*Field Producer + Fixer + Translator (Interpreter) - San Juan, PR // March 2016 - Present // Isla Invisible; The Wall Street Journal; Motherboard (Vice Media) "The Most Unknown" full-length documentary (Director Ian Cheney); Sprint Telecommunications (Hurricane María Relief); AJ+ (Al Jazeera Plus); The New York Times; Left/Right TV; Magnet Media; Cisco/NetHope; Vice News Tonight on HBO; Deep Films; Think Out Loud; Sierra Club
*Producer - Freelance - San Juan, PR // August 2015 - Present // TV, web, music videos and print production, casting, set-design, director of photography, field production, art department, co-directing for various brands and clients such as Medalla (Cervecera de Puerto Rico), Proctor & Gamble, Coors Light, Huggies, Ciqala Luxury Suites, Ford, Universidad Interamericana, Isla y Vuelta TV Show (nominated for a Suncoast Emmy), Seaborne, "Salve" short film for Santurce es Ley 6 (Neo Divedco), Jorge Chafey, Isla Invisible, The Front featuring Walter Mercado (for Made NY - Fashion Week)
*Production Assistant - San Juan, PR // June 2017 - Present // Crackle drama new series "The Oath: Season 1" for Sony (Executive Producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson); TUMS TV ad campaign Fall 2017 (wardrobe)
*Photographer - Freelance - San Juan, PR // May 2015 - Present // art exhibits, product shots, food shots (with art direction), music band shots, portraits, video stills, making-of stills, photo essays, Remezcla online magazine, Les Inrockuptibles (French printed magazine), Área (printed magazine)
*LOCAL: San Juan (publishing) - San Juan, PR // May 2016 - Present // Editor-in-Chief, Project Developer
*MECA International Art Fair - San Juan, PR // November 2015 - Present // Producer, Project Manager
*Radio Red - San Juan, PR // August 2015 - March 2016 // Photographer, odd-jobs, ad-hoc projects
*Home Box Office (HBO) - New York, NY // October 2006 - May 2015 // Project Manager, post-production (Game of Thrones S1-S5, True Detective S1-S2, Girls S1-S5, Boardwalk Empire S1-S5, The Jinx)
*El punto es… - New York, NY // September 2010 - February 2014 // Editor-in-Chief, Media Content Manager, Cultural Blogger, Photographer
*MTV Networks - New York, NY // September 2003 - October 2006 // New Business Development Coordinator
*February 2018 / "Correspondencia" / Taller Malaquita, Santurce, Puerto Rico
*December 2017 / "Mary Christmas" / Souvenir 154, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
*May-June 2017 / "Confrontación/Contemplación" / El Cuadrado Gris, Barrio Obrero, Puerto Rico
*April-May 2012 / "Fotos de Celular II" / Casa Aboy, Miramar, Puerto Rico
ADDITIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE
*Translation and public relations for the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) from June 1997 through September 2003.
*Public radio DJ from 1996-1998 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and in Santurce, Puerto Rico.
Duquesne University - Pittsburgh, PA // Bachelor of Liberal Arts - May 1997 // Double Major: Public Relations & Advertising // Minor: Spanish Literature
- Product Management
- Project Management
- Copywriting and proofreading in English and Spanish
- Public speaking in English and Spanish
- Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications; Apple apps; Adobe Photoshop.
- Proficient in all social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Flickr, SnapChat, Periscope, Tumblr)
- Proficient in WordPress and SquareSpace for blogs
*Traveling, biking, environment, photography, industrial design, art, music, film, architecture, documentaries, volunteer work.
*Currently developing an art proposal entitled “Me matas” featuring photographic portraits of Puerto Ricans and botanica from around the world (Instagram @me.matas) to become urban gardens in abandoned areas.
*Currently building an art database via social media that shows current cultural events and art exhibits in Puerto Rico (Instagram @enlazartes)
*Currently creating an urban alphabet using architecture and daily finds in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico (Instagram @alfabetodiario)
*****For a photography service quote, stock photos, print inquiries or a photo tour of the island of Puerto Rico: email@example.com