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 about me 

Executive Producer, Content Creator and Host with 15+ years of experience working on domestic and international productions in both TV and digital.

 WORK EXPERIENCE 
 WORK EXPERIENCE 

DreamJobbing.com                                                                              Multi-Platform                                 2014 - Present

Co-Founder

  • Creator and managing partner of the career development platform guiding students to their dream career.

  • Lead all aspects of building and growing the company from the ground up.

  • Pitch, sell and execute multi-platform deals with major networks, brands and tourism offices including CBS, VH1, The Rachael Ray Show, Nitro Circus, TOMS, The Tourism Authority of Thailand and Norway Tourism.

  • Secure broadcasting deals including AXS TV and Outside TV. 

  • Manage all aspects of production from concept to post production.

 

ESCAPE – A Digital Detox in Thailand (TV Special)                           Outside TV                                      2017

Executive Producer

  • Five millennials leave their digital addition behind and escape to Thailand for the ultimate adventure.

Steve (Steve Harvey Talk Show)                                                            NBC / Syndicated                          2017    

Senior Field Producer 

  • Oversee and manage the field team’s day-to-day workflow and operations.

  • Collaborate with Integrations, Talent, Human Interest and Art Departments to execute creative to post.

  • Hire and manage freelance crew for field shoots.

  • Direct talent for all field shoots and oversee post-production.

 

DreamJobbing Series                                                                           AXS TV                                             2015/16

Executive Producer      

Episode 1 – Photojournalist in Norway                                                                                  

Episode 2 – Filmmaker in Thailand

 

Catching Tail                                                                                          Sportsman Channel                        2014 

Executive Producer / Show Runner

  • A docu-series that follows the antics and adventures of Team Nauti, a colorful tournament fishing team, as they compete for prize money along the U.S Gulf Stream and the Caribbean.

  • Oversaw all aspects of production, including creative, casting, budgeting, field production, post production and network delivery. Season 1:  Eight One-Hour Episodes

CBS Second Screen                                                                              CBS.com                                          2013

Host

  • The CBS Fall Preview Show’s online companion experiences giving an inside look of the network’s new series.

  • Interviewed CBS Talent including Dennis Quaid, Lucy Liu Michael Chiklis, Johnny Lee Miller and more.

 

Missions in Action                                                                                 MIA.com                                          2012

Co-Creator / Executive Producer / Host

  • Digital series that circumnavigated the globe chronicling the world’s most recognized non-profits including World Vision, ChildFund, Compassion International and fashionABLE.

 

Around The World For Free                                                                 WGN / CBS.com                             2007 - 2012

Creator / Executive Producer / Host

  • Season 1:  Hosted the series going around the world (16 countries) in 159 days without money while solely relying on the online audience to guide my journey.

    • Produced 129 webisodes in real time. 

    • Repackaged content into 11 one-hour TV episodes for domestic distribution on WGN America. 

    • Secured international distribution with Reveille where the series was sold to over 70 countries.

  • Sold the franchise to CBS Interactive and remained on as Executive Producer and Show Runner. 

  • Season 2: 12 countries / 50 webisodes / 100 days

  • Season 3: 14 countries / 52 webisodes / 100 days

 

CBS Buzz Tour                                                                                       CBS.com                                          Summer 2012  &  2013

Producer / Host

  • Season 1 & 2:  Road Tour across America hitting 60 cities in 60 days hosting live segments with local news affiliates multiple times a day.

  • Producer and host of a 25-webisode series covering local travel stories throughout the tour.

 

Between Takes on CBS                                                                         CBS.com                                          2012

Show Runner

  • 10 webisode series featuring CBS Stars and their favorite hobby.

 

Destination Shorts                                                                                TravelChannel.com                         2012

Executive Producer / Host

  • 100+ destination shorts from around the world.  Each webisode covered a destination focusing on its food, culture and local activities.

 

Jeff and Jordan Do America                                                                CBS Interactive                               2011

Creator / Executive Producer

  • 12 webisode series chronicling the journey of Big Brothers’ Jeff Schroeder and Jordan Llyod as they traveled from Chicago to their new home in Los Angeles.

 

Rach to the Rescue                                                                               RachaelRay.com                              2010

Show Runner / Host

  • Real time - Interactive travel series cover 30+ US States producing 25 webisodes.

 

Animal Attractions                                                                                PBS                                                   2006 - 2009                          Host

  • Season 1- 3, 36 Episodes

 

At The Chef’s Table - PBS                                                                     PBS                                                   2004 - 2005

Host

  • 14 Episodes

  • Highest rated Food Series on PBS during its run.

 

The Amazing Race 2                                                                             CBS                                                   2002

Winner

  • The closest Amazing Race in history.

  • 28 days / 45,000 miles

 Guest & Host Appearances  
 AWARDS 

Outdoor Retailer: Inspiration Awards – Host

Boy Scouts Centennial Anniversary – Guest Host

CBS This Morning – Guest Reporter

VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live – Guest Host

Lexus’s A Night at the Oscars - Host

The Young Turks - Guest

Rosie O’Donnell Show – Guest

Florida Sports Awards – Presenter

The Rachael Ray Show - Guest

Emmy Nominated Producer - (STEVE)

Silver ADRIAN Award in Advertising (DreamJobbing)

2 Webby Awards – Best Web Show (Around The World For Free Seasons 2 & 3)

USA Today’s Best Web Show (Jeff & Jordon Do America)

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