Jay Martin

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PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT
Learfield Sports, Plano, TX
MANAGER, TELEVISION MEDIA April 2013 – July 2013
o Contract Management: Generated and processed television affiliate agreements for sports properties; Interviewed production groups for show broadcasts and live games; Organized data to advance sales efforts

National Basketball Development League: Texas Legends, Frisco, TX
TRICASTER TECHNICAL DIRECTOR, FREELANCE October 2011 – Current
o Broadcast Production: Managed production team, talent, and equipment for broadcast on TXA21, KTXD27 and live stream on NBA Development League YouTube channel; Facilitated contracts for freelance crew; Acted as team lead and producer, replay operator, director, or technical director depending on broadcast

MEDIA RELATIONS DIRECTOR, FREELANCE October 2011 – April 2012
o Video Production: Shot, edited and produced commercials for Dallas Mavericks minor league affiliate - Texas Legends; Conceptualized and created advertising videos for corporate sponsors, videos for in-game entertainment, and web-exclusive videos for NBA and social media pages

o Graphic Design: Designed posters, social media layouts, and advertising promotions for NBA website

o Leadership: Produced live sports broadcast in a top 5 media market; Managed 10-person broadcast team including equipment and payment; Trained and developed interns for production assistant and utility roles

KungFuzos: Outsource Marketing, Dallas, TX
DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGIST April 2012 – April 2013
o Creative Design: Conceptualized and produced visual solutions that enhanced the philosophy of the client including video production, social media, graphic design, marketing, email templates, and logo creation

o Media: Wrote, storyboarded, and produced videos to expand the client’s online presence; Managed multiple clients social media accounts, press releases and email campaigns

KODE - Action 12 Sports, Joplin, MO
SPORTS ANCHOR / SPORTS REPORTER July 2010 – June 2011
o Media: Hosted nightly sports news and weekly 30-minute college football insider show including game highlights, team interviews and exclusive packages; One-man-band reporting with tight deadlines

KDTN - Daystar Television, Dallas, TX
ASSISTANT PRODUCER / DIGITAL MEDIA PRODUCER May 2009 – March 2010
o Video Production: Managed Check the Sound’s social media, shot photos and web exclusive videos; Researched band information for graphics and interview topics

o Film Production: Managed $12,000 budget for costume and set design, equipment rentals, actors and crew

TECHNICAL SKILLS
Adobe Premiere Pro (CS6) Adobe After Effects (CS6) Adobe Photoshop (CS6)
Final Cut Pro Social Media Management Avid NewsCutter
HD Camera Operator HD Lighting Avid iNews
Newtek TriCaster 855 Newtek 3Play 435 LiveText

EDUCATION
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Bachelor of Arts, Broadcast Journalism, 2008

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