaptations.
Developed and produced an animated proof of concept teaser for Killogy featured in Rolling Stone Magazine 2015. Garnered over 200k Vimeo views within it's first week.
Executive In Charge of Production
The Collective - Beverly Hills, CA
Performed heavy contract negotiation, product packaging, day-to-day production management, creative development and general oversight of five film productions from pre- production through post to delivery.
Served as Executive Producer for "V/H/S Viral" the 3rd chapter in the internationally acclaimed “V/H/S” horror anthology franchise. Oversaw production workflow from development to delivery. Distributed by Magnet Releasing theatrically, VOD and SVOD.
Lead script development for feature film "Siren" distributed by Chiller Network. and Sony.
Director of Acquisitions
Salient Media - Beverly Hills, CA
Oversaw acquisitions and development for elevated genre line in conjunction with leading horror brand www.bloody-disgusting.com
Licensed genre content for multiple domestic platforms both short and long form to be released theatrically, VOD and SVOD.
Consulting and collaborating with programming and marketing departments to develop release strategies for films.
Company representative at various Film Festivals and film markets including Sundance, Toronto International Film Festival, American Film Market, SXSW and more. Engaged in bids for new film content for distribution.
MTV Networks - Santa Monica, CA
Responsible for identifying, developing and creating new scripted features for the network.
Served as collaborating network producer on the international hit “My Super Psycho Sweet 16” franchise. Was involved in day-to-day production from development to final delivery. The first film in 2009 was well received by both critics and audiences. It delivered the network's strongest rating. Among female teens, the film ranked #1 in its time period versus all ad supported TV competition and #2 overall across all television competition behind only Disney. The films marked the first ever made for TV film franchise to become a sucessful televised trilogy which concluded in 2012.
Developed and co-produced the teen thriller “The Truth Below” which aired in 2011 to solid ratings for the network.
Conceptualized the promotional 2012 MTV Movie Awards contest that tied into the "My Super Psycho Sweet 16 part 3" release by utilizing on-air exposure along with Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and top online entertainment sites to drive awareness.
Executive Assistant To President Of Entertainment
MTV Networks - Santa Monica, CA
Managed the day-to-day office operations and administration of the President Of Entertainment Brian Graden.
Heavy phones and rolling calls.
Managed domestic & international travel itineraries.
Maintaining and submission of expense reports for reimbursement.
Preparing and editing correspondence, reports, and presentations..
Script reading and full written coverage.
Creating and compiling of development notes on scripted series content before air dates.
Acted as liaison for A-listed talent and high level executives.
DreamWorks Studios - New York, NY
Assisted with all day-to-day operations of east coast satellite office.
Heavy data entry including: creating detailed spreadsheets for office inventory and vendors. Also updating of all facility files and contact lists.
Assisted top-level executives working in NY office including DreamWorks partners Jeffery Katzenberg and David Geffen when in town.
Oversaw set up of off site pitch meetings including the hit animated film “Flushed Away” for Jeffery Katzenberg and Hugh Jackman.
Responsible for running all audio/video equipment including taping and dubbing of various requested Television shows, talent appearances and EPKs.
Assisted in coordinating casting sessions also filmed auditions for DreamWorks studio projects.
Provided support for New York departments with special events, premieres and Junkets.
Responsible for all mailroom/kitchen activities including, Vendor accounts outgoing/incoming mail and packages, office/kitchen supply and food orders, copier maintenance.