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Apt 5 • West Hollywood, Ca, 90046 PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Wiser Post / Lockbox Entertainment - Hollywood, Ca January 2011Present POST PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR’S ASSISTANT – WISER POST  Quality check approved trailers and television spots for nationwide and international markets before shipping  Send final feed email on approved spots shipped  Quicktime creation and FTP posting  FTP file Management  Supervise audio and video asset layback  Listing rough cut edits for graphics, video and audio asset ordering  Call in runs and arrange drive-ons for studio lot access.  Courier and hand delivery of high security footage and assets.  IT Management  Software/Hardware upgrade technician  Prepare Marketing Keynote/Power presentations ASSOCIATE PRODUCER / ASSISTANT DIRECTOR– LOCKBOX ENTERTAINMENT  Managing set schedule, logistics, craft services, build up and break down of equipment/set  Read and Review Scripts  Post Casting Calls  Schedule Auditions/Call-Backs with talent  Maintain Casting Schedule  Setup and run A/V during auditions  Prepare and Email materials needed for audition Appointments  Modifying/Re-Formatting Scripts using Final Draft or Movie Magic Screen Writer  Create and Manage Production Schedule on Movie Magic Scheduling  Call sheet creation and distribution  Location Scouting/Booking ABC Family Creative - Burbank, Ca June 2009- January 2011 PRODUCTION ASSISTANT, FREELANCE  Self edit content for re-issued on-air promos and presentation videos for broadcast, viral distribution and Keynote presentations.  Schedule, supervise and direct online editing, VO & audio sessions for re-issue/viral promos  Order graphic element packaging for promo creation and re-issues  Manage Script and Music Cues entries on File Maker Pro  Responsible for maintaining weekly on-air promotions production schedule, keep track of deadlines and on-air broadcast deliverables schedule  Create, quality check and deliver reels of assets approved for nationwide television broadcast.  Manage workflow, creation and troubleshooting of digital delivery for SD and HD assets  Supervise graphic creation and direct voice over talent for creation of promotional billboard assets  Collect competitive video and print media from internet, Television, magazines, or billboard sources for department-wide review.  Meet with Media planners to decide what promotional assets are available and what needs to be created for ABC Family’s off-air media plan





 Manage and maintain work orders on On-Air Pro (A File Maker Pro database)  Manage ABC Family media relations coverage to create weekly presentation Quicktimes and
DVD’s  Work with Broadcast Graphics to coordinate approval, delivery and feed of Snipes for broadcast INTERN January 2009May2009  Clerical duties include: Faxing, Messenger deliveries, fed-ex, courier, update/create Excel logs  Shadowing Writer/Producers, Editors and Production coordinators Partners Federal Credit Union - Anaheim, CA March 2007- January2009 VIDEOGRAPHER  Assist with the content development of videos and shorts to be presented in monthly staff meetings  Cinematographer, Story board developer, Camera operator, Editor, Green Screen Compositor PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE Director/Digital Effects Editor/Sound Design Comatose/CSUF Short Student Film Director/Preditor/Digital Effects/Sound Design Dear Zach/CSUF Short Student Film January 2009 – May 2009 Fullerton, CA October 2008 – November 2008 Fullerton, CA

**both shorts were selected to be screened at the Newport Beach Film Festival in their respective years**

Writer/Producer/Editor Never Want to be Without You Music/MoFilms Pepsi Films Entry November 2010December 2010 **Ranked In Top Ten Worldwide** Associate Producer /Assistant Director / Post Audio Assistant September 2011 – December 2010 I Think My Facebook Friend is Dead / Lockbox Entertainment Inc. Feature Film EDUCATION Bachelor of Arts, Radio TV & Film Emphasis in Television and Film Production/Post Production California State University, Fullerton Graduated May 2009 Associate of Arts, University Transfer in Theater Arts Santa Rosa Junior College Graduated May 2006 ACQUIRED SKILLS

 Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish)  Proficient in: Final Cut Pro 7, Final Cut X, Color, Motion, Sound Track, Garage Band, DVD Studio Pro, Magic Bullet Looks,
Photoshop CS5, After Effects CS5, CS5 Bridge, Encore, Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Snaps Pro (web video capture), Filezilla, Fetch, Movie Magic Scheduler, Final Draft, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher, Outlook, Entourage, Pages, Keynote, File Maker Pro & Xytech.

REFERENCES Stacy Asturias VP of ABC Family On-air Creative 818-955-6738/818383-3329 Dave Humphreys Creative Director - ABC Family On-Air Creative 818569-3382/818-631-0934 Denise Mark Creative Director – ABC Family On-air Creative 626-226-7057 Dalia Ganz Marketing Manager ABC Family 781-888-1183 / 818569-4888

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