MATTHEW W. CARMAN
Cell: 321.356.7567 Email: MatthewWCarman@gmail.com www.Matthewwcarman.com
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Actively seeking new opportunities. Interested in Sr. Video Producer / Director, Cinematography, or Field Producing positions. Additionally, open to other new career paths that will utilize my creative skills and high proficiency with production standards, equipment and national sales experience
Sr. Director / Sr. Field Producer / Cinematographer / Director of Photography
Twenty -seven years of broad-based experience that encompasses Directing, Field Producer, Editing, Cinematography. Managing high level television broadcast projects and creative services. Having worked with several national companies and businesses including: NBC Sports, Esquire TV, MSNBC, Weather Chanel, Outdoor Network, Tecomate Wildlife Systems, Bass Pro Shops, Sun Hydraulics, U.S. Marine, Sea doo, Tervis Tumbler, MSNBC, GMA, NFL, Food Network, Travel Channel and Land Rover Adventure Series.
Graduated: 2004 - Full Sail University, Winter Park, FL
Major: Film, Associate of Science in Film
2014-Present Canon USA, Inc.
Business Development /Strategic Sales Account Manager
Midwest account manager overseeing 13 states and 500+ accounts dealing with Higher Education, Houses of Worship, and Production Companies. Increased sales growth by 20% per year in a very demanding and changing market place. Led trainings on product and development usage
1999- 2015 Little Village Productions
Director / Field Producer /Cinematographer
A Production Company dealing with National TV Series and Commercial production as well as Industrial, Promotional, and Independent films. Director and producer in charge of budgets, crews, post-production and day-to-day operations of the company.
2005- 2006 WUSF Television - University of South Florida
Director of Photography / Cinematography
Oversaw all aspects of field and studio productions, Including talent, locations & gear.
2004-2005 Southern Entertainment Television
Production Director / Editor
In charge of production for a multi-channel television network. Editing content for the 3 channels. Implemented data base and start of library for archive. Avid DS Editing systems.
1997-2006 Blab TV
In-charge of multi-camera Live TV shows and production of on locations shoots and commercial production. With over 70 shows on the schedule and airplay per month.
1998-2000 New York Times, SNN 6
Commercial Producer, Director, Avid Editor, Videographer, News Cameraman
Ran all aspects of pre-and post-production including, budgeting, booking, crews and talent, scouting locations, scheduling, managing shoots, editing and graphic production. Personally, developed more than 400 high quality TV commercials.
PERSONAL PROFILE- Eagle Scout
INTERESTS - Surfing, Snowboarding, Adventure, Soccer, Volleyball, Softball, Scuba Diving