Gretchen A. Krawczyk
Sr. Video Producer Editor with extensive video production experience. Skilled in editing and managing diverse projects under deadline, on budget, with multi-functional teams. Successfully collaborated, conceptualized, scoped and implemented the look and feel of projects from beginning to end.
Awarded Emmy for editing “Game Changers,” a sports feature series about people overcoming disabilities through playing sports.
Honored as WPHL Employee of the Year.
Successfully coordinated daily edit schedule for staff of 12 photographers and 10 reporters with limited resources while effectively meeting air-time deadlines.
Mentored/trained interns who went on to become video editors, photojournalist, and reporters.
Played an integral part in a newsroom startup operation by managing video logistics, designing custom storage on budget, establishing and maintaining vast video library.
CorpU, Philadelphia, PA 2012 - 2017
Senior Video Editor/Producer
Created video content for on-line tech start-up company serving fortune 500 companies.
Collaborated with learning designers and project managers to learn, dissect, and interpret course material to conceptualize and storyboard for promos and course videos.
Managed clients, subject matter experts and actors during video shoots on location and studio.
Adobe Creative Cloud, Adobe Premier, audio, camera, lighting, media management.
NBC 10, Bala Cynwyd, PA 2003 - 2011
Video Editor/Content Producer
Skilled in AVID, Final Cut Pro, INEWS and Dalet for both news and sports.
Edited packages and voice overs for tight deadlines in a fast-paced high-pressure environment.
Earned reputation among coworkers as absolute professional and “the one to turn to when you need something done well. When she edits a piece, she does it with a surgeon’s precision and an artist’s touch.”
WPHL, Philadelphia, PA
Chief Editor 1998 - 2003
Senior Video Coordinator/Associate Producer 1994 - 1998
Recognized by News Director: “[Gretchen] was an efficient and accomplished editor, with a great eye for video composition and storytelling, and an effective manager of our editing staff and video library.”
Associate-produced political talk show, produced and edited natural sound packages, worked independently or collaborated with talent to enhance on-air product.
Organized, scheduled, and supervised team to create production elements of broadcast under daily deadlines. Made the show happen.
Consistently earned above average to outstanding on performance evaluations.
Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA
Bachelor's Degree, Communications / Minors: Marketing and Theatre