742 E. Washington Ave. Orange, CA 92866
Home (714) 771-4655 Cell: 714-403-8851
Real World Strengths
Extensive Operations and Facilities Management experience. Over twenty five years as a professional in the video & television production and post production industry with the ability to lead, teach, manage and motivate others. Expertise in digital and linear post production, studio and facilities management, training, as well as studio and control room design.
2012 –Present Global Eagle Entertainment, Director of Operations, Marina Del Rey
Responsible for approximately six million dollars a year in revenue, and between 60-70 employees for the Worldwide Corporate Headquarters of Global Eagle Entertainment.
Daily responsibilities include: Control costs and coordinate service provider and staff activities. Assist in equipment budgets (gather technical details and costs, etc.) Use organizational skills, problem solving, and creative thinking to resolve issues and drive improvement. Coordinate client deadlines with technical obstacles and creates backup plans in order to meet deadlines. Identify opportunities for savings by process improvement. Maintain extensive interaction with customers and staff is to ensure seamless delivery of services and provide the highest level of client service available.
Collaborate, develop and maintain effective business relationships and communications with corporate partners and internal teams. Serves as the conduit between all the various departments and companies (internally and externally) that make up GEE in MDR.
2000 – Present Bright Orange Productions, Owner
“BOP” specializes in production and post production of Television, Corporate/Industrial and Airline shows. Manage and operate three edit bays, production trucks, HD and SD camera packages, DVD duplication/printing facilities and supervise up to 25 subcontractors. Own, manage and operate (2) Grip/Lighting/Production trucks.
1994-1999 Post Modern Edit, Owner/Partner
Responsibilities included online editor, producer and operations manager. Responsible for edit bay, multi format duplication facility, engineering, installation, design and operation. Built start up business into multi-million dollar facility.
1987-1993 Delta Video Productions, Owner/Partner
Production, post production and duplication facility. Managed and maintained 1500 machine duplication facility outputting over 400,000 tapes yearly. Designed and operated edit bays. Produced corporate, training and safety videos.
1983-1987 American Video Products, Sales Engineer
Professional sales engineer providing knowledge, experience and guidance for customers purchasing all levels of video and audio equipment from consumer to broadcast.
California State University, Fullerton SoundMasters Engineering Institute
Business Administration Video Production/Post Production
Video Symphony TV and Film School
Avid Media Composer
References available upon request.
I have a very nicely equipped 5 ton grip and lighting truck, with or without crew. I'm very flexible on the price and have good references, let me know if you're interested.
I've attached a full list of what's on the truck.
I work closely with 2 different RED owner/operators, Sam Haskell at firstname.lastname@example.org and Alex Alonzo at email@example.com.
RED Epic Packages include: RED Epic-M 5K, RED Pro Primes t1.8 (25mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm, 100mm, 300mm), LCD and bomb EVF, RED Pro Mattebox, RED Accessories, RED DIT Workstation, O’CONNOR 2575D Ultimate Fluid Head.
The 5 ton Grip/Lighting truck and our production team of freelancers are all you’ll need for you next production no matter how big or small.
You’ll find the rates for our services “beat the pants” off any of our competitors. Please don’t hesitate to have us bid on any work you may have no matter how small it may be.
Give us with any questions you may have about our services.
Bright Orange Productions
742 E. Washington Ave.
Orange, CA 92866
We have been in the industry since 1990.