Paula Zimmerman

  • Video Editor/Motion Graphic Designer
  • Louisville, CO
  • Updated 4 weeks ago
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Paula Zimmerman
Video Editor/Motion Graphic Designer

[email protected] | (720) 818-3358 | Louisville, CO | https://linkedin.com/in/pzimmvideocontent

Portfolio: https://liquidvideoworks.com Password: jJvUehdgnGE

SUMMARY
Seasoned Video Editor with 20+ years of experience crafting compelling content across public television, corporate, small business, and non-profit sectors. Expert in advanced editing software, storytelling, and motion design; increased brand recognition and viewership through high-quality video production. Seeking a Video Editor role to leverage a track record of enhancing viewer experience and streamlining post-production processes.

WORK EXPERIENCE
USA Talk Network/The Aaron Harber Show
Part-Time Lead Video Editor

Denver, CO Sep 2022 – Present


Produce engaging interview talk shows, merging multi-camera shots to feature experts across various fields, ensuring content aligns with public television standards.

Develop and maintain comprehensive policy and process documentation for editorial standards, adhering to brand guidelines.

Coach and manage a team of student editors, providing detailed instruction to optimize post-production results.

Enhance viewer experience by optimizing audio and color correction, ensuring compliance with television broadcast regulations, and improving production quality.
Liquid Videoworks
Louisville, CO

Freelance Video Editor/Motion Designer (Self-Employed) Jun 2011 – Present •
Collaborate with clients on video project development, managing the process from scripting to final edits and graphic design.

Enhance brand recognition through the production of engaging video content, achieving an average increase of 10%.

Cultivate enduring client relationships, resulting in a 20% client retention rate through dedicated service and effective problem resolution.

Optimize project workflows, leading to a 25% improvement in efficiency for video production projects.

Deliver high-quality video content for diverse clients, including corporate case studies for a Fortune 100 company and a CEO profile featured on the INC Magazine website.
Head Exposed.com now Kidmoto Technologies
New York, NY

Freelance Video Editor Aug 2010 – Apr 2019 •
Enhanced online brand presence by editing and polishing customer stories, achieving a 25% increase in engagement and conversion rates.

Developed and refined digital content, including blog posts and press releases, resulting in a 30% boost in web traffic.

Improved resource accessibility by integrating multimedia elements into the website, fostering greater engagement and comprehension for users.

Produced compelling marketing videos with scripted content and animations, contributing to heightened brand recognition and customer growth.
KBDI Public Television now PBS12
Creative Services Promotions Editor Denver, CO Feb 2000 – Apr 2009

Co-produced, directed, and edited an award-winning membership campaign video, which successfully garnered over 130 car donations, demonstrating effective persuasive storytelling.


Collaborated with departmental teams to develop marketing and fundraising campaigns that resulted in a 10% rise in viewership and donations.

Led the creation and production of compelling interstitial broadcast content, contributing significantly to the station’s promotional efforts.

Enhanced video editing capabilities by transitioning to advanced editing software, supporting the seamless evolution of production workflows.

Achieved proficiency in a cutting-edge digital archive system in only 3 weeks, demonstrating learning agility.

Coordinated cross-functionally with production crews, seamlessly transitioning between roles as Camera Operator, Audio Engineer, and Graphics Operator. Adapted quickly to changing production needs and delivered exceptional results.

Influenced innovative, fresh ideas for an internal committee proposing new, diverse programming sources, and fostered creativity within the dedicated team.

EDUCATION
Indiana State University Bachelor of Arts, Communication-double majors­Radio/TV/Film Production and Theater

SKILLS
Mac OS • Adobe Premiere Pro • Adobe After Effects • Adobe Media Encoder • Adobe Audition • Adobe Photoshop • Canva • MS Office • Google Suite • Video Editing • Motion Design • Color Correction • Typography

Skills

  • Adobe Premiere
  • After Effects
  • Audio Editing
  • Canva
  • Color Correction
  • Motion Design
  • photoshop
  • Video Editing

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