- Oakland US-CA
- [email protected]
I provide the creative spark that ignites things. I tell stories that move people — and move them to action.
See my full profile and recommendations on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/randylyman.
Current Position: Communications Specialist
SEIU Local 1021
March 2007 - Present
I work in the Communications Dept. of SEIU Local 1021, a labor union representing more than 50,000 public service employees in local government agencies, public hospitals, superior courts, and nonprofit organizations across northern California.
Awards from the International Labor Communications Association:
1st Place: Long Video – “Stop the World: 1021 in 2008” (Video Annual Report)
1st Place: Best Design/Non-Periodical – “Forging a Winning Path” (2008 Annual Report)
1st Place: General Excellence/Non-Periodical – “Stand 4 Change” (Nov. 2008 Voter Guide)
1st Place: Best Design – “Special Local History Edition” (Local 616 Advocate, July 2005)
2nd Place: General Excellence/E-Newsletter – 1021 NewsWire (2008)
2nd Place: Best Design/Non-Periodical – “Stand 4 Change” (Nov. 2008 Voter Guide)
2nd Place: Best Labor History Story – “Special Local History Edition” (Local 616 Advocate, July 2005)
3rd Place: Best Editorial or Column – “Tyranny-saurus Wrecks: Proposition 8 and Beyond” (1021 NewsWire, 11/14/08)
WaveMotion (May 2014 - Present)
Video and media services for dance, movement and bodywork practitioners.
Strut Films (November 2012 - Present)
I am one of the videographers on a multi-cultural production team with a mission to capture and honor the global street dance movement in the San Francisco Bay Area and around the world.
Swords & Pens (October 2012 - Present)
Wrote and self-published “Garage Sale Gourmet: Streetwise Shopping for Fun & Profit,” the first (and only) title of the company I founded to publish “practical and principled guides for consumers and citizens.”