Producer/director with credits in the US and UK in broadcast television, corporate video and online instructional/promotional video content. Previous employers include High Noon Entertainment, People Productions and in the UK ITV, Channel 4, Teachers' TV and numerous public/private corporate clients.
Currently: Supervising Producer with Denver-based mybluprint.com (formerly Craftsy/Sympoz). Creating online crafting classes with subject experts (instructors) at their center. Fast turnaround, deep content knowledge, ability to support and direct novice on-screen talent to enable compelling and cohesive 2-3 hr paid-for online classes that appeal to a discerning and niche audience.
Most recently key member of Bluprint Together: short form content for kids and family viewing.
2011-2013 Producer of corporate and commercial content for numerous clients with Boulder-based People Productions. Responsibilities included script and web content writing, production management, directing, client and vendor liaison.
2011 "NuRoom" Writing and directing an eight minute pilot episode of a kids' makeover show for Kidzera - a website, new media and magazine aimed at teenagers.
"Food Network Challenge" and "Last Cake Standing" High Noon Entertainment for Food Network (2011) Field (studio, kitchen) producing one cake artist and their assistant as they battle to create the best extreme cake in an eight hour time limit and against any number of forfeits, feats and tasks...
"Countrywise" (2009-2010) Assistant Producer on this primetime network ITV show celebrating the landscapes of Britain and the people and stories behind them. Sourcing contributors, recceing locations, compiling briefs and creating shooting schedules, script-writing and background research.
"Handle With Care" (2010) Producer of this 30 minute short film made with young people from the Care System and a community of volunteers. Winner of the Best Short Film in the 2010 Midlands Royal Television Society Awards and Young People and Children Now Award.
"Slim To Win" (2008) Series producer of regional six-part series featuring 7 slimmers and their race to get healthy. Took an existing format and injected a reality twist to make the program a more dramatic offer.
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