Scott Allen Schenck
Video Producer / Photographer / Editor / Motion Graphics and more
Wake Forest, NC 27587
LinkedIn Profile - http://www.linkedin.com/pub/scott-schenck/27/371/5a3
Demo Playlist - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYzEDL3sZlzOKaqJApN5kfw, and
The skills you need are the primary reason why I was hired by Lenovo’s PC and later Data Center Group.
Customer expectations are consistently exceeded by my writing, editing, animating, filming, audio recording, lighting, narrating and collaborating with team members and stakeholders. Providing highest quality deliverables for social media, broadcast and LMS sites. Using more than twenty years of experience in all aspects of marketing, corporate communications, and training video production enables me to create quality work alone, or collaborating with a team.
Filming for Marketing/Documentary/Educational/Internal Communication deliverables, lighting (grip/gaffer),
video editing, technical video script writing, creative writing, narrating for training, assessing team skills and collaborating.
Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Audition, Media Encoder, project needs assessment with stakeholders, audio recording and sweetening (EQ), marketing video writing, narrating for marketing, Scrum/Agile project management, simultaneous multi-project coordination, interactive design
Articulate Storyline, Articulate Studio, Adobe Illustrator, PowerPoint, writing for internal communications and printed curriculum
3D modeling and animation using Blender, Light Wave, and 4D Studio Max. Additional studies in PMBOK
Client expectations are always exceeded, and every department I have worked for has more than doubled their client base. Stakeholders have written over 100 letters to my supervisors and managers expressing their appreciation for the quality and attention they receive. Several have recommended me on LinkedIn.
Projects that I complete review with little or no corrections, and my employee reviews always score high.
SOFTWARE / SYSTEMS
Production Software Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator, Audition etc.
Microsoft Software PowerPoint, Outlook, Lync, Word, Excel
Non Linear Editors Adobe CC Premiere, Vegas 10, Camtasia, Globe Caster Studio, Video Cube, Media 100, etc.
Interactive Development Captivate, Storyline, Articulate Studio- Engage, Quiz Maker, Presenter/PowerPoint
Associates degree in Business and incomplete BA for Media Arts
1982 - 1984 University of South Carolina – Spartanburg, South Carolina
Certifications Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Captivate, Photoshop, Illustrator
Current Studies Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), Scrum/Agile
In addition to project management, and technical writing classes, I have learned from hundreds of books, seminars, webinars, mentors and classes to upgrade and update my professional and personal skills.
Lenovo – Morrisville, North Carolina – May 2016 to present
Band 8 Video Engineer and Producer for Data Center Group Lenovo Services
Hired as a Lenovo employee 4 months early from a 1 year contract for consistently exceeding expectations in writing, lighting, filming, 2D and 3D animating, and video editing techniques for on-time broadcast quality deliverables.
The quality improvements were instrumental in doubling the client base, enabling funding to add another video producer, and increase funding for the purchase of broadcast quality video production equipment.
Edits made using Adobe CC’s Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator and Blender
Lenovo as SDI contractor – Morrisville, North Carolina – February 2012 to December 2015
Course Developer and Lead Video Producer for Marketing’s Global Product Education department
Consistently mentored teams with new writing, lighting, camera, graphic, and editing techniques to increase program quality and effectiveness. The improvements were instrumental in gaining funding to double our team size.
Project lead designer for the creation of a very successful Lenovo customer service channel on YouTube. It is giving assistance to customers, reducing call center volume and increasing brand awareness. The channel has an exponentially increasing viewership from the initial fifty thousand during the first three months.
Edits made using Adobe CC’s Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator etc.
Instructional development completed by Articulate Studio and Storyline for interactive self-paced courses, and
Adobe Captivate for simulations. Smart Sheet is our project management software.
GlaxoSmithKline as Sodexo Inc. contractor – RTP, North Carolina – August 2010 to November 2011
GlaxoSmithKline as JCI contractor – RTP, North Carolina – February 2007 to August 2010
Training Video and Event Producer/coordinator - AV Technician 1
Video and Event Producer to produce and create videos, presentations and live events. Assisting executives, world renowned scientists, and administrative staff with their motivational and training needs.
Designed, built and led a quickly thriving internal video production department.
Produced an average of over 60 graphic intense videos and 100 complex multi-venue live events and shows internally each year to save GSK over $500,000 in external video production costs.
Edits made using Adobe Creative Suite 4.
Al’eon Media, Inc. – Cary, North Carolina - 1998 to 2007
Producer, Director, Writer, Photographer, Non Linear and Linear Editor, Gaffer, Grip, and Sound Technician
Managing a successful business for almost a decade to produce award winning video projects for agency, university, commercial, corporate, medical, and national broadcast clients.
Some of the regular client list includes; The Learning Channel, IBM, East Carolina University Chancellor’s Department, The Signature Agency, Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, ESPN, Fox, MSNBC, and CNN.
Capital Video Services – Raleigh, North Carolina - 1991 – 1999
Photographer, Gaffer, Grip, Sound Technician, and Non Linear/Linear Editor
Successfully blending higher quality video production and innovative ENG photography, to become the leading vendor for several high end video production companies.