Ross Mackey
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EDUCATION

  • The Art Institute of Dallas
  • Dallas, Texas
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Digital Media Production
  • March 2010

HONORS

  • Winner of The Art Institute of Dallas Senior Scholarship for Digital Media Production 2006
  • 1st place in high school digital photography show 2005 & 2006

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Digital Photography, Photoshop, After Effects, HTML/CSS, Videography, Final Cut Pro, ProTools, Logic, Guitar, Bass, Drums

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

THE OCHRE HOUSE THEATRE - DALLAS, TEXAS

Media Director / Musical Director 9/08 - Present

  • Performed in or otherwise helped to produce plays for Matthew Posey and Balanced Almond Productions.
  • Wrote and produced music and sound design for original plays.
  • Designed and maintained the theater's website and branding.
  • Designed and built sets for productions.
  • Recorded original music for productions.
  • Shot and edited prototional material for productions.
  • Operated lighting and audio equipment during live productions.
  • Secured props and scenery during live productions.

LUCKY BRAND JEANS - DALLAS, TEXAS

Supervisor 7/06 - 12/08

  • Learned and exercised valuable people skills by offering superior customer service and product knowledge.
  • Communicated with corporate management on a daily basis regarding sales and operations for a $2M a year store.
  • Delegated tasks to ensure satisfied employees and customers.
  • Met and often exceeded sales goals averaging $10,000 per week.

THE ART INSTITUTE OF DALLAS - DALLAS, TEXAS

Equipment Facility Worker 10/07 - 12/07

  • Checked video equipment out to students and inspected it upon checking it in.
  • Made minor repairs to video equipment as needed.
  • Assisted in setting up and putting on multimedia productions for The Art Institute of Dallas.
  • Trained and tested students on the basics of operating a video camera.

MPS (FILM EQUIPMENT RENTAL) - IRVING, TEXAS

Intern 7/07 - 10/07

  • Cleaned and inspected film magazines thoroughly to prepare them for check out to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Calibrated and cleaned camera lenses to ensure a high degree of accuracy.
  • Soldered XLR connectors to audio cables.

AMC THEATERS - DALLAS, TEXAS

Associate 3/05 - 7/06

  • Operated and maintained film projectors.
  • Assembled movies reel by reel and tore them down to ship them back to distributors.

© 2006 - 2010 Ross Mackey 214-797-2581