Dax Brodhacker

Dax Brodhacker


Aug 2000 - May 2005

Bachelor of Arts

Indiana University

BA, Telecommunications:

Media Industry ManagementMedia Design & ProductionMedia & Society

BA, Communication & Culture:

Communications Principles & Strategem      



-Advertising & Consumer


Film Studies & Production

Public Advocacy




Graphic Design, Photography & Visual Presentation

Computer Proficiency

Both WIndows and Macintosh Operating Systems -Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.) -Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) -iWork (Page, Keyword & Numbers) -iLife (iPhoto, iCal, iWeb, etc.)

Written and Verbal Communications

Work History

Work History

Assistant Page Director

Indiana State Senate

-Represented the state senate, during the 113th general assembly as a member of student services, in a 

 manner that positively promoted the inner workings of the state government 

-Led presentations and tours that garnered interest from the children of the constituency 

-Employed communications skills to build strong working-relationships with Indiana state senators and the staff  that improved my role as senate/student page liaison

Feb 2007 - Present

Assistant Art Director

The Art Dept., Inc./Road Pictures, Inc.

-Collaborate with the Art Director to create an aesthetic environment that matches the director's vision and the  client's expectations on various film production projects

-Scout locations and/or construct sets

-Locate and secure film props. and set-dressing materials within the confines of the budget                                        

-Organize the logistical operations of the art department

-Graphic design of film props./set-dressing materials 

-Arrange film set to create a realistic environment

-Consult director on-location during shoot to maximize production value 

-Identify issues and provide swift resolution to remain on schedule

-Perform maintenance to retain quality and continuity throughout filming

-Prepare expense reports on the art department's budget allocation

Art Director;"Obits.": feature film written by Rob Bola and directed by Joel Umbaugh of Road Pictures, Inc.

May 2005 - Aug 2008

Event Coordinator

Bartco, Inc.

-Designed custom event strategies that effectively addressed the client’s objectives and expectations

-Managed crew and logistical operations for a variety of catered events; including arrangement and execution 

-Strengthened relationships with our clientele, which increased repeat business and referral-based marketing  strategy

Communications Specialist

-Account correspondence

-Developed various marketing materials

-Created internal communications; i.e. Employee Handbook, etc.

-Photographed events to showcase our services in marketing materials

Executive Assistant

-Implemented expansion-based marketing strategy that continues to attract new clients and further market  saturation  

-Helped in development of the business model

-Assisted our Executive Chef during several culinary competitions

*Barto's Catering and Concessions, is the official caterer of the Indiana State Fairgrounds. 









-Social Networking






My objective is to further progress into a full-time career in the communications and media production industries, that will properly utilize my skill set, creativity and dedication.  

As a member of your team, I believe that I would quickly become a valuable asset, helping in the advancement and betterment of the corporation.


-Volunteer, IMIN: Indiana Media Industry Network 2008-Present

-Freelance Artist/Communications & Business Consultant 2005-Present

-Volunteer, Noble of Indiana, 2007-Present    

-Founding Member and External Social Chairman                                                                

 Phi Kappa Sigma, Intl. Fraternity; Delta Pi Chapter,- 2001-2005                                            

-Chairman of Women’s Volleyball and Tennis                                                            

 Indiana University Student Athletic Board, - 2001-2002