Producer/Director with more than 30 years experience facilitating the creative media production process for global companies looking to promote their brand, product or service. Successful track record in managing the creative process including budgeting, client and agency interaction, strategic use of production methods to maximize ROI while maintaining production standards and meeting multiple deadlines. Extensive experience negotiating budget issues, collaborating with communication industry professionals, and internal & external customers.
Owner of Marvar Media, partnering with brand managers and other marketing professionals, agencies and vendors to provide graphic and video-based creative content across multiple channels for a range of companies in retail and professional environments. Services include creative development & brand/creative strategy, production & project management, budgeting, producing, directing, scripting, studio and field production and managing/directing cast and crew.
Director/Project Manager, P&G Global Business Unit interactive video training modules utilizing proprietary 3D interactive technology.
Emmy award-winning Producer/Director of the nationally syndicated television series Parenting & Beyond hosted by supermodel Kim Alexis.
Co-creator/Writer/Producer/Director of Frequency, a television program hosted by International recording artist Dave Koz, shot at Capitol Records and distributed on PBS.
Producer/Director, nationally syndicated TV program High-Tech Toys for the Holidays, a seasonal TV special.
Director, regional spots for LA Weight Loss. Casting talent, directing on-location shoots, and managing post-production.
Co-Producer/Director of Signature Chefs of Ohio, an Emmy award nominated regional cooking show distributed on PBS.
Writer/Producer, Seven Days of Fall, a documentary on the 1955 World Series.
Honored by the 2005 Aurora Award – ‘Platinum Best in Show’ for Sports Related
Programming and selected for screening by the NY Independent Film Festival.
Producer/Director, ADT quarterly internal video newsletter that garnered an ADDY
Bowling Green State University, B.S., Broadcast Journalism; Minor – Radio/TV/Film