Video Producer, Editor, Cameraman, Motion Graphics, Marketing Technology.
Lincoln, NE 68502
r h e t t t @ gmail.com
Firespring — Video Producer
JUNE 2015 – MARCH 2017
Produced, shot, & edited video content for agency of record clients in healthcare, agriculture, & recreation vertical markets. Wrote several blog posts featured on company website. Pitched & produced employee showcase series “Better Know A ‘Springer”. Implemented timelapse, slow motion, & 360 degree video technology. Livestreamed events, meetings, & conferences for international clients. Researched and reported best practices on Vimeo, Instagram, YouTube, & SEM. Produced live events for Nebraska FCCLA state conf., Hexagon Corp, & Nebraska Statehood Dinner.
Snitily Carr Advertising — Video Producer
OCTOBER 2005 – MAY 2015
Edited video & designed motion graphics using Final Cut Pro, After Effects, & Adobe Creative Cloud Suite. Brainstormed creative with writing team. Preproduction storyboards and logistics. Scheduled & shotlisted scripted, interview, & live event video productions. Researched, budgeted, & implemented 10GigE SmallTree editing server & AXLE GEAR video content management system. Troubleshot, maintained, & repaired Mac OSX computers & XSAN servers. Authored custom DVD menus and Automator script showing a demo reel for visitors. Edited radio commercials & audio for numerous spots. Authored custom DVD menus and Automator script running a demo reel for visitors.
Time Warner Cable, Nebraska — Web Designer
NOVEMBER 2004 – OCTOBER 2005
Utilized Microsoft .NET platform to update Nebraska Division local website content. Updated HTML Dreamweaver content on local intranet. Create videos for Nebraska On Demand local VOD channels. Awarded for video embedding knowledge at national Time Warner Cable webmasters conference in Florida .
Time Warner Cable, Nebraska — Advertising Producer
JUNE 1999 – NOVEMBER 2004
Edited video on Avid Symphony. Met with small business clients. Wrote :30 Cable commercials. Produced video shoots on location & in studio. Recorded local voiceover talent. Composed After Effects motion graphics. Delivered spots via Beta SP tapes & DVD authoring. Developed online video approval website.
University of Nebraska, Lincoln — Bachelor of Mass Communication
AUGUST 1995- MAY 1999
College of Journalism and Mass Communication- Broadcasting. Minors: Advertising, English, Psychology, History.
Music Director at 90.3 KRNU
Alpha Phi Omega – Co-Ed Service Fraternity
Nebraska Independent Film Projects — President & Board Member
501(C)3 nonprofit dedicated to supporting Nebraska video, film, & motion artists.
Nebraska Film Association — Board Member
3 year term
AB PRODUCTIONS, LLC — Producer & Co-Founder
Film production company has produced two features and numerous award winning shorts screening at film festivals worldwide.
Advertising Campaign Creative Development
Video Production- Scripted, Interview, & Live Event.
Adobe Creative Suite – Video Editing & Motion Graphics
Mac OSX advanced IT support
Video Content Management Systems
Telly Award – Bronze – April 2016 – Tobacco Free Nebraska “Thank You Nonsmokers” car animation with artist Jim Mehsling.
Telly Award – Bronze – April 2016 – CLAAS North America “Lexion Launch video” product introduction.
Telly Award – Bronze – April 2016 – Firespring.org “SaaS Tour video” Show innovative nonprofit website solutions.
Tobacco Free Nebraska
Super Saver/ Russ’s Market
United Way – Lincoln & Lancaster Co.
Nebraska Dept. Economic Development
Nebraska Dept. of Tourism
Nebraska Dept. of Agriculture
Nebraska Soybean Board
Catholic Health Initiatives – Nebraska
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
Center for Food Integrity, Kansas City
CLAAS of North America
Central Nebraska Public Power & Irrigation District
Firespring Brand Team