David Mc Clain

Work experience

Work experience
Nov 2006 - Present


dmdm Productions (formerly known as McW)

•   Filmed, edited, and conceptualized strategic plans involving commercials for student government candidates resulting in over 200 viewings in a one-month period.•   Prepared press releases for local businesses contributing to their initial branding campaign.•   Worked with a local gym to create a campaign to increase brand awareness by 25% by filming and distributing a workout tape.

•   Prepared production schedules for student films

Sep 2008 - Apr 2009

Brand Research Intern

Maga Design

•   Compiled online research for visual information maps, providing support in simplifying complex information and  concepts to visually communicate strategy in the information technology industry and military organizations. •   Catalogued list of over 1,000 contacts to create the framework for a company CRM policy.  •   Researched online content for the company blog. •   Administered the company’s website portfolio of over 40 websites.•   Compiled and analyzed weekly and monthly employee billability reports to aid company human resource  decisions. •   Responsible for the philanthropic activities during the year resulting in a program with the Marie Reed Elementary School to promote the math department resulting in an increased volunteer turnout during the year.

May 2007 - Aug 2008

Entertainment Marketing Intern

6 Degrees Inc

•   Responsible for developing a brand strategy, including planning, coordination, activation, and on-site promotions to supplement the client’s sponsorship with Major League Gaming over the course of the four-month season. •   Presented research reports of current video game, entertainment, and music trends to assist the strategic development of viral marketing launch campaigns. •   Authored training manuals and traveled nationally to train and manage teams of 4 to 8 staff members at brand activation events.•   Compiled information on 200+ Fortune 500 companies for research on philanthropy and sponsorship opportunities during and after the 2008 Beijing Olympics for an Olympian athlete.

Feb 2008 - Jul 2008

On-Campus Representative

American Airlines

•   Co-Sponsored events with student activity groups to establish the American Airlines brand on campus resulting in over 1,000 brand impressions in a three month period.•   Established a study abroad scholarship program at Howard giving students the opportunity to travel while creating a brand preference on campus for international travel.

2007 - 2007

Poetry Teacher

Sitar Center

I volunteered to teach spoken word and other forms of poetry to a class of four pre-teens after-school


Aug 2005 - Present



•    (2006) Founding Member of Society of Collegiate Black Men•    (2006) Campaign Manager of Howard University Student Association Student Counsel President•    (2006) Howard University Entrepreneurial Society Member

•    (2007) Howard University American Advertising Federation Tom Burrell Chapter Member




Adobe Creative Suite

Final Cut Studio

Fluent in Microsoft Office Programs