Christian A. Robinson

312 West 5th Street #904, Los Angeles CA 90013
424.244.0789
christian.a.robinson@gmail.com


Summary

Multifaceted entertainment professional specializing in short form production, writing, & editing; with extensive experience in sports, music, food, and pop culture.


Experience

Tastemade Los Angeles, CA

Freelance Editor May 2018- Present

Edit Content for TV, Web & Social Platforms

  • Edit video and graphic Content, working with producers to deliver elements for various platforms
  • Use expertise in Adobe Creative Suite to edit and deliver content on tight deadlines
  • Deliver various assets in multiple formats and codecs appropriate to content destination

Super Deluxe Los Angeles, CA

Freelance Producer/Editor Aug  2017- May 2018

Create Content for Web & Social Platforms

  • Write, shoot, produce, and edit scripted/non-scripted short form videos for Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter
  • Develop creative concepts, pitch concepts/scripts to relevant parties (Executive Producer, Brand Partners)
  • Utilize detailed plans for project timing and delivery, monitor project milestones, and communicate progress to all team members

The Ringer Los Angeles, CA

Freelance Producer/Editor Oct 2016- Jul 2017

Create Content for Web & Social Platforms

● Successfully​ ​launched​ ​the​ ​video​ ​arm​ ​of​ ​The​ ​Ringer​ ​by​ ​creating​ ​scripted/non-scripted​ ​video packages​ ​in​ ​synergy​ ​with​ ​the​ ​editorial​ ​side 

● Capitalized​ ​on​ ​social​ ​engagement​ ​by​ ​pre-producing​ ​and​ ​managing​ ​live​ ​streams​ ​for​ ​various panels,​ ​events,​ ​and​ ​after​ ​shows​ ​(Oscars,​ ​Talking​ ​Football​ ​Live,​ ​Grammy's,​ ​Royal​ ​Rumble), broadening​ ​brand​ ​footprint 

● Increased​ ​awareness​ ​and​ ​subscriber​ ​base​ ​to​ ​the​ ​renowned​ ​Ringer​ ​Podcast​ ​Network​ ​by​ ​producing visual​ ​promos​ ​for​ ​multiple​ ​popular​ ​podcast

TMZ Los Angeles, CA

Producer, Digital Media Nov 2014- Oct 2016

Create Daily Programming Content for TV, Web, & Social Platforms

● Maximized​ ​targeted​ ​audience​ ​engagement​ ​by​ ​crafting​ ​video​ ​packages​ ​for​ ​TMZ​ ​Sports,​ ​TMZ,​ ​and TooFab​ ​verticals,​ ​both​ ​online​ ​and​ ​broadcast

● Increased​ ​external​ ​revenue​ ​by​ ​partnering​ ​with​ ​Ad​ ​Sales​ ​&​ ​Marketing​ ​to​ ​develop​ ​successful YouTube​ ​and​ ​Social​ ​Branded​ ​Integrations 

● Boosted​ ​efficiency​ ​by​ ​creating​ ​a​ ​visual​ ​pipeline​ ​to​ ​track​ ​deliverables​ ​and​ ​communicate​ ​fulfillment of​ ​production​ ​milestones​ ​to​ ​relevant​ ​parties  

● Managed​ ​a​ ​YouTube​ ​Channel​ ​with​ ​2​ ​Million​ ​subscribers​ ​by​ ​fostering​ ​an​ ​environment​ ​of​ ​creativity and​ ​efficiency​ ​for​ ​a​ ​team​ ​of​ ​Editors,​ ​AP’s,​ ​and​ ​Optimization​ ​team​ ​member

Freelance Los Angeles, CA

Writer/Producer Mar 2014- Oct 2014

Create Programming and Promotional Content for various clients

  • Develop creative concepts, pitch concepts/scripts to supervisors and team leaders
  • Write, produce and edit on-air, off-air and multiplatform promotional videos for various production companies and networks
  • Manage project production schedule for compliance and overall project workflow
  • Track deliverables and communicate fulfillment of production milestones, production issues or changes to relevant parties

Fox NE&O Los Angeles, CA

Assistant Editor Aug 2014- Oct 2014

Prepare and finalize all edit projects; Provide edit services for production clients

  • Ingest, digitize, and organize all incoming media according to established protocols and codecs
  • Create stringouts and skeletons for multiple edit projects
  • Apply final audio and video to each edit project
  • QC all outgoing edit projects

Fox Sports International Los Angeles, CA

Production Assistant, On Air Promotions Dec 2012-Aug 2014

Provide support to Producers and Editors in all ongoing projects

  • Write/Produce promos and integrated sales spots for UFC, UEFA, Iron Mike Prod., MLB, and more
  • Locate, capture, and catalog all digitized footage for editorial use in projects
  • Responsible for asset transfer and tracking between departments and external partners
  • Organize and maintain project chronology, structure, and naming convention

FILTER Creative Group Los Angeles, CA

Online Media/Marketing Intern Sept 2011-Feb 2012

Assisted in the curation of content for FILTER Online, and supported in various marketing campaigns

  • Researched, conducted interviews, authored and edited content for various articles on www.filtermagazine.com
  • Maintained & updated a regular HTML newsletter for 15 US cities
  • Pitched media and promotions to various outlets during marketing outreach projects

United States Marine Corps Mt. Fuji, Japan

Computer Specialist Nov 1998-Dec 2002

Responsible for installation, operation, & maintenance of LAN/WAN systems & software

  • Managed customer help desk, which included maintaining, repairing or placing all computer related equipment
  • Controlled computer inventories for 200-4000+ users at various installations
  • Directly supervised up to 20 marines at a time in a high-demand environment

Skills

Scriptwriting, Copywriting, Videography, Studio/Field production, Non-linear A/V editing (AVID/Premiere/ProTools), Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects), Social Media Management (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, etc.),  Productivity Software (Slack, Trello, etc), Web Publishing (HTML, Wordpress, Medium, Blogger, etc.).


Education

WGF Veteran's Writing Program May 2018-Present


Promax/BDA Promo Pathway               Santa Monica, CA

Promo Production/Writing/Editing Jun 2012-Aug 2013

A year long, intensive and comprehensive course in Marketing, Screenwriting, Short-Form Writing, and Editing designed specifically for the Creative Marketing industry.


Santa Monica College Santa Monica, CA

AA Film & Media Studies Aug 2010-Jun 2013



References available upon request.

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