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Social Media Digital Marketing

Hackensack, NJ
February 29, 2020

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Riki S. Burks

Post box ****

Edison, NJ *****, USA


Work Experience

Supervising Multi-Platform Content Creator with 38 years of Broadcast Video experience Clients have been provided with:

Still imagery (photography) for formal, informal, public relations, product and Internet-related confirmation

Live-video-streaming & webinar creation

Video production creation for broadcast, marketing, Internet and trade-show utilization

Social Media, Digital Marketing creation with distribution planning and execution

Analytics-oversight, and forecasting

Media creation for Brand-Identity, Brand-Loyalty, and Brand-Reinforcement

Retail and Trade-Show exhibition and display creation, design and oversight

Multi-platform media distribution planning and execution

Public Relations and information generation and presentation

Copy Creation, feature writing and SEO optimized copywriting

Multi-format, multi-platform Visual-Content-Creation, and Production Oversight

Online Marketing design, oversight and content creation

Social Media, Event Awareness, E-mail “blasts” and Corporate Responsibility documentation Live Venue Performance Video & More

Title: Producer/Director/Writer

I am currently freelancing for content creation while providing full-time service to the television series Live Venue Performance Video and more. Previous production included the recording of 140 live performances and is now being conformed for a 26-week series. My duties include editorial supervision and the support of requisite creative elements

Video production facilities owner

I own significant video broadcast production, lighting and audio facilities which I make available to independent producers and organizations. Systems include UHD/FHD and XDCAM formats as well as a seven-camera truck-based facility for recording and live video/audio streaming. Education

Dual-Major Bachelor’s in both - Communications & Journalism Rutgers the State University of New Jersey

January 1974 to January 1978


Social Media management & Analytic evaluation

Web Content Creation, Writing, Video Production

Streaming Media Interfaces & oversight

Broadcast Digital Video production, engineering, technical production arts

Webcasting and Online Video, Green Screen Production, TelePrompTer deployment/operation

Multi-Camera Television and Streaming Production

HD-Media Production, Digital Media production, Videography

Web-Video Encoding, Live Event Video

IP Encoding, Broadcast Television, Shooting

Transcoding, Broadcast TV production

Camera Operation, Online Video Production, Music Videos

Lighting, HD Video, Video, Entertainment production

Camera Operating, Still Photography

360VR Photography, 360VR Video, Virtual Tours

Sound Reinforcement, Lighting design, Effects design, Audio/Video engineering, Audio/Video system integration, Staging,

Still Image Retouching, Art Direction, Still Image Processing

Live Video Multi-Camera Direction

Bonded Audio/Video IP ingratiation and commissioning

CME applications, Sales Premium Sourcing, Design and Production, Microsoft Office package, proprietary image processing applications, Adobe Creative Suite, Sony Vegas, Avid and more... (10+ years) Links Additional credentials, education & licenses, please read the below:

2016 Google Maps Certified VR (Virtual Reality) Photographer

2001-present Certified ASA (American Sailing Association) Keelboat sailing instructor #20010346

2000 U.S.C.G. Master Captain’s License #937134, 100-Ton, Sailing & Towing endorsements

2000-present NJ Marine Law Enforcement Boating safety certification #R244296

2000 F.C.C. Radio Operators broadcast permit

2000-present US Foundation Boating safety certificate #988*********

2000 EMT Current Aspects of Trauma Cardiac Care certificate #20114

1996 Microsoft Desktop Certification (Microsoft Windows 95)

1993 Emmy Award (as submitted by Comcast Corporation)

1993 HBO Cable ACE award 1993 the United States Postal Service; Community In-Service Award

1989 to present IBEW local 1313 as mandated by employment by the CBS Television Network

1988 Certified Steadicam Operator training: by Garrett Brown (Oscar/Emmy winner Inventor/Operator)

1984 RCA Certified Broadcast Engineering technician: Electronic News Gathering

1977 BA Rutgers University Communications & Journalism, PBS internship

1977 Imero Fiorentino lighting design television lighting design advanced lighting training

1976 FCC First Class Broadcast Technician

Select Video Client list



ABC Network




NJPTV (now NJ Network)







Discovery Networks


Cruise and Vacation Views

Shearing Plough

Johnson & Johnson

Verizon (The Bell System all divisions)

The Trump Organization (Atlantic City)

GRP Music (for numerous artists)


The New Jersey Garden State Games

Aucoin Music (The Kiss band)

Blotto Music

General Media (Penthouse)


The Film Crew

BBC (documentaries)

Cinema Products Corporation

The Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey

Stagestruck Staging

Matrix Productions

Rebo Studios

JFG Studios

Lancet Productions (Backyard Safari)


PAV (Precision Audio Video)

US Postal Service (Edison)


Under Armor

Also numerous music videos, commercials, promotional videos & independent productions Sample media, references, backgrounders & canceled checks are available upon request

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