JARRETT MICHAEL ALAN COURTNEY

 

JMACOURTNEY@GMAIL.COM

609.577.4327

 

EXPERIENCE & PROJECTS

 

Flatiron Books

New York, New York

March 2019 - Ongoing

Freelance Video Editor & Animator

Roles include creating ads for newly published books by esteemed authors for social media outlets.

Universal Music Group // Fame House

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

November 2018 - December 2019

On-Site Freelance Video Editor & Animator

Created quick videos that advertised products for various musical artists.

Campbell's Soup Company

Camden, New Jersey

February 2017 - August 2017

On-Site Freelance Video Editor & Animator
Completed in-house reels for new and innovative products.

Pepsico

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

January 2016 - September 2018

Freelance Video Editor & Animator

Designed and animated informative, in-house commercials for safety presentations.

 

Liberty Lake Day Camp

Columbus, New Jersey

June 2005 - August 2017

Video Editor, Art Instructor, Photographer & Print Designer

Taught the basics of fine arts, digital arts and video editing. Produced press-related material, newsletters, & web assets. Photographed various daily camp activities.

 

General Electric

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

January 2016

Freelance Asset Illustrator

Created motion graphic vector assets for a commercial on using clean & construction-related safety information.

 

Hexagon Games

Toronto, Canada

January 2016 - April 2016

Freelance Video Editor & Motion Graphics

Edited trailers for an independent video game currently in production using in-game footage and kinetic typography. 

 

AT&T 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

May 2013 - 2014

Freelance Motion Graphics Designer

Worked with senior staff directly, organizing & creating tutorial videos for user interfaces. Interface is used by both employees and third-party retailers.

 

Kowa Solutions Int.

Cherry Hill, New Jersey

November 2014 - 2015

Freelance Web Designer & Print Designer

Designed layouts and wrote copy for weekly emails sent to large distributors. Researched imagery to invoke relation to various products.

 

McGovern Consulting Group

Doylestown, Pennsylvania

October 2013 - 2014

Freelance Motion Graphics Designer

Year-long project integrating both 2D & 3D assets. Created over sixty tutorial videos for this financial software.

 

Andrew W.K.

Cherry Hill, New Jersey

July 2012

Concept Creator, Art Director & Editor

Developed original concepts for performer Andrew W.K.'s music video "It's Time To Party." Duties included on-set direction & post-production editing. Featured on MTV.

 

 

 

Graduate from the University of the Arts.  Working freelance for both large and small businesses. Most work involves intricate, well-organized, corporate motion and print design. Jumping from New York to Philadelphia, and even Toronto, I exceed in working with multiple clients simultaneously while staying organized and punctual without sacrificing quality. 

 

Currently looking to branch out into a full-time position that will exploit my full creative potential and abilities.

EDUCATION

 

University of the Arts

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

August 2009 - May 2012

Bachelors in Graphic Design

Graduated with Honors

 

Mercer County Community College

West Windsor, New Jersey

August 2006 - May 2009

Associates in Fine Arts

Graduated with Honors

PhiThetaKappa Member

 

SOFTWARE

 

  • Adobe After Effects

  • Adobe Premiere

  • Adobe InDesign

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Adobe Encore

  • Adobe Audition

  • Cinema 4D

  • Audacity

  • Final Cut Pro

  • Quark

  • Actionscript 3.0

  • HTML

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS

 

  • Typography

  • Vector Illustration

  • Video Compositing

  • Editorial Design

  • Logo Development

  • Packaging Design

  • Cross-Platform Advertising 

  • Interface Construction

  • Photography

  • Directing

  • Website Layout

  • Camera Techniques

  • Motion Tracking

  • Animation

  • Shot Construction

 

 

 

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