Suzette Pirozzi Rising

Suzette Pirozzi Rising

Work History

Work History
Dec 2008 - Oct 2009

Senior Coordinator - On Air Promo NBC UNI

BDA - Bruce Dunlop & Associates
  • In charge of pre-production of monthly promos in between NBC - Universal and BDA
  • Oversee promos and presentation deliverables across 14 EMEA territories (Hallmark World: Turkey, CEE, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Russia, Israel, Benelux, Scandinavia, Greece, and South Africa. Movies 24: Emea).
  • Coordinate production of new promos, including assigning promos to producers, arranging the schedule for the edits, and briefing
  • Scheduling the monthly promo schedule into the internal booking system, communicating schedules and changes to promo producers. Managing all stages of post-production, including QCing and delivery
  • Overseeing budgets, good negotiation skills with freelancers and agencies. Developed a solid knowledge of post-production procedures.
Dec 2005 - Dec 2008

Supervisor International On-Air Promos

E! Entertainment Network
  • In charge of the production and post-production teams
  • Coordinate and supervise monthly production of original and re-purposed promos for 10 international feeds (E! International: UK, Italy, France, CEE, Asia, Middle East, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & The Style Nework: UK)
  • Coordinate and direct voice-overs and editing sessions
  • Manage the production of marketing video projects, such as barter deals, sales reels, and launch initiatives
  • Acting as a key asset to the launch of eight international feeds: strategy. localizing, and post-production
  • Oversee production of all promos for air: determine promo needs 9 territories for the E! Network and one for The Style Network.
  • Maintain updated status of production among the Creative Director, Producers, Marketing and Scheduling
  • Creatively maintain files to track weekly and monthly production and budget
Jan 2005 - Nov 2005

Broadcast Production Manager (Freelance)

David & Goliath
  • Opened and issued broadcast jobs
  • Created formal production estimates
  • Verified and processed talent residuals and invoices for the Finance Department
  • Managed production element inventory
  • Managed Broadcast Production Department
Jan 2004 - Dec 2004

Associate Producer (Freelance)

Bluebird Productions
  • Translated contracts and presentations from English to Italian
  • Researched and arranged for shooting locations in Italy for traveling/reality show Pilot
  • Coordinated scheduling for cast, crew and production
Sep 1999 - Oct 2003

Holiday Booking System Trainer

Britsh Airways Holiday
  • Launched new and more efficient training techniques for new hires and existing employees learning new software programs
  • Provided Customer Service assistance for corporate and individual clients
Mar 2002 - Sep 2003

Public Relations (Freelance)

Orlando Convention Center
  • Assisted Italian vendors ith all aspects of trade shows arrangements
  • Liaised between Italian vendors and American buyers
May 1998 - Oct 1998

Executive Accounts Representive

Sabre Italy
  • Responsible for Corporate and Travel Agent accounts

Education

Education
Sep 1985 - Jun 1990

Tourism and Hospitality Management

I.P.S.S.A.R.
  • Marketing and Advertising
  • Foreign languages: English, French, German

Skills

Skills

Computer Skills

Daisy, IBMS-Pilat, On-Air Pro, SAP Billing and Purchasing, Farmer's Wife, Avid, Amadeus

Microsoft Office Applications

French and Spanish

Italian & English

BIlingual in Italian and English

Summary

Fifteen years experience managing in both entertainment and travel industries.

Proficient in planning, detail oriented, and fast-paced problem solving. Recognized for creativity, organization and initiative. Proven ability to be self-motivated and shown flexibility; ability to teamwork.

Objective

To contribute to the innovation, growth and sustainability of an Entertainment/Production company.

Interest

Blogging, Creative writing, Improv and Sketch Comedy.

Outdoors activities: hiking, kayaking, volunteering for environmental issues

References

References

Faouzi Brahimi

“Suzette has been for years a professional in the Entertainment Industry. I had the opportunity to work with her at E! and I would say that her energy, professionalism and her way of thinking always "outside of the box" always impressed me. She's reliable, independent but knows well how to work as a team player. I recommend Suzette to any employer or Business, she will make "miracles" for you.” September 2, 2008

Iggi Ogard

“I worked with Suzette at E! Entertainment for appr 2 years - she is an extremeley hard working, passionate yet practical, very lively and fun person to have around, and I would wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone!” September 3, 2008