Gideon Thompson

Gideon Thompson

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Present

In-House Jumbotron Crew - Technical Director, EVS Op, Camera Op, Audio Technician

Oklahoma State University - College of Arts and Sciences

Performed duties of EVS operator, Technical Director, Camera Operator or Audio Technician for live events including OSU wrestling and women’s basketball and Stillwater High School Football.

Dec 2008 - Present

Utility, Runner

ESPN, ABC, FOX, PMTV

Utility: Assisted in the live production of football and basketball telecasts by helping camera operators with cable and batteries, helping to set up before the game and strike after the game.

Runner: Assisted the Operations Director by making runs for supplies, escorting talent around venue, writing checks and maintaining the operations and production trucks.

Aug 2009 - Dec 2009

Reporter

UWIRE

Served as a correspondent covering the OSU football team. Operated camera at games, covered weekly press conferences, interviewed players and coaches, enterprised story ideas, edited packages, served as guest contributor on ESPNU’s Campus Connection.

May 2009 - Aug 2009

Production Assistant

KOSU Public Radio

Wrote, recorded and edited hourly news and weather updates, edited and tagged daily promos for syndicated shows, researched, interviewed, wrote and produced radio feature stories.

Education

Education
Aug 2007 - May 2010

BA - Journalism and Broadcasting

Oklahoma State University

Skills

Skills

Electronic Video System (EVS)

ENG/EFP

Including experience with Sony HDV and Panasonic P2 cameras.

Adobe Audition

Adobe Creative Suite

Including After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator.

Pro Tools

Final Cut Studio

Including Final Cut Pro, LiveType and Soundtrack Pro.