Bill Holland is a freelance Video Producer, Director, Editor, Sound Designer, and Motion Graphics Designer.
On the freelance side, he has worked on a range of projects both as Middlebranch Productions, Inc and as a freelance contractor for several Chicago agencies. His motion graphics work has included a range of clients including many Fortune 500 companies. Under Middlebranch Productions, he has produced content for Mountain Dew's Green Label Sound, GDGT.com, Diageo (Captain Morgan, Tanqueray), The American Nutrition Association, and Myspace among others. Working with several event promotion companies and nightclubs in Chicago, he has had the privilege to work with local and international talent including The Black Eyed Peas, Anna Kournikova, Kevin Dillon, T-Pain, Pitbull, LMFAO, MC Hammer, Lil Jon, Oscar Winners Three Six Mafia, and Ryan Kwanten of True Blood among others.
After graduating from Northern Michigan University in 2000 with a Bachelor's in Digital Cinema, Bill briefly attended Columbia College for Graduate studies in Film and Cinema.
Awards and interesting facts:
-Award for design work on the Pontiac, Michigan veterans memorial
-Certificate of Appreciation from the White House Communications Agency
-Award of Merit from the Kennedy Center for sound design and musical composition on Northern Michigan University's production of "The Laramie Project"
-Michigan Association of Broadcasters Award- 2nd place PSA
-Eagle Scout with three palms
-Worked as a Sound Operator for Congo Square's original production of Ntozake Shange's "Layla's Dream" and the Jeff Award-Winning production of August Wilson's Seven Guitars.
Specialties: Video production, video editing, motion graphics, 2/2.5d animation using flash and after effects, audio production, voiceover work, music production, lighting, green-screen work, video compression for web, and theatrical and film acting.