Proficient with Photoshop and Illustrator. 10+ years experience creating graphics for television - has experience installing new graphics packages on Avid Deko and Ross XPression, and configuring for use with newsroom automation. Good working knowledge of AfterEffects. Good knowledge of HTML and CSS.
Native speaker of English, with above average spelling skills. Fixed spelling and grammar mistakes, while working as a CG operator for news for 10+ years.
March 2014 - present
Set up graphics package and operate live news with Ross XPression. Also prepare daily graphics for use with Overdrive automation.
August 2012 - March 2014
CG Operator for daily sports news show. Prepared many full page standings boards, organized team logos as teams were relegated or delegated from leagues
January 2002 - August 2012
Called up lower third graphics for live news and taped magazine programs, checked for errors, using HD Avid Deko with Autocue automation. Prior to that, worked on Chyron Infinit for same TV broadcasts. Used Quantel SQEdit to create lower third graphics for packaged shows.
Audio operator, community TV station
Audio operator and VTR operator for daily news program at community TV station.
CG operator, community TV station
1997-1999 Newmarket, Ontario
Volunteer CG operator and audio for hockey games and other mobiles, helped with setup and strike.
Media Arts, 2001
Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1995
York University, Toronto, Ontario
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