Maria Perez Savelli

Maria Perez Savelli


Oct 1994 - Dec 2000


Universidad Católica Andrés Bello
  • Major: Audiovisual media
  • Coursework included: Photography, TV Production, Radio Production and Film Production.
  • Elective courses: Interactive Journalism and Multimedia Applications Design (Director 6)
  • Selected for the "work and study" program for two years, assigned to the Audiovisual Department.
  • Teaching Assistant for TV Production.

Work experience

Work experience
Jun 2006 - Present

Teaching Assistant

Graduate School of Business at University of Puerto Rico
  • Redesigned EGAE’s website and updated it for over two years.
  • Created and managed several Blackboard courses.
  • Assisted in Faculty’s technology related requirements.
  • Taught a FrontPage workshop for undergraduate students.
Jan 2002 - Aug 2004

Special Events Director (pro bono)

The Film Foundation, Inc.
  • Managed some of the event logistics and prepared marketing materials for Cinefiesta Short Film Festival (2002, 2003 and 2004 editions).
  • Designed corporate image and web site (2002 - 2004).
May 2000 - Jul 2001

Marketing Webmaster

SuperCable ALK
  • Redesigned and updated the company´s website (this included a considerable amount of translation and editing of materials provided by Cable TV networks such as Fox, WB, HBO, etc.)
  • Assisted the Internet Group Manager in Product Development of cable based Internet service and Sales Force training in internet related technologies.
  • Collaborated in the design and application of online based customer surveys.
  • Researched for content on the internet about our competitors and their strategies, prepared reports to the Internet Group Manager.
Jan 1999 - Jan 2000

Internet Navigation & FrontPage98 Web Design instructor

Banco Venezolano de Crédito
  • Developed two workshops and taught them weekly for a year to the bank´s mid and high level personnel (4 hours daily).
Oct 1998 - Jan 2000

Free lance HTML and multimedia programmer

Venezuela Online, Adrenalina Mountain Sports,3M, among others.
  • Designed and/or programmed multimedia catalogs, websites and html individual files.
  • Ocasionally this included digital photo retouching.
Jan 1997 - Jul 1997

Website Coordinator

Bravo Canal 57 (now Puma TV)
  • Research, translation and editing of content of the video music channel´s website.
  • Copywriting and photo selection of the sections.
  • Supervised the updating done by a third party provider.
Sep 1993 - Sep 1994

Junior Copywriter and Proofreader

EMEVE Publicidad
  • Responsible of proofreading all materials produced at the agency.
  • Copywriting of press notes and printed advertising.



Audiovisual Skills

Knowledge of scriptwriting, production, editing of audiovisual content.

Computer Skills

Proficient in MS Office, Adobe Director, Flash, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Premiere. Experienced in digital photography, retouching, banner design, HTML programming, video editing. Some knowledge of audio restoration using Sony Sound Forge.