Videographer, Rod Kirby

Skills

  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Magic Bullet Suite
  • Plural Eyes 3
  • Cinemagraph Pro
  • HD & 4K Video Editing
  • Color Correction
  • Color Grading
  • Audio Editing
  • Live Event Recording
  • Photography
  • Social Video Production

Education

Full Sail University

Bachelor of Science in
Media & Communications

Anticipated Graduation: 12/2018

Memphis College of Art & Design
Program: Digital Media

Attended: 8/2001-5/2003

Career Summary

Versatile and creative visual storyteller with 6+ years of experience in media and video production. Specifically, with corporate videos, marketing videos, TV commercials, social media videos, and live event production.

Accomplishments

  • Produced 21 videos for Memphis Goodwill; including, its new hire orientation, organization overview, and company history videos.
  • Produced 5 employee spotlight videos for Pinnacle Airlines, Inc.
  • Edited 14 speaker and presentation videos for the 2014 Small Biz Tech Summit and NY Business Expo.

Work Experience

January 2017 – Current

Videographer, ARS/Rescue Rooter, LLC., Memphis, TN

  • Responsible for writing and producing all internal and external organization videos.
  • Produced TV commercials, marketing videos, social media videos, and covered various sponsorship events.
  • Recorded and photographed the Tim Tebow Foundation’s Celebrity Golf & Gala Classic as well as the Tim Tebow/ARS Night to Shine press conference.
  • Grew ARS’ YouTube views by 65% in only 5 months.

October 2015 – January 2017

Digital Media Coordinator, Memphis Goodwill Inc., Memphis, TN

  • Responsible for planning, production, and post-production of internal and external organization videos.
  • Wrote and produced a 20-minute company overview video for Goodwill’s retail management job fair.
  • Recorded and photographed live events like the Goodwill Excel Center’s 1st Graduation Ceremony, the Excel Center Voter’s Pep Rally, and the Goodwill SPIRIT Awards.

April 2015 – September 2015

Camera Operator, Memphis Redbirds, Memphis, TN

  • Assisted in the live televised production of baseball games and events at Autozone Park.
  • Operated stationary and roving cameras during live baseball games.
  • Responsible for the safety and security of cameras, audio transmitters, and other production equipment.

April 2009 – March 2015

Freelance Videographer, Kirby Media Productions, Memphis, TN

  • Wrote and produced 5 TV commercials for Wilbert Financial Strategies and Pickering, Williams, and Magee Financial Services.
  • Recorded and photographed 4 stage plays for A.D. Smith & 33rd Productions, McMillon Productions, and Candice L. Jones Ministries.