Resourceful Project Manager focused on streamlining and improvement of processes for on-time delivery of all projects and deliverables. Self-motivated, innovative and goal-oriented management professional committed to the creative production process. Dedicated team player comfortable working with any group and departments- communication strategies tailored for successful exchange of information. Drives company growth by working effectively with people at all levels of an organization, including customers and outside vendors. Able to compose, arrange, select and provide music branding recommendations for media and advertising.
Project Planning and Development
Media, Advertising Music Branding
Ability to Cross Train on Any Software Application
Streamlining Multi-team Projects
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook
Publishing, Project Manager, 01/2010 to 12/2010 Warner Music Group - Rhino Entertainment – Burbank, CA
Spearheaded all phases of publishing splits for high profile releases such as Jeff Beck, Rod Stewart and The Doors, using Harry Fox, ASCAP, and BMI online databases.
Directed planning and quality assurance efforts for review and confirmation of digital mechanical rates for royalty audit logs on over 20 Chicago digital releases.
Systematized licenses and sensitive documents to assist with NMPA Late Fee Settlement deadlines.
Recommended process and system improvements for streamlining processing Harry Fox licenses in the Rhino Publishing internal tracking system.
Directed daily workflow operations and finished projects within tight deadlines.
Generated bi-weekly production calendars/reports to ensure budget and scheduled deliverables.
Videographer/Producer/Editor, 02/2007 to 12/2009 Berklee College of Music – Boston, MA
Recorded live video of musical performances onsite at Berklee and off-site venues for for cataloging, advertising and promotional media.
Determined deliverables for pre-production images of video recordings; edited post-production footage.
Organized and managed video files; created and updated manuals and spreadsheets for in-house.
Coordinated deliverables for print and online content with artists, publicist, advertising and promotional media contacts.
Cable Dispatcher, 10/2005 to 01/2007 Adelphia Communications – Hermosa Beach, CA
Communicated, monitored and managed status of field activity for technicians and supervisors with check-in reviews.
Scheduled, managed and assigned workload changes via company systems; updated and provided weekly status report to all leads and team members.
Managed client retention by establishing a rapport with clients and resolving issues expeditiously and professionally.
Recommend process, systems improvements for the planning of quality assurance efforts.
Reviewed client concerns and new opportunities to drive business strategy at bi-weekly planning sessions.
Credit/Collections Representative, 08/2000 to 08/2004 SBC Communications – Pasadena, CA
Promoted the up-sell various company products and services to residential subscribers resulting in increased profitability.
Established and developed clear outlines of accounts for receipt of existing and future payment arrangements.
Modified live subscriber accounts within SBC guidelines and applicable laws..
Monitored subscriber timelines and flagged potential issues to be addressed.
Communicated subscriber concerns and new opportunities to drive business strategy at planning and review sessions.
Versatile Percussionist, Composer, Current Independent Music – Global
Sawdust Art Festival 2016 Drum set Laguna Beach, CA.
China Tour 2012-2014
Keep Your Light Shinning Television Show, Modern Drummer School Drum Clinic, Ritz Carlton Portman Hotel
Grand Hyatt Hotel, JZ Jazz Club.
Berklee College of Music 2007-2010
World Scholarship Tour Recipient, Dean's List, Tribute to the Mahavishnu Orchestra Ensemble (David Fiuczynski), 21st Century Groove Ensemble (David Fiuczynski), The Joni Mitchell Ensemble (Abigail Zoster).
Independent Band: Drum set
B.B. Kings North Hollywood, The Gig, The Temple Bar.
Elements of the Outer Ream 1999-2004
Independent Band: Drum set
Lalapalooza 2003, KROQ, CSULB, CSUSJ, Hard Rock Café
Conga Room, Key Club, Viper Room, Dragon Fly.
Long Beach City College Viking Show Band 1997-1999
Dr. Gary Scott
Drums and percussion.
Drums Across California (DAC) 1996-1997
Overall Top Soloist: Drum set.
Bachelor of Arts: Music Business/Management Performance, 05/2010 Berklee College of Music - Boston, MA