John Porter

Franklin Park, New Jersey

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Sports Television

Phoenix Communications, NSS Sports Group, South Hackensack, NJ 09/2010-05/2011
CBS College Sports, New York, NY 01/2007--03-/2009
NBC Maury Povich Show 08/2007-2/2008
Bader News Group, New York, NY 04/2007-08/2007
ESPN Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith 10/2006 -01/2007
Part Time News Assistant (Game Master)
• Encode video for NBC’s local affiliates
• Follow all sporting events via monitor and Twitter
• Communicate news stories to and from NBC’s local affiliate
Part Time Free Lance Production Assistant
• Produce sports highlights for live television.
• Produce sports highlights for the web.
• Assist in finding footage to use as highlights
• Layout and describe footage for highlights
• Voice over footage and Time Line
• Video Logger
• Teleprompter
Casting Coordinator
• Produce Audience for live taping
• Plan and coordinate studio set up prior to taping
• Direct audience reactions during taping
• Oversee security of audience members and talent
Production Assistant (Traffic Coordinator)
• Schedule recording times
• Keep track of programming
• Assist in the creation of marketing material for clients
• Urban Liaison
• Screen programs for client news footage
• Transcribe news clips for tracking reports
• Prepare and keep track of media storage (Beta tapes, VHS, Dvr’s)

Production Assistant (Casting Coordinator)
• Research upcoming guests for show
• Design precise promotional plan to target the audience of guest target market
• Organize marketing data related to guest information
• Promote show directing interacting with potential audience members
• Interact with potential audience members via message boards and forums

Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ, BA, University College, May 2005
Major: Sociology

I have been in the industry since 2006.

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