Charles Egerton resume

Charles Egerton



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



January 2007 to Present                           Egerprise Productions LLC


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

January 2007 to Present                           Freelance Media Production Specialist 


·        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


·        Cinematography and edit commercials and long form programs.


May 2007 to Present                                 Telecommunications Board of Northern Kentucky


·        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


·        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


  • 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


  • 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.


Bachelor of Arts, Eastern Kentucky University, 1986

Leadership Development Project, Time Warner Communications

Advanced Avid Training



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