Charles Egerton resume

Charles Egerton

cfegerton@aol.com

 

OBJECTIVE:

Position utilizing 30 plus years of professional, award-winning production experience to create effective video productions and exceed the expectations of the client.

 

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE:


January 2007 to Present                           Egerprise Productions LLC


Producer/Director/Writer/Cinematographer/Editor

             ·       My company, Egerprise Productions, provides writing, shooting and editing for commercials, web, corporate and documentary productions.


January 2007 to Present                           Freelance Media Production Specialist 

Producer/Director

·        Produce, write, direct, shoot, edit and narrate commercials and documentaries.

          

Camera Videographer

·      Operate camera for live stage events and webcast, Cincinnati Reds, Bengals, college and high school football, basketball, baseball, soccer, 

     hockey, wrestling, volleyball


January 2012 to 2015                                Life's Eyes Media

Videographer/Editor

·        Cinematography and edit commercials and long form programs.

 

May 2007 to Present                                 Telecommunications Board of Northern Kentucky

Producer/Director

·        Produce, write, direct, cinematography, edit and narrate one hour documentaries.

·        Edited a variety of productions using Avid Express Pro with Avid FX.

·        Create graphics utilizing Adobe Photoshop CS3.

·    Produced, directed and technical directed live multi-camera productions.

 

April 1994 to December 2006                  Time Warner Cable Television

Producer/Director

·        Produced, wrote, directed, videography, narrated and edited commercials and long-format programs.

·        Produced, directed and technical directed live multi-camera productions.

·        Supervised and directed crews of 20 production and support staff.

·        Edited variety of productions using Avid Media Composer.

·        Created graphics utilizing Adobe Photoshop.

·        Worked with clients to develop creative look of advertisement/program to surpass clients expectations.

·        Coordinated multiple production projects to insure all are completed within required schedule.

·        Engineered for production set-ups.

     

May 2006 to May 2007 (part-time) Purple People Bridge Climb Guide
  • Instructed guest in the proper use of fall suppression harnesses, two-way radios and proper etiquette and safety while on the bridge.
  • Guided tours over the top of the steel work of the Purple People Bridge; teaching about landmarks, area history, and local information.
  • After tours tried to up-sell merchandise in the gift shop.
February 1998 to January 2006 (part-time) Stand-up Comedian
  • Wrote, developed and perform original material in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana.
  • Paid MC at Joker & Wiley’s (Dayton, OH), Go Bananas & Funny Bone (Cincinnati, OH) and Comedy Caravan (Louisville, KY)

March 1993 to April 1994                                   WSTR-TV 64 Television

Producer/Director

  • Produced, wrote, directed and edited commercials.
  • Produced, shot, and edited a weekly, one hour, auto program.
  • Edited using linear A-B roll editing equipment and digital video effects.

 

January 1986 to March 1993                             Simmons Cable Television

Producer/Director

  • Produced, wrote, shot, narrated and edited commercials and documentary programs.
  • Produced and directed live and taped multi-camera productions.
  • Engineered remote multi-camera production van and editing suite.
  • Experienced A-B roll and digital video effects producer.
  • Created advertising packages, sold and budgeted productions.
  • Electronic paint graphics producer.
  • Recruited and supervised production interns.

  

September 1981 to January 1986                Eastern Kentucky University

Production Assistant, Intern and Volunteer

  • Camera operation, lighting, and audio, remote multi-camera and studio set-ups.
  • Directed and technical directed weekly talk show, basketball and football games.
  • Supervised and directed crews.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Arts, Eastern Kentucky University, 1986

Leadership Development Project, Time Warner Communications

Advanced Avid Training

 

AWARDS:

1st Place 2006 CAB National Award

Cable Advertising Bureau


2012 Blue Chip Cable Access Award

Cultural Awareness - Pro Documentary

 

9 Time Finalist OCTA Awards

Ohio Cable Television Association

 

15 First Place KCTA Production Awards

Kentucky Cable Television Association


Waycross Community Television

Outstanding Director 1993-1994

Rookie of the Year (Golden Tripod Award) 1993-1994

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