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LIKE A PRO BRAND VIDEO
LIKE A PRO, Jan. 2016
Wrote, designed, edited and voiced this brand spot for a sports startup that brings together athletes and fans behind the scenes.

 


TROIKA WHAT IF BRAND VIDEO
TROIKA, July 2016
Produced this video reflecting media brands that have changhed the world.

 


CBS SPORTS ID
TROIKA / CBS, Feb. 2015
Produced this ID for CBS Sports to showcase the many pillars and outlets of the network.

 


ABC NETWORK BRAND PACKAGE
PITTARD SULLIVAN / ABC, Sept. 1999
Produced ABC's 1999 Fall Broadcast Branding Campaign. Managed a team of ten designers, writers, photographers and crew. Responsible for all aspects of campaign from photography of 120 network stars to post production of finished on-air graphic elements.

 


FUSE BRAND CAMPAIGN SPOT
TROIKA, October 2010
Produced Brand Campaign Spot taking FUSE in a new direction and significantly improving production value.

 


POLSKY FILMS LOGO ANIMATION
TROIKA, October 2009
Associate Creative Director of this animation that seamlessly blends multiple filmmaking techniques, incorporating live-action, 3D and 2D compositing.

 

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NTV NEWS NETWORK REFRESH
TROIKA, April 2009
Produced a network brand refresh for an Istanbul-based news network. Challenges included working with an international client
on a tight deadline. Project completed on-time and on-budget.

 

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TV-EN GRAPHICS PACKAGE
TROIKA, Dec, 2008
Produced and Creative Directed a network graphics package for a new network based in Istanbul, Turkey. Managed and oversaw all aspects of design from concept through execution. Project completed on-time and on-budget.

 

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"FLIGHT OF THE FALCON"
DISCOVERY CHANNEL, Producer of "FLIGHT OF THE FALCON": an hour-long documentary that retraces the critical events leading up to, and igniting the Gulf War.

 


"WINGS OVER EUROPE"
Producer of "WINGS OVER EUROPE", the first television program based on, and incorporating, a Discovery CD-ROM. The film won a CINE Golden Eagle for Best Documentary.

 

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DISCOVERY CHANNEL STAFF

1990-1995 - Associate Producer
Produced and Avid edited the graphic opens and teases for Discovery Channel's Wings series. Responsible for the development and production of approx. 50 hours of programming per year. Re-packaged more than 30 hours of acquired and co-produced programs involving hiring and directing talent, re-writing scripts, Avid editing, producing opens, teases and graphic packages, and managing budgets.

 


KONA VILLAGE RESORT
KVR, June 2017
Wrote, directed, filmed and edited this promo for the re-development of the Kona Village Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii.

 


LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY HEALTH
LOMA LINDA, Mar 2018
Wrote, designed, edited, and voiced this piece promoting the university's new global software system.

 


MICROSOFT HOLOLENS
AYZENBERG / MICROSOFT, June. 2015
Produced this spot for Microsoft to showcase their HoloLens platform and it's use in teaching medicine at Case Western University. The project involved embedding 3D holograms into a real world environment.

 


TiVo PERSONAL VIDEO RECORDER

PITTARD SULLIVAN / TiVo, Nov 1998
Produced the interface design, logo, character animations and branding for TiVo's first Personal Digital Recorder. Responsible for all aspects of the project from information architecture through post-production of finished elements.

 

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DIRECTV "NEXT GENERATION" RECEIVER INTERFACE
DIRECTV, June. 2001 - April 2004
Produced the interface architecture, layout, design, and specifications for DirecTV's next generation set-top box. Managed a team of designers, writers, and engineers completing the project on time and on budget.

 


DIRECTV NFL SUNDAY TICKET
DIRECTV, May 2003 - Aug 2003
Produced the interface architecture and design for DIRECTV's NFL Sunday Ticket. The application won an Emmy in 2004 for outstanding achievement in Interactive Television.

 


UNIVERSAL MUSIC VOD

RANDOM/ORDER, May. 2001
Creative Directed the interface design for Universal Music's Videos on Demand service. Responsible for all aesthetic concepts within strict technical parameters.

 


SEACHANGE iTV
PITTARD SULLIVAN, Nov. 2000
Produced the interactive interface for a video on demand and retail application to be distributed to cable operators throughout the country. The applications allow the user to order movies and a variety of foods from their television.

 


HBO VIDEO ON DEMAND

BRAINSTORM COMMUNICATIONS / HBO, Mar. 2001
Produced the interface for HBO's VOD service on the Concurrent and DIVA platforms

 


ESALEN YOGA TEACHER PROFILE
ESALEN, June 2018
Videographer/Photographer/Editor of this piece profiling one of the yoga teachers at Esalen in Big Sur, CA.

 


SPLUNK AWARENESS VIDEO
SPLUNK, Jan 2018
Designer and editor of this video to bring awareness to Splunks' new interface and capabilities

 


FABLE GAME TRAILER
XBOX, June 2012
Senior Producer of the Fable game trailer for the unveiling at E3.

 


INTERNET EXPLORER 9 LAUNCH VIDEOS
MICROSOFT, Sept 2010
Senior Producer of seven videos used for the launch of IE9. The purpose of the videos was to create excitement and explain new browser capabilities.

 


HARRY POTTER DVD GAME

CREATIVE DIRECTOR, Dec 2007
Directed a team of designers and engineers in the production of the Harry Potter DVD game.

 


"300" HD DVD GAME
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, April 2007
Directed a team of designers and engineers in the production of the first HD DVD strategy game. The video above shows how it was made.

 

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SCOPE SEVEN
VP CREATIVE DIRECTOR, 2005-2008
Senior executive responsible for department of twenty designers and producers. Initiated workflows and processes that increased efficiency. High design standards and outstanding client feedback resulted in the company being purchased by a public firm in 2007. www.scopeseven.com

 


ACADEMY AWARDS 2000 WEBCAST
PITTARD SULLIVAN / ABC, Mar. 2000

Produced the official live webcast of the Oscar 2000 ceremony for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences and ABC Entertainment. Responsible for all aspects of project from website design to the live webcast from the Shrine Auditorium.

AWARDS
2004 Emmy Award
Interactive Television: "DIRECTV NFL Sunday Ticket"

2001 BDA Gold Award
TiVo Animated Open

1995 CINE Golden Eagle
Best Documentary: "Wings Over Europe"

1994 Monitor Awaards Finalist
Opens & Teases: "Wings of the Red Star"

1989 Kodak International Photo Awards
Finalist: "Pelican Sunset"


EDUCATION
Lafayette College
, Easton, PA
B.A. Business and Economics, 1989

Rockport Film & Television Workshops
Cinematography, 1994


OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
Professional Photographer
Clients include Discovery Channel, ABC, MGM, Learning Channel

UI & Information Architectect
Examples here


Dual citizenship US / UK
Extensive world travel to over 20 countries.

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