MEDIA PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE
• Oversaw production of music videos for recording artists in Ohio, Los Angeles, New York, Puerto Vallarta and Guadalajara, Mexico. Served as Producer and expertly arranged complex custom travel itineraries for high profile artist, management, record executives and crew. Oversaw arrangements from pre-prep to post production, on call 24/7
• Planned, organized and arranged the movement of cast, crew, equipment and supplies to the various filming locations.
• Functioned as Producer, Production Manager, Casting Director, and Artist Coordinator. Prepared budgets, travel arrangements, payroll/per diem, booking locations, insurance and permit documents as well as talent release forms.
• Managed all phases of production: coordinated samples, hired producers and negotiated their fees, documentation, and trademark clearance. Managed daily operations including accounting, road management, album artwork and credits, photo and video shoots, budgets and proposals. Orchestrated album release parties. Hired staff for group and secured performance bookings.
• Managed talent appearances and evaluated marketing materials, such as album artwork and posters.
• Developed key marketing plans and business strategies, as well as a wide range of marketing and promotional materials.
• Provided expert advice to upper management on matters relating to business planning, strategy, hiring, trademark, marketing, collateral materials, internal and external communications, and accounting.
I have been in the industry since 1989.