Marc Cerutti | Producer Editor Director Cerutti Productions

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Marc Cerutti






Over 35 years of production experience in advertising, marketing and entertainment. Extensive acumen with bidding, estimating and producing TV commercials, documentaries, network promos, television programming and music videos for advertising agencies, corporations, marketing firms, design studios and TV networks. Industry recognized award-winning producer, writer, director and editor for long and short form. Broad creative project management experience from initial concept to final delivery. Extensive experience with business, technical and creative leadership of large and small budget environments including the directing and negotiating of all associated on and off-air talent. Oversee creation of CGI 2D/3D graphics and animation including creative development and technical production capabilities. Manage large teams of internal and external personnel to optimize web, mobile, TV and other media platforms including re-purposing materials and optimizing production and post-production efforts for additional markets and revenue streams. Ability to tactically and strategically take ownership in a fiscally conservative and responsible manner overseeing large cost centers of talent, camera, lighting, audio, location and set management resources and the entire post production process. Great success in achieving superior results within strict budget and deadline constraints. Extensive experience with contract, legal and business affairs negotiations and drafting and modifying complex legal agreements to optimize return. Ability to manage consistent and effective modality within marketing, public relations and commercial sponsorship by utilizing primary and secondary research data to optimize marketing strategies. Skilled in formulating marketing plans, budgets, documentation, metrics


NY 1981 .present Write. Joe Pags).Cerutti Productions. financing and day-to-day operations of a fullservice production and post-production/finishing company.New York City. Business & Technical Creative Development ● Creative Direction ● Monetization of Creative Product ● Marketing ● Contract and Deal Negotiations ● Crew and Human Resource Management ● Budget and Schedule Management ● Budget Reconciliation and Reporting ● Creative Writing and Research ● Site. in San Antonio. FBD Frozen Beverage Dispenser. TXDOT and New Jersey Tourism Board Campaign. art direction. Writer President .Cerutti Productions. Inc. Inc. responsible for proposal creation. Editor. train. creative process and delivery. direct and edit TV commercials and various corporate communications for clients that include Clear Channel Radio (Q101. directing. KJ97. Director. and budgets. Conducted client contract negotiations. Areas of Strategic and Tactical Competency Creative. Writer President . mentor. UFCU. production and creative personnel. casting.Marc Cerutti | Producer Editor Director Cerutti Productions Page 2 of 6 and analyses for internal and external interests. script writing. San Antonio Water System (w/George Strait).html 4/3/2013 . Direct client contact. Producer. Garcia 360. Total project controls for budgets. located in Midtown Manhattan. visual effects and traffic of final commercials. HoltCAT. Worked directly with clients creating and submitted proposals. WOAI.2002 Responsible for overseeing the development. produce. Director. negotiated http://cerutti. Editor. Mix 96. hired and supervised all full time and freelance sales. Sosa & Sosa. The Richards Group. hire and develop all levels of business. Managed. PSCU. . bids. picture and sound editing. Fieldstone Homes. Thompson Marketing. Unique ability to direct. Including. TDECU. videography. deal and contract negotiations. technical and creative staff to lower turnover and improve performance. Artpace. Location and Logistics Execution ● Casting ● Set Design ● Studio Management ● Consistent On Time and On Budget Production Management ● Editorial Management and Participation ● Technical Management of SD and HD Delivery and Archiving ● Process Optimization to Increase Productivity ● Multiple Simultaneous Project Management ● Function Tactically and Strategically in all of the above PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Producer. Texas 2002 . LKM Advertising. Regional & National Political Wellmed. Georgia Pacific. budget creation. vendor identification and selection and the purchasing of production and post-production equipment. but not limited to producing. set design.

WWOR Television. Sharp Electronics. directed and edited a variety of projects simultaneously. Hawaiian Tropic. Doremus & Company. Teacher's Insurance. Givenchy. Specifically proposed concepts. wrote scripts. television distribution contracts and home video distribution contracts. Christian Dior. Hammond Farrell Advertising. Met Life. Continental Airlines. Kal Kan. The Discovery Channel. CocaCola. performed supporting market research. Writer 1975 . United States Secret Service.1979 http://cerutti. Del Labs. Estee Lauder. USA. New York City Police Department. Army & Army Reserve. Wrote. product sales participation. Philip Morris. licensing and marketing. NOTED CLIENTS: Airborne. art direction. Piaget Watches. Built a noted reputation for being accountable for every strategic and tactical detail of a project and bringing it to fruition on-time and under budget. audio production. Barclay's Bank.Reggae Montego Bay in 1992.A. Managed the direction and execution of maintaining creative vision and intent while allowing for adjustments and enhancements in response to markets or new data. Mars. Produced “Dancing In The Dark” music video with Bruce Springsteen for director Brian De Palma. Brother. BMW.S. Griffin Bacal Advertising. DP. Evaluated markets and created new businesses opportunities by forming strong. Foundation For The Blind.. VISA U. Bates. RJR Nabisco.“Real Men Don’t Watch Pre-Game” – sponsored by Playboy. Oversaw and performed casting. Produced and edited 26 concert shows for Sumfest . Editor. Hooters and NFL Sports Cheerleaders. Producer. Guess Jeans. filming. Esquire Magazine. Worked directly with attorneys to structure and secure financing from equity investors for TV programming. Evaluated. Director. SAG.. Coast Guard. vendor contracts. McGraw Hill.html 4/3/2013 . produced. Xerox. solicited and tracked incoming projects for potential development. Lockheed Martin Missiles & Space. Ceran Glass. Sally Hansen.S. Hasbro. MasterCard. Inc. GE Americom & GE Astrospace. Managed the direction and creation of commercial package and logo designs. Schott Glass. Playboy. Kimberly-Clark. Helped clients optimize production workflow and capital return with innovative ideas and re-purposing of materials for cross-platform The Federal Reserve. AT&T. Spiegel.S.Marc Cerutti | Producer Editor Director Cerutti Productions Page 3 of 6 contracts for distribution. Created and maintained complex production and delivery schedules and managed all aspects of film and video projects from concept inception through final delivery. Citibank. DuPont. produced and directed a 2-hour live PPV special from Paradise Island . EMI Records. U. U. location contracts. cinematography and Steadicam operations. Cotton. New York City Housing Authority. various union contracts. Identified sources and obtained production and Errors and Omissions insurance as required. Meredith Publishing. strategic business alliances. Prudential. From a Business Affairs perspective I created and negotiated contracts for music licensing. Johnson & Johnson. American Express. AFTRA. set design. visual effects. freelance creative contracts. Flame Glow. editing. Mobil Oil.

creative people who taught me and gave me countless opportunities to learn and grow. “The Divided Trail . I had access to cameras.” Over an 8-month time period I created and shot the pilot “Soldier Girl” and second show “Flight School. “Women on Top” Mt. “Leonard Crowdog” WNET TV American Indian Special. “Peter Beard and Cheryl Tieges in Africa” A photojournalist’s safari. I will be forever grateful to all those great. “The Man Who Loved Bears” Stouffer Productions CBS-TV Prime Time animal documentary narrated by Henry Annapurna climb by an all women team. I was able to be involved in all aspects of the show. Funded by The Tape House and Editing Concepts. During the golden age of budget-free sports programming. “Last Train To Pittsfield” WNET TV Special. Ayer. “The Body Human – The Vital Connection” Medcom CBS-TV Prime Time Emmy Award winning documentary series. “Beware The Tianic” 35mm foreign horror film. mixing and release print color correcting. “Op Sail” Decca Marine Documentary. film and corporate communication projects to include: American Film & Video Festival AFVA . With production and film editorial rooms under the same roof. “Wings Over America” Paul McCartney. Nagras.html 4/3/2013 . In 1979 I founded the firm. the U. creative and technical efforts have been recognized over 89 times by numerous industry associations and festivals for specific productions in television programming.” We edited and developed the series with the Katz Agency. commercials. I was lucky enough to work on a number of exclusive ABC Wide World of Sports and American Sportsman Prime Time and regular specials. I worked my way up the ranks quickly and learned all the aspects of technical assistant editing and creative picture.A Native American Odyssey” WNET TV American Indian documentary nominated for Academy Award best documentary. and “The Edge” WNET documentary. Inc. I was the youngest film editor in IATSE Local 711. Army and N. including “The Flight of Double Eagle II” a documentary about the first Trans-Atlantic balloon crossing. Nightshade Pictures. AWARDS My business. Nightshade Pictures developed a 26-show 1-hour documentary series I created called “The Making of a Professional. music and sound effects editing. References available upon request. “Last Rights” WNET Children’s show. “Death Collector” 35mm feature film starring Joe Cortese and Joe Pesce. International Race of Champions IROC w/Jackie Stewart and a few others. “Time/Life Animal Films” 60-minute shows. lighting and Moviolas. I was the 5th employee of what was to become a staff of 26 full-time production and post-production employees and hundreds of free-lance creatives that were sent around the world to film the first international children’s TV series. So I started my own production company and did a variety of work on projects that include: “Oomoto” a Japanese TV documentary.W. and functioned as a Partner/Writer/Producer/Director/Cameraman and Editor. 35mm concert feature film.Marc Cerutti | Producer Editor Director Cerutti Productions Page 4 of 6 I cut my teeth in the film business by working on 78 Big Blue Marble shows over the course of 3 seasons.American Film & Video Association American Society for Industrial Security Association of Visual Communications Cindy Awards http://cerutti.S. During the off seasons at Big Blue Marble I met senior executives who offered me a wide selection of free-lance work. “The Predators” Stouffer Productions NBC-TV Prime Time animal documentary narrated by Robert Redford.

A.Marc Cerutti | Producer Editor Director Cerutti Productions Page 5 of 6 CINE Awards Chicago International Film Festival The Film Council of Greater Columbus Galaxy Awards Houston International Film Festival International Film & TV Festival of New York Intercom Film & Video Festival of Chicago International Monitor Awards ITVA Video Festival Mercury Awards Monte Carlo Film & TV Festival National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (Emmy) National Educational Film & Video Festival New York Film & TV Festival Peabody Awards Questar Awards Society for Technical Communication The Telly Awards U. Industrial Film & Video Festival This URL: http://www. Film Festival Marc Cerutti Cerutti Productions Histories http://cerutti.html 4/3/2013 .

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