James K. Stoehr

7080 #B East Burro Lane Prescott Valley, AZ 86314

E-mail: jstoehr@cableone.net

Objective

To create and excel as part of a dynamic and progressive organization, utilizing my expertise, formal education, computer experience and creative vision as it applies to video production.

 

Education

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Indiana, Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Science in Communications Media, 1989

Major QPA – 3.5/4.0

Work experience

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Video Producer Cable One Advertising, Prescott, Arizona

Scripted, directed, shot and edited :30 second commercial spots for air on 17 major cable networks. All projects edited on Accom Stratosphere non-linear editing system. Creation of customized keyable graphics using Adobe Photoshop. Demonstrated ability to juggle many projects simultaneously while maintaining quality, professionalism and budget. Assisted with digital encoding / troubleshooting duties. Received Telly, Videographer and Communicator Awards for outstanding commercial production. June, 1998 to present

 

Creative Director/Producer TCI Media Services, Pittsburgh, PA

Conceptualized and produced long form video segments for air on TCI's photoclassified cable channel, FYI. This was a Top-20 Market, 400,000 subscriber system. Wrote scripts, directed shoot and talent, and edited complete segments utilizing the Media 100 non-linear editing suite. Co-produced "Shopping Pittsburgh" 1/2 hour program. Also produced graphics-based still frame ads. November, 1997 to April, 1998

 

MIS Technician TCI Media Services, Pittsburgh, PA

Oversaw the input and maintenance of all digital and analog media, and CD-ROM archive systems. Researched, designed, implemented and updated company website utilizing web authoring and development tools. January-July, 1997.

 

Consolidation Manager Cable AdNet, Pittsburgh, PA

Successfully led department through three major hardware/software conversions, including the country's largest digital ad insertion system featuring TCI's "supersite" and fiber optic ring. Hired and trained consolidation personnel. Responsible for quality control as it applied to on-air look. Off-line editing of commercial videotape reels for insertion on major cable networks. Planned $200k departmental budget. February, 1991 to December, 1996. Consolidator March, 1990 - February, 1991.

 

 

  • 18 years computer experience including operating systems, popular office applications.
  • Photoshop and HTML website authoring.
  • Excellent project or team leader
  • Well developed interpersonal skills