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Kanan Patel

244 S Main St, Cleveland, GA 30528 kananpatel@gatech.edu 706.878.6889


OBJECTIVE
Seeking to obtain a design-oriented or technical internship to gain professional experience.
EDUCATION
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Aug 2013 Present

SKILLS
December 2012 Present
Programming/Scripting Languages: Experienced Java, Matlab, Python/OpenCV, HTML
Software: Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Gimp
Digital Media: Photography, HD Filming, Creating short films/broadcasts/after effects/commercials/music videos/audio editing
Computer and OS: Windows
Communication: Deconstructing a complex, real-world problem, collaborative teamwork, writing technical reports, determining
client need.
Bilingual: English, Gujarati
Nursing: CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)
PROJECTS
Founding Member of Warrior TV
August 2009 May 2013
Warrior TV is a student operated broadcasting station that broadcasts 100-150 live events per year, participates in national
competitions, government elections, and creates short films, commercials, advertisements, and graphics.
Worked with team of students to design and broadcast a live stream for every event No room for on air mistakes.
Graphics/VideoDirector(20102013)UsedAdobeSuitetoprepareprojectsforeachstream/broadcastshow&plannedout
videoproductionsforshows,broadcasts,andnationalcompetitions.Headofvideography&filmstaff.
FoundingMemberandExecutiveStaffMemberofWarriorTV(20102013)Expandedtheprogramfromonecameraand
tripodtomorethan$30,000worthofequipmentandsoftware.
RecipientofBroadcastVideoProductionAward(20112013)Diligenceforteamworkandputtingonsuccessfulevents.
Winning$10,000forBestOverallBroadcastingNetworkatNationalLevel(March2013)Havingpeoplefromdifferent
statesandcountriestuneintoourlivebroadcasts.
Winning$5,000forBestUseofAdvertisingatNationalLevel(March2012)Makeprofessionalqualityadsforlocal
businessesandfranchises.
Winning$5,000forBestCommunityInvolvementatNationalLevel(March2012)Hostingliveelections,parades,sporting
eventsonstream.
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES & LEADERSHIP
August 2013 - Present
IndiaClubGeorgiaTech(LargestCulturalOrganizationonCampus)
FreshmanRepresentative(2013,2014)Marketingtowardsentirefreshmanclass.
JudgeforEmceeAuditions(2015)ConstructedateamofEmceestoperformforourbiggestevent.
MediaChair(2015)Teamheadforallvideoproduction&marketing.
UISA(UnitedIndianStudentAlliance)
ATLTamashaDanceCompetitionLiaison(2014)Communicatorbetweentheshowcoordinatorsandmultipleteams.
CollegeofComputingStudentOrganizations
iOSClub&DesignClubLearninghowtocreateiOSapps&designusingcreativesuites.
VOLUNTEER WORK
Contributed400+hoursofCommunityServicetotheNortheastGeorgiaMedicalCenter
1stPlaceinTShirtDesignContestfortheMedicalAuxiliary(Prizeof$100)Allvolunteersreceivedashirt.
RecipientofBarbaraJamesServiceAward(givenattheNationalConferenceforHealthOccupationalStudentsofAmerica
inOrlando,Florida)(2012)GoldLevel(250+approvedhours)forcommitmenttocommunityserviceinhealth.
ACADEMIC AWARDS
PresidentsEducationAward(PresidentBarackObamasAwardforEducationExcellenceinrecognitionofOutstandingAcademic
Excellence;signedbythePresidentandreceivedfromtheWhiteHouse)(2010)

StateofGeorgiaandUniversityofGeorgiaAwardforGeorgiaCertificateofMerit(top5%ofallstudentsinGeorgia)(2012)