DIGITAL VIDEO PRODUCER

A full stack producer adept with production planning, on-set management, post-production and video operations. Expertise in video workflows for device specific encodes and optimization. A keen interest in both short form and show format narratives.

Nexus Video Inc (2014 – Present)

DIGITAL VIDEO PRODUCER

  • Managed end to end production for short form commercials for Esquire Magazine, MTV NEWS, Hollywood Reporter, Complex Magazine, Western Union, Moneygram
  • Hillary Clinton Campaign 2016
  • Video editor for Wochit – a platform for viral news videos
  • Live from Daryl’s House – Production for an award winning web series featuring bands from across the globe include Grace Potter, Dave Stewart, Fitz & the Tantrums, Jose Feliciano, Neon Trees, Todd Rundgren.
  • New York Indian Film Festival (2009 -2014): Responsible for editing all content related to the festival, sizzle reels, acceptance speech videos as well as coordinating media format for live event presentation.

 

Digital Media Right (2013 – 2014)

VIDEO OPERATIONS

One of the largest aggregators and multi-platform distributors of feature films, television shows, music programs, and sporting events. Digital Media Rights oversees a catalog of over 7,500 titles from the leading studios and producers around the world.
Core Responsibility: Video operations and quality. Transcode and encode standards for HULU, Netflix and VOD and Cable companies.

Live Stream (2011 – 2013)

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/EDITOR

Supervised live events for The Walkmen, Coheed & Cambria, and Rihanna CD Release.

 

Desi Hits (2008 – 2011)

HEAD OF PRODUCTION

Desi Hits is an entertainment/lifestyle hub for anyone curious about South Asian culture.

Responsibilities included hiring full-time production staff, writing, direction, research & production. Casted, directed and co-produced numerous film and video projects. Planned, organized, and edited projects. Featured videos: Danny Boyle, Pussycat Dolls, Sean Kingston, Gym Class Heroes, Cassie, Lady GAGA, Sean Paul, Nicole Scherzinger

 

Imaginasian TV Channel 560, Time Warner Cable, NY (2004 – 2008)

VIDEO PRODUCER

 

ImaginAsianTV premiered in 2004 and focused on entertainment featuring Southeast Asian & South Asian Programs.

Worked on the channels first successful online show, IALINK. For the network, developed stories with the crew, made workflow for the team, managed talent, oversaw edit schedules and daily editorial operations

 

Accomplishments

3rd All Sports Los Angeles Film Festival –  Second Runner-up (Color of Anger)
Telly Awards Silver – Best Short Film (Color of Anger) 2012,  Silver – Best Production (Color of Anger) 2012
Davey Award Silver – Best Documentary Short (Save Darfur)
ImaginAsian TV Employee of the Year 2007 – 08

SOFTWARE:

Adobe Premier CC, Final Cut Pro, Photoshop CC,  Familiar with Color, After Effects, Avid

SKILLS

Camera: Canon 7D, Canon 5D,
Sony EX -3, Sony Ex-1,
Panasonic Af 100A, HVX200A,
Basic Lighting

EDUCATION

Delhi University, India (Bachelor of Arts)
NYU Certificate in Filmmaking