Ron Sussman 
Phoenix, AZ / Los Angeles, CA, USA
602-300-8128 
ron@ronsussman.com
ronsussman.com
CREATIVE DIRECTOR / Editor / Post-Production Supervisor
Creative storytelling, combined with extensive technical expertise in all areas of production and post-production, working with a range of content including commercials, television, corporate video, and overall editorial management. Demonstrated expertise that speaks to the client’s goals and reaches and connects with the viewer on an emotional level. Managed workflows by seamlessly joining production, motion graphics, color correction, audio, and media assets to ensure the highest level of creativity and workmanship. Manage post-production staff and third-party vendors regarding the day-to-day operation of the production and post-production process.
SKILLS and EXPERTISE
Video Production & Post Production, Motion Graphics, Photography, Color Correction, Sound Design. Technically proficient with Adobe Premiere, DaVinci Resolve, Avid Media Composer, Apple Final Cut Pro, Adobe Photoshop, and After Effects. Team leader and manager
WORK HISTORY
Sussman Media LLC -  Phoenix/Los Angeles
Production, Direction, Photography, Creative Direction, and Creative Editorial
PXG Productions– Scottsdale, AZ  
Creative Director of Post-Production / Sr Editor in charge of Production and post-production for all Commercial, Corporate, and Broadcast content. Manage and perform creative editorial and oversee post-production staff and third-party vendors regarding the day-to-day operation of the Production and post-production process. Mentor junior staff and oversee the execution of motion graphics, color correction, and audio.
•HSN - Senior Editor - St. Petersburg, FL
Lead creative editor for Promos, Integrated marketing & Entertainment-related special programming. Overseeing a staff of 10 editors, I managed workflows by seamlessly joining production, motion graphics, color correction, audio, and media assets to ensure the highest level of creativity and workmanship. Managed usage of equipment and resources to maximize editorial session efficiency, including edit systems, and media storage. Developed professional competence of staff, both technical and managerial. Ensured employees stayed current on procedures, techniques, and training. Projects with HSN included partnerships with Coca-Cola, HGTV, Disney, and Keith Urban.
•Fast Cuts Editorial – Dallas, TX 
Sr. Creative Editor for major national advertising agencies and brands
•Red Car – Dallas, TX / Los Angeles, CA
Sr. Creative Editor for major national advertising agencies and brands
EDUCATION
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Graduate School of the Arts, Motion Picture and Television Production
ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
Bachelor of Science Visual Communication Design

LinkedIn Profile: linkedin.com/in/ron-sussman-645557b/
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
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