rory dean

San Francisco Bay Area

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Rory Dean is a multi-medium artist, writer and new media maharishi. He is forward thinking and mindful of the past, an information strategist and creative consultant working in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a cross platform (Mac/PC), systems independent (ioS/android) analyst and technology liaison, he works on and off line, in person and MMS. As a marketing professional, he specializes in print-to-web publicity, promotions and designs. As a motion pictures & television professional, his short films, productions and commercials have screened to domestic and international audiences. His clients include artists, entertainers, corporations and non-profits.

Rory is a freelance "Event Recordist" covering local bands, performers and artists shooting SD/HD video, film and digital photography. He creates posters and publicity materials for a variety of performers including The San Francisco Medicine Ball Band, Pee Wee Ellis, Lady Bianca, Faye Carol, Michelle Jacques, Terrie Odabi, Janice Maxie Reid, Mads Tolling, Jamie Davis, Hot House Swing Jazz, Orquesta Saboriche, Stafford & Sturdevant and others.

He is the author of the movie blog Above the Line: Practical Movie Reviews at where he has been writing since May 2010 and has amassed half a million words in reviews, editorials, and entertainment related copy for an international audience. He contributes original content for Merendi Networks Inc. entertainment portal based in Nanaimo British Columbia, Canada. Mr. Dean writes for the Yahoo! Contributor Network, is a frequent contributor to the South Australian production company and movie review website

Mr. Dean's original editorials and reviews were recently syndicated by the Los Angeles entertainment networking Portal ActorsandCrew and he reviewed Blu-ray movie releases for Warner Bros. Home Entertainment in their pilot program Blu-ray Elite.


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