The Resume

CONTACT:                cydwils@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE
To secure a position as a Writer/ Producer/editor for film or television.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Production Assistant, News 2 Colorado,                                        Denver, CO          July 2007-Present
•    Assists with 5:30pm and 9pm Newscasts by setting-up and breaking        down  equipment/lighting and frame shots.
•    Camera person for live studio newscast.
•    Running of teleprompter and set-up of Jib- Cam for wide-shots.
•    Work with Floor Director and other PA’s to maintain all studio    equipment and studio environment.
•    Floor-Directing for 9pm newscast.

Production Assistant for Film, “The Torturer,”                              Denver, CO          July-August 2007
•    “Slate” Manager
•    Assisted with continuity and props.
•    “Stand-in” for notables such as Nichelle Nichols.

Grip/ Production Assistant  “The Bright Side” Music Video,          Denver, CO                             June 2007

•    Documented “Slate”
•    Assisted as “stand-in” and equipment manager.

Marketing and Promotions Intern, WFMY News 2,                     Greensboro, NC     January-May 2007
•    Assisted with on location promotional shoots by setting-up equipment and frame shots.
•    Met with key people in various departments every week to plan marketing strategies.
•    Wrote and produced advertising and promotional spots to generate more viewers.
•    Volunteered at Center City Live which was a “Grand Opening” for downtown Greensboro; worked under promotions tent, handed out WFMY News 2 paraphernalia to visitors.

KEY SKILLS
Spanish Language Proficiency: average writing, intermediate/conversational (70 percent fluent speaking),     reading
Proficient in Microsoft WORD, POWERPOINT, Outlook Express
Basic Knowledge of AVID Xpress, and Final Cut Pro, Microsoft Excel
Customer Service: Greeted guests in a friendly, approachable manner as Hyatt restaurant Hostess.
Administrative: filing, answering phone, phone sales, book-keeping, booking clientele

EDUCATION
North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University,                 Greensboro, NC
Journalism & Mass Communication                         May 2007
Bachelor of Science Journalism and Mass Communications – 3.3 GPA
Minor: Spanish
Study Abroad: Tec de Monterrey, Cuernavaca, Mexico, Fall 2005

ORGANIZATIONS AND ACTIVITIES
•    Participant in 2007 Telluride Film Festival Student Symposium
•    Participant in 2007 Oscar Micheaux Film Festival

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