Resume

Nicholas (Nash) Manstrom

3319 Oregon Trail.│ Fort Collins, CO 80526│p. 970.690.0891│NManstrom@gmail.com

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Professional History 

  • MileHighUnderground.com   –   DEC 2012 – MAY 2013

Producer and on air talent for my own radio show; Hosted live radio shows, live bands, and live DJ performances’

  • 48 Hour Film Festival   –   AUG 2013

Producer, technical director, and camera operator for the 2013 48 Hour Film Festival

  • 94.3 Loudwire   –   MAR 2013  – OCT 2013

Graphic design artist and photographer/videographer for various concert promotions sponsored by 94.3 Loudwire,

  • 104.3 The Fan   –   DEC 2012 – MAR 2013

Intern in the control room for sports talk radio format; posted pod casts & edited audio clips; assisted with live remotes

  • KS 107.5   –   DEC 2012 – MAR 2013

Helped in the promotions department and remote locations for various promotional events with KS 107.5

  • Denver Video Company   –   FEB 2013

On camera talent and grip assist on production set for some of Denver Video Company’s video projects

  • KRFC 88.9   –   On air talent, Co-Host, Technical Producer for late night radio show Wheels of Steel; Hip Hop Format
  • American Media Distribution  –  Freelance photographer and videographer / Photo editor / video editor
  • SkyFire Productions – Freelance videographer, cinematography, directory of photography, photographer and photo editor/video editor

ACTUALLY GREEN LANDSCAPE & LAWN CARE, LLC .…………………………………………..2003 – Present

Business Owner

Operations in Northern Colorado, Successfully built, managed, and operated a business to achieve customer satisfaction excellence, business to business sales, business to consumer sales and an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau

Developed and executed valuable leadership skills, business goals, sales quotas and profitable revenue on a monthly scale

Manage and supervise all employees, payroll, and jobsite responsibilities and deadlines

Internet marketing manager & web site developer

Acquired, managed and maintained residential and commercial accounts

Directly responsible for acquiring new business, securing client contracts and accounts, and renewing each contract each year

Successfully increased client base, gross sales and commissions, and net profit on a monthly, quarterly, and annual scale

Areas of Excellence 

  • Excellent delivery and proficiency in voice tracking, voiceover work, voice acting, and on air radio commercial production
    • Superior studio skills in a professional radio studio with the use of pro audio gear to include microphones, studio monitors, board operations, audio mixers and recording software
  • Project Management, and Strategic Agility; Strong organizational, written and verbal communication, and interpersonal skills
    • Exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Supports everyone’s efforts to succeed.
    • Over 12 years of sales, management and leadership experience; Delegates authority and responsibility

 Education

Colorado Media School, branch of The Ohio Center for Broadcasting – Denver, CO  Campus

Areas of study include Multimedia technology, Audio Engineering, Video Production, Video editing, Acting, On Camera Talent, Voice acting, Voice tracking, Voice Over production,

TV and Radio Broadcasting, Radio Commercial production, TV Commercial Production, On Air Radio Production

Graduation date:                December 6, 2013

 

 Front Range College Larimer Campus – Fort Collins, CO

Associates of Applied Science

Multimedia technology and Graphic Design        December, 2008

 Technical Skills

  • Extreme Proficiency in still photography & video production; Precision camera operating skills, Stability and control excellence
  • Own all of my own professional camera and video gear.  Sony NEX VG20 HD,

Sony Alpha SLTA77 DSLR, Canon VIXIA HFM40 HD, GoPro Hero2 HD

  • Graphic Design Artist – proficient in graphic design, photography and photo editing – Adobe Illustrator/Adobe Photoshop
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Windows / Mac OSX / Microsoft Office / Adobe Audition / Cool Edit / Final Cut Pro / Tri-Caster
  • Web site designer – Technology savvy / Proficient in website construction/design and maintenance.
  • Experienced Musician – Drums and percussion/Guitar/DJ/Electronic audio production/DJ controllers and audio mixers

 Professional References

Nathaniel Preheim –           Windstream Telecomm Communications                970.691.5825

        ( Nathaniel.Preheim@gmail.com )

Michael Collins     –                        Westwood ONE Radio – Radio Host                 303.587.6652

       ( milehighmusicpatrol@msn.com )

 Jim Hudson   –                          Instructor – Colorado Media School                       303.946.0273

            ( jimhudsonvo@gmail.com )