Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - Jun 2014

Manufacturing Manager

inVision, a division of Stage Front Presentation Systems

Manufacturer of a line of audio/visual camera and recording/streaming systems used in universities and practicing clinics in the medical, veterinary, and dental fields.

Conceived and implemented efficiency processes to move the department from a custom-build shop to a manufacturing center.

  • Responsible for the timely fulfillment of all orders.
  • Assisted with research & development, integrating new product manufacture into the established workflow.
  • Produced trade show presentations and coordinated with marketing personnel to keep product materials current.
  • Generated quick start guides, operating/technical manuals, web content, and sales/promotional brochures.
Jun 2008 - Jul 2013

Project Manager

Stage Front Presentation Systems

Audio-visual systems integrator. Design-build and bid installations throughout the U.S., and in Central America and the Caribbean. Venues include classrooms, conference rooms, boardrooms, auditoriums, and houses of worship for clients in the education, corporate, military, and religious fields.

Responsible for all logistics for audio-visual system installations throughout the U.S., and in Central America and the Caribbean. Venues included classrooms, conference rooms, boardrooms, auditoriums, and houses of worship for clients in the education, corporate, military, and religious fields. Project budgets ranged from $10,000 to $750,000, with a typical workload of 25 to 35 projects.

  • Managed budgets, schedules, crews, equipment procurement and delivery, and training.
  • Coordinated with end-users, engineers, programmers, IT personnel, architects, and other contractors.
  • Accountable for customer satisfaction during install.
  • Integral in developing a quickly-installed, templated classroom system that generated over $5 million annually.
Jan 2008 - Jun 2008

Production Manager, Live Events

Stage Front Presentation Systems

Live event production.

Executed all production concerns for the public and press unveiling of the Gulfstream G-650, a $650,000 production performed before a live audience and live-streamed worldwide.

  • Budgeted and scheduled the production, managing day-to-day work activities and tracking expenditures.
  • Coordinated with the client to incorporate numerous last-minute changes.
  • Produced an ongoing series of related follow-up conferences and presentations.
  • Upgraded and expanded company equipment database to improve efficiency of use and costing accuracy.
Oct 2005 - Jan 2008

Production Manager / Producer

Farmers' Almanac TV

Multi-media startup. Magazine-format television series shot throughout the U.S. and broadcast nationally on American Public Television, supported by a highly interactive and video-rich website.

As Production Manager: Developed and implemented production logistics for two 13-episode seasons of a magazine-format television series shot throughout the U.S., and broadcast nationally on American Public Television.

  • Budgeted, scheduled, hired crew, and secured equipment for all distant and local productions.
  • Designed, populated, and maintained a keyword-searchable database of segment pitch ideas.
  • Wrote web content and marketing materials.

As Producer:  Produced stand-ups and segments for television and web-streaming.

  • Researched and developed stories, pitched ideas to series supervising producer and development committee.
  • Directed crews on location, conducted interviews, and selected B-roll subjects.
  • Supervised post-production process, including work by editors and graphic designers.

Feb 2004 - Apr 2005

Project Manager

KomTech

Cable TV system contractor performing audit, maintenance, and upgrade projects across the U.S.

Managed cable TV system audit and upgrade projects in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and New Jersey. Evaluated systems for bidding, and budgeted prospective projects. Hired and trained employees, supervised crews, and coordinated work with system managers. Created an incentive program to consistently maintain a crew-wide 95+ percent quality rating.

Education

Education

Skills

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