Video Production Manager
Plugged in: September 30, 2014
Kurt is in charge of producing videos, photos and motion graphic content. From conceptualizing and storyboarding all the way to shooting, editing and animating, he does it all. With creative input from the team of course.
turn a short sentence into a full-fledged moving visual, hold his breath for 3 minutes
bees, bees and fire
Kurt is a Jacksonville artist, born in New York, and raised on culture and story; earning a B.S. in Film Studies in 2008, and selected as one of Buzz Magazine’s “Top 30 Under 30, Future Leaders of Jacksonville” in 2013. He also helped build an independent record label, attaining a RIAA certified platinum record for the labels first release using primarily web and video marketing to promote the album.
At DiscoverTec, Kurt demonstrates the client's story and vision with media through video production, editing, and motion graphic design. He is also vastly proficient with still photography. Kurt’s accomplishments thus far only serve as a magnifying glass for what his future holds. He doesn’t use the glass on ants.
How do you explain your job to people who know very little about the Internet?
I’m in charge of coming up with photos, videos, and motion graphic resources to tell a story for a client to market a service or product.
Who is your favorite Internet celebrity?
Keenan Cahill because he was a former client.
What unique quality do you possess that you believe makes you good at your job?
I enjoy my work and don’t necessarily see it as work because I’m so passionate about each project as I make it my own.
What is your favorite thing about the Suite 400 space?
I enjoy the creative and fun environment because it keeps each day fresh and interesting.
Tell us one unique fact about your hometown, the place your family is originally from or a place you have lived in over the years.
I’ve noticed that people in Jacksonville re-enact the movie Armageddon when driving in the rain.