Producer / Designer / Editor
22167 Appleton Drive Boca Raton, FL 33428
Profile: Creative professional with over 19 years experience in the film and television industry. Talents and abilities include producing, directing, writing, editing, videography, print and motion graphics, leadership and communication skills.
Proven creative writing skills including: copywriting and scriptwriting. Accomplishments include numerous scripts written in film and video formats, television/print ad copy and works published in national publications.
Equipment expertise highlights: NON-LINEAR: Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, Accom Affinity and StrataSphere, Media 100, Avid, Discreet Edit. MOTION & PRINT GRAPHICS:
After Effects, Lightwave 3D, Motion, Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark and InDesign.
B.A. in Communications - May 1992...University of Central Florida - Major: Radio / Television Production
Graduate, Stunt Action Stunt School - 1991 - Groveland, FL
MEDIA PRODUCTION DESIGNER – October 2013 to Present
Office Depot Corporation – Scripting, HD videography, editing, motion graphics, chroma-keying and video compression to provide training content to thousands of Associate at corporate and in-store – Boca Raton, FL
PRODUCER / EDITOR – July 2011 to October 2013
SFL Productions - HD videography, editing, motion graphics, chroma-keying and video compression for corporate and broadcast content – Boynton Beach, FL
VIDEO PRODUCTION CONSULTANT – March 2009 to July 2011
PokerTrainingNetwork.com - HD videography, editing, motion graphics, chroma-keying and video compression for marketing / educational content – Pompano Beach, FL
PRODUCTION MANAGER / SENIOR EDITOR – August 2000 to February 2009
Multi Media Productions, “USA” - Responsible for directing 15 creative team members and projects related to the production of several broadcast TV programs, working with Fortune 500 executives and prominent talent including General Alexander Haig, General Norman Schwarzkopf and actress Hunter Tylo. Provided editing, print / motion graphics and logo design services in addition to managerial duties. – Boca Raton, FL
VIDEO POST PRODUCTION INSTRUCTOR - August 1998 to August 2000
Full Sail University – Instructed students in video editing and other post production techniques in a hands-on environment receiving excellent student and staff feedback – Winter Park, FL
PROMOTION PRODUCER / EDITOR - August 1999 to August 2000
FOX 35 WOFL - Writing, producing and editing promos for broadcast TV - Orlando, FL
SENIOR PROMOTION PRODUCER / EDITOR - April 1996 / August 1999
WB18 WKCF - Writing, producing, editing promos and department supervision - Orlando, FL
PRODUCER / VIDEOGRAPHER / EDITOR – June 1991 / March 1996
Freelance and permanent positions in many facets of video and film production with high profile companies including The Discovery Channel, Nickelodeon, Adrenaline Films, Entertainment Tonight and more – Orlando, FL
2002 TELLY AWARD WINNER – Producer / Editor, Best Documentary
2000 GOLD & SILVER ADDY AWARDS – Producer / Editor, Promotional Spots-TV
1999 GOLD ADDY AWARD – Producer / Editor, Promotional Campaign
1998 WB NETWORK AWARD AT PROMAX – Producer / Editor, Best Promo
Michael Dalbey is a great professional. Expert in his field, seasoned with a large experience that can help achieve goals. He helped us with our project in a very timely and skilled manner. We definitely recommend Mr. Dalbey!