Work experience

Work experience

Editor / Videographer

Newslink, INC

Set up, operated, and maintained a daily satellite news feeds covering Capitol Hill and Washington D.C.

  • Shot and edited news packages covering both Democratic and Republican Party Conventions.
  • Provided subscription based news packages via satellite for television stations nationwide.
May 2008 - Present

Senior Editor

TeamDetroit Advertising / Retail First - JWT

Responsible for final delivery of regional dealership advertising.

• Advised on the development of an in-house post-production facility.• Directed the activities of key staff members including production  coordinators, assistants and audio engineers.• Calculated cost and time estimates for projects.

May 1995 - Feb 2008

Senior Editor

Grace and Wild Digital Studios

Created and directed the content, tone, and overall style for nationally televised commercials, corporate videos and multi-media events.

  • Created and presented media plans to clients.
  • Prepared detailed storyboard showing sequence and timing of story development for television production.
  • Directed professional team to deliver quality results, on-time and within budget.
  • Coordinated activities of assistants and other personnel during production.
  • Reviewed, submitted for approval, and revised material to meet personal standards and satisfy needs of client.
May 1993 - Mar 1995


Jackson-Dawson Marketing Solutions

Produced videos and interactive media to be displayed at trade and special production shows.

  • Developed production ideas based on assignment and generated own ideas based on objectives and interest.
  • Conferred with creative, art, copy writing, and production department heads to discuss client requirements, outline presentation concepts, and coordinate creative activities.
  • Managed crew for load-in and load-out of showLocated and secured settings, properties and other production necessities.
1989 - 1993

Producer / Writer / Advertising Sales Manager

Continental Cablevision

Planned and developed pre-production ideas into outlines, scripts, story boards, and graphics for final commercial production.

  • Reviewed advertising trends, consumer surveys, and other data regarding marketing of goods and services to formulate an approach.
  • Wrote advertising copy for use by broadcast and cable media.
  • Collaborated with other writers on specific projects.




1989 - Present




Imagineer Systems tracking software

Various Software Packages

Adobe Photoshop, Ulead Cool 3D, Ulead MediaStudio Pro, Jasec Paintshop Pro, MS Word, Excel, MS Powerpoint (plus the Mac versions - Pages, Numbers and Keynote)

HD D5, HDcam, HDV

Final Cut Pro Suite

Quantel eQ edit systems

Avid DS Nitris


21 years of experience in multi-media and broadcast positions of significant responsibility including Producer and Senior Editor. Skilled in various aspects of multi-media project management, video production and editing, developing creative story ideas, post-production workflow and using the latest electronic media functions.


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AVID DS Certification

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