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Stephen Michael Jackson

7924 Birchtree Court Springfield, VA 22152 571.403.0778 stephenmichaeljackson@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE

Emmy Award winning producer seeks to leverage entrepreneurial experience and background in strategic communications, brand
marketing and advertising to the benefit of world-class media and technology companies.

EXPERIENCE

November 2002 – Present
Independent Contractor & Entrepreneur
Fairfax, VA

Since 2002, has worked to identify and develop new technologies to help meet the evolving marketing and communications needs of
major media companies.

Also works as an Independent Contractor on a variety of special projects for major media and technology companies, foundations and
start-ups. Project types include strategic communications, brand marketing, corporate communications, video production, live events,
social media development, mobile application development and web design.

Current and former clients include Discovery Communications Inc., The Pentagon Channel, The Toronto Blue Jays, Group Incorporated,
Apple, The Methuselah Foundation, The Rising Oak Foundation, The National Center for Black Philanthropy, Towne Group Inc.,
ONE80 Visual Communications Inc. and PBS.

September 2006 – March 2008
Director, Creative Services
The Pentagon Channel
Alexandria, VA

Joined The Pentagon Channel as an Avid Editor and within a year was promoted to Director of Creative Services. Responsibilities
included providing strategic and creative direction to producers, animators, designers and video editors in the execution of internal
and external communications, short form marketing and promotions, as well as long form programming; including lifestyle series and
documentaries.

September 2000 – November 2002
Supervising Producer
Discovery Communications, Inc.
Bethesda, Maryland

Produced broadcast & non-broadcast video projects for Discovery Exhibits and Events and the Discovery Production Group. Including
directing shoots, writing scripts, producing estimates, creating schedules, managing budgets, producing graphics and animation, as
well as editing in Avid Media Composer. Drove the creative process from concept to completion while seeking input and direction from
project team members. Highlights include producing the 2002 DCI Upfront Overview, producing and directing the 2002 Discovery
Channel Stores Upfront Overview, as well as directing and editing an award winning image campaign for the National Parks Service.

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

December 1999 – September 2000 May 1996 – November 1998
Avid Editor Producer
Discovery Communications, Inc. Uniworld Group Inc.
Bethesda, Maryland New York, NY

November 1998 – November 1999 September 1994 – May 1996
Creative Director Assistant Producer
Administration for Children’s Services DDB Needham Worldwide Advertising
New York, NY New York, NY
Stephen Michael Jackson
7924 Birchtree Court Springfield, VA 22152 571.403.0778 stephenmichaeljackson@gmail.com

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE BRAND EXPERIENCE

December 1999 – September 2000 AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE
Avid Editor AMERICAN RED CROSS
Discovery Communications, Inc. AMTRAK
Bethesda, Maryland AT&T
BRAWNEY
November 1998 – November 1999 BUD LIGHT
Creative Director BURGER KING
Administration for Children’s Services CITY OF NEW YORK
New York, NY COLGATE
CON EDISON
May 1996 – November 1998 GATORADE
Producer GIRL SCOUT COUNCIL OF NY
Uniworld Group Inc. HERSHEY
New York, NY KRAFT FOODS
LINCOLN-MERCURY
September 1994 – May 1996 NUTRAMENT
Assistant Producer SMITHSONIAN
DDB Needham Worldwide Advertising TORONTO BLUE JAYS
New York, NY NYPD
NY STATE LOTTERY

EDUCATION REFERENCES

Tufts University Brian Natwick, General Manager
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science The Pentagon Channel
Medford, Massachusetts Alexandria , VA
703-428-0200
Belmont High School
Belmont, MA Patrice Goldman, Managing Director
180 Visual Communications
Natick, MA
508-651-0180
AFFILIATIONS
David Leavy, EVP, Strategy
The Rising Oak Foundation Discovery Communications, LLC
Board of Directors Silver Spring, MD
2006 – Present 240-662-2000

AWARDS

2008 Emmy Award - “Ultimate Sacrifice” Public Service Campaign for The Pentagon Channel

2003 PROMAX Gold Award & 2003 BDA Silver Award - Outstanding Corporate Communications Video, Executive Producer, 2003 DCI
Upfront Overview

2002 “Silver Screen Award” International Film and Video Festival - “What Will You Discover” :60 National Park Service image cam-
paign, Director and Editor