IAN SHILHANEK

Address 730 Minneopa Avenue, Ottumwa, IA 52501

Phone (319) 505 0170

E-mail ianshilhanek@gmail.com

Website http://ianshilhanek@weebly.com

SKILLS
I am skilled in Adobe Premiere Pro, Audacity, Teleprompter usage, EZ News, Some knowledge with Adobe
Photoshop, Camera work, lighting equipment and microphones

MEDIA EXPERIENCE
WATERLOO BUCKS BASEBALL – Waterloo, IA May 2017-Present
Camera Operator
 Operate cameras for live web stream
 Use cameras to get close ups of plays, fans, celebrations, etc.
 Set up and tear down camera equipment before and after games
 Help maintain a smooth broadcast
INFINITY VIDEO SYSTEMS – Mill Valley, CA June 2016
 Set up and tear down equipment before and after race
 Film clients as they take laps around the track
 Enter lap times into a computer program for later use
 Clips sent to drivers for their use to improve their driving

ESPN 3 – University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, IA Aug. 2015 – March 2016
Production Assistant
 Operate shoulder cameras and stationary cameras
 Use stationary cameras to show the action through wide shots
 Use shoulder cameras to get close ups of plays, fans, celebrations, etc.
 Set up and tear down camera equipment before and after games
 Mentor younger crew members
 Help maintain a smooth broadcast for ESPN 3

UNI VIDEO BOARD – University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, IA Dec. 2014 – March 2016
Camera Operator
 Operate shoulder cameras and stationary cameras
 Use stationary cameras to show the action through wide shots
 Use shoulder cameras to get close ups of plays, fans, celebrations, etc.
 Set up and tear down camera equipment before and after games
 Mentor younger crew members

PANTHER SPORTS TALK – TV Program – Cedar Falls, IA Dec. 2014 – March 2016
Producer, Videographer, etc.
 Filmed sports highlights at various NCAA Division 1 sporting events (Football, Men’s and
Women’s Basketball as well as Volleyball)
 These highlights are used on the weekly UNI sports TV show that airs on multiple TV stations
across the state of Iowa
 Assist with filming interviews with UNI Men’s Basketball coach Ben Jacobson

UNI-TV – University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, IA Aug. 2014 – Dec. 2015
Producer, Videographer, Editor, Writer, Etc.
 Produce, film, edit and write packages for a weekly news/sports broadcast to air live as well as being
streamed on YouTube
 Work as director, technical director, teleprompter, cameraman, sound, floor manager and anchor
during various shows

DAVID O’SHIELDS FILM – Cedar Falls, IA May 2015 – Aug. 2015
Intern
 Assisted with the RISE Project
 The Rise Project is a project about a program for head start schools in the Boston area
 Served as a grip during an interview for the project
 Helped give input on which shots would look good in certain spots in videos and sorted B-
Roll

KULT RADIO – University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, IA March. 2014 – May 2015
Producer, On Air Talent, DJ
 Produced two weekly radio shows for the student operated radio station
 Played music ranging bands of people I know to famous bands
 Talked about UNI sports and professional sports

NORTHERN IOWAN NEWSPAPER – Cedar Falls, IA Feb. 2014 – Dec. 2015
Reporter
 Reported on school and local events for student ran and distributed bi-weekly newspaper
 Developed interviewing skills while working on stories for the Campus Life and News
sections.
 Wrote at least one article per week.

EDUCATION
BACHELOR OF ARTS – University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa May. 2016

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS – Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa, Iowa November 2011 to May
2013