1363 Orange Blossom Terrace -
Atlanta, Georgia - 30316 - United States
Experienced post-production professional with an extensive background in TV, Film, Animation, Broadcast Design, Graphic Design and Fine Arts. Accomplished builder and licensed General Contractor in Georgia. Experienced in project managing large budgets and executing the creation of complicated elements under the duress of tight deadlines.
Fine Art | Print Design | Special Effects | Design / Build Co. | Producing | Creative Writing | Creative Directing
I also like to remodel, design and build homes in my spare time. www.clearskyhomes.com
|Experience||Professional Experience - All Freelance except last listed - Corporate Listed only|
Georgia Pacific | Atlanta, GA | 2012 - Current Art Director | Post-Production Artist
Producers: Bradford Hinton, Douglas Congleton, Grant Williams
-Art Direction and execution for a variety of animations, special effects and corporate videos. Editing, Logo Design, Motion Graphic Design *(Winner of a Gold Aurora Award and 2 Gold Telly Awards)
Mountain View Group | Atlanta, GA | 2011 - 2012 Post-Production Artist
Producers: Simon Umlauf, Rich Roginski
Credits: World Wildlife Fund, Coca Cola, Raytheon, General Electric
-Execute Post Production duties for a variety of Companies under the guise of MVG’s producers. Editing, Motion design and audio
Mira Design Studio | Atlanta, GA | 2010 - 2011 Graphic Designer | Compositor
Owner, Creative Director: Alex Ragland, Keith Boyd
Credits: Home Depot
-Specialized in After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop.as freelance Graphic Designer for large Home Depot Image Campaign.
Mother Nature Network | Atlanta, GA | 2011 Creative Director | Artist | Animator Project Manager: Andrew Golubock . 404-856-7031 . firstname.lastname@example.org
-Executed the complete SC Johnson Raid Earth Options animation project including original artwork creation in Photoshop, audio composition in Final Cut Pro, and animation development in After Effects.
Atlanta Medical Institute | Atlanta, GA | 2009 - present Producer | Creative Director | Print Designer
Director of Operations: Aaron Rosenhaft . 404-264-9553 . email@example.com
-Creative direction, execution and production of commercials, informational videos, testimonial videos, brochures, posters, trade-show banners, and mall kiosks.
Jump! Studio | Atlanta, GA | 2009 Video Editor | Motion Designer Credits: DIY, Atlanta Motor Speedway, Cartoon Network
Owner: Rob Jameson Producer: Wayne Johnson
-Served as lead Editor for animation/design house’s largest client, the Cartoon Network. Created the 2009 version demo reel for Jump primarily utilizing Final Cut Pro.
70/30 Productions | Atlanta, GA | 2001 - 2006 Animation Compositor
Owners: Matt Thompson, Adam Reed
Credits: Sealab 2021, Frisky Dingo
-Helped develop and execute the group’s unique style of animation using After Effects and Photoshop. This work helped propel the group to execute the currently airing animation, Archer, for FX.
Primal Screen | Atlanta, GA | 2002 - 2005 Graphic Designer | Compositor
Owner, Creative Director: Doug Grimmett Producer: Jim Threlkeld
Credits: Animal Planet, University of Florida, Cartoon Network
-Specialized in After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop.as freelance Graphic Designer for renowned Animation/Design firm
Turner Studios | Atlanta, GA | 1998 - 2006 Editor | Compositor | Designer | Audio
Credits: Turner Sports, Cartoon Network, CNN, TBS, TNT, TCM, Turner South, GameTap, CartoonNetworkLA, TCMLA, TNTLA
Producers: Holly Simpson, Ana Leyva, Mary Rutt, Craig Barry, Craig Murray, Vincent Arrico, John Malone, Douglas Van Sickle - -- -- Contractual, then, Full-Time employee out of college that quickly excelled to top Avid Editor and After Effects Specialist for Turner Entertainment Networks. Demonstrated exceptional drive and creative design skills and was named one of the youngest editors at Turner in recognition of achievements
|Education||University of Georgia | Grady College of Journalism | 1998|
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism | Focus - Telecommunication Arts
Georgia State University
Continuing Education | Over 40 hours of courses in the Graphic Design and Fine Art curriculum
ADOBE CS Training, AVID Training,
|Speciality||Post Production Artist and Designer, Creative Editor and Compositor|
|Cross Platform. Mac or PC|
|Final Cut Pro | Adobe After Effects | AVID Media Composer | Adobe Photoshop | Adobe Illustrator | Adobe Premiere Pro|
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