Operations Specialist / Project Manager
- New Orleans, LA
- mike AT cloudswing D0T info
Over a decade of experience working on large scale art projects. I am a problem solver, communicator and team leader. Accustomed to working through chaos and delivering successful results.
Coded ad display product that pulls in, displays and controls 3rd party ads, tracks user interaction and ad events, and measures a campaign’s effectiveness.
Managing properties for short term rentals in Portland, OR, Brooklyn, NY and New Orleans. Marketing properties. Communicating and vetting potential renters. Building teams of owners, cleaners, concierges. Preventing and responding to problems.
Worked on admin team at Jazz Fest.
Served as a leader and infrastructure manager for a dozen large scale art installations at the Burning Man Festival. Served as a problem solver and fixer for art construction crews. Provided leadership for crews of up to one hundred, to safely complete complex projects being built in a uniquely demanding environment - on budget and on schedule. Served on the following crews:
Performed in and conducted cast, crew and audience safely in home-made skiffs in a quasi legal performance of a Greek myth set among the industrial waste and wilderness of the Gowanus Canal.
Trained on the American River. Guided customers safely through Class 3 rapids on the Clackamas River in Oregon.
Senior Flash Developer for rich media campaigns. Also provide technical support to publishers and advertisers. Implemented standards to reporting user interaction.
Built the 1st and 2nd generation of the company’s video ad display product that tracks user interaction and ad events, and measures a campaign’s effectiveness.
Flash and front-end development for fashion, auto, and pharmaceutical industries.
Edited, proceeded news and interviews for a national audience.
ITP is a two-year graduate program located in the Tisch School of the Arts whose mission is to explore the imaginative use of communications technologies — how they might augment, improve, and bring delight and art into people's lives.
Activities and Societies: Produced streaming video events on the web - in the 90s.