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Kevin Hicks | Elance
 
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Kevin Hicks

Video Editor/Writer
   United States
  |   Lansing, NY
  |  11:08 am Local Time

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Overview

I've been working in media for nearly 25 years. I began as a writer and composer, and turned to video production in the late '90s. Because of my writing background, I approach each project as a story - what's the message? My composing background not only makes me more sensitive to the music and sounds I incorporate, but I believe it improves the rhythm of my work.

I have owned a production company for over 15 years and have been responsible for over 220 video projects, including 140+ television commercials, three production industry...

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Portfolio

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2009 NY Jets Training Camp video used online and cut into TV commercials.
Promotional video for the new custom garage owned by Richard Petty.
Auto play landing explainer for production service website.
http://silverscreenads.com
Demo video display / landing video
Video for safety barrier.
Video promoting the Bomb Squad for website.
Demo message board for retail POS.
A clip from the training DVD, "Camera Confidence"
Video used at the tail of their movies.
Demo landing video for website.
Demo lobby message board
Music video for Ten Man Push
Trailer for the horror film NOT starring Daniel Craig
TV commercial for auto service chain.
TV commercial for Italian restaurant
Movie trailer for feature length documentary.
Commercial for Fingerlakes Construction
TV commercial for local bank.
Dialogue-driven TV commercial
Video logo for Hark Productions
TV commercial for equipment retailer.
TV commercial for electronis retailer.
Demo ad for a mock cafe

Skills (3)

Tested
Video Editing
Audio Editing
DVD Programming

Service Description

Landing videos, explainers,TV commercials, branding videos, service overviews, training videos, corporate industrials.

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Employment

Various
Director/Writer/Editor
2001 - Present
Produced over 120 TV commercials for upstate New York businesses & organizations.
Petty's Garage
Production Company
2011 - 2012
Community Trust Bank (Ruston, LA)
Director/Editor
2011 - 2011
Internal "spirit" video celebrating the bank reaching $2 Billion in assets.
VASST
Presenter
2009 - 2011
Multi-session presenter at the National Association of Broadcasters annual convention in Las Vegas
VASST
Writer/Director/Editor
2010 - 2010
"Camera Confidence" industry training DVD
Rob & Jean Schonk Foundation
Director/Editor
2010 - 2010
Writer/Director of feature documentary, "America's Beach: The People of Hatteras Island." (available on Amazon and winner of the Silver Lei award, Honolulu Film Festival)
SUNY Cortland
Director/Editor
2010 - 2010
Admissions video featuring a campus profile long-form and individual breakout videos with students and faculty.
Chinimble Lore, LLC
Writer/Director/Editor
2009 - 2010
Writer/Director of feature indie film, "Paranormal Proof." (available on Amazon)
VASST
Writer/Director/Editor
2009 - 2010
"Light 'Em Up" industry training DVD.
NY Jets Training Camp
Production Company
2009 - 2010
Tompkins Cortland Community College
Director/Editor
2009 - 2009
Admissions video featuring scripted scenes to demonstrate different student needs.
Ten Man Push
Director/Editor
2009 - 2009
"Playing In The Dirt" music video
VASST
Writer/Director/Editor
2009 - 2009
"Making Money Making Videos" industry training DVD
Dream House Movie 2008, LLC
Writer/Director/Editor
2008 - 2008
Writer/Director of feature indie film, "Dream House." (available on Amazon)
National Frame Builders Association
Director/Editor
2007 - 2007
Long-form video for the organization.
Ten Man Push
Director/Editor
2007 - 2007
"Kingdom of Fools" music Video
Johnson School of Business, Cornell University
Director/Edittor
2006 - 2006
"Day in the life" video of one of the grad students.
Automotive Lift Institute
Director/Writer/Editor
2006 - 2006
Safety training DVD hosted by Richard & Kyle Petty.
Ithaca College
Editor
2005 - 2005
Internal "school spirit" video.
Elk Productions
Director/Editor
2003 - 2003
Retail DVD featuring the wineries of the Cayugal Lake Wine Trail.

Education

Cornell University
Bachelor of Arts
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Keywords

video production
video editing
tv commercials
youtube videos
app videos
music videos
movie trailers
graphics
audio editing
photoshop
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Reviews
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Identity
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HarkMultimedia
Type
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Member Since
July 2004
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