I am an award winning Producer/Motion Designer looking for either permanent or freelance opportunities. A seasoned creative with excellent conceptualizing skills and the ability to carry said concepts from storyboard to finished piece unaided or while leading a production team.
A Design Director, complete with a solid background in motion design and production for on-air and print, bringing 16 years of professional experience of design and brand building to most facets of media. I have a passion for creating original and memorable viewing experiences that map to network or agency objectives as well as positive business results while establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all levels of staff and clients.
While employed at Black Entertainment Television for the last ten years, I have accrued extensive experience in broadcast design and video production and possess a hands on proficiency in a wide variety of design and production software and video production equipment. This includes writing the script, budgeting, shooting on HD cameras, editing and compositing at agency level.
As Design Director of Creative Services at BET, I was responsible for the Network Branding from conception to implementation and led the Creative Services team in promo production for both on-air and social media distribution. In addition to On-Air branding, the DC office of Creative Services was also responsible for fulfilling Ad Sales and Integrated Marketing request, this required identifying opportunities and creating sponsored commercials for clients such as Proctor & Gamble, Toyota, Macy’s and JC Penny.
As an award-winning Producer, Art Director and Motion Designer, my diverse design and cultural experiences allow me to work and connect with anyone on any level of the corporate arena and has placed me in various positions and roles. I am proficient in a wide variety of Design and Production software including: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe In Design, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro, Compressor, Poser, Miranda, and Chyron.